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41. Magnetic resonance imaging as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening in women at less than high risk for breast cancer: OHTAC recommendation

) recommends against publicly funding screening breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) as an adjunct to screening mammography for women who are at less than high risk for breast cancer and who have no personal history of breast cancer Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Breast Neoplasms; Humans; Magnetic Resonance Imaging; Mammography Language Published English Country of organisation Canada Province or state Ontario English summary An English language summary (...) Magnetic resonance imaging as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening in women at less than high risk for breast cancer: OHTAC recommendation Magnetic resonance imaging as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening in women at less than high risk for breast cancer: OHTAC recommendation Magnetic resonance imaging as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening in women at less than high risk for breast cancer: OHTAC recommendation Health Quality Ontario Record

2017 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

42. Magnetic Resonance Imaging as an Adjunct to Mammography for Breast Cancer Screening in Women at Less Than High Risk for Breast Cancer

Magnetic Resonance Imaging as an Adjunct to Mammography for Breast Cancer Screening in Women at Less Than High Risk for Breast Cancer Health Technology Assessment - Health Quality Ontario (HQO) Let's make our health system healthier Open Menu Quick Links Search Search A A A Evidence to Improve Care Share: Health Technology Assessment To continuously improve the quality of health care in Ontario, we use established scientific methods to analyze evidence and develop assessments of new

2016 Health Quality Ontario

43. Breast-Cancer Tumor Size, Overdiagnosis, and Mammography Screening Effectiveness. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Breast-Cancer Tumor Size, Overdiagnosis, and Mammography Screening Effectiveness. The goal of screening mammography is to detect small malignant tumors before they grow large enough to cause symptoms. Effective screening should therefore lead to the detection of a greater number of small tumors, followed by fewer large tumors over time.We used data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) program, 1975 through 2012, to calculate the tumor-size distribution and size-specific (...) observed per 100,000 women). Assuming that the underlying disease burden was stable, only 30 of the 162 additional small tumors per 100,000 women that were diagnosed were expected to progress to become large, which implied that the remaining 132 cases of cancer per 100,000 women were overdiagnosed (i.e., cases of cancer were detected on screening that never would have led to clinical symptoms). The potential of screening to lower breast cancer mortality is reflected in the declining incidence of larger

2016 NEJM

44. Improvement in risk prediction, early detection and prevention of breast cancer in the NHS Breast Screening Programme and family history clinics: a dual cohort study Full Text available with Trip Pro

Improvement in risk prediction, early detection and prevention of breast cancer in the NHS Breast Screening Programme and family history clinics: a dual cohort study Improvement in risk prediction, early detection and prevention of breast cancer in the NHS Breast Screening Programme and family history clinics:a dual cohort study Journals Library An error occurred retrieving content to display, please try again. >> >> >> Page Not Found Page not found (404) Sorry - the page you requested could

2016 NIHR HTA programme

45. Women's experiences of inaccurate breast cancer screening results: a systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis

. Although women suffered marked anxiety from experiencing false-positive mammography tests and loss of confidence from false- negative results, these feelings generally did not diminish women's belief in the value of mammography screening. In many cases, the experiences reinforced the importance of risk reduction as well as screening. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Breast Neoplasms; Diagnostic Errors; Early Detection of Cancer; Female; Humans Language (...) Women's experiences of inaccurate breast cancer screening results: a systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis Women's experiences of inaccurate breast cancer screening results: a systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis Women's experiences of inaccurate breast cancer screening results: a systematic review and qualitative meta-synthesis Health Quality Ontario Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA

2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

46. Ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening: OHTAC recommendation

breast ultrasound as an adjunct to screening mammography in women at average risk for breast cancer. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Breast Neoplasms; Early Detection of Cancer; High-Energy Shock Waves; Humans; Mammography Language Published English Country of organisation Canada Province or state Ontario English summary An English language summary is available. Address for correspondence Evidence Development and Standards, Health Quality Ontario, 130 Bloor (...) Ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening: OHTAC recommendation Ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening: OHTAC recommendation Ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening: OHTAC recommendation Health Quality Ontario Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation

