Performance of prostate cancer prevention trial risk calculator in a contemporary cohort screened for prostate cancer and diagnosed by extended prostate biopsy.


PURPOSE Statistical models such as the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator have been developed to estimate the cancer risk in an individual and help determine indications for biopsy. We assessed risk calculator performance in a large contemporary cohort of patients sampled by extended biopsy schemes. MATERIALS AND METHODS The validation… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.juro.2009.10.007