Hormone therapy and ovarian cancer: incidence and survival.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer causes & control : CCC, Volume 19, Issue 6, p.605-13 (2008)

Keywords:

2008, Adult, Aged, Case-Control Studies, Female, Hormone Replacement Therapy, Humans, Incidence, Kaplan-Meier Estimate, Massachusetts, Middle Aged, Odds Ratio, Ovarian Neoplasms, Public Health Sciences Division, Survival Analysis, Wisconsin

Abstract:

We conducted a population-based case-control study to investigate the association between hormone therapy (HT) and ovarian cancer incidence, and followed all these cancer cases to determine the association of HT use with ovarian cancer mortality.