Screening for pancreatic cancer in familial high-risk individuals: A systematic review
Chao Lu, Cheng-Fu Xu, Xing-Yong Wan, Hua-Tuo Zhu, Chao-Hui Yu, You-Ming Li, Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310003, Zhejiang Province, China
Author contributions: Lu C and Xu CF contributed equally to this work; Lu C designed the research; Xu CF and Wan XY performed the research; Zhu HT contributed analytic tools. Lu C analyzed the data; Lu C and Xu CF wrote the paper; Yu CH and Li YM revised the manuscript.
Conflict-of-interest statement: Nobody has received fees for serving as a speaker. Nobody has received research funding. Xu CF, Yu CH, Li YM are employees of The First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University. Nobody owns stocks. Nobody owns a patent.
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Correspondence to: You-Ming Li, Professor, Department of Gastroenterology, the First Affiliated Hospital, College of Medicine, Zhejiang University, No. 79 Qingchun Road, Hangzhou 310003, Zhejiang Province, China. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: December 23, 2014
Peer-review started: December 25, 2014
First decision: March 10, 2015
Revised: April 3, 2015
Accepted: June 15, 2015
Article in press: June 16, 2015
Published online: July 28, 2015