Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • Measuring performance through indicators
      • The National Bowel Cancer Screening Program
      • Development of NBCSP performance indicators
      • Data limitations
    • 2 Indicators
      • Overview of the performance indicators
      • PI 01-Participation rate
      • PI 02-Screening positivity rate
      • PI 03-Diagnostic assessment rate
      • PI 04-Time between positive screen and diagnostic assessment
      • PI 05a-Adenoma detection rate
      • PI 05b-Positive predictive value of diagnostic assessment for detecting adenoma
      • PI 06a-Colorectal cancer detection rate
      • PI 06b-Positive predictive value of diagnostic assessment for detecting colorectal cancer
      • PI 07-Interval cancer rate
      • PI 08-Cancer clinico-pathological stage distribution
      • PI 09-Adverse events (hospital admission rate)
      • PI 10-Colorectal cancer incidence rate
      • PI 11-Colorectal cancer mortality rate
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: National Health Performance Committee indicator guidelines
    • Appendix B: Reviewed indicators
    • Appendix C: Classifications
      • Geographic classification
      • Socioeconomic classification
      • Indigenous status, main language spoken at home and disability status identification
      • Screening test positivity cut-off
    • Appendix D: NBCSP Report and Indicator Working Group members
    • References
    • List of tables