Showing 9 articles tagged 'Risk tool':
This ex-mechanic from London estimates he’s saved around 50 lives and potentially hundreds more.
1 in 4 black men will be diagnosed with prostate cancer in their lifetime, double the 1 in 8 risk faced by all men. We don’t know why, but you can help us find out.
Our campaign to find men at higher risk is off to an incredible start thanks to you. But we must keep up momentum over the coming months.
Because the pandemic has made it harder for men to access a GP, it’s likely that thousands more cases of prostate cancer have gone undetected. We need your help to find men at risk.
This week’s results offer a brand-new precision treatment option for a group of men with particularly aggressive forms of advanced prostate cancer.
BLOG: Sophie Lutter explains what we're doing to improve the availability of PSA testing to men who want or need it and why, on its own, it's still not the answer to creating a national screening programme for prostate cancer.
Today, we announce plans for more than £2m of funding to develop a new risk assessment tool for GPs that should indicate the presence of cancer far more accurately than the current PSA test, saving thousands more men's lives.
BLOG: After attending the risk assessment meeting we held last month, Dr Iain Frame, our Director of Research thinks we’re on the way to a big change in the way prostate cancer is diagnosed across the UK. Find out what happened when we brought the experts together and what will happen next.