RECRUITMENT INCENTIVES TO REDUCE DISPARITIES AMONG MEDICALLY UNDERSERVED MEN
- Review: evidence from 2 low quality screening studies does not show a reduction in death from prostate cancer. Ilic, D.; O'Connor, D.; Green, S. // Evidence Based Medicine;Apr2007, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p40
The article presents then abstract of the study "Review: evidence from 2 low quality screening studies does not show a reduction in death from prostate cancer." It highlights the results of the study that reanalysis using intention to screen revealed that groups did not differ for death from...
- Why do men refuse or attend population-based screening for prostate cancer? Nijs, H. G. T.; Essink-Bot, M. L.; DeKoning, H. J.; Kirkels, W. J.; Schröder, F. H. // Journal of Public Health Medicine;Sep2000, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p312
Background. The aims of this study were to investigate the motives for refusing or attending population-based screening for prostate cancer, in relation to various background characteristics.
- The Status of Prostate Specific Antigen and Prostate Cancer Screening in 2009. Schröder, Fritz H.; Roobol, Monique J. // AUANews;Oct2009, Vol. 14 Issue 10, p1
The article discusses screening for prostate cancer (PC) and prostate specific antigen (PSA). It references a 2009 report from the European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer (ERSPC) to apply the results for health care providers and men considering screening. Also included are...
- Focus Groups in the Design of Prostate Cancer Screening Information for Hispanic Farmworkers and African American Men. Meade, Cathy D.; Calvo, Arlene; Rivera, Marlene A.; Baer, Roberta D. // Oncology Nursing Forum;Nov/Dec2003, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p967
Purpose/Objectives: To gain a better understanding of men's everyday concerns as part of formative research for creating relevant prostate cancer screening education; to describe methods and processes used to conduct community-based focus groups. Setting: Community-based settings in catchment...
- Periodic screening with prostate-specific antigen testing reduced mortality from prostate cancer. // Evidence Based Medicine;Aug2009, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p105
The article reports on the study related to the periodic screening with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing to reduce mortality from prostate cancer. The study was conducted to 162,243 men ranging from 55 to 69 years-old across Europe. Meanwhile, the result shows that in most centres, a...
- Prostate Cancer Update 2016. Catalona, William J.; Dahl, Douglas M.; Liauw, Stanley L.; Loeb, Stacy; Nadler, Robert B.; Szmulewitz, Russell // AUANews;Oct2016 Supplement Annual Meeting Highlights Castration-Resistan
A description of the course No. 054PG "Prostate Cancer Update 2016" offered by the American Urological Association (AUA) at Linthicum, Maryland is presented.
- SCREENING FOR PROSTATE CANCER. // Body Bulletin;Apr2002, Vol. 3 Issue 4, p3
Focuses on prostate cancer screening. Rectal examination; Prostatic specific antigen blood test.
- ETMC launches 11th annual free prostate cancer screening. // Trammel Trace Tribune (Tatum, TX);6/25/2009, Vol. 34 Issue 26, p1
The article offers information on the 11th annual free prostate cancer screening by the East Texas Medical Center (ETMC) Regional Healthcare System in June 2009 in Texas.
- Prostate screening's protective role questioned. // Medical Economics;5/10/2011, Vol. 88 Issue 9, p90
The article cites a report from the Swedish National Population Register which shows that screening for prostate cancer does not offer significant protection against prostate cancer death.