Treating

  • Making treatment decisions

    Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. It can be difficult to make a decision, but information and support will help.

  • Hormonal therapies

    Find out about different hormonal therapies and how they work.

  • Chemotherapy

    Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat many different types of cancer. It is most commonly given as an injection into a vein or as tablets or capsules.

  • Radiotherapy

    Radiotherapy is the use of high-energy rays, usually x-rays and similar rays (such as electrons) to treat cancer.

  • Surgery

    Surgery is an important treatment for many cancers.

  • Supportive and other treatments

    Other treatments can be used as part of the main cancer treatment and to treat side-effects.

  • Targeted (biological) therapies

    Targeted (biological) therapies can change cells to treat cancer.

  • Clinical trials

    Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.

Treatment for advanced (metastatic) prostate cancer

A urologist talks about treatment options for advanced prostate cancer.

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Treatment for advanced (metastatic) prostate cancer

A urologist talks about treatment options for advanced prostate cancer.

About our cancer information videos