Browsing by Author "Bessa Caserras, Xavier"

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  • Alvarez-Urturi, Ana Cristina; Fernández-Esparrach, Gloria; Ibáñez Zafón, Inés Ana; Rodríguez De Miguel, Cristina; Dedeu Cusco, Josep Maria; Bessa Caserras, Xavier; Córdova, Henry; Pellisé, Maria; Balaguer, Francesc; Ginés, Angels; Barranco Priego, Luis Eugenio; Araujo, Isis K.; Andreu García, Montserrat; Llach, Josep; Castells, Antoni; González-Suarez, Begoña (Hindawi, 2017)
    Background. Individuals with a family history of colorectal cancer (CRC) have an increased risk of CRC. We evaluated the diagnostic yield of CCE in the detection of lesions and also two different colon preparations. Methods. ...
  • Buron Pust, Andrea; Auge, Josep M.; Sala Serra, Maria; Román, Marta; Castells, Antoni; Macià Guilà, Francesc Assís; Comas Serrano, Mercè; Guiriguet, Carolina; Bessa Caserras, Xavier; Castells, Xavier; PROCOLON research group (Public Library of Science (PLoS), 2017)
    BACKGROUND: Screening with faecal occult blood tests reduces colorectal cancer-related mortality; however, age, sex and socioeconomic factors affect screening outcomes and could lead to unequal mortality benefits. The aim ...
  • Carot, Laura; Castells, Antoni; Hernández Rodríguez, Cristina; Alvarez-Urturi, Ana Cristina; Balaguer, Francesc; Lanas, Angel; Cubiella, Joaquı́n; Tasende, Jose D.; Jover, Rodrigo; Hernandez, Vicent; Carballo, Fernando; Bujanda, Luis; Quintero, Enrique; Andreu García, Montserrat; Bessa Caserras, Xavier; ColonPrev study (SAGE Publications, 2018)
    BACKGROUND: The diagnostic yield of the faecal immunochemical test and sigmoidoscopy in detecting proximal serrated polyps in a colorectal cancer screening programme has not been fully assessed. AIM: We determined the ...
  • Abulí, Anna; Castells, Antoni; Bujanda, Luis; Lozano, Juan José; Bessa Caserras, Xavier; Hernández Rodríguez, Cristina; Alvarez Urturi, Cristina; Pellisé, Maria; Esteban Jurado, Clara; Hijona, Elizabeth; Buron Pust, Andrea; Macià Guilà, Francesc Assís; Grau, Jaume; Guayta, Rafael; Castellví Bel, Sergi; Andreu García, Montserrat; PROCOLON research group (Public Library of Science, 2016)
    BACKGROUND: Common low-penetrance genetic variants have been consistently associated with colorectal cancer risk. AIM: To determine if these genetic variants are associated also with adenoma susceptibility and may improve ...
  • Riu Pons, Fausto; Andreu García, Montserrat; Gimeno Beltran, Javier; Álvarez-González, Marco Antonio; Seoane, Agustín; Dedeu Cusco, Josep Maria; Barranco Priego, Luis Eugenio; Bessa Caserras, Xavier (Baishideng Publishing Group, 2018)
    AIM: To assess the incremental benefit of narrow band imaging (NBI) and white light endoscopy (WLE), randomizing the initial technique for the detection of residual neoplasia at the polypectomy scar after an endoscopic ...