James A. Talcott, MD, SM
CME Objective: To review current evidence for prevention, screening, diagnosis and staging, shared decision making, and treatment of prostate cancer.
Funding Source: American College of Physicians.
Disclosures: Dr. Talcott, ACP Contributing Author, has disclosed no conflicts of interest. Forms can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M15-1986.
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This issue provides a clinical overview of prostate cancer, focusing on prevention, screening, diagnosis, staging, shared decision making, consultation, the role of primary care providers, and treatment. The content of In the Clinic is drawn from the clinical information and education resources of the American College of Physicians (ACP), including MKSAP (Medical Knowledge and Self-Assessment Program). Annals of Internal Medicine editors develop In the Clinic in collaboration with the ACP's Medical Education and Publishing divisions and with the assistance of additional science writers and physician writers.
James A. Talcott. Prostate Cancer. Ann Intern Med. 2015;163:ITC1. doi: 10.7326/AITC201512010
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