Mammographic density change with 1 year of aerobic exercise among postmenopausal women: a randomized controlled trial.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology, Volume 19, Issue 4, p.1112-21 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Aged, Breast, Center-Authored Paper, Exercise, Female, Humans, Mammography, Middle Aged, Postmenopause, Public Health Sciences Division

Abstract:

The Alberta Physical Activity and Breast Cancer Prevention (ALPHA) Trial examined the influence of aerobic exercise on biological factors that are associated with breast cancer risk. Mammographic density, a secondary outcome, is reported here.