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Table 2 Patient eligibility criteria

From: Does access to a colorectal cancer screening website and/or a nurse-managed telephone help line provided to patients by their family physician increase fecal occult blood test uptake?: A pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial study protocol

Inclusion criteria Exclusion criteria
Attending for a Periodic Health Examination Walk-in patients
Males and females 50 to 74 years of age Having had a colonoscopy in the last 10 years
No symptoms of colorectal cancer Having had a flexible sigmoidoscopy within the last 5 years
No personal history of CRC, polyps, or diseases of the colon requiring monitoring by colonoscopy (Crohn’s Disease or Ulcerative Colitis) Having a double contrast barium enema within the last 5 years
Have a first degree relative with CRC affected at age greater than 60  
Have two or more second degree relatives with polyps or cancer