Featured Search - Analysis Shows USPSTF Evidence Backs Mammography at 40

February 2, 2011

Radiologists from the University of Colorado and the University of Michigan contend that evidence actually shows the benefits of mammography screening women aged 40 to 49 greatly outweigh the possible risks.

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Taking a close look at the evidence on which the USPSTF recommended against mammography screening for women aged 40 to 49, radiologists from the University of Colorado and the University of Michigan contend that it actually shows the benefits greatly outweigh the possible risks.

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