Table 1

Reported prostate cancer protective behaviors

Study 1aStudy 2aPb
n (%)n (%)
Protective behaviors<0.001
 Nothing43 (22)20 (13)
 Self-care only49 (25)19 (12)
 Conventional carec52 (26)51 (33)
 Conventional care with self-carec53 (27)66 (42)
  Total197 (100)156 (100)
  • a Study 1, three community-based primary care practices; Study 2, one university-based primary care practice.

  • b P tests the difference between Study 1 and Study 2 with respect to protective behaviors.

  • c Categories “conventional care” and “conventional care with self-care” were combined in subsequent analyses.