Millions Wrongly Treated for ‘Cancer,’ National Cancer Institute Panel Confirms

Over diagnosis and Over treatment in Cancer An Opportunity for Improvement

 

Laura J. Esserman, MD, MBA1; Ian M. Thompson, Jr, MD2; Brian Reid, MD, PhD3

 

JAMA. 2013;310(8):797-798. doi:10.1001/jama.2013.108415

Over the past 30 years, awareness and screening have led to an emphasis on early diagnosis of cancer. Although the goals of these efforts were […]