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[Correspondence] <title xmlns="http://www.elsevier.com/xml/common/dtd" id="cetitle10">The benefits and harms of breast cancer screening

09 Mar 2013

The Independent UK Panel on Breast Cancer Screening concludes that those invited for breast cancer screening had a 20% relative reduction in breast cancer mortality after 13 years. Since the 1980s, there have been changes in mammography, which could affect overdiagnosis, and advances in systemic treatment of breast cancer.

Date: 
9 March 2013

Click here to view the full article which appeared in The Lancet