Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

  • Study: Surgery for early prostate cancer doesn't save lives

    By: Alexandra Sifferlin, TIME HealthlandDec 28, 2012
    The findings, published in Thursday's issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, fall in line with mounting concerns about the overscreening and overtreatment of prostate tumors in the U.S. Each year, millions of men are screened for early disease and, based on the results, many undergo invasive biopsies, ...