Health-related quality of life in a multiethnic sample of breast cancer survivors.

@article{Giedzinska2004HealthrelatedQO,
  title={Health-related quality of life in a multiethnic sample of breast cancer survivors.},
  author={Antoinette S Giedzinska and Beth E. Meyerowitz and Patricia A. Ganz and Julia H. Rowland},
  journal={Annals of behavioral medicine : a publication of the Society of Behavioral Medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={39-51}
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the experiences of women from varying ethnic groups following treatment for breast cancer. PURPOSE This study provides a comprehensive description of health-related quality of life (HRQL) and identifies problem areas and predictive factors for a multiethnic sample. METHODS Six hundred twenty-one breast cancer survivors from 2 major cities participated within 5 years of their diagnosis. Participants were African Americans, Latinas, Asian Americans, and Whites… CONTINUE READING