Table 5

Data on numbers of cancer deaths following detection

year since detection

number of cancer deaths

number at risk at start of year



F

I

S

R*

C*

F

I

S

R*

C*


Minnesota Colon Cancer Control Study (annual screening)

1

2

1

1

3

36

26

19

77

27

259

2

3

2

2

1

10

24

18

74

24

217

3

0

2

2

2

17

21

16

72

23

202

4

0

1

3

0

7

20

13

69

20

177

5

0

1

0

2

6

20

12

64

19

165

Minnesota Colon Cancer Control Study (biennial screening)

1

2

9

0

7

36

34

51

41

21

259

2

0

4

2

0

10

31

42

40

14

217

3

4

3

3

0

17

30

37

38

13

202

4

2

0

1

1

7

26

33

33

12

177

5

0

0

3

1

6

23

31

29

11

165

HIP study of breast cancer screening

1

2

2

1

9

19

54

47

57

59

210

2

2

6

2

5

27

52

44

56

49

189

3

0

5

0

2

12

50

38

54

44

161

4

1

1

1

2

12

50

33

54

41

148

5

3

2

3

1

9

48

31

53

38

133

Mayo Lung Project

1

32

11

11

2

21

80

21

67

4

48

2

7

5

13

1

4

46

10

56

2

20

3

6

0

2

0

4

36

5

41

0

13

4

3

0

1

0

2

29

4

37

0

4

5

1

0

1

0

0

25

3

29

0

1


F = first screen, I = interval between screens, S = subsequent screen, R = refuser, C = control *data excluded for PSE with screened subjects

Baker et al. BMC Medical Research Methodology 2003 3:4   doi:10.1186/1471-2288-3-4

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