TITLE

Breast cancer screening, diagnostic accuracy and health care policies

AUTHOR(S)
Urbain, Jean-Luc
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/18/2005, Vol. 172 Issue 2, p210
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Comments on a research on the criteria for an effective breast screening program. Investigation of the association of test sensitivity and specificity with the volume of mammograms read by individual radiologists or performed by individual health care facilities; Changes in breast cancer detection and diagnosis; Factors which affect the sensitivity of mammography in detecting breast cancer.
ACCESSION #
15619422

 

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