Accession Number : ADA334902

Title :   Breast Cancer and Risk Factors Among African-American Women Aged 20-54: A Case-Control Study According to Estrogen Receptor

Descriptive Note : Annual rept 1 Sep 96-31 Aug 97

Corporate Author : MEHARRY MEDICAL COLL NASHVILLE TN

Personal Author(s) : Zhu, Kangmin

PDF Url : ADA334902

Report Date : SEP 1997

Pagination or Media Count : 89

Abstract : This is an exploratory case-control study that aims to examine whether risk factor profiles differ according to estrogen receptor (ER) status among African-American women. Since the initiation of the study in September 1997, tremendous efforts have been made to formulate the study procedures, contact doctors, identify and recruit study subjects, and make various preparations.

Descriptors :   *ESTROGENS, *AFRICAN AMERICANS, *BREAST CANCER, RISK, STATISTICAL DATA, PROFILES, CASE STUDIES, WOMEN, EPIDEMIOLOGY, RECEPTOR SITES(PHYSIOLOGY).

Subject Categories : Biochemistry
      Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE