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Research & Reviews  228 results

Navigating Financial Barriers to Papanicolaou Tests and Mammograms for Young Adult Wome...
https://doi.org/10.1089/jayao.2022.0013
Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology; Falk D, Cubbin C et. al.

Apr 28th, 2022 - Purpose: Costs of Papanicolaou (Pap) tests and mammograms are a primary barrier for women aged 18-39 seeking screening and diagnostic services. Race/ethnicity and rural/border resident status compound their risks for delayed diagnosis, possibly re...

Exosome Testing as a Screening Modality for Human Papillomavirus-Positive Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02147418

Apr 22nd, 2022 - While secondary screening strategies have successfully reduced the rate of HPV-positive cervical cancers, an effective screening modality for HPV-OPSCC does not exist. A central problem in the early diagnosis of HPV-OPSCC is the relative inaccessi...

COVID-19 and inequities in colorectal and cervical cancer screening and diagnosis in Wa...
https://doi.org/10.1002/cam4.4655
Cancer Medicine; Amram O, Amiri S et. al.

Mar 20th, 2022 - Studies have shown that cancer screenings dropped dramatically following the onset of the coronavirus diseases 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic. In this study, we examined differences in rates of cervical and colorectal cancer (CRC) screening and diagnosi...

Evaluating the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on cancer screening in a central Canadia...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8769532
Preventive Medicine; Decker KM, Feely A et. al.

Jan 23rd, 2022 - We evaluated the impact of COVID-19 on cancer screening in Manitoba, Canada using an interrupted time series (ITS) design and data from Manitoba's population-based, organized cancer screening programs from April 2020 to August 2021. In June 2020 (...

Predictors of CRC Stage at Diagnosis among Male and Female Adults Participating in a Pr...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8628758
Current Oncology (Toronto, Ont.); Ghebrial M, Aktary ML et. al.

Dec 14th, 2021 - Colorectal cancer (CRC) is a leading cause of morbidity and mortality in Canada. CRC screening and other factors associated with early-stage disease can improve CRC treatment efficacy and survival. This study examined factors associated with CRC s...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  7 results

Exosome Testing as a Screening Modality for Human Papillomavirus-Positive Oropharyngeal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02147418

Apr 22nd, 2022 - While secondary screening strategies have successfully reduced the rate of HPV-positive cervical cancers, an effective screening modality for HPV-OPSCC does not exist. A central problem in the early diagnosis of HPV-OPSCC is the relative inaccessi...

Screening for Anal Cancer in Women With High-grade Vulvar Dysplasia or Vulvar Cancer.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03061435

May 12th, 2021 - Almost half of all women will develop an HPV infection in their lifetime. While most infections are naturally asymptomatic or cleared by the immune system, some persist and can lead to the development of cervical, vulvar, or anal lesions and event...

Assessment of Screening Modalities for Gynecologic Cancers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00879840

Nov 17th, 2020 - Background: Currently, there are no convincing early detection approaches for endometrial and ovarian cancers. Although it is well established that some endometrial and ovarian tumors shed cytologically recognizable cells in routinely prepared Pap...

PreView: The Preventive Video Education in Waiting Rooms Program
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02264782

Jul 22nd, 2020 - PRIMARY OBJECTIVES: I. To determine the extent to which PreView increases the likelihood that primary care patient participants will receive mammograms, pap tests, colon cancer tests or prostate specific antigen (PSA) testing discussions with prim...

HRME: Screening for Cervical Cancer and Its Precursors in Low-Resource Settings
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02494310

Feb 3rd, 2017 - A new mobile diagnostic and treatment unit is being developed by BCH to address the loss-to follow-up associated with the mobile screening program and demonstrate POC diagnosis by HRME. The mobile diagnostic and treatment unit will be equipped wit...

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News  101 results

Lack of Access to Screening Leads to More Advanced Cancer in Socially and Economically Challenged Populations
https://www.onclive.com/view/lack-of-access-to-screening-leads-to-more-advanced-cancer-in-socially-and-economically-challenged-populations

Feb 21st, 2022 - Many Americans, particularly those in communities of color or socially and economically challenged populations, are presenting with advanced-stage disease, enduring aggressive treatment, and dying from cancers that should be detected early, accord...

HHS Proposes Overturning Title X 'Gag' Rule
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949328

Apr 15th, 2021 - The US Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has proposed overturning rules issued during the Trump administration that effectively prohibit clinicians at Title X–funded health clinics from discussing abortion or referring patients for abo...

Study: Pap Test/Cervical Swab Samples Can Reveal Ovarian Cancer Biomarkers
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/946396

Feb 24th, 2021 - Residual fixatives from liquid-based Pap tests and cervical swabs contain tumor-specific biomarkers for ovarian cancer, according to an analysis of proteins found in matched biospecimens from a woman with high grade serous ovarian cancer. The find...

Pap test/cervical swab samples can reveal ovarian cancer biomarkers
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/236214/gynecologic-cancer/pap-test/cervical-swab-samples-can-reveal
Sharon Worcester

Feb 22nd, 2021 - Residual fixatives from liquid-based Pap tests and cervical swabs contain tumor-specific biomarkers for ovarian cancer, according to an analysis of proteins found in matched biospecimens from a woman with high grade serous ovarian cancer. The find.

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Patient Education  4 results see all →