Pottstown, Pennsylvania 19465

  • Colorectal Cancer


This is a 3-arm randomized trial aimed at increasing rates of participation in colorectal cancer (CRC) screening by outreach to patients' homes using choice architecture informed by behavioral science principles.

Study summary:

The investigators will evaluate the effectiveness of mailed outreach with choice between colonoscopy and FIT, and FIT alone, as compared to colonoscopy alone in increasing CRC screening rates.


Inclusion Criteria: 1. At least 1 visit with CHDC in the past 2 years 2. Not up to date on CRC screening (no evidence of colonoscopy in the last 10 years, sigmoidoscopy in the last 5 years, or stool testing in the past 12 months) Exclusion Criteria: 1. History of CRC or polyps 2. Significant family history of CRC 3. History of Inflammatory Bowel Disease or Ulcerative Colitis 4. History of colectomy 5. History of metastatic cancer 6. Current use of Medication Assisted Therapy (MAT)



Primary Contact:

Principal Investigator
Shivan Mehta, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Catherine Reitz, MPH
Phone: 215-614-0282
Email: catherine.reitz@pennmedicine.upenn.edu

Backup Contact:


Location Contact:

Pottstown, Pennsylvania 19465
United States

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Site Status: N/A

Data Source: ClinicalTrials.gov

Date Processed: June 24, 2021

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