Effect of screening and adjuvant therapy on mortality from breast cancer.

@article{Berry2005EffectOS,
  title={Effect of screening and adjuvant therapy on mortality from breast cancer.},
  author={Donald A. Berry and Kathleen A. Cronin and Sylvia K Plevritis and Dennis G. Fryback and Lauren Clarke and Marvin Zelen and Jeanne S Mandelblatt and Andrei Y Yakovlev and J. Dik F. Habbema and Eric J. Feuer},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2005},
  volume={353 17},
  pages={1784-92}
}
BACKGROUND We used modeling techniques to assess the relative and absolute contributions of screening mammography and adjuvant treatment to the reduction in breast-cancer mortality in the United States from 1975 to 2000. METHODS A consortium of investigators developed seven independent statistical models of breast-cancer incidence and mortality. All seven… CONTINUE READING