Influence of age on incident diabetes and cardiovascular disease in prostate cancer survivors receiving androgen deprivation therapy.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


The Journal of urology, Volume 193, Issue 4, p.1226-31 (2015)


Observational data suggest that androgen deprivation therapy increases the risk of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Using data from the population based PCOS we evaluated whether age at diagnosis and comorbidity impact the association of androgen deprivation therapy with incident diabetes and cardiovascular disease.