Screening for colorectal cancer: a guidance statement from the American College of Physicians. ... Colonoscopy versus fecal immunochemical testing in colorectal-cancer screening. N Engl J Med.
Canadian Task Force on Preventive Health Care.Recommendations on screening for colorectal cancer in primary care. ... College of Physicians.Screening for colorectal cancer: a guidancestatement from the American College ofPhysicians.
The first 2 categories, cancer recurrence or a new primary cancer, pose the highest long-term health risk to colorectal cancer survivors, Dr. ... Internists should also be alert for other common physical late effects of colorectal cancer, said Dr.
The following table provides examples of the different ways that physicians in this study framed their recommendation to patients for colorectal cancer screening:. ... 2007;20:458–468. Guerra, C., et al. "Barriers of and Facilitators to Physician
In 2010, 55% of adults aged 50 to 64 years reported having undergone a recent colorectal cancer screening test, compared with 64% of those aged 65 years and older. ... The report was released by American Cancer Society researchers as part of a new
Results appeared in Cancer. At diagnosis, 38.7% of patients with lung cancer and 13.7% of patients with colorectal cancer were smoking. ... Five months after the diagnosis, 14.2% of patients with lung cancer and 9% of patients with colorectal cancer were
Dear Jerome,. I am not sure how to thank you for asking this most unpleasant gentleman to see me for colorectal cancer screening. ... Recommendations: I have discussed the rationale for colorectal cancer screening and the benefits, alternatives,
Low-dose aspirin in colorectal cancer patients did not increase survival time, a study found. ... Researchers in England did a nested case-control analysis of nearly 4,800 patients who had been diagnosed with colorectal cancer from 1998 through 2007.
The study also found several of the recurrent genetic errors that contribute to colorectal cancer. ... The researchers observed that in the 224 colorectal cancer specimens examined, 24 genes were mutated in a significant numbers of cases.
Page 10 features an in-depth discussion of colonoscopyand its current and potential future place in screening for colorectal cancer.