Items Tagged ‘adenoma detection’

October 22, 2015

Mayo Clinic In the News Highlights

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

Mayo Clinic in the News is a weekly highlights summary of major media coverage. If you would   like to be added to the weekly distribution list, send a note to Laura Wuotila with this subject line: SUBSCRIBE to Mayo Clinic in the News.  Thank you. Editor, Karl Oestreich; Assistant Editor: Carmen Zwicker   Harvard Business Review Getting Rid of “Never Events” […]

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Tags: 'Pregnancy Blues', ‘Women Rock’ event, "Feel the Beat", A.L.S., ABC15 Ariz., ABC15 Arizona, ACS mammography guidelines, addiction psychiatry, adenoma detection, ADHD, advisory board, Affordable care act

April 12, 2013

Study reports adenoma detection rates are higher than current guidelines suggest in both men and women

By Logan Lafferty Logan Lafferty (@loganlafferty)

“The aim of our study was to determine gender-specific average-risk screening adenoma detection rates and the prevalence of adenomas by location, size, shape, and degree of dysplasia in each gender from our prospective study on adenoma detection. Recent data in abstract form report ADRs for women exceeding 25 percent. We hypothesized that ADRs for women […]

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Tags: adenoma, adenoma detection, ADR, diagnosis, Dr. Michael B. Wallace, rate increase, Science Codex

February 20, 2013

Mayo: High-def imaging in colonoscopies turns up a higher rate of precancerous polyps

By Logan Lafferty Logan Lafferty (@loganlafferty)

Recent studies at the Mayo Clinic’s campus in Jacksonville suggest that using high-definition imaging tools during colonoscopies reveals potentially precancerous polyps in a higher percentage of individuals at average risk of colorectal cancer than has been found using traditional methods. The study, published in the latest online issue of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, found that use of […]

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Tags: adenoma detection, colonoscopies, Colorectal Cancer, Florida Times-Union, Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, high-definition imaging

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