Spontaneous remissions in breast cancer underline the need of more evidence: screening should not detect more cancer but earlier cancer

@article{Porzsolt2009SpontaneousRI,
  title={Spontaneous remissions in breast cancer underline the need of more evidence: screening should not detect more cancer but earlier cancer},
  author={Franz Porzsolt and Dieter H{\"o}lzel},
  journal={Journal of Public Health},
  year={2009},
  volume={18},
  pages={15-19}
}
Analysis of the hypothesis that 22% of breast cancer cases detected by screening mammography would disappear spontaneously. Critical appraisal of the relevant scientific literature using established methods. The hypothesis—although it is unusual—seems to be very well supported by data from several independent research groups and justifies three lessons… CONTINUE READING