Agreement Between Breast Cancer Risk Estimation Methods

Published in: Journal of the National Cancer Institute, v. 88, no. 18, Sep. 18, 1996, p. 1315-1317

Posted on RAND.org on January 01, 1996

by Kimberly A. McGuigan, Patricia A. Ganz, Claudine Breant

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In this study, the authors compared the estimated risk for both the Gail and Claus models using previously collected data from women attending the high-risk breast cancer clinic of the University of California at Los Angeles from 1992 through 1994.

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