The ongoing evaluation of breast cancer screening

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  • Robert A. Smith Ph.D.

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    1. Cancer Control Science Department, American Cancer Society, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Cancer Control Science Department, American Cancer Society, 1599 Clifton Road, NE, Atlanta, GA 30329–4251
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  • See referenced original articles on pages 1331–6 and 1337–44, this issue.

Abstract

Two articles in this issue of Cancer are representative of an evolving trend in breast cancer screening research. Each raises unique issues regarding how clinicians should view the role of screening in the control of breast cancer and the importance of continuing to address questions concerning its early detection.

See also pages 1331–6 and 1337–44.

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