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www.urologytimes.com/view/psa-screening-in-prostate-cancer-the-controversy-continues

Sep 9, 2020 ... The PLCO trial showed no benefit for PSA screening, while the ERSPC trial showed a 20% reduction in mortality from prostate cancer with PSA ...

www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJM199104253241702

Apr 25, 1991 ... There is a need for improved methods of detecting prostate cancer while it is still confined to the gland. Measurement of serum PSA ...

jnccn.org/view/journals/jnccn/13/12/article-p1566.xml

Dec 1, 2015 ... Before PSA testing, most prostate cancers were detected through a digital rectal examination (DRE) or in men with symptoms of advanced disease, ...

www.npr.org/sections/health-shots/2012/05/21/153234671/all-routine-psa-tests-for-prostate-cancer-should-end-task-force-says

May 21, 2012 ... Catalona insists the evidence suggests routine PSA screening prevents as many as 40 percent of prostate cancer deaths by catching the disease ...

www.cancerquest.org/patients/detection-and-diagnosis/psa-test-prostate-specific-antigen

1 Many men with elevated PSA levels DO NOT have prostate cancer. Additionally, not all prostate cancers cause PSA levels to rise.

www.thennt.com/nnt/psa-test-to-screen-for-prostate-cancer

May 23, 2013 ... Elevated serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) levels, a protein found in the prostate, are loosely correlated with prostate cancer.

stanfordhealthcare.org/medical-tests/t/tumor-markers/types/prostate-specific-antigen-psa.html

Testing for elevated levels of prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in the blood may indicate prostate cancer, and is used to evaluate cancer treatment.

utswmed.org/medblog/prostate-cancer-psa-test

Oct 11, 2016 ... PSA blood tests are controversial in screening for prostate cancer. But Dr. Roehrborn says they save lives.

acsjournals.onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/full/10.1002/cncr.31337

May 21, 2018 ... PSA testing, prostate biopsy, prostate cancer diagnosis, and definitive local treatment were determined using associated International ...

www.aarp.org/health/conditions-treatments/info-2018/new-prostate-cancer-test.html

May 18, 2018 ... A study has found that a new prostate-cancer screening test, IsoPSA, is far more accurate than the current PSA test, according to a report ...

www.medicinenet.com/prostate_specific_antigen/article.htm

Thus, accurate screening tools to detect clinically significant prostate cancer are needed. The trade-off of PSA testing is that although PSA testing increases ...