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Smoking and the risk of prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition

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Background: Smoking is not associated with prostate cancer incidence in most studies, but associations between smoking and fatal prostate cancer have been reported. Methods: During 1992 and 2000, lifestyle information was assessed via questionnaires and personal interview in a cohort of 145 112 European men. Until 2009, 4623 incident cases of prostate cancer were identified, including 1517 cases of low-grade, 396 cases of high grade, 1516 cases of localised, 808 cases of advanced disease, and...

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10.1038/bjc.2012.520

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Journal:
British Journal of Cancer More from this journal
Volume:
108
Issue:
3
Pages:
708-714
Publication date:
2013-02-19
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:395234
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uuid:f617f065-8846-4d12-a14c-7ff905285ed8
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pubs:395234
Source identifiers:
395234
Deposit date:
2013-11-17

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