Draft clinical practice guidelines for PSA testing released at World Cancer Congress

2014 World Cancer Congress. Melbourne, Australia: Leading Australian cancer agencies are seeking community and professional input into draft clinical practice guidelines aimed at maximising the benefits and minimising the harms of use of the Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) test for prostate cancer. Released today for public consultation, the Australian draft guidelines have been developed by [...]

By |2015-01-30T03:47:48+00:00January 30th, 2015|General News|0 Comments

Prostate cancer now number one in Australia and rising

Adam Cresswell, The Australian Prostate cancer has overtaken colorectal cancer to become the most commonly diagnosed malignancy in Australia. And figures show that the numbers of new prostate cancer cases are rising far faster than expected. A report by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, to be released today, says that in contrast to [...]

By |2015-03-16T01:30:57+00:00January 10th, 2015|Medical|0 Comments