cancer, prostate, screening in healthy men
DISEASE INTERVENTION COMPARISON RESULTS
N Engl J Med. 2009 Mar 26;360(13):1310-9 Randomized Controlled Trial, Multicenter Study
IN cancer, prostate, screening in healthy men The Use of
screeing using annual PSA testing and digital rectal examination for 6 years
As Diagnostic Tool
Is equal Than
usual care, not routine screening
To modify mortality by prostatic cancer (2/10,000 person-years screening VS 1.7/10,000 controls) despite detecting more prostatic cancers (116/10,000 person-years screening VS 95/10,000 controls)