Breast Cancer Screening Saves Lives

Breast Cancer Screening Saves Lives

Breast Cancer Screening Saves Lives

Mortality from breast cancer has decreased by 25 percent over the past 15 years, which many credit, in part, to earlier detection.

In this podcast, Kevin Bethke, MD, discusses the latest in breast cancer detection techniques and current screening guidelines. Beth, Dr. Bethke’s patient, explains how regular screening and monitoring helped to diagnose her breast cancer at an early stage.

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Kevin Bethke, MD, is a surgical oncologist on the medical staff of Northwestern Memorial and an assistant professor of Clinical Surgery at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

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Recorded 3/20/2012