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Prévention primaire et dépistage chez l’adulte : mise à jour 2014

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Nanchen, David
Auer, Reto
Published in Revue médicale suisse. 2014, vol. 10, no. 414, p. 177-8,180-5
Abstract This article provides an update on the recommendations for the routine check-up and the primary and secondary prevention of cancer and cardiovascular disease. Changes for cancer screening affect mainly colorectal, lung and prostate cancers. In the area of cardiovascular disease prevention, screening for carotid artery stenosis is still not recommended. The current evidence is insufficient to recommend screening for coronary heart disease or peripheral artery disease in asymptomatic patients. Shared information and decision making between physician and patient is recommended when there is uncertainty regarding the effectiveness of an intervention.
Keywords AdultCardiovascular Diseases/diagnosis/prevention & controlDecision MakingHumansMass Screening/methodsNeoplasms/diagnosis/pathology/prevention & controlPatient ParticipationPhysician-Patient RelationsPrimary Prevention/methodsSecondary Prevention/methods
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PMID: 24624735
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Research group Groupe Jean-Michel Gaspoz (23)
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CORNUZ, Jacques et al. Prévention primaire et dépistage chez l’adulte : mise à jour 2014. In: Revue médicale suisse, 2014, vol. 10, n° 414, p. 177-8,180-5. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:77385

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