Cancer Screening in Older Adults: Risks and Benefits

 UnknownWhich older adults should undergo cancer screening? How often?

Although screening strives to reduce cancer deaths, different answers to these questions have led to inconsistent screening guidelines from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force and leading medical organizations.

To learn more, read my article “Cancer Screening in Older Adults: Risks and Benefits” in the December 2014 issue of the Journal of the National Cancer Institute.

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