ICARE Social Media Post December 2021

Breast Cancer Risk Prediction Model for Black Women


A new breast cancer model has been developed and validated for breast cancer risk prediction, specifically for Black women in the United States. This is in contrast to prior models, which were developed in White women, and used in Black women (which UNDERPREDICTED risks). This is a notable advance as we strive towards health equity across populations!
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Reference: Palmer et al. J Clin Oncol. 2021 Dec 1;39(34):3866-3877. PMID: 34623926.

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