Prostate cancer in firefighting and policework: a systematic review and meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies

Cancer
| Environmental Health

Recently, a narrative review examined cancer risk in police work. Eight studies reported on prostate cancer risk in police work, with mixed findings . The objective of the present systematic review and meta-analysis was to evaluate the quality of the epidemiological evidence on firefighting and police employment in association with prostate cancer incidence and mortality, and to conduct a quantitative synthesis.

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