Breast cancer screening in women aged 80 and older: results from a national survey.

@article{Schonberg2004BreastCS,
  title={Breast cancer screening in women aged 80 and older: results from a national survey.},
  author={Mara A Schonberg and Ellen P. McCarthy and Roger B. Davis and Russell S. Phillips and Mary Beth Hamel},
  journal={Journal of the American Geriatrics Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={52 10},
  pages={1688-95}
}
OBJECTIVES To estimate the national rates of mammography screening in women aged 80 and older and examine the relationship between health status and screening within the previous 2 years. DESIGN Population-based survey. SETTING United States. PARTICIPANTS Eight hundred eighty-two women aged 80 and older who responded to the 2000 National Health Interview Survey, representing an estimated 3.83 million noninstitutionalized women nationally. MEASUREMENTS Screening mammography, disease… CONTINUE READING
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