A National Survey of Radiation Oncologists and Urologists on Perceived Attitudes and Recommendations of Active Surveillance for Low-Risk Prostate Cancer.

Affiliation

Division of Urology, University of Colorado-Denver, Denver, CO; Cancer Outcomes and Public Policy Effectiveness Research (COPPER) Center, Yale University, New Haven, CT. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Clinical factors and barriers affecting adoption of active surveillance (AS) for low-risk prostate cancer (PCa) remain poorly understood. We performed a national survey of radiation oncologists (RO) and urologists (URO) about the perceptions and recommendations of AS for low-risk PCa.

Keywords

Active surveillance,Physician bias,Prostate cancer,Survey,

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