Evaluating the impact of public health initiatives on trends in fecal occult blood test participation in Ontario

Abstract

Since the publication of two randomized controlled trials (RCT) in 1996 demonstrating the effectiveness of fecal occult blood test (FOBT) in reducing colorectal cancer (CRC) mortality, several public health initiatives have been introduced in Ontario to promote FOBT participation. We examined the effect of these initiatives on FOBT participation and… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-537

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@inproceedings{HoneinAbouHaidar2014EvaluatingTI, title={Evaluating the impact of public health initiatives on trends in fecal occult blood test participation in Ontario}, author={Gladys N Honein-AbouHaidar and Linda Rabeneck and Lawrence F Paszat and Rinku Sutradhar and Jill Tinmouth and Nancy N Baxter}, booktitle={BMC Cancer}, year={2014} }