Published in Clinical Oncology Week, August 18th, 2003
According to recent research from the United States, "Epidemiological studies have suggested that regular use of aspirin and other nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may be associated with reduced risk of some types of malignancy.
"Leukemia incidence and self-reported aspirin, as well as other NSAID use, were examined in a prospective cohort of >28,000 postmenopausal women. Eighty-one incident leukemia cases occurred during the period 1993-2000," wrote C.M. Kasum and colleagues, University of Minnesota Cancer Center.
"The multivariate-adjusted relative risk of...
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