The impact of prostate volume, number of biopsy cores and American Urological Association symptom score on the sensitivity of cancer detection using the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator.

@article{Ankerst2013TheIO,
  title={The impact of prostate volume, number of biopsy cores and American Urological Association symptom score on the sensitivity of cancer detection using the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator.},
  author={Donna P. Ankerst and Cathee A Till and Andreas C. Boeck and Phyllis Goodman and Catherine M. Tangen and Ziding Feng and Alan W. Partin and Daniel Wai-Tin Chan and Lori Sokoll and Jacob Kagan and John T. Wei and Ian M. Thompson},
  journal={The Journal of urology},
  year={2013},
  volume={190 1},
  pages={70-6}
}
PURPOSE We assessed the independent predictive value of prostate volume, number of biopsy cores and AUASS (American Urological Association symptom score) compared to risk factors included in the PCPTRC (Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator for prostate cancer) and PCPTHG (Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial risk calculator for high grade cancer… CONTINUE READING