Christopher J. Kane, MD | Authors

Focus on Transitional Disease: A Critical Interval to Delay Progression of Prostate Cancer

April 19, 2021

ONCOLOGY® editorial board member E. David Crawford, MD, and colleagues, propose a new model for guiding the treatment of prostate cancer that focuses on a “transitional state,” which occurs during the interval of progression to metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer.

Robotic Prostatectomy Improves Outcomes-After the Potentially Risky Adoption Phase

July 15, 2012

In summary, both RALP and ORP are excellent operations in experienced hands. They are also technically difficult to perform consistently well, so in my view, surgeons should attempt to master the operation they perform rather than hastily switching to robotic surgery, unless they have an opportunity for significant mentorship and surgical volume.