Epidemiology and the causes of breast cancer.


This article describes the characteristics of 3 dominant features of breast cancer epidemiology. These characteristics include the association of disease risk with childbearing, its relationship to ovarian activity and its international variation (particularly as the latter differs in the years before and after menopause). Equivocal tests of one hypothesis… (More)


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@article{Macmahon2006EpidemiologyAT, title={Epidemiology and the causes of breast cancer.}, author={Brian Macmahon}, journal={International journal of cancer}, year={2006}, volume={118 10}, pages={2373-8} }