What is the role of iFOBT in screening for colorectal cancer?

Ransohoff, David F.
October 2007
Gut;Oct2007, Vol. 56 Issue 10, p1343
Academic Journal
The article discusses the Policy makers will need to consider if it has one, not only as an adjunct to Guaiac Fecal-Occult Blood Test (gFOBT) screening. As a primary screening test s creening for colorectal cancer using gFOBT has been shown in randomized controlled trials to reduce colorectal cancer mortality. A method that could determine which people with a positive gFOBT have false positive results.


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