Colonoscopy workload for endoscopy services in Western countries is increasing markedly because of the implementation of faecal occult blood-based mass screening programmes against colorectal cancer (CRC). We therefore explored the possibility of using a combination of faecal tests to prioritize the access to colonoscopy with criteria other than symptoms and/or time of referral.
|Number of pages||8|
|Journal||EUROPEAN JOURNAL OF GASTROENTEROLOGY & HEPATOLOGY|
|Publication status||Published - 2012|
- colorectal cancer