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Table 4 Reasons given by the Gps for not systematically give the recommendation for screening. N = 492

From: Impact of organised programs on colorectal cancer screening

Reasons Rate
Recommendation to âtients at risk only 28%
Not enough involved in the process by official institutions 19%
The ration costs/benefit is high 9%
The difference between costs & benefit is low 9%
Neglect 8%
The National Health Insurance is in charge of this recommendation 5%
Patient's choice 4%
Difficulty of the realisation – The screening tests are uneasy 4%
Screening tests are not very efficient 3%
It is gastroenterologist's role <1%
Other reasons (others priorities...) 4%