Israeli experts downplay Canadian study on mammography screening

14.02.2014                      14.Adar I.5774

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Israeli experts downplay Canadian study on mammography screening

Canadian study presented new doubts about whether the breast x-rays should be used to screen seemingly healthy women.

Israeli and foreign breast cancer experts are advising caution to women up to the age of 59 in forgoing mammograms, following the publication of this week’s prestigious BMJ ( British Medical Journal ) that presented doubts on whether X rays should be used to screen seemingly healthy women….