UMass PCORI PSA decision aid [English]
Department of Family Medicine and Community Health; Meyers Primary Care Institute
Prostatic Neoplasms; Prostate-Specific Antigen; Early Detection of Cancer
Community Health and Preventive Medicine | Male Urogenital Diseases | Neoplasms | Preventive Medicine | Primary Care
This is a presentation developed as a decision aid to help consumers understand the May 2012 recommendations of the US Preventive Services Task Force against routine prostate cancer (PSA) screening and why that might be the right choice for them.
This decision aid was produced in 2013-2014 under research contract 1IP2PI000633 from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to the University of Massachusetts Medical School by personnel from: The University of Massachusetts Medical School, the University of Massachusetts Boston, and the Central Massachusetts Area Health Education Center.
prostate cancer, PSA, cancer screening
Saver, Barry G.; Bacigalupe, Gonzalo; Esparza, Nancy; Cutrona, Sarah L.; Hayes, Marcela; Gorodetsky, Tatyana; Mazor, Kathleen M.; Calista, Joanne; and Luckmann, Roger S., "UMass PCORI PSA decision aid [English]" (2015). Family Medicine and Community Health Publications and Presentations. 272.
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