Screening mammography and mortality

Peter C Gøtzsche
Med J Aust 2003; 178 (4): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2003.tb05145.x
Published online: 17 February 2003

To the Editor: In a recent letter in the Journal,1 Rodger writes that breast screening is unlikely to affect overall mortality and notes that this "gives the lie to the conclusions of Olsen and Gøtzsche's overview, which are based only on overall mortality".

  • Peter C Gøtzsche


Competing interests:

None identified. The views expressed are mine and are not necessarily the views or the official policy of the Cochrane Collaboration.


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