USPSTF Responds to Malecare’s Questions regarding PSA Screening

Malecare sent questions to Albert Siu, MD, Chairperson of the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force about plans to review their 2012 recommendation against the use of the PSA test for prostate cancer screening.  We thought that this information would be important since the USPTF is currently soliciting public comments on the research design of their review [...]

By |2021-02-17T10:23:50-05:00November 11th, 2015|Advanced Prostate Cancer, Advocacy, PSA, Uncategorized, USPTF|0 Comments

Early Evidence, The USPSTF Blows – Higher-Risk Prostate Cancers Increase From 2011 to 2013

Between 2011 and 2013, the proportion of men diagnosed with intermediate- or high-risk prostate cancer, increased by 3% per year. Thank you members of the United States Preventive Services Task Force for realy blowing it and tapping in the nail into the coffins of American men. In a preliminary study the authors estimate that this [...]

By |2017-10-19T10:47:29-04:00February 25th, 2015|Advanced Prostate Cancer, Advocacy, Prostate Ponderings, PSA, Uncategorized|0 Comments