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centres. If you have any questions regarding breast cancer screening in the Czech Republic, please send an e-mail to screening@mamo.cz. If you...

Breast cancer

(Source: Official results of the Czech National Breast Cancer Screening Programme from the year 2017) Possibilities of breast cancer prevention on...


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New recommendations published: screening intervals and more

now access to a total of 40 recommendations on breast cancer screening and diagnosis, announced also via the JRC website (EU Science... Commission Initiative on Breast Cancer (ECIBC), breast cancer screening,...

Researchers develop comprehensive new way to predict breast cancer risk

information like this could help to tailor breast cancer screening depending on an individual’s risk. For example, it could help determine what a...

Breast screening linked to 60 per cent lower risk of breast cancer death in first 10 years

women who chose to participate in an organised breast cancer screening programme had a 60 per cent lower risk of dying from breast cancer within 10... screening, breast cancer, organised breast cancer screening programme, risk of breast cancer...

Public health in the EU: encouraging developments in the area of national cancer screening programmes

programmes is available at www.mamo.cz (breast cancer screening), www.kolorektum.cz (colorectal cancer screening), and www.cervix.cz (cervical... breast cancer screening, cervical cancer screening, colorectal cancer screening, European...

Benefits of mammography screening outweigh adverse effects for women aged 50–69 years

update of the landmark 2002 IARC Handbook on Breast Cancer Screening [2] in light of recent improvements in treatment outcomes for late-stage... breast cancer screening, mammography, emerging technologies, clinical breast examination, breast...

IARC warns 'cancer burden growing at an alarming pace'

in the Czech Republic Czech National Breast Cancer Screening Programme Czech National Cervical Cancer Screening Programme Czech...

Breast cancer screening

Breast cancer screening... effective: cervical cancer screening, breast cancer screening, colorectal cancer screening. Breast cancer screening consists in... breast cancer screening, Czech Republic, accredited screening...

Cancer prevention

breast cancer, secondary prevention consists in breast cancer screening. In the Czech Republic, each woman aged 45 and over is entitled to mammography...

Number of risky lifestyle factors is associated with an increased risk of some types of breast cancer

analyses from the Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Program [2, 3] found that BMI, smoking, alcohol, physical activity, and...

Personalised invitations of Czech citizens to cancer screening programmes

cancer screening (men and women), as well as breast cancer screening and cervical cancer screening (women). Personalised invitations are aimed at... method Breast Cancer Screening Programme women aged 45 and over screening mammogram... invitations, breast cancer screening, cervical cancer screening, colorectal cancer screening, cancer...

Breast tomosynthesis is not significantly different from standard digital mammography

versus digital mammography in a population-based breast cancer screening programme (To-Be): a randomised, controlled trial. The Lancet Oncology 2019;... digital mammography, population-based breast cancer screening programme, screen-detected breast...

Invitation to cancer screening is an investment which will pay off in the future

invitations, breast cancer screening, cervical cancer screening, colorectal cancer screening, cancer...

EUROCARE-5: Survival times of Czech cancer patients are now significantly longer than before

(73.7%) are an excellent result of the organised breast cancer screening programme, which has been available in the Czech Republic since 2002. Survival...

Early mammograms in young women at increased breast cancer risk may save lives

extremely timely in indicating just how vital breast cancer screening is and how it can be used in a more targeted manner for a large group of women...

Breast cancer screening programmes: benefits outweigh harm

Breast cancer screening programmes: benefits outweigh... major review of breast cancer screening services in Europe, jointly led by researchers at Queen Mary, University of... breast cancer screening, benefits,...

Breast screening in the Czech Republic: achievements of the first seven years of the organized programme

of official breast screening. The Czech Breast Cancer Screening Programme currently runs in several dozen accredited screening centres whose...

Population-based breast cancer screening not necessarily best for poorer countries

breast cancer screening not necessarily best for poorer...

Twice as many lives saved than overdiagnosed by breast screening

numbers of lives saved and overdiagnosis in breast cancer screening, from a randomized trial and from the Breast Screening Programme in England....

Breast cancer rates fall as women abandon HRT

by 24 per cent - which is probably due to the breast cancer screening programme detecting more tumours. Women deserted HRT in their droves after...