Breast cancer screening and the changing population pyramid of Japan.


BACKGROUND Breast cancer has been the most prevalent cancer in Japan since the 1990s. The mortality from breast cancer is increasing in Japan, whereas in other industrialized countries it has been decreasing since 1990. On the other hand, Japan faces unparalleled growth in its aging population. The aim of this study was to report the mammography screening… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12282-013-0470-6


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