PSA prostate cancer test risky, warns task force
A national task force that produces guidelines for doctors says PSA testing should not be used to screen men for possible prostate cancer because it can lead to more harm than benefit. Neil Bell, a professor of family medicine at the University of Alberta, heads the working group and is interviewed. Story runs on Reuters, Yahoo! Canada, CTV, Edmonton Journal, Montreal Gazette, Winnipeg Free Press, St. John’s Telegram, Nanaimo Daily News, other daily newspapers and radio stations across Canada.