Statin use and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis of observational studies

@article{Undela2012StatinUA,
  title={Statin use and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis of observational studies},
  author={Krishna Undela and Vallakatla Srikanth and Dipika Bansal},
  journal={Breast Cancer Research and Treatment},
  year={2012},
  volume={135},
  pages={261-269}
}
  • Krishna Undela, Vallakatla Srikanth, Dipika Bansal
  • Published 2012
  • Medicine
  • Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
  • Emerging evidence suggests that statins’ may decrease the risk of cancers. However, available evidence on breast cancer is conflicting. We, therefore, examined the association between statin use and risk of breast cancer by conducting a detailed meta-analysis of all observational studies published regarding this subject. PubMed database and bibliographies of retrieved articles were searched for epidemiological studies published up to January 2012, investigating the relationship between statin… CONTINUE READING

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