Research Groups

Early Detection and Prevention - Quality Assurance Group

Key Recent Publications

1. European Colorectal Cancer Screening Guidelines Working Group (2013) European guidelines for quality assurance in colorectal cancer screening and diagnosis: Overview and introduction to the full Supplement publication. Endoscopy 45(1):51-59 PMID: 23212726 Full Text

2. Hofvind S, Ponti A, Patnick J, Ascunce N, Njor S, Broeders M, Giordano L, Frigerio A, Törnberg S; EUNICE Project and Euroscreen Working Groups, Van Hal G, Martens P, Májek O, Danes J, von Euler-Chelpin M, Aasmaa A, Anttila A, Becker N, Péntek Z, Budai A, Mádai S, Fitzpatrick P, Mooney T, Zappa M, Ventura L, Scharpantgen A, Hofvind S, Seroczynski P, Morais A, Rodrigues V, Bento MJ, Gomes de Carvalho J, Natal C, Prieto M, Sánchez-Contador Escudero C, Zubizarreta Alberti R, Fernández Llanes SB, Ascunce N, Ederra Sanza M, Sarriugarte Irigoien G, Salas Trejo D, Ibáńez Cabanell J, Wiege M, Ohlsson G, Törnberg S, Korzeniewska M, de Wolf C, Fracheboud J, Patnick J, Lancucki L, Ducarroz S & Suonio E (2012) False-positive results in mammographic screening for breast cancer in Europe: a literature review and survey of service screening programmes. J Med Screen 19 Suppl. 1:57-66 PMID: 22972811 Full Text

3. Puliti D, Duffy SW, Miccinesi G, de Koning H, Lynge E, Zappa M, Paci E; EUROSCREEN Working Group (2012) Overdiagnosis in mammographic screening for breast cancer in Europe: a literature review. J Med Screen 19 Suppl. 1:42-56 PMID: 22972810 Full Text

4. von Karsa L, Suonio E, Lignini T, Ducarroz S & Anttila A, (eds.) (2012) Current Status and Future Directions of Breast and Cervical Cancer Prevention and Early Detection in Belarus. WHO/IARC. Cancer Control Assessment and Advice Requested by the Belarus Ministry of Health. Report of Expert Mission to Minsk, Belarus,15–18 February 2011, IARC Full Text

5. Segnan N, Patnick J & von Karsa L, (eds.) (2010) European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Colorectal Cancer Screening and Diagnosis - First Edition. European Commission, Publications Office of the European Union, Luxembourg Full Text

6. von Karsa L, Lignini TA, Patnick J, Lambert R & Sauvaget C (2010) The dimensions of the CRC problem. Best Pract.Res.Clin Gastroenterol 24(4):381-396 PMID: 20833343 Full Text

7. Review: Arbyn M, Anttila A, Jordan J, Ronco G, Schenck U, Segnan N, Wiener H, Herbert A & von Karsa L (2010) European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Cervical Cancer Screening, Second Edition - Summary Document. Ann Oncol 21(3):448-458 PMID: 20176693 Full Text

8. von Karsa L, Anttila A, Ronco G, Ponti A, Malila N, Arbyn M, Segnan N, Castillo-Beltran M, Boniol M, Ferlay J, Hery C, Sauvaget C, Voti L & Autier P (2008) Cancer screening in the European Union, Report on the implementation of the Council Recommendation on cancer screening - First Report. European Communities (publ.), Luxembourg Full Text

9. Arbyn M, Anttila A, Jordan J, Schenck U, Ronco G, Segnan N, Wiener H, Herbert A, Daniel J & von Karsa L (eds) (2008) European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Cervical Cancer Screening - Second edition. European Commission, Office for Official Publications of the European Communities, Luxembourg Full Text

10. Perry N, Broeders M, de Wolf C, Törnberg S, Holland R & von Karsa L (2007) European guidelines for quality assurance in breast cancer screening and diagnosis, Fourth edition - Summary document. Ann Oncol 19:614-622 PMID: 18024988 Full Text

11. Perry N, Broeders M, de Wolf C, Törnberg S, Holland R, von Karsa L & Puthaar E (eds) (2006) European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis. . European Commission, Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities. Full Text