Alcohol drinking and primary liver cancer: a pooled analysis of four Japanese cohort studies.

@article{Shimazu2012AlcoholDA,
  title={Alcohol drinking and primary liver cancer: a pooled analysis of four Japanese cohort studies.},
  author={Taichi Shimazu and Shizuka Sasazuki and Kenji Wakai and Akiko Tamakoshi and Ichiro Tsuji and Yumi Sugawara and Keitaro Matsuo and Chisato Nagata and Tetsuya Mizoue and Keitaro Tanaka and Manami Inoue and Shoichiro Tsugane},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={2012},
  volume={130 11},
  pages={2645-53}
}
Because studies of the association between alcohol intake and the risk of primary liver cancer use varying cut-off points to classify alcohol intake, it is difficult to precisely quantify this association by meta-analysis of published data. Furthermore, there are limited data for women in prospective studies of the dose-specific relation of alcohol intake and the risk of primary liver cancer. We analyzed original data from 4 population-based prospective cohort studies encompassing 174,719… CONTINUE READING

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