Screening & Diagnosis

Articles about PSA screening and the diagnosis of prostate cancer.
Herbal Treatments May Affect the Screening Test for Prostate Cancer
Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
Information about prostate cancer screening and follow up care using the various prostate specific antigen (PSA) tests.
Understanding Your Pathology Report: Prostate Cancer

Benefit of PSA Reduced by Loss of Quality-Adjusted Life-Years

Aug 16, 2012 - Although the European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer has reported a 29 percent reduction in prostate-cancer mortality for men who undergo prostate-specific antigen screening, the benefit is attenuated by loss of quality-adjusted life-years due to post-diagnosis effects, according to a study published in the Aug. 16 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine.

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