The impact of mammography in 1096 consecutive patients with breast cancer, 1979‐1993. Equal value for patients younger and older than age 50 years Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Breast Neoplasms
  • General Surgery

abstract

  • Increased use of mammography, rather than improvement in patient or physician breast examination, explains the progressively earlier stage of breast cancers found in recent years, a benefit equally apparent in patients younger and older than age 50.

publication date

  • January 1995

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1002/1097-0142(19951101)76:9<1579::AID-CNCR2820760913>3.0.CO;2-G

PubMed ID

  • 8635061

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1579

end page

  • 84

volume

  • 76

number

  • 9