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      The current and future role of the medical oncologist in the professional care for cancer patients: A position paper by the European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) 

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      Developing the evidence base for cancer chemoprevention: Use of meta-analysis 

      Nikolopoulos, Georgios K.; Bagos, Pantelis G.; Bonovas, Stefanos (2011)
      Meta-analysis is a quantitative approach for systematically combining the results of previous studies in order to arrive at conclusions about the body of research. It answers a specific research question, includes an ...
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      SESy-Europe: A multi-language database dedicated to cancer screening monitoring 

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      Cancer is the second cause of death in developed countries. Many efforts to educate the public to more tumor free life-style and screening practice have been therefore adopted. Considering the high costs of diagnostic ...
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      Soy protein isolate prevents chemically-induced rat mammary tumors 

      Constantinou, Andreas I.; Morgan Lucas, L.; Lantvit, D.; Hawthorne, M.; Xu, X.; Chu, W. N.; Jeffery, E. H.; Christov, K.; Van Breemen, R. B.; Pezzuto, J. M. (2002)
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