Effect of screening on incidence of and mortality from cancer of cervix in England: evaluation based on routinely collected statistics.

@article{Quinn1999EffectOS,
  title={Effect of screening on incidence of and mortality from cancer of cervix in England: evaluation based on routinely collected statistics.},
  author={Michael J. Quinn and Penny Babb and Jennifer M. Jones and Elizabeth Elizabeth Kay Allen},
  journal={BMJ},
  year={1999},
  volume={318 7188},
  pages={
          904-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To assess the impact of screening on the incidence of and mortality from cervical cancer. DESIGN Comparison of age specific incidence and mortality before and after the introduction of the national call and recall system in 1988. SETTING England. SUBJECTS Women aged over 19 years. RESULTS From the mid-1960s, the number of smears taken rose continuously to 4.5 million at the end of the 1980s. Between 1988 and 1994, coverage of the target group doubled to around 85… CONTINUE READING

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