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Prostate-Specific Antigen Testing for Prostate Cancer: Clinical Utility and Guidelines

Last updated: August 22, 2019
Project Number: RA1060-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Reference List
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical utility of prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines on the use of prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer screening?

Key Message

Two systematic reviews were identified regarding the clinical utility of prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer. In addition, five evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of prostate-specific antigen testing for prostate cancer screening.