EMAS position statement: Individualized breast cancer screening versus population-based mammography screening programmes

Depypere H., Desreux J., Perez-Lopez F. R. , Ceausu I., Erel C. T. , Lambrinoudaki I., ...More

MATURITAS, vol.79, no.4, pp.481-486, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 79 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.maturitas.2014.09.002
  • Title of Journal : MATURITAS
  • Page Numbers: pp.481-486


Introduction: Breast cancer is the most prevalent cancer in women, with slightly more than ten percent developing the disease in Western countries. Mammography screening is a well established method to detect breast cancer.