The access rate to diagnosis and treatment modalities in breast cancer patients in Turkey; Multicenter observational study

Saip P., Keskin S., Ozkan M., Kaplan M. A., Aydogan F., Demirag G. G., ...More

JOURNAL OF BUON, vol.16, no.4, pp.664-671, 2011 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 16 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF BUON
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.664-671
  • Keywords: breast cancer, elapsed time to diagnosis and treatment, socioeconomic factors, 1ST ADJUVANT THERAPY, WAITING TIME, CHEMOTHERAPY, SURVIVAL, DELAY
  • Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated: Yes


Purpose: To determine the time elapsed between the first notification of the disease and the access to the diagnosis and treatment modalities and the associated factors in female patients with breast cancer in Turkey.