Etiologic factors of gastric cardiac adenocarcinoma among men in Taiwan.

@article{Chen2009EtiologicFO,
  title={Etiologic factors of gastric cardiac adenocarcinoma among men in Taiwan.},
  author={Mei-Ju Chen and D T Wu and J. Lin and Ming-tsang Wu and Fung-Chang Sung},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2009},
  volume={15 43},
  pages={5472-80}
}
AIM To elucidate etiologic associations between Helicobacter pylori (H pylori), lifestyle, environmental factors and gastric cardiac adenocarcinoma (GCA) among men. METHODS A hospital-based case-control study was conducted in Taiwan from 2000 to 2009. All cases were newly confirmed as primary GCA. Five controls were selected matching with age, sex, and admission date to each case. Participants were informed of potential risk factors with a structured questionnaire by trained interviewers… CONTINUE READING