2017. They divided participants from four databases into two cohorts: patients ages 50 to 74 years, who were eligible for colorectal cancer screening, and an older cohort of those ages 75 ... All articles from the July 24, 2020, ACP Gastroenterology
Surveillance colonoscopies should be performed at one- to three-year intervals based on the combined risk factors for colorectal cancer and findings from previous colonoscopies. ... All articles from the March 22, 2019, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
Colorectal cancer screening is recommended for average-risk adults who do not have symptoms between the ages of 50 and 75 years, according to a new guidance statement from ACP. ... All articles from the November 22, 2019, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) expanded its recommended ages for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening to ages 45 to 75 years, lowering the threshold from age 50. ... All articles from the May 28, 2021, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
The detection rate for proximal colon cancer declined only from the first to the second screening round (0.63 to 0.36 per 1,000 persons screened), while the rate for ... All articles from the October 26, 2018, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Using inpatient and outpatient data from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, researchers assessed risk of all-cause mortality in a primary cohort of new users of PPIs or H. ... All articles from the July 28, 2017, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
A single, high-quality negative screening colonoscopy was associated with reduced incidence of or death from colorectal cancer for more than 17 years, an observational study found. ... All articles from the June 26, 2020, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly
Although these data and those from other studies support multivariate FIT-based screening for colorectal cancer, the editorialist wrote, such an approach would require a clear screening objective. ... All articles from the September 28, 2018, ACP
They reviewed incident rates per 100,000 population, changes in three-year moving averages (pooled rates from 2000 to 2002 vs. ... All articles from the December 18, 2020, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.
Results from the meta-analysis were published Feb. 26 by Annals of Internal Medicine. ... All articles from the March 22, 2019, ACP Gastroenterology Monthly Newsletter.