Randomized trial of different screening strategies for colorectal cancer: patient response and detection rates.

@article{Segnan2005RandomizedTO,
  title={Randomized trial of different screening strategies for colorectal cancer: patient response and detection rates.},
  author={Nereo Segnan and Carlo Senore and Bruno Andreoni and Arrigo Arrigoni and Luigi Bisanti and Alessandro Cardelli and Guido Castiglione and Cristiano Crosta and Roberta DiPlacido and Arnaldo Ferrari and Roberto Ferraris and Franco Ferrero and Mario Fracchia and Stefano Gasperoni and Giuseppe Malfitana and Serafino Recchia and Mauro Risio and Mario Rizzetto and Giorgio Saracco and Mauro Spandre and Delio Turco and Patricia Turco and Marco Zappa},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={2005},
  volume={97 5},
  pages={347-57}
}
BACKGROUND Although there is general consensus concerning the efficacy of colorectal cancer screening, there is a lack of agreement about which routine screening strategy should be adopted. We compared the participation and detection rates achievable through different strategies of colorectal cancer screening. METHODS From November 1999 through June 2001… CONTINUE READING