[Cost-effectiveness analysis of colorectal cancer screening in general population]

López Bastida J, Sassi F, Bellas Beceiro B, García Pérez, L
Record ID 32018001684
Original Title: Análisis coste-efectividad del cribado del cáncer colorrectal en la población general
Authors' objectives: Determine the cost-effectiveness ratio of screening for colorectal cancer in asymptomatic general population from 50 years with 7 different strategies: screening for annual and biennial faecal occult blood test with immunochemical or guaiac tests, flexible sigmoidoscopy every five years, colonoscopy every ten years and a single colonoscopy at age 50.
Project Status: Completed
Year Published: 2010
English language abstract: An English language summary is available
Publication Type: Full HTA
Country: Spain
MeSH Terms
  • Colorectal Neoplasms
  • Mass Screening
  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Early Detection of Cancer
Organisation Name: Canary Health Service
Contact Address: Dirección del Servicio. Servicio Canario de la Salud, Camino Candelaria 44, 1ª planta, 38109 El Rosario, Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Contact Name: sescs@sescs.es
Contact Email: sescs@sescs.es
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