Health Care Systems for Tracking Colorectal Cancer Screening Tests

Table 4.17. Comparison of Clinician Responses to the Pre- and Postintervention Survey Indicating That They Recommend Various CRC Screening Modalities or Believe They Are Effec

CRC Screening Modality Do You Recommend? Is It Effective?
Pre %
(N=53)
Post %
(N=41)
p Pre %
(N=53)
Post %
(N=41)
p
Colonoscopy 100.0 100.0 N/A 98.1 100.0 0.377
FOBT 46.2 39.0 0.491 71.7 82.5 0.225
FIT 15.7 36.6 0.021 41.5 80.5 0.000
Stool DNA 0.0 9.8 0.025 26.4 53.7 0.007
Flex Sig 3.8 2.4 0.715 75.5 85.4 0.236
Vrtual CX 0.0 2.4 0.253 52.9 61.0 0.440
Ba Enema 5.7 2.4 0.443 58.5 61.0 0.808
DRE 49.1 53.7 0.658 34.0 31.7 0.818

Key: FOBT = fecal occult blood test; FIT = fecal immunochemical test; Flex Sig = flexible sigmoidoscopy; Virtual CX = virtual colonoscopy (CT colonography); Ba Enema = barium enema x ray; DRE = digital rectal exam.

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Internet Citation: Table 4.17. Comparison of Clinician Responses to the Pre- and Postintervention Survey Indicating That They Recommend Various CRC Screening Modalities or Believe They Are Effec. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/final-reports/crcscreeningrpt/crcscreentab4-17.html