Search results for "Colorectal cancer"

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QD: News Every Day--1 in 20 adult outpatients misdiagnosed annually

The second used an algorithm to detect a lack of follow-up of abnormal clinical findings for colorectal cancer. ... And, the authors wrote, the rate of misdiagnoses could be an underestimate, based on conditions not considered by the study, such as other
October 2019

Taking a drink: what patients should know

Higher quantity drinking (=three drinks per day vs. one drink per day) increased the all-site cancer mortality risk among men and women, as well as increased risk of colorectal cancer ... Prospective study of alcohol consumption quantity and frequency
January 2013

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%
October 2019

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%). .
October 2019

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.
October 2019

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).
October 2019

Warnings on fluoroquinolones, antipsychotics, becaplermin

The SPOT-Light HER2 CISH genetic test to determine if patients with breast cancer are good candidates for treatment with trastuzumab (Herceptin). ... Marketing of the ELISA DR-70 Blood Test, used to detect and monitor post-surgery tumors in patients with
September 2008

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
October 2019

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

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.
October 2019

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