6. Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Aging

  1. Keith M. Bellizzi5 and
  2. Margot A. Gosney6
  1. Ernest T. Hawk1,
  2. Sherri L. Patterson2,
  3. Lopa Mishra3 and
  4. Kush K. Patel4

Published Online: 2 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118312513.ch6

Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice

Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice

How to Cite

Hawk, E. T., Patterson, S. L., Mishra, L. and Patel, K. K. (2012) Colorectal Cancer Prevention and Aging, in Cancer and Aging Handbook: Research and Practice (eds K. M. Bellizzi and M. A. Gosney), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118312513.ch6

Editor Information

  1. 5

    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 06269, USA

  2. 6

    Clinical Health Sciences, University of Reading, Reading, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Division of Cancer Prevention and Population Sciences, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA

  2. 2

    University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA

  4. 4

    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23284, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 2 JAN 2013
  2. Published Print: 10 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470874424

Online ISBN: 9781118312513

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Keywords:

  • CRC prevention and aging;
  • colorectal carcinogensis;
  • NSAIDs/COX2 inhibitors;
  • women, hormone replacement;
  • diet control/calcium supplementation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Colorectal Carcinogensis

  • Evaluation of Potential Preventive Measures

  • Conclusions

  • References