A prospective study of tobacco, alcohol, and the risk of esophageal and gastric cancer subtypes.

@article{Freedman2007APS,
  title={A prospective study of tobacco, alcohol, and the risk of esophageal and gastric cancer subtypes.},
  author={Neal D Freedman and Christian C Abnet and Michael F. Leitzmann and Traci Mouw and Amy F. Subar and Albert R. Hollenbeck and Arthur S Schatzkin},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={2007},
  volume={165 12},
  pages={1424-33}
}
Rates of esophageal adenocarcinoma and gastric cardia adenocarcinoma have increased, while rates of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) and gastric noncardia adenocarcinoma have decreased, suggesting distinct etiologies. The authors prospectively investigated the associations of alcohol and tobacco with these cancers in 474,606 US participants using Cox models adjusted for potential confounders. Between 1995/1996 and 2000, 97 incident cases of ESCC, 205 of esophageal adenocarcinoma, 188… CONTINUE READING

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