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Fleming C, Whitlock E, Beil T, et al. Primary Care Screening for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm [Internet]. Rockville (MD): Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US); 2005 Feb. (Evidence Syntheses, No. 35.)

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Appendix C. Excluded Studies

Key Question 1a Does AAA screening, in an asymptomatic average-risk or high-risk population, reduce AAA-related adverse health outcomes?

StudyReason for Exclusion
Heather BP, Poskitt KR, Earnshaw JJ, Whyman M, Shaw E. Population screening reduces mortality rate from aortic aneurysm in men. Br J Surg. 2000; 87(6):750–753.Not a randomized controlled trial.
Wilmink TB, Quick CR, Hubbard C, Day NE. The influence of screening on the incidence of ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysms. J Vasc Surg. 1999;30(2):203–208.Not a randomized controlled trial.
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