A population-based cohort study of HRT use and breast cancer in Korea.

@article{Park2012APC,
  title={A population-based cohort study of HRT use and breast cancer in Korea.},
  author={Sat Byul Park and Hai Rim Shin and Soon Young Lee},
  journal={Asia-Pacific journal of public health},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={415-22}
}
The incidence of breast cancer has recently been ranked first in Korea. This is a population-based cohort study that aims to evaluate the risk of breast cancer from the use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT). A total of 9579 participants were observed between January 1998 and June 2004; 6108 women who took HRT constituted the HRT group, and 3471 women who did not take HRT constituted the non-HRT group. Using the database from the Korea Central Cancer Registry, the authors examined the… CONTINUE READING

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