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The relationship between alcohol and the development of prostate cancer is uncertain. Research study results have been mixed and most past reviewers have concluded no association. This study includes a comprehensive literature review and meta-analysis of the published literature on alcohol and prostate cancer with particular emphasis on outcomes as they relate to study design and methodology. The literature review and meta-analyses have been completed and study is currently being written-up as an invited paper for the journal of Molecular Nutrition and Food Research (MNF). The study is funded by the AGDHA.
Professor Tanya Chikritzhs
Tel: 61 (0)8 9266 1609
Fillmore, K., Chikritzhs, T., N., Stockwell, T., R., Bostrom, A. and Pascal, R. (2009). Alcohol Use and Prostate Cancer: A Meta-Analysis. Molecular Nutrition and Food Research, 53, pp. 240-255. [RJ613] Download PDF