Breast Screening Guidelines

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force announcement regarding screening mammograms and associated media attention caused much concern and some confusion for women who wonder if they should continue to receive mammograms.

In response to this, University Hospitals Ireland Cancer Center and MetroHealth Cancer Care Center are making recommendations for women regarding mammograms. We are continuing to recommend screening mammograms each year for women of age 40 and older.

Read more on the hospital's Breast Screening Guidelines