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News study: Mammography Doesn’t Reduce Breast Cancer Death Rates

News study: Mammography Doesn’t Reduce Breast Cancer Death Rates

“We find no effect of mammographic screening on population-based breast cancer mortality rates,” said study author Toqir Mukhtar, a researcher at the University of Oxford. While the number of women dying from breast cancer is decreasing, mammography screening can’t take the credit, according to a new study from England that looked at 40 years of […]

June 12, 2013 | By More