February 11, 2020
Estimating the Magnitude of Cancer Overdiagnosis in Australia BookmarkGeorge Lundberg, MD
Research paper from the Medical Journal of Australia curated by Editor in Chief George Lundberg, MD, who notes:
For five types of cancer, the rate of overdiagnosis in Australia is roughly one in five. Many of these diagnoses are “indolentomas” or “incidentalomas.”
January 6, 2020
Cancer Data Provide Insights into Occurrence, Overdiagnosis, and Treatment Advances BookmarkGeorge Lundberg, MD
Article from ScienceDaily curated by Editor in Chief George Lundberg, MD, who notes:Rates of diagnosis are steeply rising, but mortality rates are stable. Could these newly identified “cancers” be something else?