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Date:9/14/2010

Patient Leaflet

To obtain a free digital copy of the leaflet Do I need a prostate biopsy? simply send your e-mail address by filling out the form at http://www.prostatehealthindex.org/patient1-request-form.asp

Research findings

These include a recent study published in The Journal of Urology, which confirmed that the phi score is a better predictor of prostate cancer risk than PSA or percent free PSA alone in men 50 years of age and older with a PSA range of 2-10 ng/mL who had a digital rectal exam with no suspicious findings.[1]

Reference

[1] Le BV, Griffin CR, Loeb S, Carvalhal GF, Kan D, Baumann NA, Catalona WJ. [-2] pro-PSA is more accurate than total and free PSA in differentiating prostate cancer from benign disease in a prospective prostate cancer screening study. J of Urology 2010 April; 183(4):1355-1359.

The Beckman Coulter phi

This combines three automated blood tests into one index that estimates a man's probability of having prostate cancer found on biopsy. Beckman Coulter phi is a composite score of Access Hybritech PSA, free PSA and the new p2PSA (not available in the United States) assay, which measures the free PSA isoform [-2]proPSA. This assessment can only be carried out in a hospital or medically approved laboratory.

About Beckman Coulter

Beckman Coulter, Inc., a $3.3 billion company based in California, USA, develops, manufactures and markets products that simplify, automate and innovate complex biomedical tests. More than 200,000 Beckman Coulter systems operate in laboratories around the world, supplying critical information for improving patient health and reducing the cost of care. For more information, visit http://www.beckmancoulter.com.


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