Breast cancer – to screen or not to screen – Part 1

Executive summary

* This is the first of a two part note trying to answer the question – breast cancer – to screen or not to screen?

* The research was prompted by an invitation to screening that I received. The accompanying booklet reported the key trade off as “for every 1 woman who has her life saved from breast cancer, about 3 women are diagnosed with a cancer that would never ha...


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