Association of diagnostic work-up with subsequent attendance in a breast cancer screening program for false-positive cases

@article{Seigneurin2010AssociationOD,
  title={Association of diagnostic work-up with subsequent attendance in a breast cancer screening program for false-positive cases},
  author={Arnaud Seigneurin and Catherine Exbrayat and Jos{\'e} Labar{\`e}re and Patricia Delafosse and Florence Poncet and Marc Colonna},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2010},
  volume={127},
  pages={221-228}
}
The objective of this study is to determine whether the likelihood of returning for routine breast cancer screening differed for false-positive cases depending on the diagnostic work-up. Using the original data from a French population-based breast cancer screening program, we compared the attendance rates at the subsequent round of screening for 16,946 and 1,127 participants who received negative (i.e., American College of Radiology, ACR, categories 1–2) and false-positive mammograms… CONTINUE READING

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