Table 1

Proportion of patient population receiving adjuvant chemotherapy by diagnosis time period and menopausal status
Diagnosis time period No. of women who diagnosed with ER + or PR + LN- ESBC No. of women received adjuvant chemotherapy (%)
Pre-menopausal women Post-menopausal women Pre-menopausal women 2000-2002 vs. 2003-2005 Post-menopausal women 2000-2002 vs. 2003-2005
ρ value† ρ value†
2000 − 2002 109 389 74 (69) .88 73 (18.8) .7
2003 − 2005 106 506 71 (67) 90 (17.7)

† Chi-square test.

Hannouf et al.

Hannouf et al. BMC Cancer 2012 12:447   doi:10.1186/1471-2407-12-447

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