Fast Five Quiz: Prostate Cancer Practice Essentials

Bradley Schwartz, DO


April 19, 2023

The guidelines recommend managing patients with low-risk disease by performing a digital rectal examination every 12 months. They do not recommend the use of multiparametric MRI as an initial screening tool. The guidelines say that active surveillance should be offered to patients with life expectancy > 10 years, and serum PSA assessment should be conducted every 6 months.

Learn more about the prostate cancer clinical screening guidelines.

This Fast Five Quiz was excerpted and adapted from the Medscape articles Prostate Cancer and Prostate Cancer Diagnosis and Staging.

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