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Measuring the psychosocial impact of population-based prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer in the UK.

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OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the psychosocial impact of participation in a population-based prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing programme, akin to screening, and to explore the relationship between urinary symptoms reported before PSA testing and the response to the subsequent PSA result. PATIENTS AND METHODS: This prospective questionnaire study was nested within the case-finding component of the ProtecT (prostate testing for cancer and treatment) feasibility study (ISRCTN20141297). Men aged ...

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Brindle, LA More by this author
Oliver, SE More by this author
Donovan, JL More by this author
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Journal:
BJU international
Volume:
98
Issue:
4
Pages:
777-782
Publication date:
2006-10-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1464-410X
ISSN:
1464-4096
URN:
uuid:77dd9de1-bfff-4b57-8c24-a3e6559e2e23
Source identifiers:
120613
Local pid:
pubs:120613

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