On completion of this section, you should be able to:
- Interpret key epidemiological trends in incidence, mortality and survival from colorectal cancer.
- Explain current evidence regarding risk factors associated with the development of colorectal cancer.
- Explain factors which influence an individual's engagement in behaviours that reduce the risk of colorectal cancer.
- Describe the key principles associated with a health education program aimed at reducing the risk of developing colorectal cancer.