Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, February 29th, 2000
Since, according to the report, breast cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death in American Indian women and those in the Southwest are more likely to have "distant spread of the disease," B. Risendal and colleagues in Tucson, Arizona, conducted a study to determine use of breast cancer screening methods among this population ("Influence of health care, cost, and culture on breast cancer screening: Issues facing urban American Indian women," Preventive Medicine,...
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