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ACP issues guidance statement for breast cancer screening of average-risk women with no symptoms | Internal Medicine Meeting 2019 News | ACP Internist

The age to start and discontinue mammography, screening intervals, the role of imaging methods other than mammography, and the role of clinical breast examination have been points of disagreement among guideline developers.
April 2019

Increasing colorectal cancer screening | ACP Internist

Screening rates increased from 2000 to 2015 but continue to lag behind goal levels.
January 2019

American Cancer Society wants colon cancer screening at age 45 : ACP Internist

Until last week, colon cancer screening for most folks started at age 50. Why 50? Why hadn't the colonoscopy coming of age been set younger ...
April 2019

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

Mailed outreach invitations resulted in higher colorectal cancer screening compared with usual care, according to a study. The study , by fi...
April 2019

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

Increased colorectal cancer screening rates lowered incidence and mortality from 1% to 6% by state, but could go even further by reaching th...
April 2019

QD: News Every Day-- One-third of doctors overuse MRIs for breast cancer screening : ACP Internist

More than a third of physicians reported offering MRIs and other breast cancer screening tests that exceeded guidelines for a low-risk 51-ye...
April 2019

Don't blur the message on cancer screening : ACP Internist

Recently the USPSTF renewed its position on ovarian cancer screening. The panel reminded the public that there's no value in doing blood tes...
April 2019

Rethink pink: breast cancer screening evidence met politics and lost : ACP Internist

The controversy started at exactly 5 p.m. Monday, when the Annals of Internal Medicine lifted its embargo on new breast cancer screening re...
April 2019

Breast cancer screening: of chances and choices : ACP Internist

A sardonic insight by Bertrand Russell deftly, if disturbingly, conveys much of what is wrong in the realm of modern health promotion, part...
April 2019

No End in Sight for Prostate Cancer Screening : ACP Internist

This post by Kevin Pho, ACP Member, aka KevinMD, appeared at Better Health. Is the tide finally turning on PSA screening for prostate ca...
April 2019

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