US mammography programme beset by flawsBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7371.987/b (Published 02 November 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:987
- Fred Charatan
Concern is growing at the safety and effectiveness of the government approved mammography screening centres in the United States.
Every year more than 40% of the nation's 9500 mammography clinics have been cited for violating one or more federal rules governing their operation. Last year the Food and Drug Administration …