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July 2017 A new injection could spare men the side effects of prostate cancer treatment, such as impotence and incontinence. The drug, being trialled by British doctors, is injected into tumours to kill them, but leaves surrounding healthy tissue and nerves intact....read more
January 2017 Mr Tim Dudderidge, Consultant Urologist speaks to Dr Mark Porter on Radio 4’s Inside Health programme. He discusses the options for prostate treatment. Listen below or view the transcript. This story was also covered by BBC Radio...read more
New scan helps men avoid risky and painful prostate biopsy when they first suffer symptoms of cancer
June 2017 Men with suspected prostate cancer could be spared painful and risky needle biopsy tests thanks to a new scanning technique that can detect tumours just as accurately, a new study has found. Read more. This story appeared in the Daily...read more
March 2016 Doctors believe a “revolutionary” sound wave technique being used to treat prostate cancer could be as effective as surgery or radiotherapy – and cause fewer side effects. Read more. This story appeared in the Daily Mail and the Daily...read more
The freezing needles that turn prostate cancer into ice cubes: Treatment that destroys tumours being offered to men as alternative to surgery.
June 2015 A treatment that destroys tumours by turning them into ice is being offered to men as an alternative to traditional surgery for prostate cancer. Doctors hope the highly accurate technique may help spare more patients from risks associated with full surgical...read more
July 2015 David Tallant, 68, a grandfather and retired carpenter from Poole, Dorset, had his prostate cancer treated with a freezing procedure. Read more. This story appeared in the Daily...read more
March 2014 It is a revolutionary treatment that up until now had only been available to private patients in Southampton. But today, for the first time, NHS patients in the city will be treated with an innovative therapy that can transform the life of those fighting...read more
May 2013 When Andrew Delf was told treatment for his prostate cancer had been successful, he felt an overwhelming sense of relief. The 47-year-old hospital porter had been diagnosed with the disease in 2010 and had undergone radiotherapy to treat an aggressive tumour....read more