Th is thesis describes research on screening for prostate cancer. To improve understanding of the thesis, some background information will be provided in this introduction. First, a short description of the prostate and of prostate cancer will be given in Chapter 1, followed by more detailed background information on screening for prostate cancer in Chapter 2. Th e fi nal part of this introduction, Chapter 3, will outline the scope of this thesis.

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Keywords prostate cancer, screening strategies
Promotor Bangma, C.H. (Chris) , Schroder, F.H.
Publisher Erasmus University Rotterdam
Sponsor Abbott, Astellas, Astra Zeneca, Beckman Coulter, Ferring, GlaxoSmithKline, Eli-Lilly, Novartis, Olympus, Pfizer, Sanofi Aventis, Stichting Contactgroep Prostaatkanker, Stichting Urologisch Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek, Stichting Wetenschappelijk Onderzoek Prostaatkanker, Fonds Nuts Ohra
ISBN 978-909025-121-9
Persistent URL hdl.handle.net/1765/19434
Citation
Tineke, T.. (2010, April 28). Improving Screening Strategies for Prostate Cancer. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/19434