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More Information and References for Cancer Screening - Female Breast (Mammography) - Women (Ages 50-74)

References and Community Resources

'''References:''' 1. U.S. Preventive Services Task Force. Final recommendation statement: breast cancer: screening. [http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Page/Document/RecommendationStatementFinal/breast-cancer-screening1]. Updated January 2016. Accessed April 12, 2016. 2. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Breast cancer screening among adult women - Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, United States, 2010. MMWR 2012;61(Suppl; June 15, 2012):45-50. 3. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). United States cancer statistics: 1999-2013 incidence and mortality data. [http://www.cdc.gov/uscs]. Accessed April 26, 2016. 4. Myers ER, Moorman P, Gierisch JM, Havrilesky LJ, et al. Benefits and harms of breast cancer screening. JAMA 2015;314(15):1615-34. 5. Sabatino SA, White MC, Thompson TD, Klabunde CN. Cancer screening test use - United States, 2013. MMWR 2015;64(17);464-8. 6. Roubidoux MA. Breast cancer and screening in American Indian and Alaska Native women. J Cancer Educ 2012;27(1 Suppl):S66-72. More information may be found on the website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the [http://www.cdc.gov/brfss/ Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System] ([http://www.cdc.gov/brfss/]). Resources: [http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/wcfh/Pages/bchc/default.aspx Breast and Cervical Health Check] [http://www.komen.org Susan G. Komen Foundation] [http://www.cancer.gov Cancer Information Service] [http://www.cancer.org American Cancer Society] [http://www.nci.nih.gov National Cancer Institute] [http://www.cdc.gov Centers for Disease Control and Prevention] [http://www.asco.org American Society of Clinical Oncology]

More Resources and Links

Alaska and national goals may be found at the following sites:

Alaska health promotion resources may be found at the following site:

Evidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:

Maps of health indicators for various subdivisions of Alaska may be found at the following site:

Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

For an on-line medical dictionary, click on this Dictionary link.

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Content updated: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:19:22 AKDT
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Content updated: Thu, 21 Sep 2017 10:19:22 AKDT