• By Joel Streed

Mammograms for breast cancer survivors: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

March 19, 2019

Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended number of mammograms following surgery, according to a recent study led by Dr. Kathryn Ruddy, a Mayo Clinic oncologist. The mammogram screening study found that one year after surgery, 13 percent of breast cancer survivors had not followed up with any breast imaging. And only 50 percent of patients followed mammogram screening recommendations  at least five years after surgery. In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, we hear more from Dr. Ruddy about the study.

To listen, click the link below.

Mammograms for breast cancer survivors