Alcohol-attributable cancer deaths under 80 years of age in New Zealand.

@article{Connor2017AlcoholattributableCD,
  title={Alcohol-attributable cancer deaths under 80 years of age in New Zealand.},
  author={Jennie Connor and Robyn Marie Kydd and Brett Maclennan and Kevin D Shield and J{\"u}rgen Rehm},
  journal={Drug and alcohol review},
  year={2017},
  volume={36 3},
  pages={
          415-423
        }
}
INTRODUCTION AND AIMS Cancer deaths made up 30% of all alcohol-attributable deaths in New Zealanders aged 15-79 years in 2007, more than all other chronic diseases combined. We aimed to estimate alcohol-attributable cancer mortality and years of life lost by cancer site and identify differences between Māori and non-Māori New Zealanders. DESIGN AND METHODS We applied the World Health Organization's comparative risk assessment methodology at the level of Māori and non-Māori subpopulations… CONTINUE READING

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