Showing 4 articles tagged 'Risk tool':

Varied access to PSA testing is unacceptable - it’s time for change

29 Mar 2016

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.

New risk tool for GPs set to revolutionise prostate cancer diagnosis within five years

25 Feb 2016

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.

Risky leap puts us on the path to a big change in prostate cancer diagnosis

14 Jan 2015

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.