Journal article

Comparison of fully and semi-automated area-based methods for measuring mammographic density and predicting breast cancer risk

U Sovio, J Li, Z Aitken, K Humphreys, K Czene, S Moss, P Hall, V McCormack, I dos-Santos-Silva

British Journal of Cancer | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2014


Awarded by Breast Cancer Campaign

Awarded by Cancer Research UK

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank the participating National Health Services Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP) centres for their help with the retrieval of the mammographic films for the study participants. This study was funded by project grants from Breast Cancer Campaign (2007MayPR23) and Cancer Research UK (G186/11). The work by IdSS was partly undertaken during the tenure of a Senior Visiting Scientist Award by the International Agency for Research on Cancer. The funding bodies had no role in the design of the study; in the collection, analysis and interpretation of data; in the writing of the manuscript; or in the decision to submit the manuscript for publication.