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Thursday, February 25, 2016

Blog Updates for Feburary 2016

Feb 25, 2016. In Prostate Cancer Calculators we added this calculator: Probability of Recurrence, Potency and Continence after Laprascopic (LRP) Surgery Based on 500 LRP surgery patients of Christopher Eden this calculator accepts PSA and stage and displays the percentage of patients who were cancer-free, the percentage who regained potency and the percentage who regained continence after surgery. It also displays a table of data for all patients fitting the input parameters. The data is based on a follow up of 12 - 36 months with an average follow up of 13.5 months. The site links to a paper that provides more background detail. See theprostateclinic .

Feb 25, 2016. In Prostate Cancer Calculators we added this calculator in the Memorial Sloan Kettering section: Life Expectancy:As described and linked to in this prostatecancerinfo review "to use the tool, you will first be asked a number of questions about your health, your age, and your diagnosis with prostate cancer, and then those data are used to project your risk of death from prostate cancer and from other causes at 10 and 15 years after diagnosis.

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