Long-term prediction of prostate cancer: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) velocity is predictive but does not improve the predictive accuracy of a single PSA measurement 15 years or more before cancer diagnosis in a large, representative, unscreened population Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although PSA velocity is significantly increased in men with prostate cancer up to two decades before diagnosis, it does not aid long-term prediction of prostate cancer.

publication date

  • February 20, 2008

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1200/JCO.2007.13.1490

PubMed ID

  • 18281654

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 835

end page

  • 41

volume

  • 26

number

  • 6