Smoking, alcohol use, obesity, and overall survival from non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a population-based study.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Cancer, Volume 116, Issue 12, p.2993-3000 (2010)

Keywords:

2010, Adult, Aged, Alcohol Drinking, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Female, Humans, Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin, Male, Middle Aged, Obesity, Population Surveillance, Public Health Sciences Division, Risk Factors, Smoking

Abstract:

Smoking, alcohol use, and obesity appear to increase the risk of developing non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL), but to the authors' knowledge, few studies to date have assessed their impact on NHL prognosis.