E-mail

E-mail a Wiley Online Library Link

Matthew P. Banegas, Mei Leng, Barry I. Graubard and Leo S. Morales The risk of developing invasive breast cancer in Hispanic women Cancer 119

Article first published online: 7 DEC 2012 | DOI: 10.1002/cncr.27896

Findings from this study indicate that Hispanic women have a significantly lower risk of breast cancer compared with non-Hispanic white women, and that breast cancer risk significantly differs between specific Hispanic subgroups, based on the Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (BCRAT). Approximately 2.6% of Hispanic women, ranging from 1% of Central/South Americans to 3.7% of Puerto Ricans, are at high risk for breast cancer (BCRAT 5-year risk ≥1.67%) and may be eligible for prophylactic breast cancer chemoprevention.

Complete the form below and we will send an e-mail message containing a link to the selected article on your behalf

Required = Required Field

SEARCH