With the research described in this thesis, both the concept of screening and the underlying model earlier described have been extended to include the impact on almost all aspects after or beyond the screening examination itself: impact on advanced disease late in life, on assessment and primary treatment for women and for health care, on quality of life, impact on financial cost and impact on the situation of the disease in a population outside the invited or screened group

breast cancer, cost effectiviness, mass screening
P.J. van der Maas (Paul) , J.A. van Dongen (Johannes)
Erasmus University Rotterdam
Erasmus MC: University Medical Center Rotterdam

de Koning, H.J. (1993, June 9). The effects and costs of breast cancer screening. Erasmus University Rotterdam. Retrieved from http://hdl.handle.net/1765/39425