Dense breasts and legislating medicine

Nancy Ho, Julie Kim, Vinay Prasad

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Recently, nevada,1 north carolina, and Oregon joined a number of other US states (as of this writing, nine other states) in enacting laws that require informing women if they have dense breast tissue detected on mammography.2 Laws are pending in other states. Federal legislation has also been introduced in the US House of Representatives.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)768-770
Number of pages3
JournalCleveland Clinic journal of medicine
Issue number12
StatePublished - Dec 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine(all)


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