2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

47. Ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography for breast cancer screening: a health technology assessment

breast cancer, there is low-quality evidence that screening with mammography and adjunct ultrasound detects additional cases of disease, with improved sensitivity compared to mammography alone. Screening with adjunct ultrasound also increases the number of false-positive findings and subsequent biopsy recommendations. It is unclear if the use of screening breast ultrasound as an adjunct to mammography will reduce breast cancer–related mortality among high-risk women. The annual cost burden of using (...) adjunct ultrasound to screen high-risk women who cannot receive MRI in Ontario would be small. Final publication URL Indexing Status Subject indexing assigned by CRD MeSH Breast Neoplasms; Early Detection of Cancer; High-Energy Shock Waves; Humans; Mammography; Technology Assessment, Biomedical Language Published English Country of organisation Canada Province or state Ontario English summary An English language summary is available. Address for correspondence Evidence Development and Standards

2016 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

48. Tailoring Breast Cancer Screening Intervals by Breast Density and Risk for Women Aged 50 Years or Older: Collaborative Modeling of Screening Outcomes. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Tailoring Breast Cancer Screening Intervals by Breast Density and Risk for Women Aged 50 Years or Older: Collaborative Modeling of Screening Outcomes. Biennial screening is generally recommended for average-risk women aged 50 to 74 years, but tailored screening may provide greater benefits.To estimate outcomes for various screening intervals after age 50 years based on breast density and risk for breast cancer.Collaborative simulation modeling using national incidence, breast density (...) , and screening performance data.United States.Women aged 50 years or older with various combinations of breast density and relative risk (RR) of 1.0, 1.3, 2.0, or 4.0.Annual, biennial, or triennial digital mammography screening from ages 50 to 74 years (vs. no screening) and ages 65 to 74 years (vs. biennial digital mammography from ages 50 to 64 years).Lifetime breast cancer deaths, life expectancy and quality-adjusted life-years (QALYs), false-positive mammograms, benign biopsy results, overdiagnosis, cost

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

49. Breast Cancer Screening Options for Women with Dense Breast Tissue

Breast Cancer Screening Options for Women with Dense Breast Tissue Proven Best Choices: Breast Cancer Screening - ICER Menu Close Other ICER Proven Best Choices: Breast Cancer Screening A patient guide for choosing supplemental breast cancer screening options for women with dense breasts. or EMAIL SIGNUP Stay up-to-date on the latest news from ICER. CONTACT US Institute for Clinical and Economic Review Two Liberty Square, Ninth Floor, Boston, MA 02109 (617) 528-4013 STAY CONNECTED | To ensure

2016 California Technology Assessment Forum

50. Ultrasound as an Adjunct to Mammography for Breast Cancer Screening

also recognized that the population of high-risk women is very small, with a high burden of disease, and that this technology may be particularly helpful in women who have a contraindication to MRI, the current standard of care. Ultrasound as an Adjunct to Mammography for Breast Cancer Screening: OHTAC Recommendation. July 2016; pp. 1–4 2 Decision Determinants for Ultrasound as an Adjunct to Mammography for Breast Cancer Screening Decision Criteria Subcriteria Decision Determinants Considerations (...) of the disease. Need How large is the need for this health technology/intervention? Women at average risk for developing breast cancer currently only receive mammography screening for breast cancer. Mammography screening is not perfect, and therefore a number of these women may have their cancers missed by mammography due to factors such as dense breasts and younger age. Currently, 1.15 million women in Ontario aged 50 to 74 years are screened with mammography annually. Women at high risk for breast cancer

2016 Health Quality Ontario

51. Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention. (Abstract)

Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention. This issue provides a clinical overview of breast cancer screening and prevention, focusing on risk assessment, screening, prevention, and practice improvement. The content of In the Clinic is drawn from the clinical information and education resources of the American College of Physicians (ACP), including MKSAP (Medical Knowledge and Self-Assessment Program). Annals of Internal Medicine editors develop In the Clinic in collaboration with the ACP's

