Mammogram Debate

Mammogram Debate

A recent analysis of mammogram studies suggests the screening procedure does not reduce mortality due to breast cancer. A panel talks about this finding and broader debate over breast cancer screening, treatment options, and research.

A recent analysis of mammogram studies suggests the screening procedure does not reduce mortality due to breast cancer. A panel talks about this finding and broader debate over breast cancer screening, treatment options, and research.

Guests

Dr. Barron Lerner

internist and historian at Columbia University's College of Physicians and Surgeons, and author of The Breast Cancer Wars (Oxford University Press)

Fran Visco

president of the National Breast Cancer Coalition

Stephen Feig

professor of radiology and director of breast imaging at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine

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