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

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Journal Article


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)


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


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.