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  1. National Health Service breast screening programme results for 1991-2.

    Article - En anglais

    Objectives-To report the results of the NHS breast screening programme for the year March 1991 to April 1992.

    Design-A report of statistics was derived from Körner (K62) returns and from the radiology quality assurance programme.

    Main outcome measures-Detection rates for breast cancer and small (<=10 mm diameter) invasive cancer, benign biopsy rates, and recall and acceptance rates.


    The acceptance rate for screening across the United Kingdom was 71.3%. The referral rate for further investigation was 6.2% (regional 4.3-9.0%). The breast cancer detection rate was 6.2 cancers per 1000 women screened (5.1-9.0) and the detection rate of invasive cancers <=10 mm was 1.4/1000 (1.0-2.3).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Glande mammaire pathologie, Tumeur, Glande mammaire, Prévention, Homme, Programme sanitaire

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Mammary gland diseases, Tumor, Mammary gland, Prevention, Human, Sanitary program

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0606420

    Code Inist : 002B30A03B. Création : 199406.