International trends in prostate-cancer mortality in the "PSA ERA".

  title={International trends in prostate-cancer mortality in the "PSA ERA".},
  author={Steven E. Oliver and Michael T. May and D Gunnell},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  volume={92 6},
Incidence and mortality from prostate cancer were rising in most countries until the late 1980s. Following a number of advances in the management of prostate cancer, including introduction of the prostate-specific antigen (PSA) test, there have been reports of declines in mortality in Canada, the United States and the United Kingdom. To investigate the extent to which this pattern was seen in other industrialised countries, we used routinely collected data to explore recent changes in prostate… CONTINUE READING

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