Travis Saunders selects several notable posts each week from Health and Clinical Research. He blogs at Obesity Panacea.
With a slew of recent articles on the topic in JAMA, NEJM, and Annals of Internal Medicine, cancer screening was a popular topic this week on Researchblogging.org!
- To Screen or Not to Screen? Brain Blogger discusses the downside of cancer screening in this very interesting post.
- Major Setback in Fight Against Breast Cancer. Not to be outdone, MassGenomics looks at the downside of not screening.
- The Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial. Why bother screening – Evidence Based Public Health suggests that we already have a drug that can prevent some forms of cancer.