Category Archives: Mammography

Guidelines for Breast Cancer


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Time to stop mammography screening


Image via Wikipedia Time to Stop Mammography Screening-CMAJ 2011http://www.scribd.com/embeds/74026313/content?start_page=1&view_mode=list&access_key=key-13uwz1mgyp94vkw3r53r(function() { var scribd = document.createElement(“script”); scribd.type = “text/javascript”; scribd.async = true; scribd.src = “http://www.scribd.com/javascripts/embed_code/inject.js”; var s = document.getElementsByTagName(“script”)[0]; s.parentNode.insertBefore(scribd, s); })(); Related articles Global Mammography Equipment Market to Reach US$1.0 Billion … Continue reading

Posted in Breast cancer, Breast cancer screening, canada, Canadian Medical Association Journal, College of Family Physicians Canada, Health, Mammography, University of Alberta | Leave a comment

Cochrane Neonatal Group: revisiones sistemáticas aliadas para el mejor cuidado de los prematuros


Cochrane Neonatal Group: revisiones sistemáticas aliadas para el mejor cuidado de los prematuros Fuente: Pediatria Basada en Pruebas.nviar por correo electrónico Escribe un blogCompartir con TwitterCompartir con Facebook The Cochrane Collaboration (CC) se autodefine como una organización internacional sin ánimo de … Continue reading

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British breast cancer screening now under independent review


Image via Wikipedia Source: Health News Review By Gary Schwitzer on October 26, 2011 8:21 AM  No Comments  No TrackBacks Questions about how best to communicate to the public about the tradeoffs of potential benefits versus potential harms of mammography do not end at America‘s … Continue reading

Posted in BMJ, Breast cancer screening, Cancer, King's College London, Mammography, Mike Richards, National Health Service, NHS | Leave a comment

Most women with screen-detected breast cancer have not had their life saved by screening


Image via Wikipedia By Gary Schwitzer on October 24, 2011 4:42 PM  No Comments  No TrackBacks That’s the conclusion of an article published today in the Archives of Internal Medicine. I’m on the run today, but here’s the abstract:  Background Perhaps the most persuasive messages promoting … Continue reading

Posted in Archives of Internal Medicine, breast, Breast cancer, Breast cancer screening, Cancer, Mammography, National Cancer Institute, October 24 2011 | Leave a comment

Breast Cancer Screening


By Graham McMahon The latest article in our Clinical Practice series reviews current recommendations for breast-cancer screening and thesupporting evidence, including the controversy regarding mammographic screening of women in their 40s. Worldwide, breast cancer is now the most common cancer diagnosed in women … Continue reading

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