Women's Health Initiative (WHI) - Cancer Survivor Cohort

Contact: Garnet Anderson, Ph.D.

Study Website: www.whi.org/lilacExternal Web Site Policy

Number of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 14,000
Years of Diagnoses of Enrolled Cancer Patients/Survivors: 1995-2013
Approximate Years of Follow-up: 1995-2013
Cancer Sites Represented: Breast
Colon & Rectum
Leukemias
Lung & Bronchus
Melanomas of the Skin
Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma
Ovary
Uterus
Biological Specimens Collected: Blood/Blood Fraction
Buccal Cells
Normal Tissue
Germline DNA
Formaline Fixed Tumor Tissue
Urine
Treatment Outcome Measures: Physician/Medical Record Reported
  • Cancer Recurrence
  • Death
  • Other
Patient-Reported:
  • Symptom Assessment
  • Acute Medical Event
  • Late Medical Event
  • Quality of Life
  • Cancer Recurrence
  • Other
Co-morbidities at Study Entry: Diabetes
Heart Disease
Pulmonary Disease
Other
Lifestyle Factors: Smoking
Alcohol Use
Diet
Physical Activity
Body Mass Index
Weight Loss/Control
Other
Treatment Data: Surgery
Radiation
Chemotherapy
Hormonal Therapy
Bone Marrow/Stem Cell Transplant
Other
Treatment Data Assessed By: Administrative Claims Data
Electronic Record
Chart Abstraction
Patient Reported Questionnaire
Is the study open to collaboration? Yes, contact helpdesk@whi.org

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