One out of 8 men will suffer from Prostate Cancer. It affects not only them but their partners as well. This book is a journal of the author's road from diagnosis to treatment. It explores the multitude of treatment options and why the author chose Proton Beam Radiation Therapy.
A JOURNAL ABOUT PROSTATE CANCER AND PROTONS? ARE YOU KIDDING ME?
Court Nederveld, author
The Author receives disturbing news. His PSA scores are climbing, a precursor to possible prostate cancer. He discovers that the path from this information to a solution is mysterious and never a straight line. The diagnosis is confirmed, prostate cancer. Where to go from here? A crash research project unveils a perplexing mix of possible treatment actions. The concluding results of these treatments all point to positive cancer outcomes. However there is another side to the issue that soon becomes the elephant in the room. Quality of Life after treatment is a controversial discussion. Which protocol offers the best opportunity to live out a normal life?