This course discusses modifiable risk factors for breast cancer and approaches to breast cancer risk assessment, including risk assessment tools and models. Breast cancer screening recommendations are described, along with key screening and diagnostic tools. The course also outlines breast cancer risk reduction strategies, such as screening, lifestyle changes, genetic testing, and chemoprevention, as appropriate. A patient case is included.
After participating in this activity, learners will be better able to:
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