Slide 31. Evidence of Benefit: Mammography by Age Group

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

Slide 31. Evidence of Benefit: Mammography by Age Group

Evidence of Benefit: Mammography by Age Group

AgeTrials included, nRR for Breast Cancer Mortality (95% CrI)NNI to Prevent 1 Breast Cancer Death (95% CrI)
39-49 y80.85 (0.75-0.96)1904 (929-6378)
50-59 y60.86 (0.75-0.99)1339 (322-7455)
60-69 y20.68 (0.54-0.87)377 (230-1050)
70-74 y11.12 (073-1.72)Not available

 

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Internet Citation: Slide 31. Evidence of Benefit: Mammography by Age Group: 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/tfmethodsld31.html