Subject: Breast Tumors | Research Article | Diagnostic Medicine | Radiology | Breast Cancer | Medicine | Health Care Policy | Oncology | Q | Health Services Research | R | Computer Science | Computerized Simulations | Science | Obstetrics and Gynecology | Women's Health | Cancer Detection and Diagnosis | Health Informatics | Cancers and Neoplasms | Public Health | Non-Clinical Medicine | Health Screening
Background A 2% threshold, traditionally used as a level above which breast biopsy recommended, has been generalized to all patients from several specific situations analyzed in the literature. We use a sequential decision analytic model considering clinical and mammogr... View more
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