Funding for this research was provided by:
Skåne County Council's Research and Development Foundation (2016/623611)
The Swedish Breast Cancer Organization (2017/1213)
The Governmental Funding of Clinical Research within the National Health Service (2014/434901)
The Erling-Persson Family Foundation (2018/1008)
The Strategic Centre for Translational Cancer Research-CREATE Health
Received: 10 December 2018
Accepted: 12 June 2019
First Online: 21 June 2019
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: Patients gave verbal informed consent to participate at time of diagnosis and the ethics committee at Lund University approved this procedure (LU 2013/340). Patients were informed that they had the opportunity to opt-out if they were not willing to participate in the study.
: Not applicable
: The authors declare that they have no competing interests.