Search results for "Colorectal cancer"

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QD: News Every Day--Geriatrics society cites 5 more things older patients should question

2) Don’t recommend screening for breast or colorectal cancer, nor prostate cancer with the prostate-specific-antigen test, without considering life expectancy and the risks of testing, overdiagnosis and overtreatment. ... Cancer screening is associated
July 2020

Internal Medicine Meeting 2016 goes to Washington

This issue covers topics such as colorectal cancer screening, the development and implementation of clinical guidelines, and management of stroke patients.
June 2016

QD: News Every Day--Junk food may cause colon polyps in patients already susceptible to them

Junk food diets were associated with more colorectal adenomas in patients with Lynch syndrome, who are already at a high risk of developing colorectal cancer due to mutations in mismatch repair ... Lynch syndrome is believed to be responsible for 2% to 7%
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--U.S. cancer survivors grows to nearly 12 million

QD: News Every Day--U.S. cancer survivors grows to nearly 12 million. ... colorectal cancer survivors (10%). .
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Primary care provider a primary influence on who gets a PSA screen after 75

were 75 years or older and did not have a prior diagnosis of prostate cancer. ... and a 9% variance for colorectal cancer screening by provider, the authors noted.
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Better care in PCMH may stem from culture changes, not from technology

eye examinations and hemoglobin A1c testing for patients with diabetes, chlamydia screening, and colorectal cancer screening (adjusted P<0.05 for each).
July 2020

High-value management of patients with GI symptoms

Cheatham. Another etiology of rectal bleeding is radiation proctitis, which typically develops one to two years after radiation exposure in those treated for cervical cancer or prostate cancer, he noted. ... Cheatham. The role of endoscopy is clear for
June 2017

QD: News Every Day--Multivitamins associated with less cancer incidence

95% CI, 0.88 to 1.09; P=.76), colorectal cancer (multivitamin and placebo groups, 1.2 and 1.4 events, respectively, per 1,000 person-years; HR, 0.89; 95% ... Researchers noted that total cancer rates were likely influenced by the increased surveillance
July 2020

Warning on HCV treatments; more cancer drugs approved

Combination trifluridine and tipiracil (Lonsurf) for metastatic colorectal cancer that is no longer responding to chemotherapy and biological therapy. ... In a study of 800 patients with previously treated metastatic colorectal cancer, patients treated
January 2016

Considering the risks and benefits of birth control options

The risk of breast cancer may or may not be slightly increased: studies do not agree. ... And a meta-analysis found that the risk of colorectal cancer is also decreased.
July 2020

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