Comparison of recommendations for screening mammography using CISNET models.

@article{Arleo2017ComparisonOR,
  title={Comparison of recommendations for screening mammography using CISNET models.},
  author={Elizabeth Kagan Arleo and R. Edward Hendrick and Mark A. Helvie and Edward A. Sickles},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2017},
  volume={123 19},
  pages={3673-3680}
}
BACKGROUND Currently, there are several different recommendations for screening mammography from major national health care organizations, including: 1) annual screening at ages 40 to 84 years; 2) screening annually at ages 45 to 54 years, then biennially at ages 55 to 79 years; and 3) biennial screening at ages 50 to 74 years. METHODS Mean values of six Cancer Intervention and Surveillance Modeling Network (CISNET) models were used to compare these three screening mammography recommendations… CONTINUE READING
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