Tuesday, 9 July 2013
National Bowel Cancer Screening Program: July 2011 - June 2012 monitoring report (AIHW)
National Bowel Cancer Screening Program: July 2011 - June 2012 monitoring report presents statistics on the National Bowel Cancer Screening Program for Australians invited to take part between July 2011 and June 2012. Just over 320,000 people were screened in that time, with about 22,500 found to require further assessment. One out of every 15 assessments recorded detected an advanced adenoma (pre-cancerous lesion), and a bowel cancer was detected in 1 out of every 32 assessments.