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Formerly known as the Public Securities Association, a professional organization for banks, broker-dealers, and other organizations that underwrite securities. It serves as a lobbying group and provides education and training to members and non-members. It maintains offices in New York, Washington DC, and London, with affiliated offices in Hong Kong and other locations.
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SAN FRANCISCO -- Obese men are less likely to have abnormal prostate-specific antigen test results, which may reduce the rate of prostate biopsies in these men, compared with lean men, according to a review of data on 4,789 men obtained in a national survey.
Evaluation of two methods to facilitate shared decision making for men considering the prostate-specific antigen test. J Gen Intern Med 2001; 16:391-98.
Despite this, a prostate-specific antigen test should be administered to monitor patients after an RCP, especially in patients treated with prostate-sparing techniques.
Determinants of Prostate-Specific Antigen Test Use in Prostate Cancer Screening by Primary Care Physicians.
The prostate-specific antigen test has a sensitivity of 75% and a specificity of 74%.
The partnership is designed to increase awareness of the disease and educate men about benefits of early screening by providing up to 1,500 free prostate-specific antigen tests for qualified men at LabCorp's 1,882 patient service centers across the country.

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