American Cancer Society guidelines for the early detection of breast cancer: update 1997
UMass Chan AffiliationsDepartment of Medicine, Division of Hematology/Oncology
Document TypeJournal Article
Randomized Controlled Trials
Medicine and Health Sciences
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AbstractThe American Cancer Society (ACS) convened a workshop in March 1997 to consider new scientific findings related to breast cancer screening and to determine whether these findings warrant a change in the existing ACS guidelines. The meeting was timed so that participants could benefit from new data related to screening women aged 40 to 49 years. A recommendation based on the new data and subsequently approved by the ACS Board of Directors is reported.
CA Cancer J Clin. 1997 May-Jun;47(3):150-3.
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