TITLE

Should women at high risk of breast cancer be screened with MRI?

AUTHOR(S)
Choi, Stephen
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/5/2005, Vol. 173 Issue 1, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses research being done on magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and mammoraphy of women at high risk of breast cancer in Great Britain. Reference to a study by M. O. Leach, C. R. Boggis, A. K. Dixon, D. F. Easton, R. A. Eeles, D. G. Evans et al., published in the 2005 issue of the "Lancet"; Performanceof contrast-enhanced (CE) MRI and mammography; Percentage of the sensitivity of women to CE MRI use; Correlation between cancer screening with CE MRI and mortality reduction.
ACCESSION #
17430509

 

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