Category: Screening


Stories lament ‘delay’ in getting a mammogram after a false-positive scan, but is that such a bad thing?

1 2/13/2017

The harms of cancer screening: It’s time to get personal

2 1/30/2017

Do we need more screening for sleep apnea?

1 1/10/2017

Overdiagnosis of ductal carcinoma in situ: ‘the pathology equivalent of racial profiling’


WHO exposes deceptive promotion of industry-supported FRAX osteoporosis screening tool


Detecting breast cancer from tears? Facebook video news story is just long enough to mislead

44 10/5/2016

Ben Stiller’s misguided prostate cancer recommendations aren’t based on evidence

8 9/20/2016

‘Zero deaths’ from breast cancer? NBC viewers misinformed by puff piece on screening test

1 9/16/2016

Prostate Week continues: Yale Cancer Center also flouting evidence with public prostate screening event


As radiologists push for “virtual” colonoscopy coverage, risk of misleading readers is real