Bone mineral density and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women

Abstract

High bone mineral density (BMD) has been associated with increased breast cancer in prospective studies of postmenopausal women, but the real relationship is still controversial. Therefore, we undertook a meta-analysis to evaluate the association between BMD and the risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women. We performed systematic searches on MEDLINE… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10549-013-2431-3

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@article{Qu2013BoneMD, title={Bone mineral density and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women}, author={Xinhua Qu and Xiaoyu Zhang and An Qin and Guangwang Liu and Zanjing Zhai and Yongqiang Hao and Huiwu Li and Zhen-an Zhu and Ke-Rong Dai}, journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment}, year={2013}, volume={138}, pages={261-271} }