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Table 1 Concordance of incident cases of CRC between the FiTQ and examined algorithms (2000–2010)

From: Measuring colorectal cancer incidence: the performance of an algorithm using administrative health data

Possible Incident CRC Cases No Treatment Received Treatment Received
  Total Cases concordant with FiTQ Newly-captured cases Total Cases concordant with FiTQ Newly-captured cases Total % Difference from FiTQ
  N N N N N N N  
FiTQ 12,933 1457   11,476   
Algorithm 1 12,949 1456 2 1458 11,474 17 11,491 0.1
Algorithm 2 13,899 392 1640 2032 9548 2319 11,867 3.4
Algorithm 3 16,897 1456 1648 3104 11,476 2317 13,793 20.2