Patient Concerns – Active Surveillance

  1. 1.5
    What was your initial reaction at diagnosis? (2:13) Patient Jim Bertoni resides in California and is a member of the Prostate Forum of Orange County. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  2. 2.3
    How did you first learn about active surveillance? (1:59) Patient Dave Perez lives in California and has followed an active surveillance regimen for over 5 years. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  3. 1.3
    What treatment complications did your friends experience? (1:56) Patient Paul Potash resides in San Diego and has followed an active surveillance regimen for 2 ½ years. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  4. 1.5
    How did your HMO initially view active surveillance? (5:10) Patient Franisco Jiminez was diagnosed at age 61 with a Gleason 6. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  5. What did your husband’s urologist recommend? (5:29) Terry Sommerhauer began doing research once her husband was diagnosed. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  6. 4.3
    How safe is a Gleason 6? (1:26) Patient Ferd Becker, MD, has been an active surveillance patient for 4 years. Published on Aug 12, 2015
  7. 1.3
    What is a key benefit from imaging tests? (1:19) Patient Gene Van Vleet is COO of the Informed Prostate Cancer Support Group in San Diego. Published on Aug 12, 2015