Research Team that works on the Science Health Research Summaries and other research projects.

Smoking and aggressive prostate cancer: a review of the epidemiologic evidence.

​Cigarette smoking can trigger the onset and progression of fatal prostate cancer.

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Renal cancer and cigarette smoking in a 26-year followup of U.S. veterans.

​Cigarette smokers may have a high propensity to develop and die from renal cancer.

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  • 1990
  • McLaughlin JK, Hrubec Z, Heineman EF, Blot WJ, Fraumeni JF Jr.
  • Division of Cancer Etiology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892
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  • No. Source of funding disclosure not found
  • No. Potential conflicts disclosure not found
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Tobacco use and prostate cancer: 26-year follow-up of US veterans.

​Cigarette smoking may increase a man's chances of having prostate cancer.

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Antidepressant medication as a risk factor for type 2 diabetes and impaired glucose regulation: systematic review.

​Users of antidepressants may a high tendency of developing type 2 diabetes.

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Smoking and adrenal cancer mortality among United States veterans.

​Cigarette smoking may up an individual's risk of dying from adrenal cancer.

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A meta-analysis of risk of pregnancy loss and caffeine and coffee consumption during pregnancy.

​Miscarriage is more likely to occur in women who consume coffee and caffeine products during pregnancy.

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  • 2015
  • Li J, Zhao H, Song JM, Zhang J, Tang YL, Xin CM.
  • Center for Health Management, School of Health Services Management, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China. Department of Nutrition, Jiangsu Province Traditional Chinese Medicine Hospital, Nanjing, China. Department of Social Medicine and Health Services Management, School of Public Health, Kunming Medical University, Kunming, China. Second Affiliated Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China. Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, The Affiliated Provincial Hospital of Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China. Center for Health Management, School of Health Services Management, Anhui Medical University, Hefei, China. Electronic address: xinchangmao@ahmu.edu.cn.
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  • No. Source of funding disclosure not found
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Smoking and biliary tract cancers in a cohort of US veterans.

​Cigarette smokers may be highly predisposed to develop cancers of the biliary tract.

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Tobacco use and nasopharyngeal carcinoma in a cohort of US veterans.

​Cigarette smoking may put an individual at high risk of developing nasopharyngeal cancer.

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Cereal, fruit, and vegetable fiber intake and the risk of cardiovascular disease in elderly individuals.

​Increase in the frequency of consumption of dietary fiber, especially cereal fiber, may help to reduce the incidence of cardiovascular disease in the elderly population.

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Whole grains and risk of pancreatic cancer in a large population-based case-control study in the San Francisco Bay Area, California.

​Regular intake of whole grains may contribute positively to the prevention of pancreatic cancer.

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