Sieh, Weiva2; Salvador, Shannon2; McGuire, Valerie2; Weber, Rachel Palmieri2; Terry, Kathryn L2; Rossing, Mary Anne2; Risch, Harvey2; Wu, Anna H2; Webb, Penelope M2; Moysich, Kirsten2; Doherty, Jennifer A2; Felberg, Anna2; Miller, Dianne2; Jordan, Susan J2; Goodman, Marc T2; Lurie, Galina2; Chang-Claude, Jenny2; Rudolph, Anja2; Kjær, Susanne Krüger5; Jensen, Allan6; Høgdall, Estrid5; Bandera, Elisa V2; Olson, Sara H2; King, Melony G2; Rodriguez-Rodriguez, Lorna2; Kiemeney, Lambertus A2; Marees, Tamara2; Massuger, Leon F2; van Altena, Anne M2; Ness, Roberta B2; Cramer, Daniel W2; Pike, Malcolm C2; Pearce, Celeste Leigh2; Berchuck, Andrew2; Schildkraut, Joellen M2; Whittemore, Alice S2; Cancer), Australian Cancer Study (Ovarian2
1 Section of Gynaecology, Obstetrics and Paediatrics, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Københavns Universitet2 unknown3 Department of Clinical Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Københavns Universitet4 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Københavns Universitet5 Department of Clinical Medicine, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Københavns Universitet6 Department of Public Health, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Københavns Universitet
a pooled analysis of case-control studies
Tubal ligation is a protective factor for ovarian cancer, but it is unknown whether this protection extends to all invasive histological subtypes or borderline tumors. We undertook an international collaborative study to examine the association between tubal ligation and ovarian cancer subtypes.
International Journal of Epidemiology, 2013, Vol 42, Issue 2, p. 579-89
Journal Article; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.; Adolescent; Adult; Aged; Aged, 80 and over; Case-Control Studies; Female; Humans; Logistic Models; Middle Aged; Odds Ratio; Ovarian Neoplasms; Registries; Risk Factors; Sterilization, Tubal; Young Adult