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World J Gastroenterol. Jul 28, 2015; 21(28): 8678-8686
Published online Jul 28, 2015. doi: 10.3748/wjg.v21.i28.8678
Table 1 Analytical studies on pancreatic cancer screening
StudyType of study (number of subjects)CountryDuration of follow-upMeasured outcome
Canto et al[12], 2006Prospective controlled studyAbout 3 yrDifferent diagnostic rate of PC, tumor type and screening complications
(n = 227)United States
Kim et al[13], 2011RetrospectiveDifferent tumor type, curative resection, median survival, 3-yr survival rate
controlled studyKorea-
(n = 60)
Potjer et al[14], 2013Prospective controlled studyA minimum of 1 yrDifferent tumor type, frequency and behavior of precursor lesions
(n = 241)Netherland
Lachter et al[15], 2007RetrospectiveDifferent diagnostic rate of PC, the number of operations
controlled studyIsrael-
(n = 134)
Zubarik et al[16], 2011Prospective controlled studyDifferent diagnostic rate of PC, tumor type, screening complications and cost of detection
(n = 670)United States1 yr