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Colon Screenings Don't Follow Guidelines, San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center Study Suggests



4/7/2009 7:40:58 AM

MONDAY, April 6 (HealthDay News) -- Despite clear guidelines recommending that older people undergo a colonoscopy only if they expect to live at least four more years, a new study reveals that seriously ill elderly men in the United States are being screened for colon cancer on par with healthy people.

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