R Boer

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Cost effectiveness of shortening screening interval or extending age range of NHS breast screening programme: computer simulation study
    R Boer
    Department of Public Health, Instituut Maatschappelijke Gezondheidszorg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 317:376-9. 1998
  2. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic colorectal cancer screening: a cost-saving analysis
    F Loeve
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:557-63. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening in Navarra: interpretation of a high detection rate at the first screening round and a low rate at the second round
    M E van den Akker-van Marle
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 73:464-9. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of systematic false-negative test results on the performance of faecal occult blood screening
    F Loeve
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 37:912-7. 2001
  5. pmc Interval cancers in the Dutch breast cancer screening programme
    J Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 81:912-7. 1999

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Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Cost effectiveness of shortening screening interval or extending age range of NHS breast screening programme: computer simulation study
    R Boer
    Department of Public Health, Instituut Maatschappelijke Gezondheidszorg, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    BMJ 317:376-9. 1998
    ..To compare the cost effectiveness of two possible modifications to the current UK screening programme: shortening the screening interval from three to two years and extending the age of invitation to a final screen from 64 to 69...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endoscopic colorectal cancer screening: a cost-saving analysis
    F Loeve
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:557-63. 2000
    ..In this study, the possible costs and savings of endoscopic colorectal cancer screening are explored to investigate whether the induced savings may compensate for the costs of screening...
  3. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer screening in Navarra: interpretation of a high detection rate at the first screening round and a low rate at the second round
    M E van den Akker-van Marle
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 73:464-9. 1997
    ..Interval cancer rates, results of the subsequent round and size distributions are also crucial indicators of the quality of the screening programme and should be analysed in their specific context...
  4. ncbi request reprint Impact of systematic false-negative test results on the performance of faecal occult blood screening
    F Loeve
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 37:912-7. 2001
    ..With 30% test sensitivity, mortality reduction decreases from 21 to 11% and programme sensitivity decreases from 52 to 27%. The impact of systematic false-negative test results is important if annual FOBT screening is considered...
  5. pmc Interval cancers in the Dutch breast cancer screening programme
    J Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 81:912-7. 1999
    ..Measures should be considered to improve the detection of small invasive cancers and to reduce false-negative rates, even if this will lead to increasing referral rates...