A case-control study evaluating the association of purposeful physical activity, body fat distribution, and steroid hormones on premenopausal breast cancer risk.

@article{Kumar2005ACS,
  title={A case-control study evaluating the association of purposeful physical activity, body fat distribution, and steroid hormones on premenopausal breast cancer risk.},
  author={Nagi B Kumar and Diane Riccardi and Alan M Cantor and Kyle J. Dalton and Kathy Allen},
  journal={The breast journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={11 4},
  pages={266-72}
}
The objective of this case-control study was to investigate the relationship between purposeful physical activity, body fat distribution, body mass index, and steroid hormones. These factors are known to be implicated in modulating breast cancer risk in premenopausal women. A total of 112 newly diagnosed, premenopausal breast cancer patients and 106 age-matched premenopausal disease-free controls were admitted to the study. Information regarding personal, medical, hormonal, and reproductive… CONTINUE READING