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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2007

Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer: Diagnostic Strategies and Their Implications

Description of Resource: 
This systematic evidence review supports the Evaluation of Genomic Applications in Practice and Prevention Working Group recommendation statement on genetic testing strategies in newly diagnosed individuals with colorectal cancer aimed at reducing morbidity and mortality from Lynch syndrome in relatives.

Evidence-Based Resource Details

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Developed By: 
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Developer Type: 
Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Genomics
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Systematic Review
Citation: 
Bonis PA, Trikalinos TA, Chung M, et al. Hereditary Nonpolyposis Colorectal Cancer: Diagnostic Strategies and Their Implications [Internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2007 May [cited 2013 Feb 27]. (Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 150.) Available from: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK38285/