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Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of colorectal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

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Menopausal hormone therapy (HT) may influence colorectal cancer risk. A total of 136,275 postmenopausal women from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition were followed for an average of 9 years, during which time 1,186 colorectal cancers were diagnosed. Hazard ratios (HR) and 95% confidence intervals (CI) were estimated using Cox proportional hazards models stratified by center and age, and adjusted for body mass index, smoking, diabetes, physical activity and alcoho...

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10.1002/ijc.25504

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
International journal of cancer. Journal international du cancer More from this journal
Volume:
128
Issue:
8
Pages:
1881-1889
Publication date:
2011-04-01
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Language:
English
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uuid:cdf6ca91-f3dc-4812-98b7-732995360b96
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60449
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2012-12-19

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