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Follow-Up Study for Men Diagnosed With Prostate Cancer Through Participation in a Prostate Specific Antigen Screening Program

This study has been completed.
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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT00035217
First Posted: May 3, 2002
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2005
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Collaborator:
Urological Research Foundation
Information provided by:
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
  Purpose
There is controversy concerning the preferred treatment for men with localized prostate cancer with regard to the relative effectiveness of different treatments in controlling the cancer and how different treatments affect the patient's quality of life. The purpose of this research is to describe the disease course of prostate cancer and to determine the effectiveness, potential complications, and quality of life after different treatments in men with prostate cancer detected via screening with prostate-specific antigen (PSA) and/or digital rectal examination

Condition
Prostate Cancer

Study Type: Observational
Study Design: Observational Model: Defined Population
Observational Model: Natural History
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Retrospective/Prospective
Official Title: Follow-Up Study for Men Diagnoses With Prostate Cancer Through Participation in a Prostate Specific Antigen Screening Program

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  Eligibility

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Ages Eligible for Study:   40 Years and older   (Adult, Senior)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   Male
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   No
Criteria
Men with prostate cancer diagnosed through the PSA screening study
  Contacts and Locations
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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT00035217


Locations
United States, Missouri
Washington University School of Medicine
St. Louis, Missouri, United States, 63110
Sponsors and Collaborators
National Center for Research Resources (NCRR)
Urological Research Foundation
  More Information

ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT00035217     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: NCRR-M01RR00036-0838
First Submitted: May 2, 2002
First Posted: May 3, 2002
Last Update Posted: June 24, 2005
Last Verified: December 2003

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
Prostatic Neoplasms
Genital Neoplasms, Male
Urogenital Neoplasms
Neoplasms by Site
Neoplasms
Genital Diseases, Male
Prostatic Diseases