Paracetamol use and risk of ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis.

@article{Bonovas2006ParacetamolUA,
  title={Paracetamol use and risk of ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Stefanos Bonovas and Kalitsa Filioussi and Nikolaos M. Sitaras},
  journal={British journal of clinical pharmacology},
  year={2006},
  volume={62 1},
  pages={113-21}
}
AIM Ovarian cancer remains the most fatal gynaecological malignancy. Several observational studies have examined paracetamol as a potential chemopreventive agent. The nonconclusive nature of the epidemiological evidence prompted us to conduct a detailed meta-analysis of the studies published on the subject in peer-reviewed literature. METHODS A comprehensive search for articles published up to 2004 was performed, reviews of each study were conducted and data were abstracted. Prior to meta… CONTINUE READING

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