Korea's thyroid-cancer "epidemic" - Screening and overdiagnosis

Hyeong Sik Ahn, Hyun Jung Kim, H. Gilbert Welch

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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1765-1767
Number of pages3
JournalNew England Journal of Medicine
Volume371
Issue number19
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Nov 6

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Republic of Korea
Mass Screening
Korea
Diagnostic Errors
Early Detection of Cancer
Thyroid Neoplasms
Carcinoma
Incidence
Medical Overuse

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Korea's thyroid-cancer "epidemic" - Screening and overdiagnosis. / Ahn, Hyeong Sik; Kim, Hyun Jung; Welch, H. Gilbert.

In: New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 371, No. 19, 06.11.2014, p. 1765-1767.

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Ahn, Hyeong Sik ; Kim, Hyun Jung ; Welch, H. Gilbert. / Korea's thyroid-cancer "epidemic" - Screening and overdiagnosis. In: New England Journal of Medicine. 2014 ; Vol. 371, No. 19. pp. 1765-1767.
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