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A Population-Based Feasibility Study of Occupation and Thoracic Malignancies in New Mexico.

Claire R Pestak, Tawny W Boyce, Orrin B Myers, L Olivia Hopkins', Charles L Wiggins, Bruce R Wissore, Akshay Sood, Linda S Cook,

<h4>Background</h4>Occupational exposures in mining and oil/gas extraction are known risk factors for thoracic malignancies (TMs). Given the relatively high proportion of these industries in New Mexico (NM), we conducted a feasibility study of adult lifetime occupational history among TM cases. We hypothesized a higher proportion of occupational TM in NM ... Read more >>

Southwest J Pulm Crit Care (Southwest journal of pulmonary & critical care)
[2021, 22(1):23-25]

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Combined oral contraceptive use before the first birth and epithelial ovarian cancer risk.

Linda S Cook, Claire R Pestak, Andy Cy Leung, Helen Steed, Jill Nation, Kenneth Swenerton, Richard Gallagher, Anthony Magliocco, Martin Köbel, Angela Brooks-Wilson, Nhu Le,

<h4>Background</h4>Combined oral contraceptive (COC) use reduces epithelial ovarian cancer (EOC) risk. However, little is known about risk with COC use before the first full-term pregnancy (FFTP).<h4>Methods</h4>This Canadian population-based case-control study (2001-2012) included 854 invasive cases/2139 controls aged ⩾40 years who were parous and had information on COC use. We estimated ... Read more >>

Br J Cancer (British journal of cancer)
[2017, 116(2):265-269]

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