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4.6 million FOBT bowel-screening test kits distributed in England

This article was originally published in Clinica

Executive Summary

Almost 4.6 million bowel screening (faecal occult blood, FOBT) test kits had been sent out in England by the end of October 2009 since the national programme began last year. Among the 4.8 million people initially invited for screening, plus 60,000 self-referrals, a total of 2.7 million (55%) returned tests for analysis.

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