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New study shows intermittent HT as effective as continuous HT

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This report was apparently published today at the annual meeting of the American Society of Clinical Oncology...


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Great news. These findings will influence the importance given to the newer drugs as well (such as Abiraterone acetate), which do not make part of the protocols of the patients/cases used in the trials but have proven effectiveness with lesser side effects.
I hope institutions like NCCN will alter their guidelines and introduce newer measures regarding HT, based on truthful results like these.

Here is the abstract of the trials;

Thanks for posting the article.


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