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July 11, 2018 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic-led Study Finds Breast Cancer Survivors Aren’t Getting Recommended Number of Mammograms Post-Surgery

By Nicole Ferrara Nicole Ferrara (@nicoleferrara)

Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended level of post-surgery screening, according to a study published in the May 2018 issue of the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (JNCCN).  Contrary to screening recommendations, mammography rates decline over time as women get further out from their breast cancer diagnosis; African-American women in particular […]

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Tags: breast cancer, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, Kathryn Ruddy, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, OptumLabs, women's health


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