Racial/ethnic differences in breast cancer outcomes among older patients: effects of physician communication and patient empowerment.

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OBJECTIVES To examine racial/ethnic disparities in older women's health-related quality of life (QoL) and type of breast cancer treatment as mediated by physician-level and individual-level variables. METHODS A cross-sectional survey of a population-based, consecutive sample identified through the Los Angeles Cancer Surveillance Program of Latina (n = 99… (More)
DOI: 10.1037/0278-6133.27.6.728

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@article{Maly2008RacialethnicDI, title={Racial/ethnic differences in breast cancer outcomes among older patients: effects of physician communication and patient empowerment.}, author={Rose C. Maly and Judith A. Stein and Yoshiko Umezawa and Barbara D. Leake and M. Douglas Anglin}, journal={Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association}, year={2008}, volume={27 6}, pages={728-36} }