Comparison between the four-kallikrein panel and prostate health index for predicting prostate cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Biomarkers, Tumor
  • Kallikreins
  • Prostate-Specific Antigen
  • Prostatic Neoplasms
  • Protein Precursors
  • Tissue Kallikreins

abstract

  • Prostate-specific antigen screening is controversial due to limitations of the test. We found that two blood tests, the Prostate Health Index and the four-kallikrein panel, performed similarly and could both aid in decision making among Swedish men undergoing a prostate biopsy.

publication date

  • January 2015

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC4503229

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.eururo.2014.08.010

PubMed ID

  • 25151013

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 139

end page

  • 46

volume

  • 68

number

  • 1