Clinical outcomes of prostate cancer patients detected by prostate-specific antigen-based population screening in Kanazawa City, Japan.

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OBJECTIVES Most common population screening systems for prostate cancer are administered by municipal governments in Japan. These systems suffer from difficulties in adequate follow up of patients at several urology departments in the region. We analyzed the clinical characteristics and outcomes of prostate cancer patients detected in our prostate-specific… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1442-2042.2011.02796.x

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@article{Kitagawa2011ClinicalOO, title={Clinical outcomes of prostate cancer patients detected by prostate-specific antigen-based population screening in Kanazawa City, Japan.}, author={Yasuhide Kitagawa and Atsushi Mizokami and Kazuyoshi Nakashima and Kiyoshi Koshida and Masayoshi Shimamura and Kimiomi Miyazaki and Nobu Koyama and Mikio Namiki}, journal={International journal of urology : official journal of the Japanese Urological Association}, year={2011}, volume={18 8}, pages={592-6} }