Toward understanding nonparticipation in sigmoidoscopy screening for colorectal cancer.

@article{Blom2008TowardUN,
  title={Toward understanding nonparticipation in sigmoidoscopy screening for colorectal cancer.},
  author={Johannes Blom and Li Wu Yin and Annika Lid{\'e}n and Anders Dolk and Bengt W. Jeppsson and Lars A P{\aa}hlman and Lars H Holmberg and Olof Nyr{\'e}n},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={122 7},
  pages={1618-23}
}
Understanding the reasons for nonparticipation in cancer screening may give clues about how to improve compliance. However, limited cooperation has hampered research on nonparticipant profiles. We took advantage of Sweden's comprehensive demographic and health care registers to investigate characteristics of all participants and nonparticipants in a pilot… CONTINUE READING