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Screening for Prostate Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement (continued)
Figure. Relative Risk of Prostate Cancer Death for Men Screened With PSA Versus Control Participants, by Country
The European countries are ordered by descending median length of follow-up. Prostate cancer mortality results by individual country participating in the ERSPC trial became available in 2012.
ERSPC = European Randomized Study of Screening for Prostate Cancer; PLCO = U.S. Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial.
|Country||Screened||Control||Risk Ratio (95% CI)|
|United States||158||38,340||145||38,345||1.09 (0.87–1.36)|