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    • Colorectal cancer screening in rural and remote areas: analysis of the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program data for South Australia. 

      Martini, Angelita; Javanparast, Sara; Ward, Paul Russell; Baratiny, Genevieve; Gill, Tiffany; Cole, Stephen Russell; Tsourtos, George; Aylward, Philip Edmund; Jiwa, Moyez; Misan, Gary; Wilson, Carlene J; Young, Graeme Paul (James Cook University, 2011)
      In Australia, colorectal cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer and cause of death from malignant diseases, and its incidence is rising. The aim of this article was to present an analysis of National Bowel ...
    • Predictors of re-participation in faecal occult blood test-based screening for colorectal cancer 

      Cole, Stephen Russell; Gregory, Tess Anne; Whibley, Alex; Ward, Paul Russell; Turnbull, Deborah; Wilson, Carlene J; Flight, Ingrid; Esterman, Adrian Jeffrey; Young, Graeme Paul (National Cancer Center, Korea, 2012)
      Background: There is little information on longitudinal patterns of participation in faecal occult blood test (FOBT) based colorectal cancer (CRC) screening or on demographic or behavioural factors associated with participation ...
    • Sample preference for colorectal cancer screening tests: blood or stool? 

      Osborne, Joanne M; Wilson, Carlene J; Moore, Vivienne M; Gregory, Tess Anne; Flight, Ingrid; Young, Graeme Paul (Scientific Research Publishing, 2012-08)
      Objective: Despite the high prevalence of CRC and the proven benefits of faecal sampling tests, participation rates in CRC screening are suboptimal. Literature has identified a number of barriers to participation, including ...