Racial/ethnic differences in quality of life after diagnosis of breast cancer.

@article{Janz2009RacialethnicDI,
  title={Racial/ethnic differences in quality of life after diagnosis of breast cancer.},
  author={Nancy Janz and Mahasin S. Mujahid and Sarah T Hawley and Jennifer J Griggs and Amy K. Alderman and Ann Hamilton and John J. Graff and Steven J. Katz},
  journal={Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice},
  year={2009},
  volume={3 4},
  pages={212-22}
}
INTRODUCTION Most studies on quality of life of breast cancer survivors have not had adequate representation of ethnic minorities. The purpose of this study was to determine whether racial/ethnic differences in quality of life exist between white, African American, and Latina women in the early stages of survivorship. METHODS 2268 women were identified by two Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) registries (6/05-2/07) and asked to complete a survey (mean 9 months post-diagnosis… CONTINUE READING

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