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Adrenergic blockers and the risk for common solid cancers: a case–control study

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Laboratory studies have suggested that adrenergic blockers may inhibit the proliferation and migration of cancer cells, but epidemiological evidence of their effect on cancer incidence has proven inconsistent. We therefore conducted a case–control study using the Clinical Practice Research Datalink to assess the effect of adrenergic blockers on the incidence of prostate, lung, bowel and breast cancers. From among patients aged 18 years or older who contributed at least 2 years of prospectivel...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1097/CEJ.0000000000000218

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Niger Delta Development Commission
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins
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European Journal of Cancer Prevention More from this journal
Volume:
26
Issue:
1
Pages:
86-93
Publication date:
2017-01-01
Acceptance date:
2015-11-05
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EISSN:
1473-5709
ISSN:
0959-8278
Language:
English
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pubs:681538
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uuid:b350582c-a63d-4c8d-88ac-499ad18f3147
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681538
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2017-03-08

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