An audit of assessment procedures in women who develop breast cancer after a negative result.

@article{Warren2004AnAO,
  title={An audit of assessment procedures in women who develop breast cancer after a negative result.},
  author={Ruth M. L. Warren and Prue C. Allgood and G R Hunnam and Sara Godward and S W Duffy},
  journal={Journal of medical screening},
  year={2004},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={180-6}
}
OBJECTIVES A case audit was undertaken to determine the extent to which the early diagnosis of cancer could be improved by better adherence to screening guidelines, and to estimate the effect that this might have on breast cancer survival. Although affecting only a small proportion of the cancers of the screening programme, this exercise had an educational function for screening radiologists. SETTING The East Anglian breast screening programme, a group of seven centres offering screening to a… CONTINUE READING

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