Published in Clinical Oncology Week, May 1st, 2006
Scientists in Spain sought "to investigate the cumulative false positive recall rate throughout the period of participation in a population based breast cancer screening program and to examine its association with women related factors." They performed an "analysis of a database to estimate the cumulative false positive recall rate after 10 biennial mammograms in a cohort of women."
X. Castells and colleagues of the Institut Municipal d'Investigacio Medica in Madrid explained, "Cumulative risk after 10 rounds was calculated by projecting forward the...
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