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Smoking and drinking cessation and the risk of oesophageal cancer.
British Journal of Cancer
In a case-control study from Italy and Switzerland with 404 oesophageal cancer cases and 1070 hospital controls, the risk of oesophageal cancer declined with time since cessation of smoking or drinking, and was significantly reduced (odds ratio = 0.11) 10 or more years after cessation of both habits.
Adult, Aged, Alcohol Drinking, Case-Control Studies, Esophageal Neoplasms/etiology, Esophageal Neoplasms/prevention & control, Female, Health Behavior, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Multivariate Analysis, Odds Ratio, Questionnaires, Smoking Cessation, Time Factors
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