Category Archives: Research & Development


Immunological Fecal Occult Blood Test on the Screening for Colorectal Cancer in a Brazilian Town – Preliminary Results

Immunological Fecal Occult Blood Test on the Screening for Colorectal Cancer in a Brazilian Town – Preliminary Results

Project carried out in Santa Cruz das Palmeiras municipality, São Paulo state, Brazil, sponsored by ABRAPRECI – Brazilian Association for Colorectal Cancer Prevention, 2008

New immunochemical fecal occult blood test with two-consecutive stool sample testing is a cost-effective approach for colon cancer screening: results of a prospective multicenter study in Chinese patients.

New immunochemical fecal occult blood test with two-consecutive stool sample testing is a cost-effective approach for colon cancer screening: results of a prospective multicenter study in Chinese patients.

International Journal of Cancer. 2006 Jun 15; 118(12):3078-83.

What are the Risk Factors of Colonoscopic Perforation?

What are the Risk Factors of Colonoscopic Perforation?

BMC Gastroenterology 2009, 9:71 doi:10.1186/1471-230X-9-71

Colonoscopic Perforation: Incidence, Risk Factors, Management and Outcome

Colonoscopic Perforation: Incidence, Risk Factors, Management and Outcome

World Journal of Gastroenterology. 2010 January 28; 16(4): 425–430. Published online 2010 January 28. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v16.i4.425 PMCID: PMC2811793

UT Southwestern-Developed Noninvasive Test Optimizes Colon Cancer Screening Rates

UT Southwestern-Developed Noninvasive Test Optimizes Colon Cancer Screening Rates

Published online by Ayesha Khan August 11, 2013.

European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Colorectal Cancer Screening and Diagnosis. First Edition–Faecal Occult Blood Testing.

European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Colorectal Cancer Screening and Diagnosis. First Edition–Faecal Occult Blood Testing.

Endoscopy. 2012 Sep;44 Suppl 3:SE65-87. Epub 2012 Sep 25.

Immunochemical Fecal Occult Blood Testing is Equally Sensitive for Proximal and Distal Advanced Neoplasia

Immunochemical Fecal Occult Blood Testing is Equally Sensitive for Proximal and Distal Advanced Neoplasia

American Journal of Gastroenterology. 2012 Oct;107(10):1570-8. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2012.249. Epub 2012 Jul 31.

Do You Need a Colonoscopy?

Screening for colorectal cancer is a proven lifesaver. So why are up to one-half of Americans over 50 not getting the recommended tests?

Do You Need a Colonoscopy?

by Berkeley Wellness, April 01, 2012

Colonoscopy versus Fecal Immunochemical Testing in Colorectal-Cancer Screening

Colonoscopy versus Fecal Immunochemical Testing in Colorectal-Cancer Screening

New England Journal of Medicine 2012; 366:697-706 February 23, 2012DOI:10.1056/NEJMoa1108895