Cancer screening in elderly people with limited life expectancy is common in US, study finds | The BMJ

In the study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine on 18 August, Trevor J Royce of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and colleagues looked at rates of screening for prostate, breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer in more than 27 000 people aged 65 years or older who participated in the National Health Interview Survey.

via Cancer screening in elderly people with limited life expectancy is common in US, study finds | The BMJ.

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