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OHPE Bulletin 338, Volume 2003, No. 338


Karen Parsons contributes this week's feature, "Colorectal Cancer: Why Is Screening Important?" She writes, "In 2003, there were an estimated 8,300 deaths and 18,000 newly diagnosed cases (National Cancer Institute of Canada, 2003). Ontario has among the highest incidence rates of CRC in all of Canada."



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