Prostate cancer: Elective pelvic nodal radiotherapy: is the jury still out?

Elective pelvic nodal irradiation (EPNI) remains a controversial area in prostate cancer management. Two articles published in the International Journal of Radiation, Oncology, Biology and Physics present additional data regarding the benefits of EPNI for patients with high-risk prostate cancer, suggesting that EPNI confers no benefit in overall survival or biochemical-progression-free survival.

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