Vol. 11, Issue Number 3 – The Recent Screening Studies For Prostate
In this issue of Prostate Forum, Dr. Snuffy Myers analyzes two 2009 New England Journal of Medicine studies on prostate cancer screening and the subsequent media storm that ensued. Myers concludes that both studies were published too early to really show any benefit to screening; he warns that the results need to be interpreted with caution lest US policymakers alter screening policy, leading to millions of needless deaths nationwide.
Volume 11, Issue 3