Trends in Breast Cancer Screening in a Safety-Net Hospital During the COVID-19 Pandemic

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Aug 2;4(8):e2119929. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.19929.


This cross-sectional study uses electronic health record data to evaluate the association between COVID-19 and breast cancer screening at an urban integrated health system’s safety-net hospital between September 2019 and January 2021.

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Breast Neoplasms / diagnosis*
  • COVID-19*
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Early Detection of Cancer / trends*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Middle Aged
  • Safety-net Providers