Published in Women's Health Weekly, October 16th, 2003
"This is questionable in view of the high biological effectiveness of low energy X-rays used in radiography of the breasts. The hormone replacement therapy for elderly women must be considered as a further cause for unexpected high rates of radiation-induced breast cancer cases," wrote H. Kuni and colleagues, University Clinic, Lahnberge, Radiology Medical Center.
The researchers concluded: "Each normal population of...
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