- Establishing a large prospective clinical cohort in people with head and neck cancer as a biomedical resource: head and neck 5000Andrew Robert Ness
National Institute for Health Research NIHR Biomedical Research Unit in Nutrition, Diet and Lifestyle at the University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Bristol and School of Oral and Dental Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK
BMC Cancer 14:973. 2014..They could include evolving aetiology, modifications in care, improvements in treatment or changes in lifestyle behaviour. Observational studies are required to explore survival trends and identify outcome predictors...
- Betel quid not containing tobacco and oral cancer: a report on a case-control study in Papua New Guinea and a meta-analysis of current evidenceSteven J Thomas
Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, Lower Maudlin Street, Bristol, UK
Int J Cancer 120:1318-23. 2007..14 (95% CI 1.06, 4.32) in betel quid chewers and in studies that adjusted for smoking the combined OR was 3.50 (95% CI 2.16, 5.65) in betel quid chewers. Preventive efforts should discourage betel quid chewing as well as smoking...
- Is there an epidemic of admissions for surgical treatment of dental abscesses in the UK?Steven J Thomas
Division of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, UK
BMJ 336:1219-20. 2008
- Betel quid not containing tobacco and oral leukoplakia: a report on a cross-sectional study in Papua New Guinea and a meta-analysis of current evidenceSteven J Thomas
Division of Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Int J Cancer 123:1871-6. 2008..9 (95% CI 4.3, 14.6) in betel quid chewers. The results of this study and systematic review of similar studies provide evidence of the role of betel quid not containing tobacco and leukoplakia...