Clinical-epidemiological profile of women undergoing oncological treatment for invasive ductal breast carcinoma




Breast neoplasms; Epidemiology; Oncology; Women's health.


The aim of this study was to describe the clinical-epidemiological profile of women undergoing oncological treatment for invasive ductal breast carcinoma. This is a cross-sectional, descriptive and quantitative study carried out by data collection from clinical records of women undergoing breast cancer treatment in a private oncology service, considering sociodemographic and clinical variables. 125 women who met the proposed inclusion criteria were identified. Most of the patients were from Sergipe (71,2%), black or mixed (65,6%), with a partner (56%) and with a mean age of 53,5±11,4 years. Of these, 80,8% had no higher education and 77,6% had family income between one and three minimum wages. All patients underwent chemotherapy, 64,8% radical mastectomy and 36% radiotherapy. In addition, 32,8% showed changes in self-image, 24,8% in self-esteem, 64,8% signs of anxiety and 49,6% depressive symptoms. In addition, 40% had systemic arterial hypertension. The clinical-epidemiological profile of women with invasive ductal breast carcinoma described is wide and has important sociodemographic components. Cancer treatment can trigger clinical changes relevant to the health, well-being and quality of life of these patients.

Author Biographies

Simone Yuriko Kameo, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Enfermeira. Doutora. Departamento de Educação em Saúde de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Ricardo Barbosa-Lima, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Dentista. Departamento de Odontologia de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Maria Júlia Oliveira Ramos, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Enfermagem. Departamento de Enfermagem de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Tiago Vasconcelos Fonseca, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Medicina. Departamento de Medicina de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Andressa Cabral Vassilievitch, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Medicina. Departamento de Medicina de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Jéssica dos Santos Costa, Instituto de Medicina Integral Professor Fernando Figueira

Enfermeira. Residente em Saúde da Família. Instituto de Medicina Integral Professor Fernando Figueira.

José Cleyton de Oliveira Santos, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Enfermagem. Departamento de Enfermagem de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Dayane Ketlyn da Cunha Santos, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Medicina. Departamento de Medicina de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Bruno Ferreira Amorim, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Estudante de Medicina. Departamento de Medicina de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.

Pabliane Matias Lordelo Marinho, Universidade de São Paulo

Enfermeira. Doutora. Escola de Enfermagem de Ribeirão Preto - Universidade de São Paulo.

Namie Okino Sawada, Universidade Federal de Alfenas

Enfermeira. Doutora. Escola de Enfermagem - Universidade Federal de Alfenas.

Glebson Moura Silva, Universidade Federal de Sergipe

Enfermeiro. Doutor. Departamento de Enfermagem de Lagarto - Universidade Federal de Sergipe.


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KAMEO, S. Y.; BARBOSA-LIMA, R.; RAMOS, M. J. O.; FONSECA, T. V.; VASSILIEVITCH, A. C.; COSTA, J. dos S.; SANTOS, J. C. de O.; SANTOS, D. K. da C.; AMORIM, B. F.; MARINHO, P. M. L.; SAWADA, N. O.; SILVA, G. M. Clinical-epidemiological profile of women undergoing oncological treatment for invasive ductal breast carcinoma. Research, Society and Development, [S. l.], v. 10, n. 1, p. e39110111836, 2021. DOI: 10.33448/rsd-v10i1.11836. Disponível em: Acesso em: 21 mar. 2023.



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