[Incidence of breast cancer before and after implementation of mammography screening].

@article{Hofvind2006IncidenceOB,
  title={[Incidence of breast cancer before and after implementation of mammography screening].},
  author={Solveig Hofvind and Ragnhild S\orum and Tor Haldorsen and Fr\oydis Langmark},
  journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke},
  year={2006},
  volume={126 22},
  pages={2935-8}
}
BACKGROUND A nationwide governmentally founded breast cancer screening program for women aged 50 - 69 years was gradually implemented in all Norwegian counties between November 1995 and February 2004 (the Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Program, NBCSP). Such an implementation is expected to give an initial increased incidence followed by a decrease. We here present general and stage-specific incidences of breast cancer by age groups, in the first 9 counties that implemented the NBCSP… CONTINUE READING

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