Social inequalities in colorectal cancer screening

Ulrik Deding, Morten Kobaek-Larsen, Christian Torp-Pedersen, Henrik Bøggild

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Abstract

Large social inequalities exist in the colorectal cancer screening uptage. The inequalities are evident at first invitation for fecal immonuchemical test (FIT) and they are evident at follow-up colon examination in population submitting a positive FIT. When inequalities are evident at each stage the overall inequalities are enhanced and should be addressed. New technologies are strategies should be tested with the reduction of inequalities in mind.
Original languageEnglish
Publication dateAug 2019
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - Aug 2019
EventDanish Cancer Research Days - Odense, Denmark
Duration: 29 Aug 201930 Aug 2019
http://www.dccc.dk/english/Danish-Cancer-Research-Days/

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ConferenceDanish Cancer Research Days
CountryDenmark
CityOdense
Period29/08/201930/08/2019
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Keywords

  • Colorectal cancer screening
  • Social inequalities

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    Deding, U., Kobaek-Larsen, M., Torp-Pedersen, C., & Bøggild, H. (2019). Social inequalities in colorectal cancer screening. Poster presented at Danish Cancer Research Days, Odense, Denmark.