Distribution of mammographic density and its influential factors among Chinese women.

@article{Dai2014DistributionOM,
  title={Distribution of mammographic density and its influential factors among Chinese women.},
  author={Hongji Dai and Ye Yan and Peishan Wang and Peifang Liu and Yali Cao and Li Xiong and Yahong Luo and Tie Jun Pan and Xiangjun Ma and Jie Wang and Zhenhua Yang and Xueou Liu and Chuan Chen and Yubei Huang and Yi Li and Yaogang Wang and Xishan Hao and Zhaoxiang Ye and Kexin Chen},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2014},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={
          1240-51
        }
}
BACKGROUND Mammographic density (MD) has not been systematically investigated among Chinese women. Breast cancer screening programmes provided detailed information on MD in a large number of asymptomatic women. METHODS In the Multi-modality Independent Screening Trial (MIST), we estimated the association between MD and its influential factors using logistic regression, adjusting for age, body mass index (BMI) and study area. Differences between Chinese and other ethnic groups with respect to… CONTINUE READING

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