Mammography

Mammography

BCA's response to "click" for mammograms buttons

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English
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Online
Publisher: 
Breast Cancer Action
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
San Francisco, CA

Discusses "click a button to fund free mammograms" breast cancer sites in the United States. Argues that very little money is actually raised for a service that already exists.

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Mammography

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Paper
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Health Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Ottawa (ON)

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.

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Series: It's Your Health

Mammography: on target?

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Online
Author: 
Fiona Alice Miller
Publisher: 
Network/Le Réseau
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Investigates the usefullness of mammography, including the delays, and screening hazards.

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ISSN 14800039

Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval

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English
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Paper
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Author: 
Christa Harstall
Publisher: 
Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Edmonton, AB

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.

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BREA.H37 2000
ISBN 1896956297
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<p>Includes bibliographical references.</p>
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