Relative risk of prostate cancer for men with affected relatives: Systematic review and meta‐analysis

@article{Bruner2003RelativeRO,
  title={Relative risk of prostate cancer for men with affected relatives: Systematic review and meta‐analysis},
  author={Deborah Watkins Bruner and D. Moore and Alicia Parlanti and J. Dorgan and P. Engstrom},
  journal={International Journal of Cancer},
  year={2003},
  volume={107}
}
  • Deborah Watkins Bruner, D. Moore, +2 authors P. Engstrom
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Cancer
  • An increased risk of prostate cancer associated with a family history of prostate cancer has been documented in multiple published reports. Risk has been shown to vary by degree of relationship and age of onset of disease in the affected relative. Several studies, using various designs, have estimated the relative risk (RR) for these associations. The purpose of our study was to identify and summarize published reports on the relationship between risk of prostate cancer and family history… CONTINUE READING
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