Age at menarche, age at menopause, height and obesity as risk factors for breast cancer: associations and interactions in an international case-control study.

@article{Hsieh1990AgeAM,
  title={Age at menarche, age at menopause, height and obesity as risk factors for breast cancer: associations and interactions in an international case-control study.},
  author={C. C. Hsieh and Dimitirios Trichopoulos and Klea Katsouyanni and Sachiko Yuasa},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={1990},
  volume={46 5},
  pages={796-800}
}
The importance of age at menarche, age at menopause, height, and obesity as risk factors for breast cancer, and the possible interactions among these factors in breast cancer causation were investigated in a data set collected in the late 1960's, in an international multicenter case-control study. Multiple logistic regression procedures were used to model data from 3,993 breast cancer cases and 11,783 controls from 7 study centers representing the range of international variation of breast… CONTINUE READING

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