Advances in Urology / 2009 / Article / Tab 1

Review Article

Brachytherapy for Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review

Table 1

LDR brachytherapy: clinical results for patients with low-risk prostate cancer.

Author Number of patients PSA relapse definition Median followup Years after diagnosis % of biochimical free reccurence

Ellis et al. [21]239ASTRO47 MONTHS796
Zelefsky et al. [22]319ASTRO63 MONTHS596
Zelefsky et al. [23]1444ASTRO63 MONTHS882
Block et al. [24]118ASTRO49 MONTHS594.7
Khaksar et al. [25]146ASTRO45 MONTHS596
Guedea et al. [26]241ASTRO30 MONTHS393
Stock et al. [14]589ASTRO4.2 YEARS1094
Prada et al. [27]275ASTRO31 MONTHS596
Potters et al. [28]481ASTRO-Kattan82 MONTHS1289
Sharkey et al. [29]1707ASTRO1289
Joseph et al. [30]667ASTRO31 MONTHS884.3
Critz and Levinson [31]1469 0.2 ng/mL6 YEARS1093
Bladou et al. [32]177NOT DEFINED29 MONTHS398
Battermann et al. [33]114ASTRO48 MONTHS589
D’Amico et al. [34]196ASTRO3.9 YEARS595
Sylvester et al. [35]732 PSA rises63 MONTHS1089
Kwok et al. [36]41ASTRO7 YEARS585
Grimm et al. [37]1252 PSA RISES81 MONTHS1087
Wallner et al. [38]126 0.5 ng/mL2.9 YEARS389–91
Martin et al. [39]273Houston5 YEARS1290
Merrick et al. [40]120ASTRO31 MONTHS597

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