Prostate Cancer Prevention, Screening, Treatment, and Survivorship Recommendations

Kathleen Wiley, RN, MSN, AOCNS®; Patricia Friend, PhD, APRN-CNS, AOCNS®, AGN-BC
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One in nine men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer, the second leading cause of cancer-related death in men in the United States. Survival varies greatly depending on the disease’s severity and extent at diagnosis: five-year survival rates are near 100% for local or regional disease, but they drop to 30% for metastatic prostate cancer.

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