Reprinted from CA-- Cancer J Clin 1997;47:261-4, with permission of the publisher, Lippincott-Raven Publishers, with minor editorial clarifications but no substantive changes.
American Cancer Society guidelines for the early detection of prostate cancer†
Update, June 10, 1997
Version of Record online: 20 NOV 2000
Copyright © 1997 American Cancer Society
Volume 80, Issue 9, pages 1805–1807, 1 November 1997
How to Cite
Eschenbach, A. v., Ho, R., Murphy, G. P., Cunningham, M. and Lins, N. (1997), American Cancer Society guidelines for the early detection of prostate cancer. Cancer, 80: 1805–1807. doi: 10.1002/(SICI)1097-0142(19971101)80:9<1805::AID-CNCR17>3.0.CO;2-9
- Issue online: 20 NOV 2000
- Version of Record online: 20 NOV 2000
The American Cancer Society recently convened a workshop to review existing guidelines for the screening of prostate cancer in view of the growing amount of research data regarding screening and early detection since the original guidelines were put forth in 1992. This article provides an overview of these revised guidelines.