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  1. Rehydration of guaiac-based faecal occult blood tests in mass screening for colorectal cancer : an economic perspective.

    Article - En anglais

    Owing to dehydration during storage, faecal occult blood tests have been found to lose sensitivity: accordingly, test rehydration before development has been advocated, although this practice has yet to be subjected to an economic evaluation.

    In this paper, the results from two major screening trials in Sweden and England, oneusing rehydration and the other not, are so evaluated, based on a costing model developed within the English trial.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Tumeur, Tumeur maligne, Côlon, Rectum, Sang, Feces, Réhydratation, Test, Sensibilité, Spécificité, Dépistage, Coût, Economie santé, Appareil digestif pathologie, Intestin pathologie, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Tumor, Malignant tumor, Colon, Rectum, Blood, Feces, Rehydration, Test, Sensitivity, Specificity, Screening, Costs, Health economy, Digestive diseases, Intestinal disease, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 91-0441893

    Code Inist : 002B13B01. Création : 199406.