June 10, 2013: CT scans—with radiation and cancer risk—rose in children but ‘Image Gently’ could prevent many cancers—HMORN Cancer Research Network
May 24, 2013: Young children who miss well-child visits are more likely to be hospitalized; missing visits even worse for children with chronic health conditions
March 18, 2013: Biennial mammograms best for ages 50-74, even with dense breasts; more benefit—and harm—from annual screening in 40s with extremely dense breasts, BCSC finds
March 4, 2013: Colon cancer screening doubles with new e-health record use; Group Health randomized trial in Annals of Internal Medicine shows cost saving
Learn more about the study.
(2:25 minutes, Annals of Internal Medicine media site.)
February 5, 2013: Biennial and yearly mammograms give older women same benefit; yearly test leads to more false-positive results, BCSC researchers find