Slide 29. Breast Cancer Screening: Benefits

Understanding the Methods Used by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in Developing Recommendations

Slide 29. Breast Cancer Screening: Benefits

Breast Cancer Screening: Benefits

  • Decreased breast cancer mortality and total mortality.
  • Decreased morbidity from breast cancer (reduction of late-stage breast cancer).

http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf09/breastcancer/brcanup.htm

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Current as of August 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 29. Breast Cancer Screening: Benefits: Understanding the Methods Used by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force in Developing Recommendations. August 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/tfmethods/tfmethodsld29.html