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Brewer, Paul R., Bingying Liu and Barbara R. Ley. 2011. Breast cancer coverage in China and the United States: a comparative analysis of wire service news stories. Chinese Journal of Communication 4 (2) : 182–197.
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This comparative study examines breast cancer coverage by the American Associated Press (AP) and the Chinese Xinhua News Agency (Xinhua), disclosing differences in incidence rates and attempts to address the disease, but also wider differences as to their news and medical values, and health practices and institutions.