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Table 3 Relationship between most important attribute and unlabelled test preference

From: A comparison of US and Australian men’s values and preferences for PSA screening

Attribute Overall (n = 911) US (n = 456) AUS (n = 455)
Unlabelled test preference Unlabelled test preference Unlabelled test preference
No screening like option (n = 613) Screening-like option (n = 298) No screening like option (n = 336) Screening-like option (n = 120) No screening-like option (n = 277) Screening-like option (n = 178)
  N % N % N % N % N % N %
Chance of being diagnosed over 10 years 172 28.1% 99 33.2% 92 27.4% 32 26.7% 80 28.9% 67 37.6%
Chance of dying over 10 years 231 37.7% 140 47.0% 120 35.7% 61 50.8% 111 40.1% 79 44.4%
Chance of needing a biopsy from screening over 10 years 73 11.9% 29 9.7% 43 12.8% 11 9.2% 30 10.8% 18 10.1%
Chance of impotence/incontinence over 10 years 137 22.3% 30 10.1% 81 24.1% 16 13.3% 56 20.2% 14 7.9%