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Evidence-Based Resource Summary

Strength of Evidence: 
4 out of 4
4 out of 4
Year Published: 
2006

Cancer Screening: Provider Reminder and Recall Systems – Breast Cancer

Description of Resource: 
The Community Preventive Services Task Force recommends provider reminder systems to increase breast cancer screening. Reminders inform health care providers it is time for a client’s cancer screening test (called a “reminder”) or that the client is overdue for screening (called a “recall”).

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Developed By: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force
Developer Type: 
Non-Federal Government
Healthy People 2020 Topic Area(s): 
Cancer
Healthy People 2020 Objectives: 
Resource Type: 
Systematic Review
Citation: 
Community Preventive Services Task Force. Cancer Screening: Provider Reminder and Recall Systems – Breast Cancer [Internet]. 2016 Apr [cited 2017 May 15]. Available from: https://www.thecommunityguide.org/content/cancer-screening-provider-reminder-and-recall-systems-breast-cancer