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The Million Women Study: design and characteristics of the study population. The Million Women Study Collaborative Group.

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OBJECTIVES: To describe the design of the Million Women Study and the characteristics of the study population. STUDY DESIGN: Population-based cohort study of women aged 50-64 in the UK. SETTING: Women are asked to join the Million Women Study when they are invited to routine screening for breast cancer at 61 of the screening centres of the UK National Health Service Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP). An estimated 71% of women screened by the NHSBSP return a completed questionnaire. PARTICI...

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Publisher copy:
10.1186/bcr16

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Journal:
Breast cancer research : BCR
Volume:
1
Issue:
1
Pages:
73-80
Publication date:
1999-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1465-542X
ISSN:
1465-5411
URN:
uuid:e5f6d5c4-fb2c-427d-a73b-96ccc2f5a142
Source identifiers:
93430
Local pid:
pubs:93430

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