Corpus ID: 198989977

Haptic Simulator for Training in Clinical Breast Examination 1

  title={Haptic Simulator for Training in Clinical Breast Examination 1},
  • Published 2003
  • Breast cancer among women has reached epidemic proportions in the United States; with current estimates indicating that one woman in eight will develop breast cancer during her lifetime [1]. Breast cancer is also the second leading cause of death for all women. It is estimated that approximately 40,200 women in the U.S. will die from the disease in 2003 [2]. The incidence rate of invasive breast cancer in white women increased by 1.1% each year from 1992 to 1998, most of which was seen in women… CONTINUE READING

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