Jacques Fracheboud

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Affiliation: Erasmus MC
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Seventy-five years is an appropriate upper age limit for population-based mammography screening
    Jacques Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, NETB, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 118:2020-5. 2006
  2. pmc Decreased rates of advanced breast cancer due to mammography screening in The Netherlands
    J Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1753, NL 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 91:861-7. 2004
  3. doi request reprint Digital mammography screening: weighing reduced mortality against increased overdiagnosis
    Rianne De Gelder
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 53:134-40. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Mammography screening and risk of breast cancer death: a population-based case-control study
    Suzie J Otto
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Rotterdam 3000 CA, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:66-73. 2012
  5. pmc Overdiagnosis and overtreatment of breast cancer: microsimulation modelling estimates based on observed screen and clinical data
    Harry J de Koning
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res 8:202. 2006
  6. pmc Interpreting overdiagnosis estimates in population-based mammography screening
    Rianne De Gelder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Room AE 137, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Rev 33:111-21. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Nation-wide data on screening performance during the transition to digital mammography: observations in 6 million screens
    Paula A van Luijt
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, Room Na 2318, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 49:3517-25. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of opportunistic versus organised mammography screening in Switzerland
    Rianne De Gelder
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 45:127-38. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Initiation of population-based mammography screening in Dutch municipalities and effect on breast-cancer mortality: a systematic review
    Suzie J Otto
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 361:1411-7. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Do women make an informed choice about participating in breast cancer screening? A survey among women invited for a first mammography screening examination
    Heleen Van Agt
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 89:353-9. 2012

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Seventy-five years is an appropriate upper age limit for population-based mammography screening
    Jacques Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, NETB, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 118:2020-5. 2006
    ..At present, 75 years of age can be regarded as an appropriate upper age limit for the Dutch programme...
  2. pmc Decreased rates of advanced breast cancer due to mammography screening in The Netherlands
    J Fracheboud
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, PO Box 1753, NL 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Br J Cancer 91:861-7. 2004
    ..It is evident that breast cancer screening contributes to a reduction in advanced breast cancers and breast cancer mortality...
  3. doi request reprint Digital mammography screening: weighing reduced mortality against increased overdiagnosis
    Rianne De Gelder
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Prev Med 53:134-40. 2011
    ..Digital mammography has been shown to increase the detection of ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) compared to screen-film mammography. The benefits and risks of such an increase were assessed...
  4. doi request reprint Mammography screening and risk of breast cancer death: a population-based case-control study
    Suzie J Otto
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, P O Box 2040, Rotterdam 3000 CA, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:66-73. 2012
    ..Using individual data of women invited to screening, we conducted a case-control study to assess the effectiveness of the Dutch population-based program of mammography screening...
  5. pmc Overdiagnosis and overtreatment of breast cancer: microsimulation modelling estimates based on observed screen and clinical data
    Harry J de Koning
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res 8:202. 2006
    ..The increases in ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) are primarily due to mammography screening, but DCIS still remains a relatively small proportion of the total breast cancer problem...
  6. pmc Interpreting overdiagnosis estimates in population-based mammography screening
    Rianne De Gelder
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, Room AE 137, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Epidemiol Rev 33:111-21. 2011
    ..Calculations based on earlier screening program phases may overestimate overdiagnosis by a factor 4. Sufficient follow-up and agreement regarding the chosen estimator are needed to obtain reliable estimates...
  7. doi request reprint Nation-wide data on screening performance during the transition to digital mammography: observations in 6 million screens
    Paula A van Luijt
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, Room Na 2318, P O Box 2040, 3000 CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands Electronic address
    Eur J Cancer 49:3517-25. 2013
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  8. doi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of opportunistic versus organised mammography screening in Switzerland
    Rianne De Gelder
    Erasmus MC, Department of Public Health, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 45:127-38. 2009
    ..In this study, we compared the cost-effectiveness of both screening modalities in Switzerland...
  9. ncbi request reprint Initiation of population-based mammography screening in Dutch municipalities and effect on breast-cancer mortality: a systematic review
    Suzie J Otto
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Lancet 361:1411-7. 2003
    ..More than a decade ago, a mammography screening programme for women aged 50-69 years was initiated in the Netherlands. Our aim was to assess the effect of this programme on breast-cancer mortality rates...
  10. doi request reprint Do women make an informed choice about participating in breast cancer screening? A survey among women invited for a first mammography screening examination
    Heleen Van Agt
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 89:353-9. 2012
    ..To determine the level of informed choice in women invited for breast cancer screening for the first time...
  11. ncbi request reprint Additional double reading of screening mammograms by radiologic technologists: impact on screening performance parameters
    Lucien E M Duijm
    Department of Radiology, Catharina Hospital, PO Box 1350, 5602 ZA, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1162-70. 2007
    ..We prospectively examined the effects on screening performance of adding independent double reading of screening mammograms by technologists to standard double reading by radiologists...
  12. doi request reprint Introduction of additional double reading of mammograms by radiographers: effects on a biennial screening programme outcome
    Lucien E M Duijm
    Department of Radiology, Catharina Hospital, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Eur J Cancer 44:1223-8. 2008
    ..To determine the effect of introducing radiographer double reading, in addition to standard radiologist double reading, on screening mammography outcome...
  13. doi request reprint Impressive time-related influence of the Dutch screening programme on breast cancer incidence and mortality, 1975-2006
    Johannes D M Otten
    Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Health Technology Assessment, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 123:1929-34. 2008
    ..The results indicate an impressive decrease in breast cancer mortality in the age group invited for breast cancer screening, starting to show quite soon after implementation...
  14. ncbi request reprint A decade of breast cancer screening in The Netherlands: trends in the preoperative diagnosis of breast cancer
    Lucien E M Duijm
    Department of Radiology, Catharina Hospital, PO Box 1350, 5602 ZA, Eindhoven, The Netherlands
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 106:113-9. 2007
    ..In a prospective, multi-institutional follow-up study we describe the trends in the preoperative pathologic confirmation of breast cancer of women who underwent breast cancer screening between 1995 and 2005...
  15. ncbi request reprint Print information to inform decisions about mammography screening participation in 16 countries with population-based programs
    Jane G Zapka
    University of Massachusetts Medical School, 55 Lake Avenue North, Worcester, MA 01655, USA
    Patient Educ Couns 63:126-37. 2006
    ..To profile and compare the content and presentation of written communications related to informed decision-making about mammography...
  16. ncbi request reprint Methodological issues in international comparison of interval breast cancers
    Jean Luc Bulliard
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 119:1158-63. 2006
    ..Valid comparisons of IC are possible with careful attention to the definition but true differences in IC frequency across screening programmes should exceed 10% to be possibly indicative of real differences between programmes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of recall rate on earlier screen detection of breast cancers based on the Dutch performance indicators
    Johannes D M Otten
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, P O Box 9101, 6500 HB Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:748-54. 2005
    ..e., "missed") interval and screen-detected cancers. To estimate the effect of changes in recall rate on earlier detection of cancers, we carried out a blinded review of interval and screen-detected cancers in the Dutch screening program...
  18. ncbi request reprint Management of breast cancer in elderly individuals: recommendations of the International Society of Geriatric Oncology
    Hans Wildiers
    Department of General Medical Oncology, University Hospital Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium
    Lancet Oncol 8:1101-15. 2007
    ..The available evidence was reviewed and synthesised to provide consensus recommendations regarding the care of breast cancer in older adults...