Screening for breast cancer in women over 74 years of age

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SBU will provide the Swedish National Board of Health and Welfare with a review of the evidence on screening for breast cancer using mammography.


Conduct a review of the scientific evidence for the effects on mortality of continued screening for breast cancer in women over the age of 74 years.

Planned to be published: Quarter 4, 2022 Registration no: SBU 2022/101

Project group


Håkan Jonsson, Associate Professor, Umeå university

From SBU

  • Martin Norman, Project Manager
  • Margareta Hedner, Assistant Project Manager
  • Klas Moberg, Information Specialist
  • Elin Malmer, Project Administrator
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