Age-period-cohort analysis of breast cancer mortality rates in Andalucia (Spain).

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BACKGROUND The aim of this paper is to analyse breast cancer mortality in Andalucia (Spain) between 1975 and 1999 based on age-period-cohort. PATIENTS AND METHODS Mortality data were obtained from the Mortality Registry of Andalucia. Deaths and population were divided into 13 age groups and five 5-year periods. From this, age-specific mortality rates for… (More)

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@article{Cayuela2004AgeperiodcohortAO, title={Age-period-cohort analysis of breast cancer mortality rates in Andalucia (Spain).}, author={Aurelio Cayuela and Susana Rodr{\'i}guez-Dom{\'i}nguez and Manuel Ru{\'i}z-Borrego and Margalida Gili}, journal={Annals of oncology : official journal of the European Society for Medical Oncology}, year={2004}, volume={15 4}, pages={686-8} }