Breast cancer survival in African American women: Is alcohol consumption a prognostic indicator?

@article{McDonald2002BreastCS,
  title={Breast cancer survival in African American women: Is alcohol consumption a prognostic indicator?},
  author={Paige A. Green McDonald and Rosemary M Williams and Fitzroy Dawkins and Lucile L Adams-Campbell},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2002},
  volume={13},
  pages={543-549}
}
Objective: Compromised breast cancer survival in African American women is well established. Factors associated with poorer survival in this group are not fully elucidated. This analysis examined the influence of alcohol consumption on breast cancer survival in African American women accrued to a hospital-based study. Methods: One hundred twenty-five postmenopausal women (mean age = 64.2 ± 12.2 years) diagnosed with invasive breast carcinoma between August 1989 and December 1994, and accrued to… CONTINUE READING
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