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Table 4 Provider Survey Summary

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

  Pre-Intervention Post-Intervention
Effectiveness of Screening (mode)  
FOBT somewhat effective somewhat effective
FIT don't know somewhat effective
FS somewhat effective somewhat effective
Digital Rectal Exam somewhat effective somewhat effective
Colonoscopy very effective very effective
Double Contrast Barium Enema somewhat effective somewhat effective
Approximately what proportions of your patients over age 50 are current with CRC screening? (Mode) 51-75% 25-50%
To the best of your knowledge, does Medicare reimburse CRC screening in asymptomatic, average risk patients 65 and older? No Yes Don't know No Yes Don't know
FOBT 0 13 2 0 13 0
FIT 0 2 11 3 5 6
FS 4 1 9 3 4 6
Colonoscopy 1 13 1 0 13 0
Double Contrast Barium Enema 3 1 9 1 3 10