Wendy S Atkin
Affiliation: Imperial College
- Computed tomographic colonography versus colonoscopy for investigation of patients with symptoms suggestive of colorectal cancer (SIGGAR): a multicentre randomised trialWendy Atkin
Cancer Screening and Prevention Research Group, Imperial College London, St Mary s Hospital, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
Lancet 381:1194-202. 2013..We aimed to compare rates of additional colonic investigation after CTC or colonoscopy for detection of colorectal cancer or large (≥10 mm) polyps in symptomatic patients in clinical practice...
- European guidelines for quality assurance in colorectal cancer screening and diagnosis. First Edition--Colonoscopic surveillance following adenoma removalW S Atkin
Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
Endoscopy 44:SE151-63. 2012....
- Attitudes to colorectal cancer screening among ethnic minority groups in the UKKathryn A Robb
Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, UCL, Gower Street, London, WC1E 6BT, UK
BMC Public Health 8:34. 2008..To ensure equality of access, it is important to understand attitudes towards screening in all ethnic groups so that barriers to screening acceptance can be addressed...
- Once-only flexible sigmoidoscopy screening in prevention of colorectal cancer: a multicentre randomised controlled trialWendy S Atkin
Department of Surgery and Cancer, Imperial College London, London, UK
Lancet 375:1624-33. 2010..We tested the hypothesis that only one flexible sigmoidoscopy screening between 55 and 64 years of age can substantially reduce colorectal cancer incidence and mortality...
- Improving colorectal cancer screening outcomes: proceedings of the second meeting of the International Colorectal Cancer Screening Network, a global quality initiativeWendy S Atkin
Department of Surgery and Cancer, Division of Surgery, 5th Floor, Wright Fleming Building, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London W2 1PG, UK
J Med Screen 17:152-7. 2010..This report summarizes the presentations and discussions, the feedback from participants on their current and future needs and the potential role of the ICRCSN in supporting those needs...
- The psychological impact of being offered surveillance colonoscopy following attendance at colorectal screening using flexible sigmoidoscopyAnne Miles
Psychology, Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
J Med Screen 16:124-30. 2009..To examine the psychological impact of being assigned to colonoscopic surveillance following detection of adenomatous polyps at flexible sigmoidoscopy (FS) screening...
- The impact of individually-tailored lifestyle advice in the colorectal cancer screening context: a randomised pilot study in North-West LondonKathryn A Robb
Cancer Research UK Health Behaviour Research Centre, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University College London, London, UK
Prev Med 51:505-8. 2010..The present study examined the impact on diet, alcohol and physical activity of providing individually-tailored advice in the context of flexible sigmoidoscopy (FS) screening...
- Total colonic dye-spray increases the detection of diminutive adenomas during routine colonoscopy: a randomized controlled trialJim C Brooker
Wolfson Unit for Endoscopy and Imperial Cancer Research Fund, St Mark's Hospital, Northwick Park, London, United Kingdom
Gastrointest Endosc 56:333-8. 2002..CONCLUSIONS: Dye-spray increases the detection of small adenomas in the proximal colon and patients with multiple adenomas, but long-term outcomes should be studied to determine the clinical value of these findings...
- Choosing between CT colonography and colonoscopy in the diagnostic context: a qualitative study of influences on patient preferencesChristian von Wagner
Cancer Research UK, Health Behavior Research Centre, University College London, London, UK
Health Expect 12:18-26. 2009..To explore information needs and preferences on diagnostic bowel tests and elicit preferences for CT colonography (CTC) vs. colonoscopy (CC)...