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Latest evidence, myths, and controversies

About the module

10 minutes long


Includes a final quiz

Includes links to references

About the lecturer

Dr Andre Carvalho

Scientist in the Early Detection, Prevention, and Infections Branch at the International Agency for Research on Cancer

Learning Objectives

  • Understand current evidence on screening for cancers of the lung, prostate, thyroid, and skin.
  • Outline the latest evidence on screening for cancers of the breast and the cervix.
  • Outline the current IARC and WHO global initiatives on cancer screening.

This module is part of a comprehensive online learning curriculum on the latest evidence, myths, and controversies on cancer prevention.

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The module

Latest evidence, myths, and controversies – 12B. Screening

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