To screen or not to screen: the prostate cancer dilemma

@inproceedings{Stone2015ToSO,
  title={To screen or not to screen: the prostate cancer dilemma},
  author={Nelson N Stone and E. David Crawford},
  booktitle={Asian journal of andrology},
  year={2015}
}
The European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate (ERSPC) has updated their previous seminal report on prostate cancer mortality comparing screened men to controls. Now with 13 years follow-up, the rate ratio of prostate cancer mortality was 0.79 favoring the screened population. The authors concluded that there was a "substantial reduction in… CONTINUE READING