Older veterans associated with reduced risk of cancer: Retrospective nationwide matched cohort study in Taiwan

Older veterans associated with reduced risk of cancer: Retrospective nationwide matched cohort study in Taiwan
Front Med (Lausanne). 2023 Jan 4;9:931565. doi: 10.3389/fmed.2022.931565. eCollection 2022.ABSTRACTIMPORTANCE: It remains unknown whether Taiwanese veterans have a lower risk of subsequent cancer compared with non-veterans.OBJECTIVE: To examine whether veterans are associated with reduced cancer risk.METHODS: From January 2004 to December 2017, this study included 957 veterans and 957 civilians who were propensity score (PS) matched by years of birth, ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2023-01-23By Li-Fei Pan