Q: Is mammography reliable?
Dr. Donnica: The answer
is yes. In 1992, the US Congress passed the Mammography Quality Standards Act
to ensure that mammography performed at more than 10,000 facilities in our country
is of high quality and is reliable. **Recommended resources: (Free Stuff!)
"Things to Know About Quality Mammograms", produced by the Agency
for Healthcare Research and Quality, free upon request in English or Spanish,
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Created: 10/16/2000  - Donnica Moore, M.D.