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Cancer Network and journal ONCOLOGY Highlight Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) Screening

October 28, 2013

NORWALK, Conn., Oct. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — UBM Medica US announces that Cancer Network, the leading online community for medical professionals working in oncology, offers special coverage of Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA) screening online and in the October issue of the journal ONCOLOGY. Coverage includes review articles, commentaries, and a special PRO/CON feature where oncologists debate two sides of controversial topics.

Among the special coverage:

    --  Should All Colorectal Cancer Patients Over Age 60 Be Screened for
        Prostate Cancer?
    --  PSA Screening for Colorectal Cancer Patients: Proceeding With Caution
    --  PSA Screening in Men Newly Diagnosed With Colorectal Cancer: Each
        According to His Group's Means?
    --  PSA Screening: The Case in Favor
    --  PSA Screening: Good Evidence Shows Little Benefit, Significant Harms

Cancer Network is the digital home of the journal ONCOLOGY and the long-trusted reference Cancer Management: A Multidisciplinary Approach.

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Source: PR Newswire