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%.
December 2021

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
December 2021

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--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
December 2021

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
December 2021

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
December 2021

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,
December 2021

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).
December 2021

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

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