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Alcohol drinking, tobacco smoking and subtypes of haematological malignancy in the UK Million Women Study

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Background:Previous research suggests associations of lower alcohol intake and higher tobacco consumption with increased risks of haematological malignancy. The prospective Million Women Study provides sufficient power for reliable estimates of subtype-specific associations in women.Methods: Approximately 1.3 million middle-aged women were recruited in the United Kingdom during 1996-2001 and followed for death, emigration and cancer registration until 2009 (mean 10.3 years per woman); potenti...

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10.1038/bjc.2012.333

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
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Journal:
British Journal of Cancer
Volume:
107
Issue:
5
Pages:
879-887
Publication date:
2012-08-21
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:075e90f5-c8a4-4c01-899f-b092ba23fd99
Source identifiers:
350873
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pubs:350873

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