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Evaluating the PCPT risk calculator in ten international biopsy cohorts: results from the Prostate Biopsy Collaborative Group.

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OBJECTIVES: To evaluate the discrimination, calibration, and net benefit performance of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial Risk Calculator (PCPTRC) across five European randomized study of screening for prostate cancer (ERSPC), 1 United Kingdom, 1 Austrian, and 3 US biopsy cohorts. METHODS: PCPTRC risks were calculated for 25,733 biopsies using prostate-specific antigen (PSA), digital rectal examination, family history, history of prior biopsy, and imputation for missing covariates. Predict...

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10.1007/s00345-011-0818-5

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Ankerst, DP More by this author
Freedland, SJ More by this author
Thompson, IM More by this author
Cronin, AM More by this author
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Journal:
World journal of urology
Volume:
30
Issue:
2
Pages:
181-187
Publication date:
2012-04-05
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EISSN:
1433-8726
ISSN:
0724-4983
URN:
uuid:a60de66b-a50f-4129-a85d-91bcd3fcd809
Source identifiers:
365855
Local pid:
pubs:365855

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