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Table 3 Mastectomies 1 (Ms) and Quadrantectomies 1 (Qs) performed in Italy between 2001 and 2008

From: The burden of breast cancer in Italy: mastectomies and quadrantectomies performed between 2001 and 2008 based on nationwide hospital discharge records

Region Mammographic screening coverage (%)* Adherence to mammographic screening (%)§ 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 AAPC (95%CI)2
Piemonte Ms 68.6% 65.6% 1222 1177 1138 1146 1112 1140 1053 1032 −2.1 (−2.9; -1.2)
Qs    1686 1636 1714 1856 1881 2024 2160 2268 +4.9 (4.2; 5.6)
Valle d'Aosta Ms 92,3% 79,0% 35 26 26 28 16 30 24 23 −4.2 (−9.8; +1.6)
Qs    50 62 64 73 76 77 64 72 +3.7 (0.0; 7.6)
Lombardia Ms 92,8% 64,5% 3690 3511 3295 3199 2985 2844 2845 3063 −3.4 (−3.9; -2.9)
Qs    6257 6542 6428 6667 6915 7048 7245 7322 +2.3 (1.9; 2.7)
P. A. di Bolzano Ms n.a. 52,5% 122 113 107 110 93 94 95 89 −4.3 (−7.1; -1.4)
Qs    97 69 70 87 78 142 144 175 +13.5 (10.2; 17.0)
P. A. di Trento Ms 80,9% 79,2% 115 127 129 128 146 135 119 134 +1.2 (−1.5; +3.9)
Qs    136 175 166 216 208 236 209 251 +9.4 (7.5; 11.4)
Veneto Ms 76,8% 77,1% 1512 1475 1457 1267 1200 1312 1305 1406 −1.8 (−2.6; -1.0)
Qs    1510 1612 1588 1674 1595 1893 2075 2296 +14.7 (13.8; 15.6)
Friuli Venezia Giulia Ms 98,7% 62,6% 539 550 571 529 529 534 545 527 −0.5 (−1.8; 0.8)
Qs    533 526 563 606 710 930 809 798 +8.2 (6.9; 9.4)
Liguria Ms 34,4% 66,9% 405 393 402 376 420 350 301 334 −3.4 (−4.9; -1.8)
Qs    809 847 893 1.010 993 1.063 1049 1077 +6.2 (5.1; 7.3)
Emilia Romagna Ms 96,0% 72,4% 1530 1542 1382 1372 1200 1253 1274 1262 −3.3 (−4.1; -2.5)
Qs    2061 2169 2148 2.378 2644 2690 2666 2927 +5.2 (4.6; 5.8)
Total Northern Italy Ms 82,0% 67,9% 9,170 8,914 8,507 8,155 7,701 7,692 7,561 7,870 −2.7 (−3.0; -2.4)
Qs    13,139 13,638 13,634 14,567 15,100 16,103 16,421 17,186 +3.3 (3.0; 3.5)
Toscana Ms 86,4% 69,5% 968 994 841 853 796 814 845 782 −3.0 (−4.0; 2.0)
Qs    1661 1859 1871 2055 1960 2037 2010 2022 +2.3 (1.6; 3.0)
Umbria Ms 89,0% 73,3% 249 197 195 216 190 179 161 209 −3.1 (−5.1; -1.0)
Qs    443 429 453 436 471 501 482 550 +3.1 (1.6; 4.5)
Marche Ms 74,2% 54,2% 485 515 483 486 472 413 371 378 −4.4 (−5.7; -3.0)
Qs    482 537 536 587 653 678 731 753 +6.7 (5.4; 8.0)
Lazio Ms 63,6% 47,6% 1516 1652 1456 1489 1405 1382 1325 1368 −2.4 (−3.2; -1.6)
Qs    2.222 2376 2581 2771 2950 2759 2849 3330 +4.9 (4.2; 5.5)
Abruzzo Ms 56,6% 50,5% 267 270 206 225 219 187 217 236 −2.8 (−4.7; -0.8)
    381 375 310 376 332 386 424 421 +2.3 (0.7; 3.9)
Total Central Italy Ms 78,5% 59,7% 3,485 3,628 3,181 3,269 3,082 2,975 2,919 2,973 −2.9 (−3.4; -2.4)
Qs    5,189 5,576 5,751 6,225 6,366 6,361 6,496 7,076 +3.9 (3.5; 4.3)
Molise Ms 48,5% 43,4% 62 55 83 74 69 63 76 47 −1.2 (−4.8; +2.6)
Qs    46 70 83 117 103 115 95 121 +9.8 (6.4; 13.4)
Campania Ms 50,0% 29,6% 897 909 950 968 878 786 813 797 −2.4 (−3.4; -1.4)
Qs    1.194 1271 1323 1429 1495 1568 1687 1885 +6.4 (5.6; 7.3)
Puglia Ms 25,3% 33,4% 987 928 903 933 901 963 959 1051 +0.9 (0.0; 1.9)
Qs    1.010 1174 1182 1315 1324 1361 1410 1520 +12.8 (11.7; 13.8)
Basilicata Ms 100,0% 49,2% 88 98 78 75 89 110 107 114 +4.3 (1.1; 7.6)
Qs    81 59 92 97 99 110 112 135 +8.9 (5.6; 12.3)
Calabria Ms 51,8% 26,2% 295 322 320 287 237 239 245 221 −5.1 (−6.9; -3.4)
Qs    195 225 233 302 355 380 362 434 +11.7 (9.8; 13.7)
Sicilia Ms 49,2% 41,7% 770 911 856 743 724 719 654 696 −3.4 (−4.5; -2.4)
Qs    1.286 1476 1616 1542 1691 1819 1765 1846 +4.6 (3.8; 5.4)
Sardegna Ms 57,2% 54,1% - - 448 416 432 408 398 428 −1.1 (−3.4; +1.1)
Qs    - - 429 514 451 486 611 597 +6.7 (4.5; 8.9)
Total Southern Italy Ms 46,5% 36,3% 3,099 3,223 3,638 3,496 3,330 3,288 3,252 3,354 +0.3 (−0.3; +0.8)
Qs    3,812 4,275 4,958 5,316 5,518 5,839 6,042 6,538 +7.2 (6.8; 7.7)
Subtotal ITALY Ms 72,7% 60,0% 15,754 15,765 15,326 14,920 14,113 13,955 13,732 14,197 −2.1 (−2.3; -1.8)
Qs    22,140 23,489 24,343 26,108 26,984 28,303 28,959 30,800 +12.9 (12.7; 13.2)
Total ITALY Ms + Qs    37,894 39,254 39,669 41,028 41,097 42,258 42,691 44,997 +2.2 (2.0; 2.3)
  1. Data are reported by region and macro-area (Northern, Central, and Southern Italy).
  2. 1Reported data are absolute numbers unless otherwise specified.
  3. 2AAPC: Average Annual Percentage Change and 95% Confidence Interval.
  4. * Percentage of women aged 50–69 years old (on total screening target population) invited to perform mammographic screening in 2007–2008 (2-year cumulative data).18§ Adherence rate to mammography screening in year 2008 (adjusted by excluding women performing mammography outside official programs).16
  5. Percentages of coverage and adherence to mammographic screening in 2007–08 are also reported.16