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Highlights of USPSTF Updates to Prostate Cancer Screening Guidelines

In May, the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSF) released a final recommendation on prostate cancer screening that was published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. We discussed the updated recommendations with USPSTF Vice-Chairperson ... read more

Expert panel highlights patient choice for prostate cancer screen (Update)

Micrograph showing prostatic acinar adenocarcinoma (the most common form of prostate cancer) Credit: Wikipedia (HealthDay)—More men could receive PSA blood tests for prostate cancer under revised guidelines ... screening potentially less harmful, said ... read more

It's time for a new dialogue about prostate cancer screening

In recent days Ben Stiller made headlines for his courageous and honest account of his prostate cancer ... Reaping screening’s benefits, without the harm The USPSTF has said it is open to reviewing new data and will issue updated recommendations in ... read more

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ACR: Provider Non-Compliance to Lung Cancer Screening Guidelines May Be Lethal for Many Patients

Nearly 160,000 people will die from the disease - more than from breast, colon and prostate ... Imaging Panel. Updates to Lung-RADS™ - a quality assurance tool to standardize lung cancer screening CT reporting and management recommendations – has ... read more


Will Ben Stiller's prostate cancer make more men get PSA testing?

"Certainly, at such a young age, having a cancer [with some aggressive features] should be taken seriously," Ginzburg said. The problem with screening -- as Brawley and the USPSTF ... studies to update its prostate cancer screening guidelines. read more

Dr. Zorba Paster: A recommendation to stop prostate cancer screening

Either my recommendations ... USPSTF looked at the side effects of prostate cancer treatment – issues such as erectile dysfunction, urinary dribbling and recurrent radiation colitis affect up to 30 percent of all those treated – they said: Stop screening. read more

Northside Hospital Prostate Cancer Screening

However, in 2011, the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) released recommendations discouraging the use of prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-based screening for prostate cancer ... News Alerts Real-time updates on breaking stories in Cumming. read more

Expert Panel Highlights Patient Choice for Prostate Cancer Screen

TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- More men could receive PSA blood tests for prostate cancer under revised guidelines released ... diagnosed prostate cancer, making screening potentially less harmful, said USPSTF Vice Chair Dr. Alex Krist. read more

Expert Panel Highlights Patient Choice for Prostate Cancer Screen

TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- More men could receive PSA blood tests for prostate cancer under revised guidelines released ... diagnosed prostate cancer, making screening potentially less harmful, said USPSTF Vice Chair Dr. Alex Krist. read more

Expert Panel Highlights Patient Choice for Prostate Cancer Screen

TUESDAY, May 8, 2018 (HealthDay News) -- More men could receive PSA blood tests for prostate cancer under revised guidelines released ... diagnosed prostate cancer, making screening potentially less harmful, said USPSTF Vice Chair Dr. Alex Krist. read more



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