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The top 20 studies of 2012 for primary care

Tim Leeuwenburg on Kangaroo Island in South Australia discusses an excellent summary in American Family Physician this month of the top 20 most relevant studies of 2012 for primary care.

After more than a decade of follow-up from the Prostate, Lung, Colorectal, and Ovarian Cancer Screening Trial, there appears to be no mortality benefit to screening asymptomatic men for prostate cancer.

The top 20 studies of 2012 for primary care