An empirical evaluation of guidelines on prostate-specific antigen velocity in prostate cancer detection Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Biopsy
  • Practice Guidelines as Topic
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • We found no evidence to support the recommendation that men with high PSA velocity should be biopsied in the absence of other indications; this measure should not be included in practice guidelines.

publication date

  • March 16, 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3057983

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1093/jnci/djr028

PubMed ID

  • 21350221

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 462

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 103

number

  • 6