Does the Pro-PSA test have any significant, practical clinical value?

The expected promotion of the Beckman Coulter Pro-PSA test as being better and more accurate than standard PSA testing is apparently about to begin. The first round appears to have come with a media release yesterday from Northwestern University. … READ MORE …

The Prostate Health Index: actual utility still to be defined

Last April we reported on activities related to the development of a test known as the Prostate Health Index (PHI or phi), which has been tested for its potential as a tool to better identify men at risk for clinically significant prostate cancer as compared to men with potentially indolent disease. … READ MORE …