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This survey study assesses patient attitudes and preferences about cessation of low-value colorectal cancer screening and their overall comfort using age, life expectancy calculators, and colorectal cancer risk calculators in helping make individualized screening decisions.
This cohort study compares proportions of women in provincial prison vs women in the general population who were up-to-date for cervical cancer screening between 2006 and 2013 in Ontario, Canada.
This secondary analysis of the Women’s Health Initiative randomized clinical trial and observational study cohort investigates the association between body fat and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women with normal body mass index.
This Special Communication, the fifth annual update on medical overuse, discusses 10 studies published in 2017 that are most relevant to understanding medical overuse in adults.
This systematic review and meta-analysis examines interventions used to increase the rates of colorectal cancer screening tests.
This population-based cohort study investigates the association between organic food consumption and the risk of cancer in a large cohort of French adults.
This diagnostic study uses computer-simulated imaging to evaluate digital breast tomosynthesis vs digital mammography for the detection of lesions.
This cohort study of Swedish register data examines the association between polycystic ovary syndrome and cancer risk in females aged 15 to 50 years between 1985 and 2009.
This guideline recommendation by an expert group convened by the International Agency for Research on Cancer outlines recommendations for thyroid screening after nuclear events.
This cohort study of 324 301 children and young adults in Fukushima, Japan, evaluates the number of detected thyroid cancers by age group within 5 years of the 2011 Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station accident and compares basic clinical characteristics and demographic patterns in first-round and second-round examinations.
This cohort study examines inpatient, emergency department, and outpatient data to assess the risk of urologic or nonurologic cancer among Danish adults with hematuria first diagnosed at the hospital.
This pooled analysis of individual patient data investigates the association of body mass index with subsequent breast cancer risk, in particular by age, attained age, risk factors for breast cancer, and tumor characteristics, in premenopausal women.
This post hoc analysis of the Vitamin D Assessment randomized clinical trial assesses the association of monthly high-dose vitamin D supplementation vs placebo on cancer risk among New Zealand adults.
This Viewpoint promotes implementing state-level school entry requirements for the human papillomavirus vaccine for US adolescents.
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