Age at last full-term pregnancy and risk of breast cancer.

@article{Kalache1993AgeAL,
  title={Age at last full-term pregnancy and risk of breast cancer.},
  author={Alex Kalache and A. Maguire and Simon Giles Thompson},
  journal={Lancet},
  year={1993},
  volume={341 8836},
  pages={33-6}
}
Age at first full-term pregnancy (FTP) has long been thought to be the major reproductive risk factor in breast cancer but a Norwegian study suggested that age at last FTP might be more important. In Norway "high parity" means 4 or more deliveries. Does this finding hold in an area with a much broader distribution of parity? Data from a case-control study… CONTINUE READING