Evaluation of a surveillance programme for women with a family history of breast cancer.

  title={Evaluation of a surveillance programme for women with a family history of breast cancer.},
  author={Marta M. Reis and Mojgan Tavakoli and Joanna Dewar and David Goudie and Arron Cook and Lorna McLeish and Duncan Young and Jonathan Kenyon and Monica Steel},
  journal={Journal of medical genetics},
  volume={46 5},
AIM To establish health related costs and benefits of clinical services for women at increased familial risk of breast cancer. METHODS Analysis of costs and outcomes for one UK regional service, supplemented with data from a multinational collaborative study. Main outcome measures were aggregate costs for regular clinical examination, mammographic screening and further investigations; breast cancer incidence; proportion of cancers detected at "early" or "late" stage, compared with… CONTINUE READING

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