The early detection and treatment of prostate cancer: the perspective of the Canadian Task Force on the Periodic Health Examination.

@article{Feightner1994TheED,
  title={The early detection and treatment of prostate cancer: the perspective of the Canadian Task Force on the Periodic Health Examination.},
  author={John W. Feightner},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={1994},
  volume={152 5 Pt 2},
  pages={1682-4}
}
Few would challenge the important health burden associated with prostate cancer. This concern, combined with the emergence of a biochemical test that has the potential for early detection, has fueled enthusiasm for concerted efforts aimed at early detection and treatment of prostate cancer. Reflecting the approach and perspective of the Canadian Task Force on the Periodic Health Examination, this report argues for the objective evaluation of evidence to address the question of whether to… CONTINUE READING

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