Participation in breast cancer screening: randomised controlled trials of doctors' letters and of telephone reminders.

@article{Richardson1994ParticipationIB,
  title={Participation in breast cancer screening: randomised controlled trials of doctors' letters and of telephone reminders.},
  author={Ann K. Richardson and Sierra Williams and Mark J Elwood and Mathias Bahr and T Medlicott},
  journal={Australian journal of public health},
  year={1994},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={290-2}
}
The study used a randomised controlled trial to find out whether supporting letters from general practitioners accompanying the invitations from a screening centre affected participation in a population-based breast cancer screening program for women aged 50 to 64. A further randomised controlled trial compared the effect of postal reminders with telephone… CONTINUE READING