Postmenopausal hormone therapy and lung cancer risk in the cancer prevention study II nutrition cohort.

@article{Rodrguez2008PostmenopausalHT,
  title={Postmenopausal hormone therapy and lung cancer risk in the cancer prevention study II nutrition cohort.},
  author={C. D{\'i}az Rodr{\'i}guez and Heather Spencer Feigelson and Anusila Deka and Alpa V. Patel and Eric J Jacobs and Michael J. Thun and Eugenia E. Calle},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={2008},
  volume={17 3},
  pages={655-60}
}
BACKGROUND Studies of postmenopausal hormone therapy and lung cancer incidence have reported positive, negative, and null associations. Most of these studies, however, have had limited ability to control rigorously for cigarette smoking or to examine risk separately by smoking status. METHODS We examined the association between postmenopausal hormone therapy and lung cancer incidence by smoking status among 72,772 women in the Cancer Prevention Study II Nutrition Cohort. Proportional hazards… CONTINUE READING