Journal article

Bodyweight and other correlates of symptom-detected breast cancers in a population offered screening

Anne Kricker, Tracey DiSipio, Jennifer Stone, Chris Goumas, Jane E Armes, Dorota M Gertig, Bruce K Armstrong

Cancer Causes & Control | SPRINGER | Published : 2012


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia

Funding Acknowledgements

The study was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia (project grant no. 197801) and The University of Sydney Medical Foundation. Bruce Armstrong's research was supported by a University of Sydney Medical Foundation program grant. We gratefully acknowledge the individuals who participated in the research, the clinicians who gave permission for us to approach their patients, Professor Beth Newman who led the study in Queensland and Sheree Harrison for data collection there, Sharon Gill for data collection in Victoria and Lisa Trotter in NSW, and staff at the NSW Central Cancer Registry and Queensland and Victorian Cancer Registries and the Hunter Valley Research Foundation.