Parker County Today October 2016 - Page 80

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 -----------------------------Myths text provided by Connie Oliver, vice president, marketing & client relations, Solis Mammography 

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Studies cited in fact sheet:
1. American Cancer Society.
2. “Breast Cancer Prevention and Early Detection,” American Cancer Society.
3. Lewis RS, Sunshine JH, Bhargayan M. A Portrait of Breast Imaging Specialists and of the Interpretation of Mammography in the United States. AJR 2006; 187; W456-W468.
4. Sickles, AE, Wolverton, DE, Dee, KE. Performance Parameters for Screening and Diagnostic Mammography: Specialist and General Radiologists. Radiology 2002; 224-3: 861-869.