Chemoprevention of head and neck cancer with aspirin: a case-control study.

  title={Chemoprevention of head and neck cancer with aspirin: a case-control study.},
  author={Vijayvel Jayaprakash and Nestor R. Rigual and Kirsten B Moysich and Thom R. Loree and Maureen A Sullivan Nasca and Ravi J. Menezes and Mary E. Reid},
  journal={Archives of otolaryngology--head & neck surgery},
  volume={132 11},
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the chemopreventive potential of aspirin against head and neck cancer. DESIGN Hospital-based case-control study. SETTING National Cancer Institute-designated comprehensive cancer center. Patients Individuals who received medical services at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute, Buffalo, NY, between 1982 and 1998 and who completed a comprehensive epidemiologic questionnaire. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURE Aspirin use among 529 patients with head and neck cancer and 529 hospital… CONTINUE READING