Breast cancer screening: new evidence for high rates of overdiagnosis

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  • Screening programs in Denmark are not associated with detecting a lower incidence of advanced tumors and have high rates of overdiagnosis (when mammography detects small tumors that may never affect the patient's health).
Why this matters
  • An accompanying editorial exhorts the field "to re...