Impact of gender on decisions to participate in faecal immunochemical test-based colorectal cancer screening: a qualitative study.

OBJECTIVE Faecal immunochemical tests (FITs) are increasingly being used in population-based colorectal cancer-screening programmes. Uptake of FIT is lower in men than women; however, the reasons for this are not well understood. We aimed to explore gender differences in influences on decisions to participate in FIT screening. METHODS This is a… CONTINUE READING