Risk factors for breast cancer in a population with high incidence rates

  title={Risk factors for breast cancer in a population with high incidence rates},
  author={Margaret R. Wrensch and Terri Chew and Georgianna Farren and Janice M Barlow and Flavia Belli and Christina A. Clarke and Christine A Erdmann and Marion Lee and Michelle N Moghadassi and Roni Peskin-Mentzer and Charles Patrick Quesenberry and Virginia Souders-Mason and Linda Spence and Marisa Suzuki and Mary S Gould},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research},
  pages={R88 - R102}
This report examines generally recognized breast cancer risk factors and years of residence in Marin County, California, an area with high breast cancer incidence and mortality rates. Eligible women who were residents of Marin County diagnosed with breast cancer in 1997–99 and women without breast cancer obtained through random digit dialing, frequency-matched by cases' age at diagnosis and ethnicity, participated in either full in-person or abbreviated telephone interviews. In multivariate… CONTINUE READING


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