Cancer of the Prostate

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UK sources of information and / or support

The leaflets section of Patient UK

Has information leaflets on Prostate CancerPSA Testing for Prostate Cancer and a decision aid on PSA Testing.

Prostate Cancer UK

Fights to help more men survive prostate cancer and enjoy a better quality of life.

Prostate Cancer Support Federation

An organisation of over 60 UK patient-led prostate cancer support groups.

Prostate Cancer Support Association

Provides support and information for all those affected by prostate cancer

Prostate Cancer Support (North of England

A support organisation for men with prostate cancer and their families.

Prostate Cancer Support Association (Central England)

A patient-led voluntary support group consisting of men and their partners who have been affected by prostate cancer.

Prostate cancer

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Transperineal template biopsy of the prostate

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Prostate cancer (hormone-refractory) - docetaxel

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Low dose rate brachytherapy for localised prostate cancer

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

High-intensity focused ultrasound for prostate cancer

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Cryotherapy as a primary treatment for prostate cancer

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

High dose rate brachytherapy for prostate cancer

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy

A patient guide to complement the NICE national guideline of the same name for health professionals.

UK Prostate Link

A portal for those looking for prostate cancer information.

Everyman Appeal

Raises money for research into prostate and testicular cancer and provides information, support and patient experiences.

Orchid

Exists to save men's lives from testicular, prostate and penile cancers through a range of support services, pioneering research and promoting awareness.

Prostate cancer

Information from CancerHelp UK.

Treating Prostate Cancer

Information from London Cancer.

Prostate cancer

Information from Macmillan Cancer Support.

Prostate information

Information from London Urology Online.

Prostate Cancer

Patient experience from Healthtalkonline.

Prostate Cancer

Information from eMC Medicine Guides

Prostate Cancer

Information from NHS Choices.

See also the Patient UK cancer page for many other links.  


Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

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More detailed medical information

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