Social Affairs, Science and Technology – May 30, 2013

In Committee from the Senate of Canada

Social Affairs, Science and Technology – May 30, 2013

Social Affairs, Science and Technology

Senators continue to discuss the subject-matter Bill C-314, a bill respecting the awareness of screening among women with dense breast tissue. Dr. Jacques Lévesque, and Dr. Jean Seely from the Canadian Association of Radiologists as well as Dr. Nathalie Duchesne from the Clinique Radiologique Audet discuss risk factors, psychological stress, and clinical procedures for patients.

Scientists Martin Yaffe and Dr. Norman Boyd continue the discussion on ways to decrease health risks for patients with dense breast tissue.