The Stockholm breast cancer screening trial — 5-year results and stage at discovery

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In screening programmes it is important to assess a preliminary effectiveness of the screening method as soon as possible in order to forecast survival figures. In March 1981 a controlled single-view mammographic screening trial for breast cancer was started in the south of Stockholm. The population invited for screening mammography consisted of 40,000… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF01806553

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