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

52. Effect of Using the Same vs Different Order for Second Readings of Screening Mammograms on Rates of Breast Cancer Detection: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Effect of Using the Same vs Different Order for Second Readings of Screening Mammograms on Rates of Breast Cancer Detection: A Randomized Clinical Trial. Interpreting screening mammograms is a difficult repetitive task that can result in missed cancers and false-positive recalls. In the United Kingdom, 2 film readers independently evaluate each mammogram to search for signs of cancer and examine digital mammograms in batches. However, a vigilance decrement (reduced detection rate with time (...) on task) has been observed in similar settings.To determine the effect of changing the order for the second film reader of batches of screening mammograms on rates of breast cancer detection.A multicenter, double-blind, cluster randomized clinical trial conducted at 46 specialized breast screening centers from the National Health Service Breast Screening Program in England for 1 year (all between December 20, 2012, and November 3, 2014). Three hundred sixty readers participated (mean, 7.8 readers per

2016 JAMA Controlled trial quality: predicted high

53. Opportunistic Breast Cancer Education and Screening in Rural Honduras Full Text available with Trip Pro

were compliant with the recommendation and received follow-up care. One abnormal follow-up mammogram/ultrasound result was negative on biopsy. One woman with an aggressive phyllodes tumor had a mastectomy within 60 days. Multimodal education about breast cancer screening maximized delivery of women's health services in a low-tech rural setting.The addition of opportunistic breast cancer education and screening to a cervical cancer screening event resulted in high uptake of services at low (...) Opportunistic Breast Cancer Education and Screening in Rural Honduras In Honduras, the breast cancer burden is high, and access to women's health services is low. This project tested the connection of community-based breast cancer detection with clinical diagnosis and treatment in a tightly linked and quickly facilitated format.The Norris Cotton Cancer Center at Dartmouth College partnered with the Honduran cancer hospital La Liga Contra el Cancer to expand a cervical cancer screening program

2016 Journal of global oncology

54. Cost-Effectiveness of Three Rounds of Mammography Breast Cancer Screening in Iranian Women Full Text available with Trip Pro

Cost-Effectiveness of Three Rounds of Mammography Breast Cancer Screening in Iranian Women Breast cancer is the most common cancer in Iranian women as is worldwide. Mammography screening has been introduced as a beneficial method for reducing mortality and morbidity of this disease.We developed an analytical model to assess the cost effectiveness of an organized mammography screening program in Iran for early detection of the breast cancer.This study is an economic evaluation of mammography (...) screening program among Iranian woman aged 40 - 70 years. A decision tree and Markov model were applied to estimate total quality adjusted life years (QALY) and lifetime costs.The results revealed that the incremental cost effectiveness ratio (ICER) of mammography screening in Iranian women in the first round was Int. $ 37,350 per QALY gained. The model showed that the ICER in the second and third rounds of screening program were Int. $ 141,641 and Int. $ 389,148 respectively.Study results identified

2016 Iranian journal of cancer prevention

55. Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer Incidence and Mortality From Digital Mammography Screening: A Modeling Study. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer Incidence and Mortality From Digital Mammography Screening: A Modeling Study. Estimates of risk for radiation-induced breast cancer from mammography screening have not considered variation in dose exposure or diagnostic work-up after abnormal screening results.To estimate distributions of radiation-induced breast cancer incidence and mortality from digital mammography screening while considering exposure from screening and diagnostic mammography and dose (...) variation among women.2 simulation-modeling approaches.U.S. population.Women aged 40 to 74 years.Annual or biennial digital mammography screening from age 40, 45, or 50 years until age 74 years.Lifetime breast cancer deaths averted (benefits) and radiation-induced breast cancer incidence and mortality (harms) per 100,000 women screened.Annual screening of 100,000 women aged 40 to 74 years was projected to induce 125 breast cancer cases (95% CI, 88 to 178) leading to 16 deaths (CI, 11 to 23), relative

