Association of androgen deprivation therapy with depression in localized prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Androgen Antagonists
  • Depression
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Pharmacologic ADT increased the risk of depression and inpatient psychiatric treatment in this large study of elderly men with localized PCa. This risk increased with longer duration of ADT. The possible psychiatric effects of ADT should be recognized by physicians and discussed with patients before initiating treatment.

publication date

  • June 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4966343

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2015.64.1969

PubMed ID

  • 27069075

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1905

end page

  • 12

volume

  • 34

number

  • 16