Navigation Links
Study reports adenoma detection rates are higher than current guidelines suggest in both men and women
Date:4/11/2013

OAK BROOK, Ill. April 11, 2013 Researchers at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida, report in a new study that average-risk screening adenoma detection rates (ADR) are significantly higher than current guidelines suggest for both men and women. The study found that the overall average-risk screening ADR was 33.7 percent for both genders combined. Women had a 25.4 percent risk in the study versus a 15 percent risk noted in guidelines; men had a 41.2 percent risk in the study versus a 25 percent risk noted in guidelines. Overall advanced-pathology adenoma detection was 12.2 percent for both genders combined. There was a significantly higher advanced-pathology ADR for men (15.3 percent) versus women (8.7 percent). The study appears in the April issue of GIE: Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, the monthly peer-reviewed scientific journal of the American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE).

Colorectal cancer (CRC) is the third most common new cancer diagnosis and cause of cancer-related death for both men and women. Although the incidence of CRC is notably higher in men, both genders have a five percent lifetime risk of developing CRC. Adenomatous polyps (growths in the colon also called adenomas) are well-recognized as precursors of CRC, and their detection and removal during colonoscopy has proven to reduce the incidence of CRC. Recent advances in imaging capability and inspection technique have resulted in overall ADRs that are much higher than current multiple medical society guidelines recommend. Current guidelines suggest screening adenoma detection rates of 15 percent for average-risk women and 25 percent for average-risk men.

"The aim of our study was to determine gender-specific average-risk screening adenoma detection rates and the prevalence of adenomas by location, size, shape, and degree of dysplasia in each gender from our prospective study on adenoma detection. Recent data in abstract form report ADRs for women exceedi
'/>"/>

