A case control study of cancer cervix patients attending Command Hospital, Pune.

@article{Dutta1990ACC,
  title={A case control study of cancer cervix patients attending Command Hospital, Pune.},
  author={P. K. Dutta and Amal Upadhyay and Mousumi Dutta and A C Urmil and M P Thergaonkar and Shyam Sunder Ganguly},
  journal={Indian journal of cancer},
  year={1990},
  volume={27 2},
  pages={101-8}
}
A case control study was undertaken with the objective to determine the association of certain host factors like marital status, age at first marriage, duration of married life, parity, literary status and genital hygiene, in the subsequent development of cancer cervix. A total number of ninety-two cases and an equal number of control subjects, under matched case control design, were studied at Command Hospital, Pune over a period of nine months. Salient findings of this epidemiological study… CONTINUE READING