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Comment & Response
July 2019

Limitations in the Methodology Assessing Subjective Data With Lack of Blinding in Mammography Screening

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  • 1Department of Medicine, Imperial College London, London, United Kingdom
JAMA Intern Med. 2019;179(7):996. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2019.1424

To the Editor We read with great interest the recently published article by Henrot and colleagues1 on self-compression techniques vs standard-compression in mammography. If feasible, this innovative idea could increase the uptake of mammography screening among women. However, there are limitations in the secondary outcomes of this study, which we would like to address.

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