Subject: Review Article | RC648-665 | Diseases of the endocrine glands. Clinical endocrinology | Article Subject
Coronary heart disease is the main cause of death in postmenopausal women (PMW); moreover its mortality exceeds those for breast cancer in women at all ages. Type II diabetes mellitus is a major cardiovascular risk factor and there is some evidence that the risk conferr... View more
Wingo, PA, Calle, EE, McTiernan, A. How does breast cancer mortality compare with that of other cancers and selected cardiovascular diseases at different ages in U.S. women?.
Journal of Women's Health and Gender-Based Medicine
. 2000; 9 (9): 999-1006