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Interest in screening examinations among cancer patients

: Centrum Onkologii - Instytut im. Marii Skłodowskiej-Curie; 2009, p. 17-95. 15. Wender R. Barriers to screening for colorectal cancer. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2002; 12(1): 145-70. 16. Godlewski D, Michalak J, Schroeiber T. Projektowanie badań przesiewowych w onkologii. Probl Hig Epidemiol. 2005; 86(1): 16-21. 17. Marcinkowska M, Mazurkiewicz P, Kozaka J, Stencel A. Przyczyny niskiej frekwencji kobiet w profilaktycznych badaniach mammograficznych. Psychoonkologia. 2006; 10(2): 57-63. 18. Kulik TB

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Retinal Complications in Diabetes Mellitus: Importance of Screening and Management

. Prevalence of Diabetes in the World, 2013 Available from: prevalence-diabetes-world-2013 4. Aiello LM et al. Diabetic retinopathy. In: Guyer, Yannuzzi, Chang, Shields, Green editors. Retina- Vitreous-Macula. Philadelphia: WB Saunders Co, 1999. p. 316-44. 5. Wykoff CC, Brown DM. Medscape Ophthalmology: Diabetic Retinopathy: A Team Approach to Screening, Referral, and Treatment. Disclosures Mar 20, 2012. Available from: 6. Chakrabarti R, Harper CA, Keefe E. Diabetic

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Selected Risk Factors for Cervical Cancer and Barriers to Cervical Cancer Screening

, condom use, and human papillomavirus: pooled analysis of the IARC human papillomavirus prevalence surveys. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2006; 15 (2): 326-33. 5. Ilardi M, Shikova E et al. D3 - Analyza miestnych suvislosti [CD-ROM]. Projekt AURORA; 2012. 6. Institute for Statistical and Epidemiological Cancer Research: Finnish Cancer Registry [online]. 2010 [cit. 2014-08-12]. Available at: 7. ICO

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Socioeconomic and lifestyle determinants of blood glucose screening in Malaysia

-related treatments, placing Malaysia among the countries in Southeast Asia with the highest proportion spent on diabetes-related treatments resulting in significant economic burden [ 7 ]. Diabetes is often asymptomatic and is induced mostly by an unhealthy lifestyle rather than genetic factors [ 9 ]. It is widely documented that an early detection of the symptoms can lower the risk of diabetes if followed by proper interventions [ 9 ]. Blood glucose screening can help to identify individuals who are at high risk of diabetes when the chances of preventing it are high [ 9

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Reasons for Non-appearance on Organized Cervical Screening in Hungary

References Antilla, A., von Karsa, L., Aasmaa, A., Fender, M., Patnick, J., Rebolj, M., Nicula, F., Vass, L., Valerianova, Z., Voti, L., Sauvaget, C., & Ronco, G. (2009.a). Cervical cancer screening policies and coverage in Europe. European Journal of Cancer, 45 (15), 2649-2658. Antilla, A., & Ronco, G. (2009.b.). Working Group On The Registration and Monitoring of Cervical Cancer Screening Programmes in the European Union; within the European Network for Information on Cancer (EUNICE). Description of the national situation of

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First Results From Expanded Newborn Screening in slovak Republic

References [1] Burgard P, Rupp K, Lindner M, Haege G, Rigter T, Weinreich SS, Loeber JG, Taruscio D, Vittozzi L, Cornel MC, Hofmann GF. Newborn screening programmes in Europe; arguments and eforts regarding harmonization. Part 2 - From screening laboratory results to treatment, follow-up and quality assurance. J Inherit Metab Dis. 2012;35: 613-25. [2] Dluholucký S, Knapková M, Záhorcová M. Newborn screening in Slovakia - from 1985 till today. Acta Fac Pharm Univ Comen 2013, Suppl.VIII:32-36 Available at

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Neonatal Cystic Fibrosis Screening in Latvia: A Pilot Project

References Anonymous (2009). Cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator. [PUBMED] Bobadilla, J., L., Farrell, M.H., Farrell, P.M. (2002). Applying CFTR molecular genetics to facilitate the diagnosis of cystic fibrosis through screening. Adv. Pediatr. , 49 , 131-190. Corbetta, C., Seia, M., Bassotti, A., Ambrosioni, A., Giunta, A., Padoan, R. (2002). Screening for cystic fibrosis in newborn infants: Results of a pilot programme based on a two tier protocol (IRT

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Newborn Screening for Thyroid-stimulating Hormone as an Indicator for Assessment of Iodine Status in the Republic of Macedonia

council for the control of iodine deficiency disorders: Indicators for assessing iodine deficiency disorders and their control through salt iodization. World Health Organization, Geneva, 1994. 5. Delange F. Neonatal screening for congenital hypothyroidism: results and perspectives. Horm Res 1997; 48: 51–61. 6. Delange F. Neonatal thyroid screening as a monitoring tool for the control of iodine deficiency. Acta Paediatr Suppl 1999; 88: 21–4. 7. Delange F. Screening for congenital hypothyroidism used as an indicator of the degree of iodine deficiency and

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Prenatal Screening Markers for Down Syndrome: Sensitivity, Specificity, Positive and Negative Expected Value Method

References 1. Spencer K, Spencer CE, Power M, Dawson C, Nicolaides KH. Screening of chromosomal abnormalities in the first trimester using ultrasound and maternal serum biochemistry in a one-step clinic: a review of three years prospective experience. Br J Obstet Gynaecol 2003; 110 (3): 281-6. 2. Wapner R, Thom E, Simpson JL, Pergament E, Silver R, Filkins K, et al. First Trimester Screening for Trisomies 21 and 18. New Engl J Med 2003; 349: 1405-13. 3. Brigatti KW, Malone FD. First trimester screening for

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Original article. Cost-effectiveness of annual microalbuminuria screening in Thai diabetics

dipstick test for microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetes mellitus patients. J Med Assoc Thai. 2011; 94 Suppl 2:S6-10. 9. Lepore G, Maglio ML, Nosari I, Dodesini AR, Trevisan R. Cost-effectiveness of two screening programs for microalbuminuria in type 2 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2002; 25:2103-4. 10. United Nation Thailand. Thailand Info [internet] 2010 [cited 2011 Jun 18]. Available from: 11. National Health Security Office. Annual report of Thai Universal Health Coverage Scheme 2009. Bangkok

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