Talking With Your Patients About Screening for Prostate Cancer

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Talking With Your Patients About Screening for Prostate Cancer

Description

This fact sheet for clinicians provides information to guide discussions on prostate-specific antigen screening for prostate cancer with male patients. Based on a comprehensive review of medical evidence, the fact sheet provides screening information, discussion points, and scenarios.

Developer:

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)

Funding Sources:

U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF)

History

Release Date: 2012
Original Summary: July 2013
Last Updated: 08/28/13

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