Knowledge of and Practice Patterns for Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes in Korean Surgical Residents

@inproceedings{Park2013KnowledgeOA,
  title={Knowledge of and Practice Patterns for Hereditary Colorectal Cancer Syndromes in Korean Surgical Residents},
  author={JangHo Park and Soo Young Lee and Duck-Woo Kim and Sung Bum Kang and Seung-Yong Jeong and Kyu Joo Park},
  booktitle={Annals of coloproctology},
  year={2013}
}
PURPOSE Obtaining a detailed family history through detailed pedigree is essential in recognizing hereditary colorectal cancer (CRC) syndromes. This study was performed to assess the current knowledge and practice patterns of surgery residents regarding familial risk of CRC. METHODS A questionnaire survey was performed to evaluate the knowledge and the level of recognition for analyses of family histories and hereditary CRC syndromes in 62 residents of the Department of Surgery, Seoul… CONTINUE READING