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Screening for cancer

Known as: Early Cancer Detection, neoplasms screening, cancer detection early 
Clinical testing designed to identify the presence of a specific cancer in an asymptomatic individual or population thought to be at risk of that… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background Although the incidence and mortality of gastric cancer have gradually decreased, its burden remains in East Asian… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND An accurate, noninvasive test could improve the effectiveness of colorectal-cancer screening. METHODS We compared a… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
IMPORTANCE Mammography plays a key role in early breast cancer detection. Single-institution studies have shown that adding… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Prostate cancer is one of the leading causes of death from malignant disease among men in the developed world. One… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Screening for breast cancer with mammography has been shown to decrease mortality from breast cancer, and mammography is the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The effect of screening with prostate-specific-antigen (PSA) testing and digital rectal examination on the rate of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Dear Sir: We read with interest the revised guideline from the American Cancer Society, the US Multi-Society Task Force on… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Film mammography has limited sensitivity for the detection of breast cancer in women with radiographically dense… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Cervical-cancer screening strategies that involve the use of conventional cytology and require multiple visits have… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
PURPOSE To present prevalence screening data from a nonrandomized screening trial by using low-dose computed tomography (CT) and… Expand
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