CRC Screening Promotion and CRC prevention and control

Multilevel health system intervention to increase surveillance colonoscopy for patients with high-risk colorectal polyps

Topic: Colorectal Cancer Prevention Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a common and deadly disease that is largely preventable through the detection and removal of colon polyps. Over 1 million Americans are diagnosed with high-risk polyps of the colon each year and are at increased risk for CRC; however, uptake of recommended repeat colonoscopy in 3 years […]

Follow-up of Abnormal Findings on Colorectal Cancer Screening in a Federally Qualified Health Center: The Role of System-Level Clinical Care Processes

Topic: Colorectal Cancer Screening Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a leading cause for cancer-related mortality in the United States (US), but screening is underutilized, especially in low-resource settings and among low income populations. The study aims to identify deficiencies in clinical care processes required to achieve colonoscopic follow-up after positive FIT. The information gained will serve […]