Who should be included in a clinical trial of screening for bladder cancer?: A decision analysis of data from the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Clinical Trials as Topic
  • Decision Support Techniques
  • Early Detection of Cancer
  • Patient Selection
  • Urinary Bladder Neoplasms

abstract

  • Screening for bladder cancer can be optimized by restricting it to a subgroup of patients considered to be at elevated risk. Different eligibility criteria for a screening trial can be compared rationally using decision-analytic techniques.

publication date

  • January 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4036636

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/cncr.27692

PubMed ID

  • 22736219

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 143

end page

  • 9

volume

  • 119

number

  • 1