Article Abstract

LATITUDE and other coordinates in quality of life of prostate cancer patients

Authors: Maria Lucia Reale, Consuelo Buttigliero, Marcello Tucci, Rosario F. Di Stefano, Francesca Vignani, Massimo Di Maio


For prostate cancer as for many other solid tumors, cancer treatments are constantly and rapidly evolving. The primary goals remain, however, the same: to allow patients to live longer and to live better (1). Clinical benefit integrates, in fact, treatment effectiveness as well as assessment of quality of life (QoL).