Research associated with Cancer - prostate

Projects:

Impact of a Plain Language Prostate Cancer Decision Aid on Decision Making

Publications:

Prostate cancer screening decisions: Results from the DECISIONS study.
Hoffman RM, Couper M, Zikmund-Fisher BJ, Levin CA, McNaughton-Collins M, Helitzer DL, VanHoewyk J, Barry MJ. Archives of Internal Medicine 2009;169(17):1611-1618.

Evidence-based patient choice: A prostate cancer decision aid in plain language.
Fagerlin A, Holmes-Rovner M, Kelly-Blake K, Ohene-Frempong J, Rovner D, Stableford S, Wei JT. BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2005;5:16.

Patient education materials for prostate cancer: a critical review.
Fagerlin A, Holmes-Rovner M, Jentoft C, Rovner D, Stableford S, Wei JT. Annals of Internal Medicine 2004;140:721-728.

Racial disparities in the treatment of localized/regional prostate cancer.
Underwood W, DeMonner S, Ubel PA, Fagerlin A, Sanda M, Wei JT. Journal of Urology 2004;171(4):1504-1507.

Press Coverage:

Study: living wills don't, can't work
May 11, 2004

Living wills don't work, study says
May 10, 2004

Study: prostate cancer education data poor
May 04, 2004

Negative side effects downplayed in prostate cancer treatment guides
May 03, 2004