TITLE

Breast cancer survival by teaching status of the initial treating hospital

AUTHOR(S)
Chaudhry, Ruhee; Goel, Vivek; Sawka, Carol
PUB. DATE
January 2001
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;1/23/2001, Vol. 164 Issue 2, p183
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Interpretation: Women with node-negative breast cancer and tumours less than or equal to 20 mm in diameter who were initially seen at a teaching hospital had significantly better survival than women with similar tumours who were initially seen at a community hospital. Survival among women with larger tumours was not statistically significantly different for the 2 types of hospital.
ACCESSION #
4017142

 

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