Prostate Cancer in Elderly Men: Screening, Active Surveillance, and Definitive Therapy.

@article{Roussel2015ProstateCI,
  title={Prostate Cancer in Elderly Men: Screening, Active Surveillance, and Definitive Therapy.},
  author={Breton N Roussel and Gregory M Ouellet and Supriya G Mohile and William Dale},
  journal={Clinics in geriatric medicine},
  year={2015},
  volume={31 4},
  pages={615-29}
}
Prostate cancer (PCa) is a common medical condition in the United States, with an estimated 16% of men receiving a diagnosis during their lifetime. Although it is the second leading cause of cancer-specific deaths among men, PCa will not be the cause of death for most men who are diagnosed with it. Although there are notable improvements recently, the relative dearth of high-quality data concerning PCa screening and treatment in older men calls for a thoughtful approach to evaluating such men… CONTINUE READING
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