Use of Hypnotics and Risk of Cancer: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies

@inproceedings{Kim2018UseOH,
  title={Use of Hypnotics and Risk of Cancer: A Meta-Analysis of Observational Studies},
  author={Do-hyoung Kim and Hong-Bae Kim and Young-Hyo Kim and Ja-Young Kim},
  booktitle={Korean journal of family medicine},
  year={2018}
}
Background Previous observational epidemiological studies have shown inconsistent results on the relationship between hypnotics use and risk of cancer. To determine the association between hypnotics use and risk of cancer, we conducted a meta-analysis of available literature. METHODS We searched databases PubMed, EMBASE, and the bibliographies of relevant articles to locate additional publications in February 2016. Three evaluators independently reviewed and selected eligible studies based on… CONTINUE READING

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