Mammographic Screening in Asymptomatic Women Aged 40 Years and Older

May 1989
JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;5/5/89, Vol. 261 Issue 17, p2535
Academic Journal
Focuses on the differences in age-specific recommendations for screening mammograms in asymptomatic women developed by professional, voluntary, and governmental organizations. Epidemiologic evidence that mammographic screening in asymptomatic women aged 50 or older reduces breast cancer mortality; Mortality and survival follow-up on subjects aged 40 to 49; Cost of mammographic screening.


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