Breast-Cancer Screening — Viewpoint of the IARC Working Group : Tees Valley Public Health Shared Service

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Report from the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC). After a careful evaluation of the balance between the benefits and adverse effects of mammographic screening for breast cancer, the working group concluded that there is a net benefit from inviting women 50 to 69 years of age to receive screening.

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  • Publication date3 June 2015
  • CreatorB Lauby-Secretan, C Scoccianti, D Loomis, et al for the International Agency for Research on Cancer Handbook Working Group
  • ContributorLeon Green
  • Copyright© 2015 Massachusetts Medical Society
 
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