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Prostate Cancer treatment details. Chemotherapy. Air Force Hospital, Athens, Greece



Survival: 9.9 months
   
Toxicity Grade: 4
   
Treatments: Chemotherapy
   
Drugs:
Country: Greece
   
City/State/Province: Athens
   
Hospital: Air Force Hospital
   
Journal: Link
   
Date: 7/2012

Description:
Patients:
This study involved 38 men with previously treated castration-resistant prostate cancer with a median age of 74.5 years.

Treatment:
Patients were treated with the chemotherapy agents paclitaxel and carboplatin.

Toxicities:
The most severe toxicities were of grade 4, including leukopenia and neutropenia. Grade 3 anemia and fatigue were also reported.

Results:
The median overall survival was 9.9 months.

Correspondence: Dr. N. Kentepozidis; email: kentenik@hotmail.com

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