Family history of cancer and the risk of squamous cell carcinoma of oesophagus: a case–control study in Kashmir, India

@inproceedings{Bhat2015FamilyHO,
  title={Family history of cancer and the risk of squamous cell carcinoma of oesophagus: a case–control study in Kashmir, India},
  author={Gulzar Ahmad Bhat and Idrees Ayoub Shah and Rumaisa Rafiq and Sumaiya Nabi and Beenish Iqbal and Mohd Maqbool Lone and Farhad Islami and Paolo Boffetta and Nazir Ahmad Dar},
  booktitle={British Journal of Cancer},
  year={2015}
}
Background:Only a few studies have examined the association between family history of cancer (FHC) and the risk of oesophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) in high incidence areas of ESCC. We conducted a case–control study to evaluate the relationship between FHC and ESCC risk in Kashmir, India, with analysis of detailed epidemiological data and… CONTINUE READING