Use of Urinary Biomarkers for Bladder Cancer Surveillance: Patient Perspectives Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cystoscopy
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • From the patient perspective a urinary biomarker would likely require 95% or greater diagnostic accuracy to supplant cystoscopies for routine bladder surveillance. Inadequate sensitivity may be the major impediment to general acceptance of urinary biomarkers in this setting.

publication date

  • April 2007

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.juro.2006.11.066

PubMed ID

  • 17382711

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1277

end page

  • 82; discussion 1282

volume

  • 177

number

  • 4