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Latest results from the UK trials evaluating prostate cancer screening and treatment: the CAP and ProtecT studies.

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The European Randomised Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer (ERSPC) demonstrated a significant reduction in prostate cancer-specific mortality. The ongoing Comparison Arm for ProtecT (CAP) cluster randomised controlled trial (RCT) evaluates prostate cancer screening effectiveness by comparing primary care centres allocated to a round of prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing (intervention) or standard clinical care. Over 550 centres (around 450,000 men) were randomised in eight United Kin...

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10.1016/j.ejca.2010.09.016

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences, Biomedical Research Centre
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Journal:
European journal of cancer (Oxford, England : 1990)
Volume:
46
Issue:
17
Pages:
3095-3101
Publication date:
2010-11-05
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EISSN:
1879-0852
ISSN:
0959-8049
URN:
uuid:507cb400-e137-469f-aced-f2a847525329
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107146
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pubs:107146

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