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Health Management

Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Management

2016 01 Jul

Clinical Trial to Test If MRI Can Replace Current Standard of Care A team of scientists in Canada has secured funding for a ‏three-year Phase III clinical trial focused on improving ‏the way we biopsy for prostate cancer and whether ‏magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can replace the current ‏standard of care to diagnose prostate cancer.   The... Read more

IMAGING Management

MRI Screening for Prostate Cancer?

2015 17 May

Researchers at University of Gothenburg (Sweden) say a new method that combines a traditional PSA test with an MRI can detect a significantly greater number of prostate cancer cases and improve diagnostic accuracy. They conducted the study as part of the largest international research project on prostate cancer. Based on 384 Swedish subjects, the study... Read more