When even people at high risk do not take up colorectal cancer screening

Ladabaum, Uri
December 2007
Gut;Dec2007, Vol. 56 Issue 12, p1648
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the study on efforts of countries in developing colorectal cancer (CRC) screening initiatives especially to higher-risk groups. The target is to invite relatives of CRC patients to undergo colonoscopy, however, only 38% agreed with the procedure. The author stressed the importance of improving significant technologies to better understand patients' risks and deliver more efficient screening services.


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