Mammographic surveillance in women with a personal history of breast cancer: how accurate? How effective?

@article{Houssami2010MammographicSI,
  title={Mammographic surveillance in women with a personal history of breast cancer: how accurate? How effective?},
  author={Nehmat Houssami and Stefano Ciatto},
  journal={Breast},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={439-45}
}
We review the accuracy and potential effect of mammography in surveillance of women with a personal history of breast cancer (PHBC). A literature review was performed to identify studies on screening mammography or breast surveillance reporting data on the accuracy or detection capability of mammography, or the effect of early detection of second breast cancers, in women with a PHBC. Evidence on mammography screening in women with PHBC comes from non-randomised studies, and is generally limited… CONTINUE READING

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