Cost effectiveness of a new strategy to identify HNPCC patients.


BACKGROUND Distinguishing hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC) from non-hereditary colorectal cancer (CRC) can increase the life expectancy of HNPCC patients and their close relatives. AIM To determine the effectiveness, efficiency, and feasibility of a new strategy for the detection of HNPCC, using simple criteria for microsatellite… (More)


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@article{Kievit2005CostEO, title={Cost effectiveness of a new strategy to identify HNPCC patients.}, author={Wietske Kievit and Joyce H F M de Bruin and Eddy M M Adang and Johan L. Severens and Jan H. Kleibeuker and Rolf Sijmons and Theo Ruers and Fokko M. Nagengast and H. F. A. Vasen and Joannes H. J. M. van Krieken and Marjolijn Jl Ligtenberg and Nicoline Hoogerbrugge}, journal={Gut}, year={2005}, volume={54 1}, pages={97-102} }