Breast Cancer - Physician Data Query (PDQ(r)): Prevention (Health Professional Version)


Breast Cancer - Physician Data Query (PDQ(r)): Prevention (Health Professional Version)


This PDQ cancer information summary for health professionals provides comprehensive, peer-reviewed, evidence-based information about breast cancer prevention.

Information about the following is included in this summary:

  • Breast cancer incidence and mortality statistics and information about breast cancer risk factors
  • Interventions for breast cancer prevention
  • Benefits and harms of interventions to prevent breast cancer


National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

National Cancer Institute


Release Date: 2007
Review Date: 2008
Recent Summary: February 2008
Original Summary: April 2007
Last Updated: 04/14/08

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