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181. Surveillance mammography after treatment for primary breast cancer

Surveillance mammography after treatment for primary breast cancer Surveillance mammography after treatment for primary breast cancer Surveillance mammography after treatment for primary breast cancer McGahan L, Noorani H Z Authors' objectives The authors aimed to evaluate the practice of routine surveillance mammography and its effect on disease outcomes following treatment for breast cancer. Searching MEDLINE, HealthSTAR, Cancerlit, EMBASE, Pascal, the Cochrane Library and PDQ were searched (...) to include at least 100 participants. Specific interventions included in the review Studies were eligible for inclusion in the review if they examined the practice of routine surveillance mammography and its impact on disease outcomes; addressed other surveillance strategies for breast tumour recurrence; or described follow-up methods after breast cancer treatment. Reference standard test against which the new test was compared The authors did not specify any inclusion criteria for the reference standard

2000 DARE.

182. [The effects of extending the use of mammography screening: a report on the cost-effectiveness of breast cancer screening in 60 to 69 year-old women]

[The effects of extending the use of mammography screening: a report on the cost-effectiveness of breast cancer screening in 60 to 69 year-old women] Rintasyopaseulonnan laajentamisen vaikutukset - Selvitys mammografiaan perustuvan rintasyopaseulonnan kustannus-vaikuttavuudesta 60-69 -vuotiailla naisilla [The effects of extending the use of mammography screening: a report on the cost-effectiveness of breast cancer screening in 60 to 69 year-old women] Rintasyopaseulonnan laajentamisen (...) vaikutukset - Selvitys mammografiaan perustuvan rintasyopaseulonnan kustannus-vaikuttavuudesta 60-69 -vuotiailla naisilla [The effects of extending the use of mammography screening: a report on the cost-effectiveness of breast cancer screening in 60 to 69 year-old women] Saarenmaa I, Salminen T, Varonen H, Fredriksson M, Sintonen H, Makela M Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has

2000 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

183. Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval

Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction and screening interval Harstall C Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Harstall C. Mammography screening: mortality rate reduction (...) and screening interval. Edmonton: Alberta Heritage Foundation for Medical Research (AHFMR). AHFMR HTA Report 21. 2000 Authors' objectives The Alberta Clinical Practice Guidelines Program, as part of its process for updating the clinical practice guidelines (CPG) on breast cancer screening, requested a review of the current evidence. The three objectives of this assessment are to determine the available scientific evidence on: 1. The effective time interval for mammography screening in asymptomatic women

2000 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

184. Costs and cost-effectiveness of a church-based intervention to promote mammography screening

Costs and cost-effectiveness of a church-based intervention to promote mammography screening Costs and cost-effectiveness of a church-based intervention to promote mammography screening Costs and cost-effectiveness of a church-based intervention to promote mammography screening Stockdale S E, Keeler E, Duan N, Derose K P, Fox S A Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary (...) of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The use of a church-based mammography promotion intervention, comprising telephone counselling supplemented with mailed materials. Type of intervention Primary prevention promotion. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population The study population comprised women aged 50 to 70 years who attended church services at least once

2000 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

185. Mammography screening for older women with and without cognitive impairment

Mammography screening for older women with and without cognitive impairment Mammography screening for older women with and without cognitive impairment Mammography screening for older women with and without cognitive impairment Messecar D C Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment (...) on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The use of biennial mammography to screen for breast cancer in women aged 75 years or older. Type of intervention Screening. Economic study type Cost-utility analysis. Study population The study population comprised hypothetical cohorts of healthy women, with or without cognitive impairment, within three age categories. The age categories were 75 to 79 years, 80 to 84 years, and 85 years and older. Setting The setting appears to have

2000 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

186. Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of multiple outcalls to promote mammography among low-income women

Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of multiple outcalls to promote mammography among low-income women Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of multiple outcalls to promote mammography among low-income women Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of multiple outcalls to promote mammography among low-income women Crane L A, Leakey T A, Ehrsam G, Rimer B K, Warnecke R B Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each (...) abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The use of a multiple outcall approach, in which women received not just one but a total of five telephone calls promoting screening mammography. Type of intervention Secondary prevention. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population The study population comprised low-income women aged

2000 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

187. Cost-effectiveness of strategies to enhance mammography use

Cost-effectiveness of strategies to enhance mammography use Cost-effectiveness of strategies to enhance mammography use Cost-effectiveness of strategies to enhance mammography use Fishman P, Taplin S, Meyer D, Barlow W Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study (...) and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The use of alternative reminder strategies to encourage women, who failed in scheduling a mammography 2 months after an invitation sent by mail, to participate in mammographic screening. Three strategies of reminding the women were compared: a postcard (strategy 1); a telephone call from a trained caller (strategy 2); and a motivational telephone call from a trained caller (strategy 3). Strategy 1 was compared with no reminder (current practice), strategy 2

