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CT Colonography and Medicare: Are We The Enemy?

... Dr. Len's Cancer Blog. The American Cancer Society. CT Colonography and
Medicare: Are We The Enemy? by Dr. Len June 17, 2009 ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/06/17/ct-colonography-and-medicare-are-we-the-enemy.aspx

CT Colonography: Medicare Failed to Meet Challenge

... CT Colonography: Medicare Failed to Meet Challenge. ... CT colonography
isn't perfect, but it certainly appears to be a very reasonable test. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2009/05/12/ct-colonography-medicare-failed-to-meet-challenge.aspx

CT Scans: A Better Way To Screen for Colon Cancer?

... testing is actually available for patients to use, but CT colonography (or “virtual”
colonoscopy, as some people call it) is still in the research phase. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/post/2007/10/03/ct-scans-a-better-way-to-screen-for-colon-cancer.aspx

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... Press Releases. Press Releases. Chief Medical Officer Otis Brawley
Responds to Medicare Decision on CT Colonography. ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/index.php?s=43&item=155

June 2009

... CT Colonography and Medicare: Are We The Enemy? by Dr. Len June
17, 2009 A recent article in the New England Journal ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/2009/06/default.aspx

Studies Show Effectiveness of Colon Screenings with Easier ...

... In our study, the laxative-free form of CT colonography performed well enough
that it might someday become an option for screening, which we ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/studies-show-effectiveness-of-colon-screenings-with-easier-preparation

Colon Cancer - Page 3

... CT Colonography and Medicare: Are We The Enemy? by Dr. Len June 17,
2009 ... CT Colonography: Medicare Failed to Meet Challenge. ...

http://www.cancer.org/aboutus/drlensblog/category/colon-cancer.aspx?page=3

Studies Show Effectiveness of Colon Screenings with Easier ...

... In our study, the laxative-free form of CT colonography performed well enough
that it might someday become an option for screening, which we ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/studies-show-effectiveness-of-colon-screenings-with-easier-preparation

Prevention the Focus of New Colon Cancer Screening ...

... The new recommendations add 2 new screening methods, stool DNA testing
and CT colonography (also referred to as "virtual colonoscopy"), to the ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/prevention-the-focus-of-new-colon-cancer-screening-guidelines

Computed tomography scan

... look at the inside surfaces of organs such as the lungs (virtual bronchoscopy)
or colon (virtual colonoscopy or CT colonography) without actually ...

http://www.cancer.org/treatment/understandingyourdiagnosis/examsandtestdescriptions/imagingradiologytests/imaging-radiology-tests-ct