Migration, socio-economic status and the risk of colorectal cancer in Italy.

@article{Pisa2000MigrationSS,
  title={Migration, socio-economic status and the risk of colorectal cancer in Italy.},
  author={Federica Edith Pisa and Fabio Barbone and Maurizio Montella and Renato Talamini and Carlo la Vecchia and Silvia Franceschi},
  journal={European journal of cancer prevention : the official journal of the European Cancer Prevention Organisation},
  year={2000},
  volume={9 6},
  pages={409-16}
}
To assess how the risk of cancer of the colon and rectum relates to place of birth and socio-economic status, we analysed data from an Italian case-control study. Data included 1225 cases with a recent diagnosis of cancer of the colon (ages 19-74 years), 728 cases of cancer of the rectum (ages 23-74 years) and 4154 controls (ages 19-74 years), frequency… CONTINUE READING