Aspirin use and cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract

C. Bosetti, R. Talamini, S. Franceschi, E. Negri, W. Garavello, C. La Vecchia

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Abstract

The role of aspirin on the risk of cancers of the upper aerodigestive tract was investigated in the combined data of three Italian case-control studies, including 965 cases and 1779 hospital controls. The odds ratio was 0.33 for users of ≥ 5 years, and 0.51 for ≥ 5 years since first use.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)672-674
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Cancer
Volume88
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Mar 10 2003

Keywords

  • Aspirin
  • Case-control study
  • Risk factor
  • Upper aerodigestive tract cancer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Cancer Research
  • Oncology

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