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Characteristics of men responding to an invitation to undergo testing for prostate cancer as part of a randomised trial.

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BACKGROUND: Sociodemographic characteristics are associated with participating in cancer screening and trials. We compared the characteristics of those responding with those not responding to a single invitation for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing for prostate cancer as part of the Cluster randomised triAl of PSA testing for Prostate cancer (CAP).
METHODS: Age, rurality and deprivation among 197,763 men from 271 cluster-randomised primary care centres in the UK were compared bet...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1186/s13063-016-1624-6

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Surgical Sciences
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Grant:
Health Technology Assessment Programme 96/20/99/
Publisher:
BioMed Central Publisher's website
Journal:
Trials Journal website
Volume:
17
Issue:
1
Pages:
497
Publication date:
2016-10-13
Acceptance date:
2016-09-24
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EISSN:
1745-6215
Source identifiers:
653520
Language:
English
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uuid:73df20ff-f85c-469c-b768-5f9c3d31eec9
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pubs:653520
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2017-03-29

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