Mayo Clinic Proceedings

Cerhan, James R.
October 2006
Mayo Clinic Proceedings;Oct2006, Vol. 81 Issue 10, p1287
Academic Journal
The author reflects on the association of the oral contraceptive usage to breast cancer risks. The author emphasized the from the perspective of epidemiology and public health, the proper handling of the epidemiology of oral contraceptives use and health outcomes in both a beneficial and a deleterious manner should be followed. The identification of modifiable factors before first full-term pregnancy would support the window for breast cancer prevention to earlier in life.


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