2000 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

188. Diagnosis of mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. IPE-99/21 (Public report)

Diagnosis of mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. IPE-99/21 (Public report) Diagnosis of mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. IPE-99/21 (Public report) Diagnosis of mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. IPE-99/21 (Public report) Gonzalez-Enriquez J, Amate-Blanco J M, Castellote-Olivito J Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality (...) of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation Gonzalez-Enriquez J, Amate-Blanco J M, Castellote-Olivito J. Diagnosis of mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. IPE-99/21 (Public report) Madrid: Agencia de Evaluacion de Tecnologias Sanitarias (AETS). 1999 Authors' objectives The present document presents a review of the diagnostic procedures for mammary lesions detected through mammography screening. The report also analyses the diagnostic accuracy and clinical usefulness of core

1999 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

189. Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies

Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies Effectiveness of interventions designed to increase mammography use: a meta-analysis of provider-targeted strategies Mandelblatt J S, Yabroff K R Authors' objectives To determine the effectiveness of interventions targeted at providers to enhance the use (...) of mammography. Searching English language studies were sought in MEDLINE from 1980 to 1998. Details of the search strategy were given. Reference lists from selected studies were scanned. Handsearches were conducted of the following: Journal of General Internal Medicine; Medical Care; Preventative Medicine; Annals of Internal Medicine; Archives of Internal Medicine; Cancer Epidemiology; Biomarkers and Prevention for June to August 1998. Study selection Study designs of evaluations included in the review

1999 DARE.

190. Interventions targeted toward patients to increase mammography use

Interventions targeted toward patients to increase mammography use Interventions targeted toward patients to increase mammography use Interventions targeted toward patients to increase mammography use Yabroff K R, Mandelblatt J S Authors' objectives To determine the effects of patient-based mammography screening strategies. Searching English language studies were sought in MEDLINE from 1980 to 1998. Details of the search strategy were given. Reference lists from selected studies were scanned (...) and data were available for analysis. Pre/post designs without controls and uncontrolled trials were excluded. Specific interventions included in the review Inclusion criteria stated that cognitive, behavioural and sociological patient targeted interventions designed to increase mammography use were to be included. Cognitive interventions were considered to include the provision of new information and education, increase existing knowledge, and clarify misconception. Specific interventions included

1999 DARE.

191. Two view mammography at incident screens: cost effectiveness analysis of policy options

Two view mammography at incident screens: cost effectiveness analysis of policy options Two view mammography at incident screens: cost effectiveness analysis of policy options Two view mammography at incident screens: cost effectiveness analysis of policy options Johnston K, Brown J Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed (...) by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology Use of two view mammography at incident (subsequent) screens in breast screening programmes. Type of intervention Screening. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population Women undergoing mammography the age range for which, for women in the UK, is 50-64. Setting Secondary care. The economic study was carried out in the UK. Dates to which data relate Effectiveness and resource

1999 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

192. Breast cancer screening by mammography in Norway: is it cost-effective?

Breast cancer screening by mammography in Norway: is it cost-effective? Breast cancer screening by mammography in Norway: is it cost-effective? Breast cancer screening by mammography in Norway: is it cost-effective? Norum J Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study (...) and the conclusions drawn. Health technology A two-yearly, population-based mammographic screening programme in women aged 50 to 69 years. Type of intervention Screening. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population Women aged 50-69 years. Setting Secondary care. The economic study was carried out in Norway. Dates to which data relate Effectiveness and resource use data were mainly obtained from the Norwegian Mammography Project (NMP) annual report published in 1996 (the inclusion of women

1999 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

193. Continuing screening mammography in women aged 70 to 79 years: impact on life expectancy and cost-effectiveness

Continuing screening mammography in women aged 70 to 79 years: impact on life expectancy and cost-effectiveness Continuing screening mammography in women aged 70 to 79 years: impact on life expectancy and cost-effectiveness Continuing screening mammography in women aged 70 to 79 years: impact on life expectancy and cost-effectiveness Kerlikowske K, Salzmann P, Phillips K A, Cauley J A, Cummings S R Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria (...) for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology Screening mammography for specified time intervals and bone mineral densities in women aged 70 to 79 years. Type of intervention Screening. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population General population (hypothetical) of women aged 65 years or older. Setting

1999 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

194. [Cost-effectiveness of mammography screening in Norway]

[Cost-effectiveness of mammography screening in Norway] Samfunnsokonomisk lonnsomhet av mammografiscreening i Norge [Cost-effectiveness of mammography screening in Norway] Samfunnsokonomisk lonnsomhet av mammografiscreening i Norge [Cost-effectiveness of mammography screening in Norway] Karesen R, Bo J K, Haustveit S, Hervik A, Thoresen S O Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary (...) of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology The use of mammography to screen for breast cancer. Type of intervention Screening. Economic study type Cost-effectiveness analysis. Study population The study population comprised all Norwegian women aged between 50 and 69 years. Setting The setting was the community. The economic study was conducted in the county of Oslo, Norway. Dates to which

1999 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

195. Cost-effectiveness comparison of five interventions to increase mammography screening

Cost-effectiveness comparison of five interventions to increase mammography screening Untitled Document The CRD Databases will not be available from 08:00 BST on Friday 4th October until 08:00 BST on Monday 7th October for essential maintenance. We apologise for any inconvenience.

