Smoking and colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis.

  title={Smoking and colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis.},
  author={Edoardo Botteri and Simona Iodice and Vincenzo Bagnardi and Sara Raimondi and Albert B. Lowenfels and Patrick Maisonneuve},
  volume={300 23},
CONTEXT Colorectal cancer is the third most common form of cancer and the fourth most frequent cause of cancer deaths worldwide. The association between cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer has been inconsistent among studies. OBJECTIVE To clarify the association of cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer, we performed a comprehensive literature search and a meta-analysis of observational studies considering both incidence and mortality. DATA SOURCES We performed a literature search… CONTINUE READING
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