Category: Screening

1 6/11/2014

GE’s “Let’s Talk Mammo” blames media, downplays false positives

4 4/4/2014

“Check ‘em Tuesday” and CoppaFeel campaign strong on promotion, weak on evidence


Nuanced balance is not easily communicated on latest mammography study


“Simple” blood test to predict if you’ll be alive in 5 years? Please….


Thyroid cancer: “not an epidemic of disease but an epidemic of diagnosis”

1 2/5/2014

When your doctor recommends a test: another “Less is More” example


Mr. Balls, Senhor Testiculo, and a man named Cox

1 1/8/2014

“Our screening sacred cows”

1 1/6/2014

NBC vastly exaggerates the potential benefits of lung cancer screening


The potential harms of screening – seen this time in lung cancer screening