Radiation therapy for prostate cancer: An evolving treatment modality

Urol Oncol. 2019 Sep;37(9):579-581. doi: 10.1016/j.urolonc.2019.05.023. Epub 2019 Jul 4.


Radiation therapy for prostate cancer is evolving rapidly with advancing technology and with results from many clinical trials. This article summarizes highlights from the 5 articles published in this issue of Seminars on the current state of radiation treatment and areas of continued development.

Keywords: Brachytherapy; Prostate cancer; Proton; Radiation therapy; Salvage.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Humans
  • Male
  • Prostatic Neoplasms / radiotherapy*