Published Articles

YouTube awash with misinformation on prostate cancer

Many videos on the site promote complementary or alternative medicines, while others have a commercial bias.
28 November 2018

Low-risk prostate cancer patients slipping through the cracks

Three-quarters of men with this diagnosis are not being monitored.
25 May 2018

More reasons to discourage digital rectal exams

Study finds very low evidence for use in primary care
14 March 2018

‘No place for digital rectal exams’ in general practice

But some GPs are not happy about new prostate cancer guidelines
28 January 2016

Push to restrict MBS rebates for PSA testing

The Cancer Council wants alignment with new national consensus guidelines
21 January 2016

8 things you should know about new PSA guidelines

Here’s a sneak preview on what the Cancer Council and others have agreed
16 January 2016

PSA testing comes up trumps

The tests are helping men avoid aggressive interventions thanks early diagnosis
10 December 2015

Simpler prostate grading on the way

New system significantly outperformed Gleason scoring in trials by Australian and New Zealand pathologists
24 November 2015