|Title:||Screen-RCC – Evaluation of potential screening strategies for kidney cancer|
|Project Description:||The overall aim of this work was to explore the potential for introducing a risk stratified kidney cancer screening programme. We will achieve this through four linked studies:
1. A review of the current evidence for kidney cancer screening
|Funder information:||Kidney Cancer UK – £35,000|
|Other Collaborators:||Professor Grant Stewart (Department of Surgery)
Professor Simon Griffin (Primary Care Unit)
Dr Hannah Harrison (Primary Care Unit)
Miss Sabrina Rossi (Department of Oncology)
|Start date:||1st October 2019|
|End date:||31st December 2020|
|Contact person:||Dr Juliet Usher-Smith|
|Contact Details:||Email: email@example.com|
|Further Information, References and Publications|
Usher-Smith JA, Simmons R, Rossi S, Stewart GD. Current evidence on screening for renal cancer. Nature Reviews Urology. 2020 Nov;17(11):637-642. doi: 10.1038/s41585-020-0363-3.
Harrison H, Thompson RE, Lin Z, Rossi S, Stewart GD, Griffin SJ, Usher-Smith JA. Risk prediction models for kidney cancer: a systematic review. European Urology Focus. 2020 Jul 14:S2405-4569(20)30190-5. doi: 10.1016/j.euf.2020.06.024.
Harvey-Kelly L, Mills K, Harrison H, Rossi S, Griffin SJ, Stewart GD, Usher-Smith JA. Public attitudes towards screening for kidney cancer: an online survey. BMC Urology 2020 Oct 28;20(1):170. doi: 10.1186/s12894-020-00724-0
Usher-Smith JA, Harvey-Kelly L, Harrison H, Rossi S, Griffin SJ, Stewart GD. Acceptability and potential impact on uptake of using different risk stratification approaches to determine eligibility for screening: A population-based survey. Health Expectations. 2020 Dec 2. doi: 10.1111/hex.13175.