Endometrial Cancer in Black Women
- Establish and evaluate procedures for conducting a hospital-based case-control study of
risk factors for endometrial cancer in black women.
OUTLINE: This is a multicenter study.
Participants complete questionnaires about lifestyle factors and their usual diet and
measure their waist and hips. Saliva or buccal specimens are collected for future research.
- A total of 30 cases and 30 controls will be accrued for this study.
Observational Model: Case Control, Time Perspective: Prospective
Number and percentage of potential cases and controls approached who are found to be eligible for the study and reasons for being ineligible (including language)
Sara Olson, PhD
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
United States: Institutional Review Board
|Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center||New York, New York 10021|
|SUNY Downstate Medical Center||Brooklyn, New York 11203|
|Montefiore Medical Center||Bronx, New York 10467-2490|
|City College of New York||New York, New York 10031|