Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening in men without symptoms of prostate cancer

Main Editor Thomas Agoritsas, Philipp Dahm, Lytvyn Lyubov, Kari Tikkinen
Language en
Last Update Sep 13, 2018
Published Date Sep 13, 2018
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PICOS
PICO 1.1
P: *Men without symptoms of prostate cancer (whole body of evidence)
I: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
C: No screening
O:

PICO 1.2
P: *Men without symptoms of prostate cancer (evidence from ERSPC trial)
I: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
C: No screening
O:

PICO 1.3
P: Men with family history of prostate cancer
I: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
C: No screening
O:

PICO 1.4
P: Men of african descent
I: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
C: No screening
O:

PICO 1.5
P: Men of lower socio-economic level (as assessed by lower education)
I: Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
C: No screening
O: