Published Articles

3 colorectal cancer risk groups GPs need to know about

Updated guidance identifies three categories of family history risk that determine a patient's screening regimen for the disease
29 October 2018

Nurses take charge on colorectal cancer

Study shows they can help ensure adherence to guideline recommendations
08 June 2018

Experts urge caution with colonoscopy referrals

FOBT is ample for those at average risk of bowel cancer
05 June 2018

4 new facts on bowel cancer screening

Good news to share with patients and encourage uptake
30 May 2018

Positive faecal test results - when to follow-up

Sooner is better, but how much better?
27 April 2017

Blood screening for bowel cancer fails the test

Despite being more palatable than faecal immunochemical screening, most people won’t do it
17 May 2016

Call to ramp up bowel screening

Waiting until 2020 to fully implement the program will cost Australia $2.6bn, says the Gut Foundation
20 January 2016

Getting new recruits for bowel screening

Use this handy guide to find out when your patients are eligible
14 January 2016

Patients not taking FOBT results seriously

Many still reject screening invitations while positive results are being ignored
23 June 2015