Challenges and trends in breast cancer screening

New approaches and technologies for breast cancer screening

Date: 2017-07-12

Breast Imaging News

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2 Interview with Sylvia Heywang-Köbrunner, Vienna, Austria, March 2, 2016
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3 Telephone interview with Ingvar Andersson, February 18, 2016

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5 Jørgensen KJ, Zahl PH, Gøtzsche PC (2010) Breast cancer mortality in organised mammography screening in Denmark: comparative study. BMJ 340:c1241
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Ciatto S, Houssami N, Bernardi D, et al. (2013) Integration of 3D digital mammography with tomosynthesis for population breast-cancer screening (STORM): a prospective comparison study. Lancet Oncol 14:583-9

6 Welch HG (2010) Screening mammography – a long run for a short slide? N Engl J Med 363:1276-8

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