Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial

Known as: PLCO 
The Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial, or PLCO Trial, is a large-scale study to determine if certain tests will reduce… (More)

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1983-2017
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND The prostate component of the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial was undertaken to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT Screening for ovarian cancer with cancer antigen 125 (CA-125) and transvaginal ultrasound has an unknown effect on… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
CONTEXT The effect on mortality of screening for lung cancer with modern chest radiographs is unknown. OBJECTIVE To evaluate… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Establishing a cancer screening biomarker's intended performance requires "phase III" specimens obtained in asymptomatic… (More)
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2011
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2011
INTRODUCTION Identification of individuals at high risk for lung cancer should be of value to individuals, patients, clinicians… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
We followed our initial genome-wide association study (GWAS) of 527,869 SNPs on 1,172 individuals with prostate cancer and 1,157… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Several epidemiologic studies suggest that higher folate intakes are associated with lower breast cancer risk… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The objectives of the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial are to determine in screenees ages 55-74 at… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian (PLCO) Cancer Screening Trial is enrolling 148,000 men and women ages 55-74 at ten… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Prostate, Lung, Colorectal and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial, which is randomizing 74,000 screening arm participants (37,000… (More)
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