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Validation studies for models projecting the risk of invasive and total breast cancer incidence.



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1 Key Question 1. In adult women without preexisting breast cancer, what is the accuracy of risk assessment methods to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer (e.g., clinical risk assessment models)? Key Question 1a. What is the optimal age at which to begin risk assessment to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer? Key Question 1b. What is the optimal frequency of risk assessment to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer?
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Title Validation studies for models projecting the risk of invasive and total breast cancer incidence.
Author Costantino JP., Gail MH., Pee D., Anderson S., Redmond CK., Benichou J., Wieand HS.
Country National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project, Department of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA. constan+@pitt.edu
Year 1999
Numbers Pubmed ID: 10491430

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