James E. Montie, MD | Authors

Therapeutic Radiation in Patients With a Rising Post-Prostatectomy PSA Level

January 01, 1998

Drs. Forman and Velasco provide a timely and thorough review of the maturing concept of applying radiation therapy to the prostatic fossa after radical prostatectomy. The guidelines for therapy continue to evolve because of the increasing reliance on blood prostate-specific antigen (PSA) level for both detecting a recurrence of disease and evaluating response to radiotherapy.