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Jim C. Hu, M.D.

Jim C. Hu, M.D.

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Dr. Massimo Loda of Weill Cornell Pathology and Dr. Jim C Hu of Weill Cornell Urology/ NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital awarded the Prostate Cancer Foundation Special Challenge Award.

This award funds cross-disciplinary teams of investigators in strategic areas to help support transformational prostate cancer research to accelerate progress towards the reduction of death and suffering due to recurrent or advanced prostate cancer.

 

For more info on the Prostate Cancer Foundation, visit: https://www.pcf.org/

Use of Novel Modalities to Manage Prostate Cancer Varies Across United States

For both prostate diagnosis and treatment, there has been evidence demonstrating significant geographic variation in practice patterns,” said urologic oncologist Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH Read More

Experts urge medical societies to reconsider prostate cancer screening guidelines

“The ideal scenario would be for professional societies to recognize the long-term downstream benefits of PSA screening in terms of reducing the risk for prostate cancer metastases and death in men with more than a 10-year life expectancy,” said Dr. Jim Hu of Weill Cornell Urology. To learn more about prostate cancer screening guidelines, please click here

What Are the Long-Term Benefits of PSA Screening for Prostate Cancer?

"We hope that a better understanding of the benefits of the PSA test will help more men receive the right treatment at the right time and reduce the burden of metastatic prostate cancer," senior author Jim Hu, MD, MPH, of Weill Cornell Medicine Urology. Learn More

Commentary: Benefits of PSA Test for Prostate Cancer Substantially Greater than Generally Appreciated

"The benefits of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test to screen men for prostate cancer may be greater than the harm, say investigators at Weill Cornell Medicine, NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital, University of Washington School of Medicine - WWAMI and the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center.

Prostatectomy of Mixed Mortality Benefit in Men with Cancer

Dr. Jim Hu, a professor of urologic oncology at New York Presbyterian/Weill Cornell, in New York City, told Reuters Health by email, "The challenge of randomized trials for prostate cancer is the long period of time needed for meaningful differences to occur, and in turn, practice patterns change as we wait for these events." Read More.

Dr. Jim Hu - Robotic Extraperitoneal Radical Prostatectomy Surgical Video With Narration

In this video, Jim C. Hu, MD, MPH presents a case of a patient who had prior surgery and was not offered a robotic assisted radical prostatectomy for prostate cancer. In this presentation, he demonstrates that a safe approach to surgery may be used in men with prior abdominal surgery, as well as men with a higher body mass index.

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600. Dr. Jim C. Hu goes over some common questions many men have about prostate cancer surgery, a.k.a. radical prostatectomy.

Dr. Jim Hu - How Does Prostate Cancer Affect a Man's Sexual Function?

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600. Dr. Jim C. Hu goes over some common questions many men have about the impact of prostate cancer and treatment on sexual function and climax.

To request an appointment online to see an NYC prostate cancer specialist, please visit: https://urology.weillcornell.org/request-appointment

Dr. Jim Hu - Does Prostatectomy Cure Prostate Cancer?

If you would like an appointment, please call us at (646) 962-9600.

Dr. Jim C. Hu discusses various factors that contribute to whether a radical prostatectomy has a curative outcome in any given patient.

To request an appointment with an NYC Urologist specializing in prostate cancer at Weill Cornell Medicine, please visit: https://urology.weillcornell.org/request-appointment

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