After a average follow-up of 34 months.

– The patients receiving the targeted heat therapy fared better on all outcome measurements, Prof Issels said. Nearly three years after starting treatment, they were 42 percent less likely a recurrence a recurrence their cancer at the same location or as those always survive the chemotherapy alone an estimated 120 months before local progression of their disease die, compared with. Similarly, an estimated 75 months was the average length of time that patients remained disease free 32 months in the group receiving both treatments, compared with 18 months in the group that received chemotherapy only.

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A number colleagues of the Duke Prostate Center contributed to trial, including Leon Mon, Vladimir Mouraview, Matthew Uhlman, Thomas and Stephen Freedland Polascik.