Screening for breast cancer

CONTEXT: Breast cancer is the most commonly occurring non-skin malignancy among women in the United States and the second leading cause of cancer-related death. Screening for breast cancer has been shown to reduce breast cancer-related mortality among women aged 40 to 69 and screening women aged 50...

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Main Authors: Humphrey, Linda L., Chan, Benjamin (Author), Detlefsen, Stephanie (Author), Helfand, Mark (Author)
Corporate Authors: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Oregon Health Sciences University Evidence-based Practice Center
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville (MD) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US) 2002, August 2002
Series:Systematic evidence reviews
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Includes bibliographical references