I don't have time to look into this carefully right now, but I'll try to check out the following article when I have some time.
|Authors Full Name||Chang, Shih-Chen. Lacey, James V Jr. Brinton, Louise A. Hartge, Patricia. Adams, Kenneth. Mouw, Traci. Carroll, Leslie. Hollenbeck, Albert. Schatzkin, Arthur. Leitzmann, Michael F.|
|Title||Lifetime weight history and endometrial cancer risk by type of menopausal hormone use in the NIH-AARP diet and health study.|
|Source||Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention. 16(4):723-30, 2007 Apr.|
|Abstract||Obesity and menopausal estrogen therapy are established risk factors for endometrial cancer. However, the joint effects of obesity and menopausal hormone therapy on endometrial cancer risk are incompletely understood. We addressed this issue in a cohort of 103,882 women ages 50 to 71 years at baseline in 1995 to 1996. During a median of 4.6 years, which contributed to a total of 455,304 person-years of follow-up through 2000, 677 cases of endometrial cancer were ascertained. (...)|
|Date of Publication||2007 Apr|