Tools for Living Well With Prostate Cancer

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October 24, 2018




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An online audience of prostate cancer patients and their caregivers joined us virtually for a recent webcast in association with The Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University and the Patient Empowerment Network to hear the latest treatment and research news and tips for living well with prostat cancer.

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Conversations With Your Care Team: How Can I Learn More About Prostate Cancer Clinical Trials?

How can prostate cancer patients get involved in clinical trials? Watch now to hear expert Brenda Martone explain the basics of clinical trial participation.


An Update on Emerging Prostate Cancer Treatment Research

What’s the latest in prostate cancer treatment news? Tune in as expert Dr. Maha Hussain discusses recent developments in clinical trials and the promise of PARP inhibitors.


What Is Recommended for Prostate Cancer Patients With Bone Pain?

How are bone-strengthening agents used in prostate cancer care? Watch now as expert Dr. Maha Hussain breaks down strategies for symptom management by disease stage.


What Is a Prostate Cancer Vaccine?

How does a vaccine work to treat prostate cancer? Tune in to hear prostate cancer expert Dr. Maha Hussain share insight on research for targeted vaccine therapies.


Understanding Prostate Cancer Treatment Approaches

How are different prostate cancer types treated? Watch as prostate cancer expert Dr. Maha Hussain explains various treatment agents, how they work and more.


The Role of Testosterone in Prostate Cancer Disease Behavior and Course of Treatment

Prostate cancer experts Dr. Maha Hussain and Brenda Martone discuss the testosterone link to prostate cancer, how hormone therapy works and medications to avoid. Watch now to hear their expert knowledge.


Conversations With Your Care Team: How Does Personalized Medicine Influence Prostate Cancer Treatment Decisions?

How do doctors evaluate which treatment is right for each prostate cancer patient? Expert Dr. Maha Hussain discusses treatment options considerations and how treatment decision-making is guided in precision medicine.


What Treatment Side Effects Do Prostate Cancer Patients Experience?

Adult nurse practitioner Brenda Martone discusses a range of common side effects prostate cancer patients may experience after surgery or radiation. Tune in to find out more.


Fear of Making the Wrong Decision: Finding the Appropriate Prostate Cancer Treatment for You

How can prostate cancer patients who weighing the risks, benefits and side effects of treatment options feel confident in their choice? Watch now to learn from experts.


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Host, Patient Power Co-Founder, Two-Time Cancer Survivor and Patient Advocate


This is a Patient Empowerment Network program produced by Patient Power in partnership with Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University. We thank Astellas, Clovis Oncology and Pfizer for their support.

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