The summary below is from the full reports titled “Cost-Effectiveness Analyses of Colorectal Cancer Screening: A Systematic Review for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force,” “Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Recommendation and Rationale,” and “Screening for Colorectal Cancer in Adults at Average Risk: A Summary of the Evidence for the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force.” They are in the 16 July 2002 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 137, pages 96-104, 129-131, and 132-141). The first report was written by M Pignone, S Saha, T Hoerger, and J Mandelblatt; the second report was written by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force; and the third report was written by M Pignone, M Rich, SM Teutsch, AO Berg, and KN Lohr.
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Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Recommendations from the United States Preventive Services Task Force. Ann Intern Med. ;137:I–38. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-137-2-200207160-00003
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2002;137(2):I-38.
Cancer Screening/Prevention, Colorectal Cancer, Gastroenterology/Hepatology, Gastrointestinal Cancer, Hematology/Oncology.
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