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Breast tomosynthesis is not significantly different from standard digital mammography

Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is not significantly different from standard digital mammography as a screening tool for the detection of breast cancer in a population-based screening programme. The results of a Norwegian study were published in June 2019 in The Lancet Oncology [1].

9.9.2019 Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses at the Faculty of Medicine of the Masaryk University (IBA FM MU) | More information...
Number of risky lifestyle factors is associated with an increased risk of some types of breast cancer

Women with risky lifestyle factors have an increased risk of breast cancer overall. According to a new Norwegian study [1], this association is limited to luminal-A like and luminal B-like HER2+ subtypes of breast cancer, as opposed to luminal B-like HER2–, HER2+ or triple-negative subtypes.

2.9.2019 Institute of Biostatistics and Analyses at the Faculty of Medicine of the Masaryk University (IBA FM MU) | More information...

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