Screening mammography and mortality

Med J Aust 2002; 177 (6): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2002.tb04799.x
Published online: 16 September 2002

To the Editor: Life expectancy in developed countries increased by an average of about 20 years during the 20th century. An editorial in the Journal by Rodger referred to mortality in populations having screening mammography.1 Data quoted indicated that there had been only slight changes in breast-cancer mortality in Australia up to 1996.



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