DETERMINATION OF RISK FACTORS ASSOCIATED WITH COLORECTAL CANCER AND COMPLIANCE WITH FECAL OCCULT BLOOD TESTING AMONG PATIENTS AGED 50 YEARS AND OVER IN PRIMARY HEALTH CARE


Acar-Vaizoglu S., Turhan T., Temel F., Bolat O., BAYDAR TOPRAK O. , Bacanli A., ...More

TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI, vol.13, no.2, pp.79-86, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Title of Journal : TURKISH JOURNAL OF GERIATRICS-TURK GERIATRI DERGISI
  • Page Numbers: pp.79-86

Abstract

Introduction: Our aim was to determine some risk factors for colorectal cancer, evaluate the knowledge about colorectal cancer among patients aged 50 years and over and their compliance with fecal occult blood test.