[Matched case-control study for detecting risk factors of breast cancer in women living in Chengdu].

@article{Zhao1999MatchedCS,
  title={[Matched case-control study for detecting risk factors of breast cancer in women living in Chengdu].},
  author={Ying Zhao and Zu-min Shi and Ling Liu},
  journal={Zhonghua liu xing bing xue za zhi = Zhonghua liuxingbingxue zazhi},
  year={1999},
  volume={20 2},
  pages={91-4}
}
OBJECTIVE To detect the risk factors of breast cancer in women living in Chengdu in order to identify high risk population and to conduct proper interventions. METHODS A matched case-control study was performed in 265 cases with breast cancer who lived in this area. RESULTS In the univariate analysis, menarche to menopause period > or = 35 years, taking oral contraceptives, history of benign breast diseases, passive smoking, and syrup drinking are the statistically significant risk factors… CONTINUE READING

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