TITLE

Aspirin reduces risk of colorectal cancer incidence, mortality

PUB. DATE
December 2010
SOURCE
Formulary;Dec2010, Vol. 45 Issue 11, p341
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research showing that aspirin reduces the risk of colorectal cancer incidence and mortality. The research team conducted an independent patient data meta-analysis, following 14,000 patients for approximately 20 years of follow-up as part of five pooled randomized trials. Statistics related to the trial results are presented.
ACCESSION #
56607300

 

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