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Canadian Journal of Public Health

, Volume 104, Issue 7, pp e435–e436 | Cite as

Screening for Breast Cancer: What Truly Is the Benefit?

  • O. S. Miettinen
Editorial
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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. S. Miettinen
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  1. 1.Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational HealthMcGill UniversityMontrealCanada

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