[The relationship between health gain and effort in mass screening for breast cancer].

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Mass screening for breast cancer reduces the mortality of this disease. In the Netherlands, with a very high incidence of breast cancer, a well organized health care system and a stable economic prosperity, the decision taken to implement nationwide breast cancer screening for the female population aged 50-70 years appears well-founded. The first data… (More)

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@article{Dongen1997TheRB, title={[The relationship between health gain and effort in mass screening for breast cancer].}, author={Jacques van Dongen and Jan Willem Coebergh and H. J. de Koning}, journal={Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde}, year={1997}, volume={141 47}, pages={2277-80} }