American Cancer Society Guidelines for breast cancer screening: Update 2003

Robert A. Smith, Debbie Saslow, Kimberly Andrews Sawyer, Wylie Burke, Mary E. Costanza, W. Phil Evans, Roger S. Foster, Edward Hendrick, Harmon J. Eyre, Steven Sener

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In 2003, the American Cancer Society updated its guidelines for early detection of breast cancer based on recommendations from a formal review of evidence and a recent workshop. The new screening recommendations address screening mammography, physical examination, screening older women and women with comorbid conditions, screening women at high risk, and new screening technologies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)141-169
Number of pages29
JournalCa-A Cancer Journal for Clinicians
Issue number3
StatePublished - 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Hematology
  • Oncology


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