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Cumulative risk of breast cancer to age 70 years according to risk factor status: data from the Nurses' Health Study.



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1 Key Question 1. In adult women without preexisting breast cancer, what is the accuracy of risk assessment methods to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer (e.g., clinical risk assessment models)? Key Question 1a. What is the optimal age at which to begin risk assessment to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer? Key Question 1b. What is the optimal frequency of risk assessment to identify women who could benefit from medications to reduce risk for primary breast cancer?
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Title Cumulative risk of breast cancer to age 70 years according to risk factor status: data from the Nurses' Health Study.
Author Colditz GA., Rosner B.
Country Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA. graham.colditz@channing.harvard.edu
Year 2000
Numbers Pubmed ID: 11092437

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