Evaluation issues in the Swedish Two-County Trial of breast cancer screening: An historical review

@inproceedings{Tabr2017EvaluationII,
  title={Evaluation issues in the Swedish Two-County Trial of breast cancer screening: An historical review},
  author={L{\'a}szl{\'o} K. Tab{\'a}r and Tony Hsiu-Hsi Chen and Chen-Yang Hsu and Wendy W. Y. Wu and Amy Ming-Fang Yen and Sam Li-Sheng Chen and S. Y. Chiu and Jean Ching-Yuan Fann and Kerri Rose Beckmann and Robert A. Smith and Stephen W. Duffy},
  booktitle={Journal of medical screening},
  year={2017}
}
Objectives To summarize debate and research in the Swedish Two-County Trial of mammographic screening on key issues of trial design, endpoint evaluation, and overdiagnosis, and from these to infer promising directions for the future. Methods A cluster-randomized controlled trial of the offer of breast cancer screening in Sweden, with a single screen of the control group at the end of the screening phase forms the setting for a historical review of investigations and debate on issues of design… CONTINUE READING
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