Women's understanding of the mammography screening debate.

  title={Women's understanding of the mammography screening debate.},
  author={Steven Woloshin and Lisa M. Schwartz and S J Byram and Harold C. Sox and Baruch Fischhoff and H Gilbert Welch},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  volume={160 10},
BACKGROUND The fractious public debate over mammography screening recommendations for women aged 40 to 49 years has received extensive attention in medical journals and in the press. OBJECTIVE To learn how women interpret the mammography screening debate. METHODS We mailed a survey to a random sample of American women 18 years and older, oversampling… CONTINUE READING