Androgen-Deprivation Therapy for Nonmetastatic Prostate Cancer Is Associated With an Increased Risk of Peripheral Arterial Disease and Venous Thromboembolism Full Text
European Urology, 06/26/2012
Hu JC et al. – Androgen–deprivation therapy (ADT) for nonmetastatic prostate cancer is associated with an increased risk of peripheral artery disease and venous thromboembolism. Additional research is needed to better understand the potential risks and benefits of ADT, so that this treatment can be targeted to patients for whom the benefits are clearest.