Individual Study / SBCSS

Shanghai Breast Cancer Survival Study

Shanghai Breast Cancer Survival Study

Initiatives -
The Shanghai Breast Cancer Survival Study, a large, population-based cohort study of female breast cancer survivors. Information on cancer diagnosis and treatment, lifestyle exposures after cancer diagnosis, and disease progression was collected.
Start Year
2002
End Year
2009
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Investigators Contacts
  • Dr Wei Zheng
    Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Design

Study design
Patients' cohort
Follow Up
Information on cancer diagnosis and treatment, lifestyle exposures after cancer diagnosis, and disease progression was collected at approximately 6 months after cancer diagnosis and was reassessed at three follow-up interviews conducted at 18, 36, and 60 months after diagnosis. Annual record linkage with the Shanghai Vital Statistics Registry database was carried out to obtain survival information for participants who were lost to follow-up.

Recruitment

Sources of Recruitment
  • Individuals

Number of participants

Number of participants
5,042
Number of participants with biosamples
Supplementary Information
Aged 20-75 years

Access

Availability of data and biosamples

Data
Biosamples
Other

Availability of access information

On the study website : https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/gap/cgi-b...

By contacting the study representative