Effectiveness of screening with annual magnetic resonance imaging and mammography: results of the initial screen from the ontario high risk breast screening program.

  title={Effectiveness of screening with annual magnetic resonance imaging and mammography: results of the initial screen from the ontario high risk breast screening program.},
  author={Anna M. Chiarelli and Maegan V. Prummel and Derek Muradali and Vicky Majpruz and Meaghan Horgan and June C. Carroll and Andrea Eisen and Wendy S. Meschino and R. Shumak and Ellen Warner and Linda Rabeneck},
  journal={Journal of clinical oncology : official journal of the American Society of Clinical Oncology},
  volume={32 21},
PURPOSE The Ontario Breast Screening Program expanded in July 2011 to screen women age 30 to 69 years at high risk for breast cancer with annual magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and digital mammography. To the best of our knowledge, this is the first organized screening program for women at high risk for breast cancer. PATIENTS AND METHODS Performance measures after assessment were compared with screening results for 2,207 women with initial screening examinations. The following criteria were… 

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