African-American race is a predictor of prostate cancer detection: Incorporation into a pre-biopsy nomogram Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • African Americans
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • AA race remains an independent predictor of prostate cancer detection in men undergoing initial prostate biopsy. This nomogram is the first to individualise the risk by AA or Caucasian race in a predictive model for counselling men on their probability of having cancer at the time of their first biopsy.

publication date

  • October 2006

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1111/j.1464-410X.2006.06388.x

PubMed ID

  • 16978273

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 783

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 98

number

  • 4