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National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable. 80% in every community. Accessed March 31, 2023.  http://nccrt.org/

Davidson KW, Barry MJ, Mangione CM, et al. Screening for colorectal cancer: US Preventive Services Task Force recommendation statement. JAMA. 2021;325(19):1965-1977. 

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Footnotes

The NCCRT has established the goal of 80% of adults ages ≥50 being regularly screened for CRC.

 

Last Updated: 3/13/2023