Does your PCP encourage PSA testing at your annual check-up?

The roles and behaviors of primary care physicians (PCPs) in the US in encouraging men to or discouraging men from having a PSA test to assess possible risk for prostate cancer are still not well understood. … READ MORE …

Do PCPs actually hold pre-testing discussions with patients about prostate cancer risk?

Even though many medical organizations recommend discussions between patients and their doctors before testing of individuals for risk of prostate cancer, there are few hard data about how primary care physicians (PCPs) actually apply thee guidelines to promote informed decision making for prostate cancer testing. … READ MORE …