Annals On Call episode looks at benefits of sigmoidoscopy for CRC screening

A new episode of the podcast discussed a recent Annals study that assessed the 15-year benefits of sigmoidoscopy screening on colorectal cancer (CRC) incidence and mortality.

A new episode of Annals On Call delved deeper into an analysis of the benefits of sigmoidoscopy for colorectal cancer screening.

Podcast host Robert Centor, MD, MACP, discussed the study with Colin P. West, MD, PhD, FACP, a professor of medicine, medical education, and biostatistics at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn. The study, a pooled analysis of four randomized trials, was published on Oct. 11 by Annals of Internal Medicine and was summarized in the October ACP Gastroenterology Monthly.