Search Resources (English): Mammography screening

Results 1 - 10 of 37

Results

Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval  
www.ahfmr.ab.ca/download.php/9d895b301a7b622a2bddb7a38f37fdad

Reviews evidence regarding appropriate screening intervals for asymptomatic women aged 50-69 years and aged 40-49 years, and efficacy of mammography in asymptomatic women aged 40-49 years.

 (See Details)
Published: 2000
Mammography  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/iyh-vsv/med/mammog_e.html
Discusses when to have a mammogram, what is a mammogram, what to expect, mammograms and radiation, minimizing the risk of breast cancer, and the government of Canada's role. (See Details)
Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Korean)  
http://www.cancercare.mb.ca/MBSP/pdfs/EarlyDetect_Korean_0206.pdf
Describes, in Korean, the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment in Manitoba. (See Details)
Take time for your health: take time for screening (Traditional Chinese)  
http://www.cancercare.on.ca/pdf/obsp.combined.article.trad.chin.pdf
Discusses, in Traditional Chinese, the importance of screening for breast cancer (mammography) and cervical cancer (Pap tests). (See Details)
Published: 2003
Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Punjabi)  
http://www.cancercare.mb.ca/MBSP/pdfs/EarlyDetect_Panjabi_0406.pdf
Describes, in Punjabi, the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment in Manitoba. (See Details)
Take time for your health: take time for screening (Simplified Chinese)  
http://www.cancercare.on.ca/pdf/obsp.combined.article.simp.chin.pdf
Discusses, in Simplified Chinese, the importance of screening for breast cancer (mammography) and cervical cancer (Pap tests). (See Details)
Published: 2003
Finding breast cancer early could save your life (Polish)  
http://www.cancercare.mb.ca/MBSP/pdfs/EarlyDetect_Polish_0206.pdf
Describes, in Polish, the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment in Manitoba. (See Details)
A woman's guide to breast assessment  
http://www.cancercare.on.ca/pdf/womans-guide_85x11.pdf
Provides information on breast cancer screening tests and suggestions on how to cope while waiting for test results. Includes a glossary of relevant medical terms. (See Details)
Published: 2003
Mammography  
http://www.hc-sc.gc.ca/iyh-vsv/med/mammog_e.html
Explains the diagnositic and screening components of mammography; weighs the risks of cancer due to radiation against the benefits of early detection; and describes what to expect while undergoing the procedure. (See Details)
Published: 2002
Descobrir o cancro do seio no início pode salvar-lhe a vida  
http://www.cancercare.mb.ca/MBSP/pdfs/EarlyDetect_Portuguese_0206.pdf
Describes, in Portuguese, the Manitoba Breast Screening Program, what a woman can expect when she has a mammogram, how long she has to wait to get her results, and how to book an appointment in Manitoba. (See Details)