Watchful waiting after PSA tests? No worries
Concerns that men whose prostate cancer is treated conservatively may be left anxious and depressed have been mostly allayed by a 10-year follow-up study.
Australian researchers found men assigned to watchful waiting or active surveillance for low-risk prostate cancers did not have poorer overall mental health than men who had active treatment.
Despite initially causing some distress to patients with low-risk prostate cancer, the study of 341 men interviewed