ColonFlag for identifying people at risk of colorectal cancer: Medtech innovation briefing (MIB142)

Source:
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence - NICE
Publisher:
National Institute for Health and Care Excellence
Publication date:
11 April 2018

Abstract

ColonFlag uses routinely available datasets to help identify people who may need referral for suspected colorectal cancer, and would be used as an addition to current investigations, such as faecal immunochemical tests. Evidence comes from 4 observational studies (n=3.5m records)