Table 3

Relative risk of death from cardiovascular disease and breast cancer within 5 years after breast cancer admission among 163 881 women with breast cancer

Year of breast cancer admissionFive-year CVD mortalityFive-year breast cancer mortality
HR* (95%  CI)HR* (95% CI)
199611
19971.04 (0.88 to 1.23)1.02 (0.96 to 1.09)
19980.91 (0.77 to 1.01)0.92 (0.86 to 0.98)
19990.97 (0.82 to 1.14)0.84 (0.79 to 0.90)
20000.79 (0.66 to 0.94)0.75 (0.71 to 0.80)
20010.86 (0.73 to 1.02)0.74 (0.70 to 0.79)
20020.81 (0.69 to 0.96)0.73 (0.68 to 0.78)
20030.75 (0.63 to 0.89)0.66 (0.62 to 0.71)
20040.73 (0.61 to 0.86)0.71 (0.66 to 0.75)
20050.58 (0.48 to 0.70)0.66 (0.62 to 0.70)
20060.63 (0.52 to 0.75)0.63 (0.59 to 0.68)
20070.60 (0.50 to 0.75)0.58 (0.54 to 0.62)
20080.62 (0.52 to 0.74)0.54 (0.51 to 0.58)
20090.55 (0.46 to 0.66)0.54 (0.50 to 0.58)
20100.58 (0.48 to 0.70)0.49 (0.45 to 0.52)
  • *HRs are adjusted for age.

  • CVD, cardiovascular disease.