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  • [SHOULD COLONOSCOPY BE THE PRIMARY SCREENING MODALITY FOR COLORECTAL CANCER IN ISRAEL?] [Review]
    Harefuah 2019; 158(8):523-528Abu-Freha N
  • Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most common cancer in Israel, with about 3,100 new cases annually. The available screening methods are occult fecal blood testing, stool DNA, sigmoidoscopy, colonoscopy and virtual colonoscopy. Each modality has different sensitivity, specificity, participation rates, complications, availability and mortality reduction rate. In Israel, the fecal immunochemica…
  • Management of Malignant Large-Bowel Obstruction. [Journal Article]
    Dis Colon Rectum 2019; 62(9):1028-1030Hsu J, Sevak S
  • An otherwise healthy 59-year-old man presented to the emergency department with 2 weeks of narrowed stools, 5 days of obstipation, and 1 day of abdominal pain, nausea, and vomiting. Computed tomography revealed an obstructing sigmoid mass without evidence of metastatic disease, and the CEA was 1.2 ng/mL. Flexible sigmoidoscopy confirmed a circumferentially obstructing distal sigmoid neoplasm. End…
  • Strategies for Colorectal Cancer Screening. [Journal Article]
    Gastroenterology 2019Ladabaum U, Dominitz JA, … Schoen RE
  • The incidence of colorectal cancer (CRC) is increasing worldwide. CRC has high mortality when detected at advanced stages, yet it is also highly preventable. Given the difficulties in implementing major lifestyle changes or widespread primary prevention strategies to decrease CRC risk, screening is the most powerful public health tool to reduce mortality. Screening methods are effective but have …
  • Colorectal cancer screening among Hispanics/Latinos in the HCHS/SOL sociocultural ancillary study. [Journal Article]
    Prev Med Rep 2019; 15:100947Castañeda SF, Gallo LC, … Gupta S
  • Latino adults are more likely to be diagnosed with colorectal cancer (CRC) at later stages compared to white adults which may be explained by disparities in screening rates. The aim of this study was to examine factors associated with three CRC screening indicators [i.e., 1) any CRC screening ever (via, fecal occult blood test (FOBT), sigmoidoscopy, or colonoscopy); 2) FOBT in last year, 3) sigmo…
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