Disparities in breast cancer characteristics and outcomes by race/ethnicity

@article{Ooi2010DisparitiesIB,
  title={Disparities in breast cancer characteristics and outcomes by race/ethnicity},
  author={Siew Loon Ooi and Mar{\'i}a Elena Mart{\'i}nez and Christopher I. Li},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2010},
  volume={127},
  pages={729-738}
}
Disparities in breast cancer stage and mortality by race/ethnicity in the United States are persistent and well known. However, few studies have assessed differences across racial/ethnic subgroups of women broadly defined as Hispanic, Asian, or Pacific Islander, particularly using more recent data. Using data from 17 population-based cancer registries in the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER) program, we evaluated the relationships between race/ethnicity and breast cancer stage… CONTINUE READING
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