Table 4

Incidence and mortality ratios in acceptors of faecal occult blood screening compared with controls (adjusted for non-acceptance of the first test)

Rate ratio (95% CI)
CRC, colorectal cancer.
CRC0.98 (0.83–1.13)
Deaths from verified CRC0.73 (0.57–0.90)
Deaths from all causes1.01 (0.96–1.05)