Detection rates for breast cancer rising

Ferriman, Annabel
November 2000
BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);11/04/2000, Vol. 321 Issue 7269, p1101
Academic Journal
Reports on improvements in the performance of Great Britain's breast cancer screening program as of November 2000. Statistics for the increasing number of cancer detections and decreasing number of unnecessary biopsies; Estimates for the reduction in mortality directly attributable to screening; Factors affecting improved performance, including innovations in mammography techniques.


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