Men’s opinions on PSA testing and the USPSTF guideline: does it apply to ME?

A study just published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine suggests that “The new USPSTF recommendation against PSA testing in all men may be met with resistance” on the part of male consumers. … READ MORE …

Cleveland researchers support Stamey’s hypothesis on utility of the PSA test

A recent article in Cancer seems to further support Stamey’s contention (published in 2004) that — at least in the USA — the PSA test has a great deal less value as a screening test for prostate cancer today than it had when it was initially introduced in the 1980s and 1990s. … READ MORE …

And now for some light entertainment

A Swiss prostate cancer research trust (Stiftung Prostrata) paired with ad agency Jung von Matt/Limatt to come up an eye-catching series of print advertisements encouraging men to get a PSA test. … READ MORE …