Dr. John Sylvester: “Newer does not necessarily mean better.”

Dr. John Sylvester: “Newer does not necessarily mean better.”

Dr. John Sylvester is considered a pioneer in prostate cancer brachytherapy, having performed over 6,000 prostate brachytherapy procedures to date. It’s no surprise that he is well-versed in its history. “Brachytherapy was [first] used for prostate cancer in 1911 and...
Your one-stop shop for the latest in brachytherapy at ASTRO 2018

Your one-stop shop for the latest in brachytherapy at ASTRO 2018

Between a radiation oncologist’s caseload, administrative responsibilities and personal life, keeping tabs on – or even conducting – new research is a difficult task. Capitalizing on the same value ASTRO provides for radiation oncologists to connect with...
Our favorite prostate cancer support resources: 2018 edition

Our favorite prostate cancer support resources: 2018 edition

Roughly the same number of American men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer (1 in 9) as women will be diagnosed with breast cancer (1 in 8) every year. However, for a variety of reasons, prostate cancer awareness does not employ the same level of awareness breast...