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Study adds support to mammograms starting at age 40 November 30, 2011 / 3:23 PM / WebMD In the latest findings to fuel the debate on when to start getting mammograms, new research adds support to. Otis Brawley, chief medical officer of the American Cancer Society, supports the mammography recommendations of his organization: starting at 45 instead of 40, unless 40 is preferred, and converting to every-other-year mammograms at age 55. “For a woman who is 40 years old of average risk, the chances that a mammogram is going to be important in her health over the. Guidelines differ, but a new study estimates thousands of U.S. lives could be saved if mammograms were done every year from age 40 to 84. “Screening annually starting at age 40 is the best strategy to avert an early breast cancer death,” said study co-author R. Edward Hendrick, a radiology professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Guidelines differ, but a new study estimates thousands of U.S. lives could be saved if mammograms were done every year from age 40 to 84. “Screening annually starting at age 40 is the best strategy to avert an early breast cancer death,” said study co-author R. Edward Hendrick, a radiology professor at the University of Colorado School of Medicine.
Between 1990 and 1997, more than 160,000 women aged 39 to 41 were randomly selected to receive either an annual mammogram or to wait until the age of 50 to begin such screening, as U.K. government. The American Cancer Society and the National Cancer Institute both continue to recommend annual screening beginning at age 40, however, leading to confusion among doctors and patients, Destounis. Trump tells rally: “This is not a crowd of a person who comes in second place” 4 Houston police officers fired after fatal shooting; Deadly wildfires level homes and decimate communities. Breastcancer.org stands by its recommendation that all women have mammograms annually starting at age 40, and the results of this study strongly support that recommendation.
We also believe that monthly breast self-exam and annual physical exams by a doctor are essential parts of an overall breast cancer screening strategy. Photo: Shutterstock UPI.com Adding to an ongoing debate over the timing of mammography, a new British study finds that screening women aged 40 to 49 for breast cancer saves lives, with only small increases in overdiagnosis. “This is a very long-term follow-up of a study which confirms that screening in women under 50 can save lives,” researcher Stephen Duffy, from. For many years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) recommended annual mammograms starting at age 40, but in October 2015, they issued new recommendations that moved in the direction of those of the medical experts.
List of related literature:
|from Jarvis’s Physical Examination and Health Assessment E-Book|
|from The Breast Cancer Wars: Hope, Fear, and the Pursuit of a Cure in Twentieth-Century America|
|from Essential Epidemiology: An Introduction for Students and Health Professionals|
|from Principles of Gender-specific Medicine|
|from Swanson’s Family Medicine Review E-Book|
|from New Dimensions in Women’s Health|
|from Ferri’s Clinical Advisor 2020 E-Book: 5 Books in 1|
|from Management of Breast Diseases|
|from Screaming to be Heard: Hormonal Connections Women Suspect… and Doctors Still Ignore|
|from Current Surgical Therapy E-Book|