A Randomized Controlled Trial of a Multilevel Intervention to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Latino Immigrants in a Primary Care Facility
- Adult Latino immigrants
- Men and women
- 50 years and older
- Having had at least 2 previous visits to the primary care clinic in the past 2
- Personal or family history of colorectal cancer.
- Had fecal occult blood testing (FOBT) in the past year, or flexible sigmoidoscopy or
barium enema in the past 5 years, or colonoscopy in the past 10 years.
- Lower gastrointestinal symptoms, including bleeding, pain, diarrhea and/or
- Too ill to participate
- Any cancer diagnosis other than non-melanoma skin cancer.
Type of Study:
Allocation: Randomized, Endpoint Classification: Efficacy Study, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Prevention
Completion of Colorectal cancer screening
Outcome Time Frame:
Francesca M Gany, MD
NYU School of Medicine
United States: Institutional Review Board
- Colorectal Cancer
- Colorectal Neoplasms
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