Can reproductive pattern explain better survival of women with lung cancer?


We examined whether women's survival from lung cancer is influenced by hormonal factors associated with reproductive events. In all 4235 women and 4797 men born on 1 January 1935 or later with lung cancer diagnosed in 1978-1999 were identified in the Danish Cancer Registry and followed up to 31 December 2002 by linkage to the Central Population Registry… (More)