Contact: Anne Brownsey
abrownsey@asge.org
630-570-5635
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Study Suggests Vaccine May Help Kids With Brain Cancer
2. Study reveals how cancer drug causes diabetic-like state
3. Coffee Drinking in Pregnancy Wont Lead to Sleepless Baby: Study
4. Lower GI problems plague many with rheumatoid arthritis, Mayo Clinic study finds
5. Veggies Like Broccoli, Cabbage May Help Fight Breast Cancer: Study
6. No Added Cancer Risk From Hip Replacement Materials: Study
7. Reported Decline in U.S. Pneumonia Deaths May Be False: Study
8. Early Study Finds Some Promise for Lung Cancer Vaccine
9. Narcissists Often Ace Job Interviews, Study Finds
10. Sexual objectification of female artists in music videos exists regardless of race, MU study finds
11. Soy may alleviate hot flashes in menopause, large-scale study finds
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:3/5/2015)... (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 The recent ... weight loss promises is alarming, with more and more ... without an actual prescription, making it easy for more ... simply take their money and endanger their health. The ... before purchasing prescription online diet pills: , 1.    Where are ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... ATLANTA, GA (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 ... networking and relationship-marketing firm, honored finalists and winners ... Southeast Executive Forum and Awards Gala at the ... Chronis, chief security officer for EarthLink, was selected ... Award winner for the ISE® Southeast Region. Pete ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... (PRWEB) March 05, 2015 Considering egg ... fertility practice, is holding an informational event ... proactively plan for future families with egg freezing. , ... Plaza, 3500 Peachtree Rd, Atlanta, GA, Time: 5:30 - ... but RSVP required. Register here ! , In ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... 05, 2015 What makes a legend? In ... it’s almost 50 years of exceptional courtroom performance, championing big ... his five decades of brilliant service, the Dallas Bar Association ... Schmidt will be honored at a luncheon on Tuesday, April ... Ross Avenue. Other award nominees for this year are Bob ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... Developers and plugin specialists of Final ... transition pack entitled TranSlice Wipe for FCPX. , “TranSlice ... ease while maintaining a professional look,” Said Christina Austin, ... time saver with transitions our users will love.” , ... screen transitions with a new style. TranSlice Wipe allows ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Diet Doc Announces Four Simple Questions that Dieters Must Ask Prior to Purchasing Online Diet Pills 2Health News:Diet Doc Announces Four Simple Questions that Dieters Must Ask Prior to Purchasing Online Diet Pills 3Health News:Pete Chronis of EarthLink and Jabil Claim Top Awards at ISE® Southeast 2Health News:Pete Chronis of EarthLink and Jabil Claim Top Awards at ISE® Southeast 3Health News:Pete Chronis of EarthLink and Jabil Claim Top Awards at ISE® Southeast 4Health News:Egg Freezing Seminar Allows Women to Pause the Biological Clock for Age, Social or Medical Reasons 2Health News:Egg Freezing Seminar Allows Women to Pause the Biological Clock for Age, Social or Medical Reasons 3Health News:C.L. Mike Schmidt Named "Legend In Trial Law" by Dallas Bar Association 2Health News:Pixel Film Studios Released TranSlice Wipe Exclusively for Final Cut Pro X Editors 2
... has been awarded to researchers at Queen,s to help ... likely to smoke than the general population. , It ... the scientists discover improved treatments for nicotine dependence - ... death from smoking-related diseases - as well as treatments ...
... A minimally invasive treatment for a common cause of male infertility ... new study published in the August issue of Radiology. , ... ... minimally invasive treatment for a common cause of male infertility can ...
... application of a pain-relieving gel may reduce the breast ... the results of a clinical trial published in the ... have something that we know reduces discomfort with screening ... the trial,s principal investigator, Colleen Lambertz, F.N.P., a nurse ...
... removed than men, study shows , , MONDAY, July 21 (HealthDay ... with their decision, women are much more likely than men ... , The study authors noted that the gender difference might ... more social stigma and negative comments as a result of ...
... -- Researchers from Duke University, the University of Cincinnati ... hoping to find a geographical pattern to help explain ... disease amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) at twice the normal ... layering military records of troop locations onto Gulf-area maps, ...
... kill cells on organ,s surface, spare surrounding tissue ... are being recruited for a clinical trial of a ... a cancer of the lung,s lining that,s almost always ... treatment is to remove the affected lung. , "Current ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Grant will help patients with schizophrenia who smoke 2Health News:Minimally Invasive Treatment Improves Male Fertility 2Health News:Minimally Invasive Treatment Improves Male Fertility 3Health News:Over-the-counter anesthetic gel puts the squeeze on mammogram pain 2Health News:Women More Likely to Have Second Thoughts on Tattoos 2Health News:Women More Likely to Have Second Thoughts on Tattoos 3Health News:Researchers probe geographical ties to ALS cases among 1991 Gulf War veterans 2Health News:Researchers probe geographical ties to ALS cases among 1991 Gulf War veterans 3Health News:Lung Cancer Trial Targets Asbestos-Related Disease 2
(Date:3/5/2015)... Mr Minoru Yoshizumi , President of ... , is pleased to announce the release of EggQus, ... the European Radiology Congress (ECR). Delegates will have the ... Medical Systems booth 323, Expo C.      ... (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20150305/732754-b ) , , ...
(Date:3/5/2015)... March 5, 2015  MGC Diagnostics Corporation (NASDAQ: ... company, today reported financial results for the first ... 2015 first quarter domestic equipment, supplies and accessories ... $3.7 million in the 2014 first quarter.  During ... or $338,000 in revenue, compared to 14 accounts, ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HRC ) announced today ... to its Board of Directors.  She most recently served ... as President of Covidien,s Vascular Therapies Division from 2012 to ... 2012. Ms. Enxing Seng joined Covidien in ... she was a founding member and executive officer responsible ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Hitachi Aloka Medical, Ltd. Introduces EggQus AOS 100E - a Compact and Lightweight Ultrasound Bone Densitometry System 2Hitachi Aloka Medical, Ltd. Introduces EggQus AOS 100E - a Compact and Lightweight Ultrasound Bone Densitometry System 3MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 2MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 3MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 4MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 5MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 6MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 7MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 8MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 9MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 10MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 11MGC Diagnostics Corporation Reports Fiscal 2015 First Quarter Results 12Hill-Rom Elects Stacy Enxing Seng to its Board of Directors 2
... , BETHESDA, Md. , June 14 ... American provider of Western healthcare,products and services in the People,s Republic ... year ended March 31, 2010 . , , ... fiscal year 2010, -- Operating income up 76.6% year ...
... ,, NEW YORK , June 12 ... continues its promotion of body fat monitors, and,children can bring it home ... , , ... leading online home medical,equipment suppliers. For the coming Father,s Day , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 2Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 3Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 4Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 5Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 6Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 7Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 8Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 9Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 10Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 11Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 12Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 13Chindex International, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year Fiscal 2010 Financial Results 14Father's Day Promotion of Body Fat Monitors Continues on Medicalequipmentpro.com 2Father's Day Promotion of Body Fat Monitors Continues on Medicalequipmentpro.com 3Father's Day Promotion of Body Fat Monitors Continues on Medicalequipmentpro.com 4
Features soft, low friction sheath that extends beyond the tip....
Designed to retain the desired curve during oral intubation....
Facilitates intubation of tracheal tubes....
SunGlide™ Stylette - Green Adult. Use in 7.0 to 10mm tubes. 25/box....
Medicine Products: