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International Journal of Breast Cancer
Volume 2014, Article ID 970780, 11 pages
Research Article

Impact of Undetected Comorbidity on Treatment and Outcomes of Breast Cancer

1Nuffield Department of Primary Care Health Sciences, University of Oxford, 23-38 Hythe Bridge Street, 2nd Floor, Oxford OX1 2ET, UK
2Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
3Outcomes Insights, 340 North Westlake Blvd, Suite 200, Westlake Village, CA 91362, USA

Received 10 October 2013; Accepted 6 January 2014; Published 13 February 2014

Academic Editor: Ian S. Fentiman

Copyright © 2014 Robert I. Griffiths et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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