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Table 3 CRC screening and recommendation by type of medical record

From: Academic detailing to increase colorectal cancer screening by primary care practices in Appalachian Pennsylvania

  Medical Record Type Pre-Intervention Post-Intervention p-value
Current with screening
Charts reviewed,
EMR 144, 72, (50) 128, 79, (62) 0.05
number current
(% current)
Paper 179, 111, (62)
p = 0.04
173, 104, (60)
p = 0.70
0.71
Screened in past year
Charts reviewed,
EMR 144, 23, (16) 128, 82, (64) <0.01
number screened
(% screened)
Paper 179, 32, (18)
p = 0.56
173, 24, (14)
p < 0.01
0.25
Recommended, past year
Charts reviewed,
EMR 144, 95, (66) 128, 56, (44) <0.01
number recommended
(% recommend)
Paper 179, 43, (24)
p < 0.01
173, 24, (14)
p < 0.01
0.02
Screened or recommended past year
Charts reviewed,
EMR 144, 122, (85) 128, 115, (90) 0.27
number accomplished
(% accomplished)
Paper 179, 131, (73)
p = 0.01
173, 116, (67)
p < 0.01
0.25