Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening in men without symptoms of prostate cancer

Published by Thomas Agoritsas, Philipp Dahm, Lytvyn Lyubov, Kari Tikkinen on Sep 13, 2018

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PICOS

PICO 1.1

Population
*Men without symptoms of prostate cancer (whole body of evidence)
Intervention
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
Comparator
No screening
Outcomes

PICO 1.2

Population
*Men without symptoms of prostate cancer (evidence from ERSPC trial)
Intervention
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
Comparator
No screening
Outcomes

PICO 1.3

Population
Men with family history of prostate cancer
Intervention
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
Comparator
No screening
Outcomes

PICO 1.4

Population
Men of african descent
Intervention
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
Comparator
No screening
Outcomes

PICO 1.5

Population
Men of lower socio-economic level (as assessed by lower education)
Intervention
Prostate-specific antigen (PSA) screening
Comparator
No screening
Outcomes