Loss of partner and breast cancer prognosis - a population-based study, Denmark, 1994-2010

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  • M H Olsen
  • P E Bidstrup
  • K Frederiksen
  • Rod, Naja Hulvej
  • M Grønbaek
  • S O Dalton
  • C Johansen
The extent to which experiencing a stressful life event influences breast cancer prognosis remains unknown, as the findings of the few previous epidemiological studies are inconsistent. This large population-based study examines the association between a common major life event, loss of a partner and breast cancer recurrence and all-cause mortality.
Original languageEnglish
JournalB J C
Issue number9
Pages (from-to)1560-3
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - 2012

    Research areas

  • Adult, Aged, Breast Neoplasms, Denmark, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Humans, Life Change Events, Middle Aged, Neoplasm Recurrence, Local, Prognosis, Registries, Risk Factors, Survival Rate

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