CCBs and Cancer

  title={CCBs and Cancer},
  author={Hershel Jick},
  journal={Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy},
Epidemiologic drug safety studies require, at a minimum, information on the study of drug exposures that is adequately complete, accurate, and relevant to a reasonable hypothesis [1]. Isolated data on exposure to study drugs many years prior to the outcome of interest is not suf~cient to establish a valid basis for estimating the relation of drugs such as calcium channel blockers (CCBs) to an illness such as cancer. A credibly interpretable study of the relation between drugs and cancer… CONTINUE READING