Campylobacteriosis in New Zealand: results of a case-control study
A case-control study
of diet and risk of ovarian cancer.
The effect of residence in the same census tract as a dump site was not, however, detected in the case-control study
publication and multiple co-authors of the paper are employed by a commercial firm that sells a competing genetic test for CHD risk," added Dr.
Benzodiazepine use for 3 months or more is associated with a significantly increased likelihood of developing Alzheimer's disease, and longer exposure is associated with greater odds, according to results from a case-control study
published in BMJ.
For the nested case-control study
, researchers compared 1,102 women aged 20-49 years who had been diagnosed with invasive breast cancer from 1990 to 2009 with 21, 755 controls sampled from the same health care delivery system, matched for age, year, enrollment length, and medical chart availability.
Increased adenocarcinoma of the lung was observed among users of coal or anthracite as cooking fuel in a case-control study
in Taiwan (n = 1,332) (Lee CH et al.
Assessing lead time of selected ovarian cancer biomarkers: a nested case-control study
In a case-control study
conducted in Boston, 63,878 patients who were hospitalized for three days or more were assessed in order to determine whether proton pump inhibitors (PPI's) raised the risk of hospital-acquired pneumonia: The risk of complications attributed to taking PPI's is unclear, but some studies have suggested a risk of community-acquired pneumonia in patients taking these agents, which are used to treat gastroesophageal reflux (GERD).
NEW ORLEANS -- High insulin levels, insulin resistance, and central body fat were each significantly associated with an increased risk of Barrett's esophagus in a recent case-control study
We conducted an age-stratified case-control study
with 753 sCJD patients and 210 controls and a study of patients who underwent neurosurgical or ophthalmic surgical procedures at the same hospital.
Regular consumption of green tea protects women against breast cancer, concludes a recently published case-control study
This study assessed whether HIV-1 viral load affects the likelihood of live birth among HIV-positive women in a nested case-control study
of HIV positive women from a community cohort in Rakai District, Uganda.
1) In a case-control study
of 325 nulliparous women who delivered in a Colorado hospital in 1998-2001, five factors that were known within two hours of admission were independently associated with the risk of cesarean: A woman's likelihood of having a cesarean increased with her weight (odds ratio, 1.
November 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Results from a nested, case-control study
showed that patients with both high coronary risk and higher blood levels of sitosterol(1) (a plant sterol) were at an increased risk of a major coronary event compared to similar patients with lower blood levels of the plant sterol.