Sociodemographic correlates of fecal immunotesting for colorectal cancer screening.

@article{Crouse2015SociodemographicCO,
  title={Sociodemographic correlates of fecal immunotesting for colorectal cancer screening.},
  author={Amber L Crouse and S. M. Hossein Sadrzadeh and Lawrence de Koning and Christopher Naugler},
  journal={Clinical biochemistry},
  year={2015},
  volume={48 3},
  pages={105-9}
}
OBJECTIVES Community fecal immunochemical testing (FIT) screening programs are important for detecting early disease and can be effective when promoted by primary care physicians. Screening rates remain low across Canada and may be associated with sociodemographic factors. DESIGN AND METHODS Fecal immunochemical testing results for a new community-based screening program were obtained from Calgary Laboratory Services from November 18, 2013 to May 31, 2014. Screening rates were determined for… CONTINUE READING