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Screening for prostate cancer: an update.

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OBJECTIVES: To review evidence regarding the potential introduction of prostate cancer screening programmes and highlight issues pertinent to the management of screen-detected prostate cancer. METHODS: Screening for prostate cancer is a controversial health care issue in general and urological practice. A PubMed database search was performed, followed by a systematic review of the literature, to examine the evidence base underlying prostate cancer screening. RESULTS: A prostate cancer screen...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Surgical Sciences, Biomedical Research Centre
Journal:
European urology
Volume:
53
Issue:
1
Pages:
37-44
Publication date:
2008-01-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1873-7560
ISSN:
0302-2838
URN:
uuid:56b87d20-abbb-4b83-b6f0-8c1e5e88036f
Source identifiers:
120679
Local pid:
pubs:120679

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