Early chemo – Information

I’ve been asked by a few people about early chemo I started at the end of July 2016 so I thought these links might help anyone looking for info. They are all sources I used when deciding whether or not to go for early chemo. If you know of any others, please let me know.

VIDEO:

https://vimeo.com/149626704

PDF ABOUT UPFRONT DOCETAXEL:

http://www.ctu.mrc.ac.uk/13706/13710/docetaxel_prostate_cancer

THE MAIN STAMPEDE TRIAL SITE:

http://www.stampedetrial.org/

PROSTATE CANCER UK’s INFO:

http://prostatecanceruk.org/about-us/news-and-views/2015/5/your-questions-answered-on-stampede

MACMILLAN FACTSHEET ON DOCETAXEL (the long list of side effects are all “possibles”, not “definites”. 

http://www.macmillan.org.uk/cancerinformation/cancertreatment/treatmenttypes/chemotherapy/individualdrugs/docetaxel.aspx

The above links were all live and, as far as I know, up to date in October 2016 but if you’re clicking on them after that date the info might have been updated elsewhere. 

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