Steve Fiorillo, Author at Oncology Nurse Advisor

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Can Earlier Mammographic Screenings Affect Mortality Rates?

When should women begin getting mammograms? Guidance can vary based on an individual’s family history or other high-risk identifiers, but physicians advise that women get screened for breast cancer consistently by at least age 50. However, a recent study out of the United Kingdom suggests that starting breast cancer screenings earlier could have a large…

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