The black:white disparity in breast cancer mortality: the example of Chicago

@article{Hirschman2006TheBD,
  title={The black:white disparity in breast cancer mortality: the example of Chicago},
  author={Jocelyn Hirschman and Steven Whitman and David A. Ansell},
  journal={Cancer Causes \& Control},
  year={2006},
  volume={18},
  pages={323-333}
}
ObjectiveThe black:white disparity in breast cancer mortality has been increasing in the U.S. In order to gain insight into this disparity in Chicago, we examined mortality data together with other important measures associated with breast cancer.MethodsTrends in black:white female breast cancer mortality, incidence, stage at diagnosis, and mammography screening in Chicago were examined using data from the Illinois State Cancer Registry, Illinois Department of Public Health Vital Records, and… 

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