Table 1.

Model predicted age-adjusted breast cancer mortality rates in 2004 to 2006 per 100,000 U.S. women 25 years and older

ScenariosWhiteBlack
MISCAN-FadiaSpectrumMISCAN-FadiaSpectrum
Mortality rate per 100,000Mortality reductiona %Mortality rate per 100,000Mortality reductiona %Mortality rate per 100,000Mortality reductiona %Mortality rate per 100,000Mortality reductiona %
No screening or adjuvant therapy67.064.068.269.5
Screening only (as disseminated in the population)54.618.649.922.055.918.155.520.1
Adjuvant therapy only (as disseminated in the population)46.330.946.427.551.724.254.321.9
Screening and adjuvant therapy (as disseminated in the population)37.544.037.441.441.938.643.237.8
Observed mortality rate36.149.8
  • aMortality reductions (%) are calculated by comparing the predicted mortality to the background mortality in the scenario without screening and adjuvant therapy.