Estimating the accuracy of screening mammography: A meta-analysis Article Report uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Health Services Research

abstract

  • The accuracy of mammography should be recognized and included in discussions about policies for screening for breast cancer. This meta-analysis, by quantifying the expected TPR/FPR, should assist program planners, physicians, and women to understand better the cost and clinical implications of such screening programs.

publication date

  • February 1998

Research

keywords

  • Report

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/S0749-3797(97)00019-6

PubMed ID

  • 9631167

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 143

end page

  • 53

volume

  • 14

number

  • 2