VIDEO: Early detection of CRC ‘extremely’ important in young individuals

VIDEO: Early detection of CRC ‘extremely’ important in young individuals

In this video exclusive with Healio Gastroenterology, Swati G. Patel MD, MS, discussed the U.S. Multi-Society Task Force on Colorectal Cancer’s updated screening recommendations for colorectal cancer.Patel, associate professor of medicine, division of gastroenterology and hepatology at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Center, said the task force — aligned with other societies such as U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, American Cancer Society and the National Comprehensive Cancer Network — recommends CRC screening should begin at age 45 years in all individuals.Read More

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