Risk Factors for Diagnosis of Colorectal Cancer at a Late Stage: a Population-Based Study
作者: Angeline S. AndrewSiddhartha ParkerJoseph C. AndersonJudy R. ReesChristina RobinsonBruce RiddleLynn F. Butterly
作者单位: 1Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
2Section of Gastroenterology, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center
3Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center
4New Hampshire State Cancer Registry
刊名: Journal of General Internal Medicine, 2018, Vol.33 (12), pp.2100-2105
来源数据库: Springer Nature Journal
DOI: 10.1007/s11606-018-4648-7
关键词: StageColorectalColonoscopyYoungAgePolyps
英文摘要: Abstract(#br) Background(#br)Late-stage colorectal cancer (CRC) is associated with significantly less effective treatment and poorer survival than early-stage colorectal cancer.(#br) Objective(#br)Identify and assess patient characteristics, demographic factors, and lifestyle factors that are associated with late-stage colorectal cancer at diagnosis.(#br) Approach(#br)We linked two longstanding statewide, population-based registry databases: the New Hampshire Colonoscopy Registry and the New Hampshire State Cancer Registry, to assess the associations between patient characteristics and late-stage CRC diagnoses. The State Cancer Registry provided information on cancer stage and the Colonoscopy Registry provided detailed information on patient characteristics and lifestyle factors, allowing...
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