Outcomes recorded include:

  • Pathological outcomes after surgery;
  • Biochemical recurrence after surgery or radiotherapy;
  • Prostate cancer-specific death;
  • All-cause mortality; and
  • Quality of life after treatment.

Clinical measures:

  • Transrectal Ultrasonography (TRUS) diagnostic biopsy
  • Transperineal diagnostic biopsy
  • Transurethral Resection of the Prostate (TURP)
  • Treatment types:
    Hormones: (Androgen Deprivation (Chemical/Surgical)
    Surgical pathology (Robotic Laparoscopic Radical Prostatectomy)
                     > Gleason Grade (Primary/Secondary/Tertiary),
                     > Pathology  stage,
                     > Histology sub-type (Acinar/Ductal)
                     > Extra Capsular Extension and location

     Active Surveillance/Watchful Waiting