7. Prostate Cancer Prevention

  1. Keith M. Bellizzi3 and
  2. Margot A. Gosney4
  1. Barbara Ercole1 and
  2. Ian M. Thompson Jr2

Published Online: 2 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118312513.ch7

Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice

Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice

How to Cite

Ercole, B. and Thompson, I. M. (2012) Prostate Cancer Prevention, in Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice (eds K. M. Bellizzi and M. A. Gosney), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118312513.ch7

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA

  2. 4

    Clinical Health Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, University of Texas, Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA

  2. 2

    Cancer Therapy and Research Center, The University of Texas, Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78229, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470874424

Online ISBN: 9781118312513

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Keywords:

  • PCa prevention;
  • PSA screening trials;
  • PCPT for PCa prevention;
  • REDUCE study design;
  • SELECT trial

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Rationale for Prevention

  • Psa Screening Trials

  • Conclusion

  • References