Search results for "Colorectal cancer screening"

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Increasing colorectal cancer screening

Perhaps more so than other preventive care, colorectal cancer screening has an infamous reputation. ... To examine status quo bias in the setting of colorectal cancer screening, Dr.
January 2019

QD: News Every Day--Colorectal cancer screening improving, yet short of goals

Colorectal cancer screening and changes in risk factors accounted for half the decline in incidence, the authors reported. ... 14.5 per 100,000 population, and increasing the prevalence of colorectal cancer screening to 70.5%.
July 2020

Colorectal screening methods debated

A chart, “Comparison of guidelines for colorectal cancer screening methods and intervals,” reprinted from that paper, is Table.). ... Colonoscopy versus fecal immunochemical testing in colorectal-cancer screening. N Engl J Med.
June 2016

QD: News Every Day--Mailed outreach, noninvasive options boost colon cancer screening

Mailed outreach invitations resulted in higher colorectal cancer screening compared with usual care, according to a study. ... Authors wrote, “FIT outreach tripled colorectal cancer screening rates, and colonoscopy outreach doubled the rates compared
July 2020

Changing patient behavior with two power words

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
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Cancer incidence rates falling, likely from more colonoscopies

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
July 2020

Parsing the pros and cons of breast cancer screening

way of comparison, colorectal cancer screening gets an “A” grade, indicating clear evidence of benefit, while prostate cancer screening gets a “C,” indicating uncertainty about the balance of benefit and harms. ( ... For colorectal cancer
July 2020

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Colorectal continued from page 10. Comparison of guidelines for colorectal cancer screening methods and intervalsCanadian Task Force on Canadian Task Force on U.S. ... Adherenceto colorectal cancer screening: a ran-domized clinical trial of
May 2016

The Evidence for Colonoscopies as a Cancer Screening Test

Everybody may be wrong. Colonoscopy is increasingly viewed as the gold standard for colorectal cancer screening, but its reputation is not based on solid evidence. ... Even though studies show that screening can reduce disease-specific mortality from
July 2020

Fake chart note reveals what doctor really thinks

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,
July 2020

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