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Volume 9 (2009), Pages 1040-1045
http://dx.doi.org/10.1100/tsw.2009.113
Research Article

The Utilization of Gleason Grade as the Primary Criterion for Ordering Nuclear Bone Scan in Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer Patients

1Department of Urology, Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, United States
2Department of Urology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, USA
3Deparment of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, United States
4Division of Nuclear Medicine, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, USA

Received 14 July 2009; Revised 2 September 2009; Accepted 5 September 2009

Academic Editor: Anthony Atala

Copyright © 2009 Chad Ritenour et al.

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