Breast cancer deaths show steady decline since 1990

09/30/2009 | Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

An American Cancer Society report said U.S. breast cancer deaths have dropped by 2% each year since 1990, making the disease the second leading cause of cancer death in women behind lung cancer. The data showed 89% of women survive five years after a breast cancer diagnosis, 82% are alive after 10 years and 75% survive at least 15 years.

View Full Article in:

Los Angeles Times (tiered subscription model)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Director of Clinical Operations
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Sr. Director, Regulatory Compliance Intelligence and Outreach
Johnson & Johnson
New Brunswick, NJ
RN Care Manager
MJHS
Brooklyn, NY
Director of Utilization Management
Meridian Health Plan
Chicago, IL
Senior Manager, Healthcare Reform
Avalere Health
Washington, DC