Smoking, alcohol consumption, and the risk of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a meta-analysis.

@article{Ye2013SmokingAC,
  title={Smoking, alcohol consumption, and the risk of extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Xiao-Hua Ye and Jia-Ping Huai and Jin Ding and Yan-ping Chen and Xue-cheng Sun},
  journal={World journal of gastroenterology},
  year={2013},
  volume={19 46},
  pages={8780-8}
}
AIM To assess the association between smoking and alcohol consumption and extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma (ECC) through a meta-analysis of clinical observational studies. METHODS A literature search was conducted using Embase and MEDLINE databases from inception to 31 May 2013 without language limitations, and by manually searching the references of retrieved articles. Case-control and cohort studies that investigated the association between smoking or alcohol consumption and ECC were… CONTINUE READING