Strong epidemiological evidence that alcohol causes cancer, but how might the public interpret this information?

Carol Emslie, Sara MacDonald

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    Abstract

    Strong epidemiological evidence concerning the causal role of alcohol consumption in cancer may not fit easily with complex lay understandings of the causes of ill health.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)233–235
    Number of pages3
    JournalAddiction
    Volume11
    Issue number2
    Early online date9 Dec 2016
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Feb 2017

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    Keywords

    • alcohol
    • cancer

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    Strong epidemiological evidence that alcohol causes cancer, but how might the public interpret this information? / Emslie, Carol; MacDonald, Sara .

    In: Addiction, Vol. 11, No. 2, 02.2017, p. 233–235.

    Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

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