Political pressure drives use of unproven mammogram device

There are 1 comment on the Jun 18, 2010, Daily Democrat story titled Political pressure drives use of unproven mammogram device. In it, Daily Democrat reports that:

In a study illustrating the potentially powerful influence of political pressure on medical practice, a UC Davis physician-researcher has found that use of a largely unproven mammography screening device has surged since Medicare began covering its cost.

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Corinne

Bustins Island, ME

#2 Jun 20, 2010
I didn't appreciate being lured into having MAMMOGRAMS from the beginning by my doctor. I now have no trust in doctors and they should all be jailed. Hope all their profits from this MAMMOGRAM scam gets taken away. Where is the justice and why are they able to continue promoting this harmful procedure? President Obama needs to ban this from the U.S.

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