Home > Health Library > Outcomes of PSA Screening for Men Followed Over a 13-Year Period
The largest study of prostate cancer screening so far showed that prostate cancer is more likely to be found with PSA testing than without PSA testing. And it showed that PSA testing may prevent a small number of men from dying of prostate cancer.
The information shown here is based on the best available evidence.
ByHealthwise StaffPrimary Medical ReviewerAdam Husney, MD - Family MedicineSpecialist Medical ReviewerRichard M. Hoffman, MD, MPH - Internal Medicine
Current as ofAugust 20, 2015
Current as of:
August 20, 2015
Adam Husney, MD - Family Medicine & Richard M. Hoffman, MD, MPH - Internal Medicine
To learn more about Healthwise, visit Healthwise.org.
© 1995-2016 Healthwise, Incorporated. Healthwise, Healthwise for every health decision, and the Healthwise logo are trademarks of Healthwise, Incorporated.
Feeling under the weather?
Use our interactive symptom checker to evaluate your symptoms and determine appropriate action or treatment.
I Want To...
Join Our Social Network