Dr Grummet was invited to write this article as a guest blog on Adelaide Urologist Dr Nicholas Brook’s website in February 2014.
What’s wrong with the current standard method of prostate biopsy?
What is transperineal biopsy, and why is it safer?
Are there any downsides to the transperineal approach?
Is it as good as TRUS at cancer detection?
What other advantage might TP biopsy provide?
Dr Grummet wrote this article published in the June 2014 edition of Medical Observer.
At last. Through the dark clouds of controversy that have cast shadows over the diagnosis of prostate cancer for so many years, a ray of light is just starting to shine through. That light’s somewhat longwinded name is multiparametric MRI.Read More