Alcohol consumption and risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women.

@article{Kabat2010AlcoholCA,
  title={Alcohol consumption and risk of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in a cohort of postmenopausal women.},
  author={Geoffrey C Kabat and M. Marie Kim and James M. Shikany and Allison K. Rodgers and Jean Wactawski-Wende and Dorothy S Lane and Lynda Powell and Marcia L. Stefanick and Matthew Freiberg and Rasa Kazlauskaite and Rowan Chlebowski and Sylvia Wassertheil-Smoller and Thomas Rohan},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2010},
  volume={19 8},
  pages={2066-72}
}
BACKGROUND Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk, but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS). METHODS The association between adulthood alcohol consumption assessed at baseline and subsequent DCIS risk was examined in a cohort of postmenopausal women participating in the Women's Health Initiative clinical trials, in which mammography was protocol… CONTINUE READING

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Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk , but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ ( DCIS ) .
Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk , but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ ( DCIS ) .
Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk , but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ ( DCIS ) .
Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk , but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ ( DCIS ) .
Observational studies have commonly linked higher alcohol consumption with a modest increase in invasive breast cancer risk , but cohort studies have not examined alcohol intake in relation to ductal carcinoma in situ ( DCIS ) .
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