David S. Weinberg, MD, MSc; Robert E. Schoen, MD, MPH
CME Objective: To review current evidence for prevention, screening, and practice improvement of screening for colorectal cancer.
Funding Source: American College of Physicians.
Disclosures: Drs. Weinberg and Schoen, ACP Contributing Authors, have disclosed the following conflicts of interest: Payment for manuscript preparation: Disclosures can also be viewed at www.acponline.org/authors/icmje/ConflictOfInterestForms.do?msNum=M14-0799.
Editors' Disclosures: Christine Laine, MD, MPH, Editor in Chief, reports that she has no financial relationships or interests to disclose. Darren B. Taichman, MD, PhD, Executive Deputy Editor, reports that he has no financial relationships or interests to disclose. Cynthia D. Mulrow, MD, MSc, Senior Deputy Editor, reports that she has no relationships or interests to disclose. Deborah Cotton, MD, MPH, Deputy Editor, reports that she has no financial relationships or interest to disclose. Jaya K. Rao, MD, MHS, Deputy Editor, reports that she has stock holdings/options in Eli Lilly and Pfizer. Sankey V. Williams, MD, Deputy Editor, reports that he has no financial relationships or interests to disclose. Catharine B. Stack, PhD, MS, Deputy Editor for Statistics, reports that she has stock holdings in Pfizer.
With the assistance of additional physician writers, Annals of Internal Medicine editors develop In the Clinic using resources of the American College of Physicians, including ACP Smart Medicine and MKSAP (Medical Knowledge and Self-Assessment Program).
Weinberg DS, Schoen RE. Screening for Colorectal Cancer. Ann Intern Med. 2014;160:ITC5–1. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-160-9-201405060-01005
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2014;160(9):ITC5-1.
Cancer Screening/Prevention, Colonoscopy/Sigmoidoscopy, Colorectal Cancer, Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Gastrointestinal Cancer.
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