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

56. Collaborative Modeling of the Benefits and Harms Associated With Different U.S. Breast Cancer Screening Strategies. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Collaborative Modeling of the Benefits and Harms Associated With Different U.S. Breast Cancer Screening Strategies. Controversy persists about optimal mammography screening strategies.To evaluate screening outcomes, taking into account advances in mammography and treatment of breast cancer.Collaboration of 6 simulation models using national data on incidence, digital mammography performance, treatment effects, and other-cause mortality.United States.Average-risk U.S. female population (...) and subgroups with varying risk, breast density, or comorbidity.Eight strategies differing by age at which screening starts (40, 45, or 50 years) and screening interval (annual, biennial, and hybrid [annual for women in their 40s and biennial thereafter]). All strategies assumed 100% adherence and stopped at age 74 years.Benefits (breast cancer-specific mortality reduction, breast cancer deaths averted, life-years, and quality-adjusted life-years); number of mammograms used; harms (false-positive results

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

57. Screening for Breast Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. Full Text available with Trip Pro

Screening for Breast Cancer: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force Recommendation Statement. Update of the 2009 U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on screening for breast cancer.The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on the following: effectiveness of breast cancer screening in reducing breast cancer-specific and all-cause mortality, as well as the incidence of advanced breast cancer and treatment-related morbidity; harms of breast cancer screening; test performance (...) characteristics of digital breast tomosynthesis as a primary screening strategy; and adjunctive screening in women with increased breast density. In addition, the USPSTF reviewed comparative decision models on optimal starting and stopping ages and intervals for screening mammography; how breast density, breast cancer risk, and comorbidity level affect the balance of benefit and harms of screening mammography; and the number of radiation-induced breast cancer cases and deaths associated with different

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

58. Supplemental Breast Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breasts Should be Offered with Simultaneous Collection of Outcomes Data Full Text available with Trip Pro

Intern Med 0372351 0003-4819 AIM IM Ann Intern Med. 2016 Feb 16;164(4):268-78 26757021 Breast anatomy & histology Breast Neoplasms diagnosis Early Detection of Cancer methods Female Humans Mass Screening methods 2016 1 13 6 0 2016 1 13 6 0 2016 6 24 6 0 ppublish 26757338 2480758 10.7326/M15-2977 PMC4829104 NIHMS775646 Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2010 May;19(5):1219-28 20406961 Int J Cancer. 2015 Oct 1;137(7):1729-38 25820931 J Natl Cancer Inst. 2016 Apr;108(4). pii: djv367. doi: 10.1093/jnci (...) Supplemental Breast Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breasts Should be Offered with Simultaneous Collection of Outcomes Data 26757338 2016 06 23 2018 12 02 1539-3704 164 4 2016 Feb 16 Annals of internal medicine Ann. Intern. Med. Supplemental Breast Cancer Screening in Women With Dense Breasts Should Be Offered With Simultaneous Collection of Outcomes Data. 299-300 10.7326/M15-2977 Berg Wendie A WA eng R01 CA187593 CA NCI NIH HHS United States Editorial Comment 2016 01 12 United States Ann

2016 Annals of Internal Medicine

59. Cancer Screening: Multicomponent Interventions—Breast Cancer

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2016 Community Preventive Services Task Force

60. Screening for Breast Cancer in Women at Average Risk*

of a woman's lifetime. ACS selected the Duke University Evidence Synthesis Group to conduct an independent systematic evidence review after a response to a request for proposals, and commissioned the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium (BCSC) to update previously published analyses related to the screening interval and outcomes. The ACS Surveillance and Health Services Research Program provided supplementary data on disease burden using data from the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER (...) Screening for Breast Cancer in Women at Average Risk* Screening for Breast Cancer in Women at Average Risk | National Guideline Clearinghouse success fail JUL Aug 12 2018 2019 30 Sep 2016 - 13 Jul 2018 COLLECTED BY Organization: Formed in 2009, the Archive Team (not to be confused with the archive.org Archive-It Team) is a rogue archivist collective dedicated to saving copies of rapidly dying or deleted websites for the sake of history and digital heritage. The group is 100% composed

2016 National Guideline Clearinghouse (partial archive)