Items Tagged ‘screening prevention’

July 3rd, 2014

More Effective Colorectal Cancer Prevention with Colonoscopy Doctor with High Rate of Polyp Detection


Recent findings suggest that for more effective colorectal cancer prevention, it’s best to choose a physician for colonoscopy with a higher rate of precancerous polyp detection; meaning that he or she detects more polyps than colleagues in proportion to the number of colonoscopies performed. This study appeared in the New England Journal of Medicine. Colorectal cancer […]

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Tags: Colon Cancer, colonoscopy, News, screening prevention, Screening/Prevention Colon Cancer