Andrew J. Vickers, PhD; Kelly Edwards, PhD; Matthew R. Cooperberg, MD, MPH; Alvin I. Mushlin, MD, ScM
Grant Support: This work was supported by the National Cancer Institute (R01CA160816, R01 CA175491, and P50-CA92629), the Sidney Kimmel Center for Prostate and Urologic Cancers, and David H. Koch through the Prostate Cancer Foundation. Dr. Mushlin was supported in part by grant UL1 RR024996 from the National Center for Research Resources of the National Institutes of Health (Clinical and Translational Science Center award). Dr. Edwards was supported in part by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Cancer Institute through the Cancer Prevention and Control Research Network, a network within the CDC's Prevention Research Centers Program (grant 1-U48-DP-000050).
Disclosures: Disclosures can be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M14-0151.
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Current Author Addresses: Dr. Vickers: Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, 307 East 63rd Street, 2nd Floor, Box 44, New York, NY 10065.
Dr. Edwards: Department of Bioethics and Humanities, University of Washington School of Medicine, Box 357120, Seattle, WA 98195.
Dr. Cooperberg: University of California, San Francisco, Box 1695, 1600 Divisadero Street, A-607, San Francisco, CA 94143-1695.
Dr. Mushlin: Weill Cornell Medical Center, Department of Public Health, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065.
Author Contributions: Conception and design: A.J. Vickers, K. Edwards.
Analysis and interpretation of the data: A.J. Vickers, A.I. Mushlin.
Drafting of the article: A.J. Vickers, K. Edwards, M.R. Cooperberg, A.I. Mushlin.
Critical revision of the article for important intellectual content: A.J. Vickers, K. Edwards, M.R. Cooperberg, A.I. Mushlin.
Final approval of the article: A.J. Vickers, K. Edwards, M.R. Cooperberg, A.I. Mushlin.
Vickers AJ, Edwards K, Cooperberg MR, Mushlin AI. A Simple Schema for Informed Decision Making About Prostate Cancer Screening. Ann Intern Med. 2014;161:441-442. doi: 10.7326/M14-0151
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2014;161(6):441-442.
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