Breast Density Literature Review

Page last updated: 18 December 2018

The Commonwealth Department of Health commissioned Allen and Clarke Policy and Regulatory Specialists to prepare a literature review on breast density, to inform BreastScreen Australia’s position statement on breast density and screening.

This paper presents findings on a number of breast density measurement and classification systems and associated technology, within population screening programs and the variations in estimations of the overall association between breast density and breast cancer risk.

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