Key clinical point: Colorectal cancer screening in patients with cystic fibrosis is cost effective and should be performed more often and at a younger age.
Study details: The Microsimulation Screening Analysis–Colon, involving three simulated cohorts of 10 million people.
Disclosures: The study was funded by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, the Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network consortium, and Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. The investigators reported no conflicts of interest.
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