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Mobile phone use and risk of brain neoplasms and other cancers: prospective study

Benson, Victoria S; Pirie, Kirstin; Schuz, Joashim; Reeves, Gillian K; Beral, Valerie; Green, Jane; Banks, Emily; Million Women Study, Collaborators

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Background Results from some retrospective studies suggest a possible increased risk of glioma and acoustic neuroma in users of mobile phones. Methods The relation between mobile phone use and incidence of intracranial central nervous system (CNS) tumours and other cancers was examined in 791 710 middle-aged women in a UK prospective cohort, the Million Women Study. Cox regression models were used to estimate adjusted relative risks (RRs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs). Women reported...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2013
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/21146
Source: International Journal of Epidemiology
DOI: 10.1093/ije/dyt072

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