Figure 3: Mastectomy Rates Among Women With Unilateral Invasive Breast Cancer, by Time to Travel One Way From Her Residence to the Nearest Cancer Centre That Has a Radiation Facility, 2007–2008 to 2009–2010 (Figure 4 in the report)
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Data relates to patients who received their index procedure between 2007–2008 and 2009–2010.
This figure excludes patients for whom age, income or travel time could not be calculated in the regression model.
Hospital Morbidity Database and National Ambulatory Care Reporting System, Canadian Institute for Health Information; Alberta Ambulatory Care Reporting System, Alberta Health and Wellness.