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Evaluating the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial High Grade Prostate Cancer Risk Calculator in 10 international biopsy cohorts: results from the Prostate Biopsy Collaborative Group.

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OBJECTIVES: To assess the applicability of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial High Grade (Gleason grade ≥ 7) Risk Calculator (PCPTHG) in ten international cohorts, representing a range of populations. METHODS: A total of 25,512 biopsies from 10 cohorts (6 European, 1 UK and 3 US) were included; 4 implemented 6-core biopsies, and the remaining had 10 or higher schemes; 8 were screening cohorts, and 2 were clinical. PCPTHG risks were calculated using prostate-specific antigen, digital rectal ...

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10.1007/s00345-012-0869-2

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Ankerst, DP More by this author
Freedland, SJ More by this author
Cronin, AM More by this author
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Journal:
World journal of urology
Volume:
32
Issue:
1
Pages:
185-191
Publication date:
2014-02-05
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EISSN:
1433-8726
ISSN:
0724-4983
URN:
uuid:1fd665bd-8c67-45bb-8bdb-7d39841a372a
Source identifiers:
365860
Local pid:
pubs:365860

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