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Breast cancer screening failure may have shortened 270 lives in England

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LONDON – As many as 270 women’s lives may have been shortened after an IT failure in England’s breast cancer screening programme meant 450,000 patients were not invited for appointments, Britain’s health minister said on Wednesday. 418 more words

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On the politics of cancer screening - a case of governance?

On a regular basis newspaper articles appear calling for more and less screening for various diseases, notably cancer.  Just this week I came across two on breast cancer screening.   428 more words

Evidence-based Policy

Global Breast Cancer Screening Industry 2018 Market Research Report


In this report, the global Breast Cancer Screening market is valued at USD XX million in 2017 and is expected to reach USD XX million by the end of 2025, growing at a CAGR of XX% between 2017 and 2025. 611 more words

Global Market Research Report

Breast Biopsy Intensity and Findings Following Breast Cancer Screening in Women With and Without a Personal History of Breast Cancer

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Question  What are biopsy rates and yield in the 90 days following screening among women with and without a personal history of breast cancer (PHBC)? 449 more words



American women over the age of 40 are encouraged to get mammograms to help prevent breast cancer. Moonie, being the curious type, asked what mammograms are like. 478 more words