Factors affecting survival among women with breast cancer in Hawaii.


BACKGROUND Given previous reports of ethnic differences in breast cancer survival among Hawaii's population, we investigated the role of adherence to treatment standards, treatment toxicity, preexisting chronic conditions, and obesity in the survival of 382 prospectively studied breast cancer patients representing six ethnic groups. METHODS Participants… (More)
DOI: 10.1089/jwh.2010.2114


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