Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
    • Data at a glance
  • Body content
    • 1 Introduction
      • 1.1 Purpose of this report
      • 1.2 Bowel cancer facts
      • 1.3 Bowel cancer screening
    • 2 Picture of bowel cancer in Australia
      • 2.1 Number of new cases
      • 2.2 Number of deaths
      • 2.3 Survival
      • 2.4 Burden of bowel cancer
    • 3 Performance indicators
      • 3.1 Summary
      • 3.2 Recruitment
      • 3.3 Screening
      • 3.4 Assessment
      • 3.5 Diagnosis
      • 3.6 Outcomes
    • 4 Bowel abnormality detection results
      • 4.1 Bowel abnormality detection using available assessment and histopathology data
    • 5 Spotlight on participation by population subgroups
    • 5.1 Self-reported population group identification
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Data tables
      • Additional table for Chapter 1
      • Additional tables for Chapter 2
      • Additional tables for Chapter 3
      • Additional table for Chapter 4
      • Additional tables for Chapter 5
    • Appendix B: Overall NBCSP outcomes
      • Overall outcomes (August 2006–June 2016)
    • Appendix C: National Bowel Cancer Screening Program information
      • Target population
      • Changes in monitoring the NBCSP
      • Development of performance indicators
      • Changes to reporting period
      • Changes to the cohort monitored
      • Changes to the structure
      • Changes to incidence and mortality numbers
    • Appendix D: Data sources
      • National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
      • AIHW Australian Cancer Database
      • AIHW Disease Expenditure Database
      • AIHW National Mortality Database
      • Australian Burden of Disease Study
      • National Death Index
      • Population data
    • Appendix E: Classifications
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • Related publications