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* This work was done by 6 independent modeling teams from Dana-Farber Cancer Institute; Erasmus University; Georgetown University Medical Center, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center (Dr. Mandelblatt, principal investigator); Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Medical School, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care/University of Wisconsin (Dr. Stout, principal investigator); M.D. Anderson Comprehensive Cancer Center (Dr. Berry, principal investigator); and Stanford University (Dr. Plevritis, principal investigator). Drs. Mandelblatt and Cronin were the writing and coordinating committee for the project; all other collaborators are listed in alphabetical order. Dr. Feuer was responsible for overall CISNET project direction.

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Source: Mandelblatt JS, Cronin KA, Bailey S, Berry DA, de Koning HJ, Draisma G, et al. Effects of mammography screening under different screening schedules: model estimates of potential benefits and harms. Ann Intern Med 2009;151:738-747.

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AHRQ Publication No. 10-05142-EF-4
Current as of November 2009

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Mandelblatt JS, Cronin KA, Bailey S, et al. Effects of Mammography Screening Under Different Screening Schedules: Model Estimates of Potential Benefits and Harms. AHRQ Publication No. 10-05142-EF-4, November 2009. http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf09/breastcancer/brcanart.htm


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