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Epidemiologic: ColonCrib

Coloncrib (Colorectal cancer screening)
Type of project:
Epidemiologic eTrial
AEG (Spanish Association of Gastroenterology) and AECC (Spanish Association Against Cancer)
The study to assess the efficacy of one-time colonoscopy and biennial FIT for reducing the rate of death from colorectal cancer at 10 years.
Key features:
  • 27.000 patients (60.000 screened)
  • 10 years project (starting in 2008)
  • Published in NEJM (Feb. 2012)