Delays in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment by racial/ethnic group.

@article{Gorin2006DelaysIB,
  title={Delays in breast cancer diagnosis and treatment by racial/ethnic group.},
  author={Sherri N. Sheinfeld Gorin and Julia E. Heck and Bin Cheng and Suzanne J Smith},
  journal={Archives of internal medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={166 20},
  pages={2244-52}
}
BACKGROUND Although white women have the highest incidence of breast cancer, African American, followed by Hispanic, American Indian/Alaskan Native, and Asian American or Pacific Islander, women have higher death rates from the disease. Timely initiation of treatment has been shown to improve survival, and may help to lessen the mortality differences among… CONTINUE READING