Cost-effectiveness of early one-year colonoscopy surveillance after polypectomy

Cesare Hassan, Pj Pickhardt, E Di Giulio, Dh Kim, A Zullo, S. Morini

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Abstract

Some colorectal cancers have been unexpectedly diagnosed within one year after polypectomy in high-quality trials. The purpose of this study was to assess the clinical and economic impact of early surveillance colonoscopy one year after polypectomy in relation to detection of colorectal cancer.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)964-964-71; discussion 971
JournalDISEASES OF THE COLON & RECTUM
Volume52
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2009
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Aged
  • Colonic Polyps
  • Colonoscopy
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Continuity of Patient Care
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Decision Trees
  • Humans
  • Life Expectancy
  • Middle Aged
  • Prevalence

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