Published online Aug 10, 2014. doi: 10.5306/wjco.v5.i3.509
Revised: March 27, 2014
Accepted: June 10, 2014
Published online: August 10, 2014
Core tip: Implementation of population level breast cancer (BC) screening/early detection programs will prove to be most cost-effective for low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). Accompanying awareness creation regarding BC among women, more research and change in policy are also necessary to reduce the burden of BC in LMICs.