Prostate Cancer Risk Among Men with Diabetes Mellitus (Spain)

@article{GonzlezPrez2005ProstateCR,
  title={Prostate Cancer Risk Among Men with Diabetes Mellitus (Spain)},
  author={Antonio Gonz{\'a}lez-P{\'e}rez and Lu{\'i}s Alberto Garc{\'i}a Rodr{\'i}guez},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2005},
  volume={16},
  pages={1055-1058}
}
Objective: Observational studies have associated diabetes with a decreased risk of prostate cancer. We aimed to evaluate this association using the General Practitioner Research Database in the UK. Methods: Population based case–control study nested in a cohort. Results: We identified 2,183 incident cases of prostate cancer between January 1995 and December 2001. We found that diabetic patients had a decreased risk of prostate cancer (OR = 0.72; 95% CI: 0.59–0.87). This association was observed… CONTINUE READING

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