Efficient treatments reduce the cost-efficiency of breast cancer screening

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Abstract

In this issue, Birnbaum and colleagues evaluate whether the availability of efficient adjuvant and chemotherapy treatments would have changed reductions in the risk for breast cancer death reported by randomized trials on breast cancer screening. The editorialist discusses these results and the implications for women having breast cancer screening.
LanguageEnglish
Pages297-298
Number of pages2
JournalAnnals of Internal Medicine
Volume164
Issue number4
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 16 Feb 2016

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Early Detection of Cancer
Health Care Costs
Breast Neoplasms
Risk Reduction Behavior
Adjuvant Chemotherapy
Therapeutics

Keywords

  • breast screening
  • breast neoplasm screening
  • breast cancer

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Efficient treatments reduce the cost-efficiency of breast cancer screening. / Autier, Philippe.

In: Annals of Internal Medicine, Vol. 164, No. 4, 16.02.2016, p. 297-298.

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