Breast screening critics speak out about new leaflet

Informative rapid responses to ‘New breast screening leaflet still denies women the full picture, says critic’:

BMJ 2013;347:f5735

So much harm for little, if any, benefit – yet no consent process – and those in the extended age group over 70 automatically participate in a randomised controlled trial !

‘First Do No Harm’?


About bmitzi

Medical writer, author, artist. Cancer campaigner. Aiming always to improve health services and bring compassion into health care.
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