PBS NewsHour Annual Mammograms Necessary? Physicians Debate Prevention
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Program: PBS NewsHour
Episode: Annual Mammograms Necessary? Physicians Debate Prevention
Annual mammograms have been seen as an important screening tool: They are very effective in helping find small, slow-growing cancers. But how good are they at finding fatal tumors? Health correspondent Betty Ann Bowser reports on a recent study published in the New England Journal of Medicine that has reignited the debate.
Premiere Date: 12/25/2012
Episode Expires: Never
TV Rating: E
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