Durability of improved physician early detection of cancer after conclusion of intervention support.

@article{Dietrich1994DurabilityOI,
  title={Durability of improved physician early detection of cancer after conclusion of intervention support.},
  author={Allen J. Dietrich and Carol Hill Sox and Tor D. Tosteson and Cliff Woodruff},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={1994},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={335-40}
}
Physicians can potentially play an important role in the early detection of cancer. Interventions designed to encourage these activities have been shown to improve physician performance for up to 1 year. To assess their real value, improved physician performance must be judged over the longer term. The Cancer Prevention in Community Practice Project assisted a random subset of practices in implementing cancer early detection office systems. One year later, these practices were found to have… CONTINUE READING
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