Patients' experiences and reported barriers to screening colonoscopy: A systematic review.

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1537 Background: Colonoscopy is a component of most colorectal screening programs, as a primary test or as follow-up to an abnormal FOB test. Little is known about why some patients do not comply with colonoscopy after being referred. METHODS A search strategy using three themes of screening, colonoscopy, and patient acceptance was developed and used in… (More)

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@article{McLachlan2009PatientsEA, title={Patients' experiences and reported barriers to screening colonoscopy: A systematic review.}, author={Stela McLachlan and Archie C A Clements and Joan Austoker}, journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology}, year={2009}, volume={27 15_suppl}, pages={1537} }