Computer aided mammography gets ahead of the evidence

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f2387 (Published 17 April 2013)
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Many radiologists in developed countries use computer algorithms to help interpret screening mammograms. Such algorithms may be contributing to overdiagnosis, according to a large cohort study from the US. In adjusted analyses, use of …

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