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Patient Education
& Support

SpaceOAR™ Hydrogel

Field Marketing Managers


We have a dedicated Prostate Health Field Marketing Team that provides resources to help promote awareness of prostate cancer treatment options and educate patients along their treatment journey. Patient activation resources include:

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Patient education
seminars & webinars
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Templated content
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Customizable office
resources for patients
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Patient education
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Patient website has educational resources for patients and caregivers, including:

  • Find-a-Doctor interactive map that helps patients find certified SpaceOAR Hydrogel doctors in their area
  • Clinical evidence and outcomes in easy-to-understand language
  • Patient stories
  • Prostate cancer organizations and support groups
  • Resources such as physician discussion guides, videos, articles and more
  • Spanish-translated resources and information


Educational and downloadable resources


Patient education brochure

Educational brochure about radiation therapy for prostate cancer and how SpaceOAR Hydrogel can help minimize potential side effects.



SpaceOAR Hydrogel animation – minimize side effects

Patients can see how choosing SpaceOAR Hydrogel during prostate radiation treatment can help reduce side effects and improve the quality of their life.

 Click here for a full suite of assets and downloadable resources, including a marketing and media kit. 

Patient Education Coordinators

SpaceOAR Hydrogel educators can help answer patients’ questions about how it works and what to expect with SpaceOAR Hydrogel. Our educators also can help direct patients to helpful resources as they move toward a treatment decision.


Clinical Education

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Caution: U.S. Federal law restricts this device to sale by or on the order of a physician.
CAUTION: The law restricts these devices to sale by or on the order of a physician. Indications, contraindications, warnings, and instructions for use can be found in the product labelling supplied with each device or at Products shown for INFORMATION purposes only and may not be approved or for sale in certain countries. This material not intended for use in France.
SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels are intended to temporarily position the anterior rectal wall away from the prostate during radiotherapy for prostate cancer and in creating this space it is the intent of SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels to reduce the radiation dose delivered to the anterior rectum.
SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels contain polyethylene glycol (PEG). SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogel contains iodine.
Prior to using these devices, please review the Instructions for Use for a complete listing of indications, contraindications, warnings, precautions and potential adverse events.
As with any medical treatment, there are some risks involved with the use of SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels. Potential complications associated with SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels include, but are not limited to: pain associated with SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels injection, pain or discomfort associated with SpaceOAR and SpaceOAR Vue Hydrogels, local inflammatory reactions, infection (including abscess), urinary retention, urgency, constipation (acute, chronic, or secondary to outlet perforation), rectal tenesmus/muscle spasm, mucosal damage, ulcers, fistula, perforation (including prostate, bladder, urethra, rectum), necrosis, allergic reaction (localized or more severe reaction, such as anaphylaxis), embolism (venous or arterial embolism is possible and may present outside of the pelvis, potentially impacting vital organs or extremities), syncope and bleeding. The occurrence of one or more of these complications may require treatment or surgical intervention. URO-989811-AB.
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