• PSA disadvantages discussed with minority of men

    7 days ago - By Modern Medicine

    San Francisco- A minority of patients are involved in shared decision-making about prostate cancer screening with PSA, but new strategies to incorporate shared decision-making into practice are being investigated, suggest separate studies presented at the Genitourinary Cancers Symposium in San Francisco.
    At the meeting, investigators at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston reported that less than one-third of patients are advised of both the advantages and disadvantages of prostate cancer screening.
    Dr. Pucheril“This study identifies a gap,” lead investigator Daniel Pucheril, MD, a...
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