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Comparing recall rates, cancer detection in breast cancer screenings

JAMA Network Open

What The Study Did: Nearly 200 radiologists who interpreted about 251,000 digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) and 2 million digital mammography screening examinations were included in this observational study that evaluated recall and cancer detection rates.

Authors: Brian L. Sprague, Ph.D., of the University of Vermont in Burlington, is the corresponding author.

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(10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.1759)

Editor's Note:  The article includes conflict of interest and funding/support disclosures. Please see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, conflicts of interest and financial disclosures, and funding and support.

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