Proton Therapy: Prostate Cancer Cure?

February 7, 2011

Men's Health

Stephen Hahn, MD, chairman of the department of Radiation Oncology, is talks about the use of proton therapy for prostate cancer, an area where clinicians are working to implement trials designed to determine whether the new treatment provides a benefit over conventional radiation. "Most men are coming to us convinced that protons are absolutely better," he says. "The challenge is to discuss the available data, and why man of us feel as if we don't know whether it's better." Read More