Expected population impacts of discontinued prostate-specific antigen screening.
Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington.
- Published Article
Wiley (John Wiley & Sons)
- Publication Date
Nov 15, 2014
Discontinuing PSA screening for all men may generate many avoidable cancer deaths. Continuing PSA screening for men aged <70 years could prevent greater than one-half of these avoidable cancer deaths while dramatically reducing overdiagnoses compared with continued PSA screening for all ages.
Report this publication
From MEDLINE®/PubMed®, a database of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
This record was last updated on 06/09/2018 and may not reflect the most current and accurate biomedical/scientific data available from NLM.
The corresponding record at NLM can be accessed at https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25065910