Posts Tagged ‘breast cancer screening’

What’s Behind the Screen? A Look at Screening Mammography and Breast Cancer Incidence

Posted by Rena Xu • November 21st, 2012

The number of women being screened for breast cancer continues to be high, but the population benefits of screening are becoming increasingly unclear. In 2010, a year after the US Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) revised its recommendations in favor of less screening mammography, NEJM published findings from a major cohort study suggesting that screening… Read More…