1999 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

196. Mammography screening as a method for the early detection of breast cancer

Mammography screening as a method for the early detection of breast cancer Mammography screening as a method for the early detection of breast cancer Mammography screening as a method for the early detection of breast cancer Gibis B, Busse R, Reese E, Richter K, Schwartz FW, Koebberling J Record Status This is a bibliographic record of a published health technology assessment from a member of INAHTA. No evaluation of the quality of this assessment has been made for the HTA database. Citation (...) Gibis B, Busse R, Reese E, Richter K, Schwartz FW, Koebberling J. Mammography screening as a method for the early detection of breast cancer. German Agency for Health Technology Assessment at the German Institute for Medical Documentation and Information (DAHTA@ DIMDI). 1998 Authors' objectives This report aims to answer the following questions: - To what extent are reductions in the efficacy of a mammography screening programme with a participation rate of under 70% to be tolerated? - What quality

1998 Health Technology Assessment (HTA) Database.

197. Estimating the accuracy of screening mammography: a meta-analysis

Estimating the accuracy of screening mammography: a meta-analysis Estimating the accuracy of screening mammography: a meta-analysis Estimating the accuracy of screening mammography: a meta-analysis Mushlin A I, Kouides R W, Shapiro D E Authors' objectives To estimate the accuracy of mammographic screening. Searching MEDLINE was searched using the MeSH term 'mammography' combined with author searches or keyword searches for study identifiers (e.g. Malmo, UK etc.). An additional search (...) was performed using the keywords 'mammography' and 'screening'. The bibliographies of identified articles were also reviewed. Study selection Study designs of evaluations included in the review Randomised controlled trials (RCTs), population-based case-controlled studies, and demonstration projects were eligible for inclusion in the review. Specific interventions included in the review Studies of mammography alone, or mammography plus breast physical examination were eligible for inclusion in the review

1998 DARE.

198. The effectiveness of mailed patient reminders on mammography screening: a meta-analysis

The effectiveness of mailed patient reminders on mammography screening: a meta-analysis The effectiveness of mailed patient reminders on mammography screening: a meta-analysis The effectiveness of mailed patient reminders on mammography screening: a meta-analysis Wagner T H Authors' objectives To compare the effectiveness of mailed patient reminders at increasing mammography screening. Searching The following electronic databases were searched: MEDLINE (1985-Sept 1996), Current Contents (1/7/89 (...) trials (RCTs). Specific interventions included in the review Tailored or generic reminders for mammography screening mailed to patients. Interventions combining mailed reminders with other components were also included. Most of the studies compared reminders to no-reminder/usual care controls; however, some compared tailored reminders to generic reminders. Telephone calls from outreach workers and other non-mailed reminders were excluded. Reference standard test against which the new test

1998 DARE.

199. Screening mammography beginning at age 40 years: a reappraisal of cost-effectiveness

Screening mammography beginning at age 40 years: a reappraisal of cost-effectiveness Screening mammography beginning at age 40 years: a reappraisal of cost-effectiveness Screening mammography beginning at age 40 years: a reappraisal of cost-effectiveness Rosenquist C J, Lindfors K K Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed (...) carcinoma in the high risk group was 2.4. Measure of benefits used in the economic analysis The benefit measure was additional years of life saved due to the use of screening strategies compared to the no screening strategy. Direct costs Costs were discounted. Quantities were not reported separately from the costs. Cost components were reported separately. Cost analysis covered the costs of mammography, fine-needle aspiration of palpable mass, core biopsy of occult lesion, excisional biopsy of occult

1998 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.

200. Cost-effectiveness of detecting breast cancer in lower socioeconomic status African American and Hispanic women through mobile mammography services

Cost-effectiveness of detecting breast cancer in lower socioeconomic status African American and Hispanic women through mobile mammography services Cost-effectiveness of detecting breast cancer in lower socioeconomic status African American and Hispanic women through mobile mammography services Cost-effectiveness of detecting breast cancer in lower socioeconomic status African American and Hispanic women through mobile mammography services Schweitzer M E, French M T, Ullmann S G, McCoy C B (...) Record Status This is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn. Health technology A high-volume versus low-volume mobile mammography programme in the screening of indigent African American and Hispanic population for breast cancer. Type of intervention Screening

1998 NHS Economic Evaluation Database.