#1Search “Colorectal Neoplasms” [MeSH] OR “Mass Screening”[Majr]154648
#2Search ((“Colonoscopy”[Mesh] OR “Colonography, Computed Tomographic”[Mesh])) OR “Sigmoidoscopes”[Mesh] OR “stool test” OR “fecal immunochemical testing” OR (FIT AND fecal) OR fobt OR fobt OR occult blood ORDNA Stool”26681
#3Search “Polyps”[Mesh] AND “Biopsy”[Mesh]967
#4Search #2 OR #327451
#5Search #1 AND #49033
#6Search #1 AND #4 Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, English4660
#7Search #1 AND #4 Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, Review, English705
#8Search (“Randomized Controlled Trials” [MeSH] OR ”Randomized Controlled Trial” [Publication Type]) OR ”Single-Blind Method” [MeSH] OR ”Double-Blind Method” [MeSH] OR ”Random Allocation” [MeSH]336385
#9Search #6 AND #8263
#10Search (”Case-Control Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Cohort Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Epidemiologic Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Cross-Sectional Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Organizational Case Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Cross-Over Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Follow-Up Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Seroepidemiologic Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Multicenter Studies” [MeSH] OR ”Evaluation Studies” [MeSH]) OR Longitudinal Studies OR observational studies1150609
#11Search #6 AND #101340
#12Search #7 OR #9 OR #112150
#13Search (”Colorectal Neoplasms/diagnosis” [Majr] OR ”Colorectal Neoplasms/prevention and control” [Majr])29131
#14Search ”Mass Screening” [Majr]48233
#15Search #13 AND #142175
#16Search #15 NOT #121752
#17Search #15 NOT #12 Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, English1019
#19Search ”United States” [Mesh] OR United States Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, English676580
#20Search #17 AND #19 Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, English399
#21Search #4 NOT #1225301
#22Search #15 AND #211128
#23Search #15 AND #21 Limits: Publication Date from 1998, Humans, English591
#25Search #19 AND #23211

From: Appendix A, Exact Search Strings

Cover of Enhancing the Use and Quality of Colorectal Cancer Screening
Enhancing the Use and Quality of Colorectal Cancer Screening.
Evidence Reports/Technology Assessments, No. 190.
Holden DJ, Harris R, Porterfield DS, et al.

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