SAN DIEGO, May 3, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today, the American Urological Association (AUA) released a new Guideline on the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer, which addresses prostate cancer early detection for the purpose of reducing prostate cancer mortality. The guideline was developed through a rigorous, systematic review of published literature (including data extraction and analysis), and updates the AUA's Best Practice Statement on Prostate-Specific Antigen (PSA), which was released in 2009.
As such, the AUA is holding a press event from its 2013 Annual Meeting to discuss the new guideline.
WHAT: American Urological Association Press Event and Discussion on the new Guideline on the Early Detection of Prostate Cancer
WHO: Led by H. Ballentine Carter, MD
AUA Chair, Detection of Prostate Cancer Guideline Panel
Peter Albertsen, MD
AUA Vice Chair, Detection of Prostate Cancer Guideline Panel
David F. Penson, MD
AUA Chair, Health Policy Council
WHEN: Friday, May 3 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. PDT
WHERE: San Diego Convention Center, San Diego, CA or
Dial in Number: 1-877-394-5901
Participant Code: 9286497
Wendy Isett, AUA 410-977-4770, firstname.lastname@example.org
SOURCE American Urological Association