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CISNET: Modeling breast cancer incidence and mortality in the USA

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Title CISNET: Modeling breast cancer incidence and mortality in the USA
Period 09 / 2005 - 08 / 2009
Status Completed
Research number OND1325541
Data Supplier Website EMC

Abstract

The Miscan/FAME breast cancer model will be used to estimate the impact of obesity (defined as BMI >30) on trends in overall and race-specific breast cancer incidence and mortality from 1975 to 2015; we will also project results to 2025 to capture the lag time in effects of obesity.

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Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center
Georgetown University
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

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Classification

D23120 Oncology
D23370 Social medicine

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