Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool


Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool


This Web page features an interactive tool, designed for use by health professionals, to estimate a woman’s 5-year and lifetime risk of developing invasive breast cancer. Patients who use the tool are encouraged to discuss the results of this assessment and their personal risk of breast cancer with their health care professional.

In addition to the tool, this Web page includes the following information:

  • About the tool
    • Explaining the questions used in the tool
    • Explaining the results
    • About the Gail model
  • Information about breast cancer risk
  • Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool for mobile devices
  • Download source code for the Breast Cancer Risk Calculation Engine


National Cancer Institute; National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project

Funding Sources:

National Institutes of Health


Release Date: 2006
Original Summary: October 2006
Last Updated: 04/11/08

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