Colorectal Cancer

USPSTF Recommends Lowering CRC Screening Age to 45
October 28, 2020

For the first time, the draft recommendations from the US Preventive Services Task Force indicate that screening for colorectal cancer begin at age 45.

Modeling Tool Guides CRC Treatment Strategies with More Precision
October 27, 2020

“This algorithm could allow us a better shot at personalized medicine and enhance our ability to tailor the treatments to be as appropriate as possible,” said study author Daniel Chang, MD.

Study Finds Lack of Colonoscopy Knowledge Among High-Risk Patients for Colorectal Cancer
October 06, 2020

This data suggests clinicians should not rely on self-reports from their patients about either their need or the proper interval for a repeat surveillance colonoscopy.