Funding for this research was provided by:
National Institute for Health Research
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Received: 4 February 2019
Revised: 3 April 2019
Accepted: 18 April 2019
First Online: 11 June 2019
Compliance with ethical standards
: The scientific guarantor of this publication is Prof Shonit Punwani.
: The authors of this manuscript declare no relationships with any companies, whose products or services may be related to the subject matter of the article.
: One of the authors has significant statistical expertise.
: Written informed consent was obtained from all subjects (patients) in this study.
: Institutional Review Board approval was obtained.
: Some study subjects or cohorts have been previously reported in:Dikaios N, Giganti F, Sidhu HS, Johnston EW, Appayya MB, Simmons L, Freeman A, Ahmed HU, Atkinson D, Punwani S. Multi-parametric MRI zone-specific diagnostic model performance compared with experienced radiologists for detection of prostate cancer. Eur Radiol. 2018 Nov 19.Simmons LAM, Kanthabalan A, Arya M, Briggs T, Charman SC, Freeman A, Gelister J, Jameson C, McCartan N, Moore CM, van der Muelen J, Emberton M, Ahmed HU., Prostate Imaging Compared to Transperineal Ultrasound-guided biopsy for significant prostate cancer Risk Evaluation (PICTURE): a prospective cohort validating study assessing Prostate HistoScanning. Prostate Cancer Prostatic Dis. 2018 Oct 2.Simmons LAM, Kanthabalan A, Arya M, Briggs T, Barratt D, Charman SC, Freeman A, Hawkes D, Hu Y, Jameson C, McCartan N, Moore CM, Punwani S, van der Muelen J, Emberton M, Ahmed HU. Accuracy of Transperineal Targeted Prostate Biopsies, Visual Estimation and Image Fusion in Men Needing Repeat Biopsy in the PICTURE Trial. J Urol. 2018 Dec;200(6):1227–1234. doi: ExternalRef removed. Epub 2018 Jul 11.Miah S, Eldred-Evans D, Simmons LAM, Shah TT, Kanthabalan A, Arya M, Winkler M, McCartan N, Freeman A, Punwani S, Moore CM, Emberton M, Ahmed HU. Patient Reported Outcome Measures for Transperineal Template Prostate Mapping Biopsies in the PICTURE Study. J Urol. 2018 Dec;200(6):1235–1240. doi: ExternalRef removed. Epub 2018 Jun 27.
: • retrospective• diagnostic or prognostic study• performed at one institution