Epidemiology and screening for prostate cancer.

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UNLABELLED: This activity is designed for primary care physicians, internists, and general audiences. GOAL: To provide the reader with a basic understanding of the controversy surrounding population-based prostate cancer screening and of the tools needed to conduct early detection programs for prostate cancer among enrollees. OBJECTIVES: 1. Become familiar with the national debate regarding population-based prostate cancer screening. 2. Learn the essential elements of prostate specific antigen testing for patients. 3. Understand the cost-effectiveness and medico-legal/informed consent issues surrounding prostate cancer detection and screening.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Moul, JW

Published Date

  • August 1997

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Volume / Issue

  • 3 / 8

Start / End Page

  • 1200 - 1205

PubMed ID

  • 10170302

Pubmed Central ID

  • 10170302

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1088-0224

Language

  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States