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Endocrine therapy in the years following a diagnosis of breast cancer: A proof of concept study using the primary care prescription database linked to cancer registration data

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Introduction
National cancer registration data were linked to the Primary Care Prescription Database (PCPD) in England. The level of endocrine therapy (ET) prescribed in women after a diagnosis of breast cancer was studied.


Materials and Methods
Cancer registrations for women diagnosed with breast cancer during 1995–2015, who survived to 31st March 2015, were linked to ET prescriptions issued during April–July 2015.


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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.canep.2019.04.012

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0000-0001-9429-2275
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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Cancer Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
61
Pages:
185-189
Publication date:
2019-05-22
Acceptance date:
2019-04-26
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EISSN:
1877-783X
ISSN:
1877-7821
Pmid:
31126816
Source identifiers:
1003636
Language:
English
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pubs:1003636
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uuid:dd84f047-2bd7-425f-84a5-0cbf7058092e
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pubs:1003636
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2019-08-19

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