Comorbidities, therapy, and newly diagnosed conditions for women with early stage breast cancer.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


Journal of cancer survivorship : research and practice, Volume 3, Issue 2, p.89-98 (2009)


2009, Adult, Aged, Aged, 80 and over, Breast Neoplasms, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Comorbidity, Female, Gallbladder Diseases, Humans, Hypertension, Los Angeles, Middle Aged, Neoplasm Staging, New Mexico, Public Health Sciences Division, Thyroid Diseases, Washington


To describe comorbidities in breast cancer patients at diagnosis and examine factors associated with self-reported comorbidities 30 months post-diagnosis.