Cover: Screening Mammography in Elderly Women

Screening Mammography in Elderly Women

Published in: JAMA, The Journal of the American Medical Association, v. 283, no. 24, June 28, 2000, p. 3202-3203

Posted on rand.org 2000

by Jeanne S. Mandelblatt, K. Robin Yabroff, William Lawrence, Bin Yi, Grethen Orosz, Harrison G. Bloom, Clyde B. Schecther, Martine Extermann, Lodovico Balducci, William Satadano, et al.

Letters to the Editor commenting on clinical strategy to identify groups of older women who could benefit from mammography screening at the most reasonable costs, and their differences in preferences for health outcomes.

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