Men Diagnosed with Advanced Prostate Cancer Have a Longer Survival if They Have Surgery Followed by Radiation

One of the on-going debates surrounds the question, should men with newly diagnosed advanced prostate cancer have a radical prostatectomy (RP).  In a retrospective study, it was found that men lived longer if they had an RP followed by adjuvant radiotherapy (XRT). The study was reported in, Cancer, a very reputable Journal.