Patient recruitment methods to evaluate treatment decision making for localized prostate cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

American journal of clinical oncology, Volume 33, Issue 4, p.381-6 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Aged, California, Center-Authored Paper, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Costs and Cost Analysis, Data Collection, Decision Making, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Odds Ratio, Patient Selection, Prostatic Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Shared Resources

Abstract:

To examine methods for identifying and recruiting prostate cancer patients prior to initiating treatment to gain insight into the treatment decision process and avoid recall bias.