Risk of urinary bladder cancer: a case-control analysis of industry and occupation

@inproceedings{Cassidy2009RiskOU,
  title={Risk of urinary bladder cancer: a case-control analysis of industry and occupation},
  author={Adrian Cassidy and Wei Wang and Xifeng Wu and Jie Lin},
  booktitle={BMC Cancer},
  year={2009}
}
Uncertainty remains about urinary bladder cancer (UBC) risk for many occupations. Here, we investigate the association between occupation, industry and UBC. Lifetime occupational history was collected by in-person interview for 604 newly diagnosed UBC patients and 604 cancer-free controls. Each job title was assigned a two-digit industry code and a three-digit occupation code. Odds ratios (ORs) for UBC associated with ever being employed in an industry or occupation were calculated by… CONTINUE READING

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