Funding sources This work was supported by the Italian Association of Cancer Research, project nos 10068 and 10258. M.R. was supported by a fellowship of the Fondazione Umberto Veronesi. R.B. was partially supported by the Italian Ministry of University and Research, project number PRIN-2009, X8YCBN.
Alcohol drinking and cutaneous melanoma risk: a systematic review and dose–risk meta-analysis†
Article first published online: 19 MAY 2014
© 2014 British Association of Dermatologists
British Journal of Dermatology
Volume 170, Issue 5, pages 1021–1028, May 2014
How to Cite
Rota, M., Pasquali, E., Bellocco, R., Bagnardi, V., Scotti, L., Islami, F., Negri, E., Boffetta, P., Pelucchi, C., Corrao, G. and La Vecchia, C. (2014), Alcohol drinking and cutaneous melanoma risk: a systematic review and dose–risk meta-analysis. British Journal of Dermatology, 170: 1021–1028. doi: 10.1111/bjd.12856
Conflicts of interest None declared.
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- Issue published online: 19 MAY 2014
- Article first published online: 19 MAY 2014
- Accepted manuscript online: 3 FEB 2014 08:40PM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 19 JAN 2014
- Italian Association of Cancer Research
- Fondazione Umberto Veronesi
- Italian Ministry of University and Research. Grant Number: PRIN-2009
|bjd12856-sup-0001-Figure-S1.docx||Word document||2997K||Fig S1. Relative risk (RR) function and corresponding 95% confidence bands describing the best-fitting dose–risk relationship between alcohol drinking and cutaneous malignant melanoma.|
|bjd12856-sup-0002-Figure-S2.docx||Word document||2997K||Fig S2. Contour-enhanced funnel plot to assess visually the presence of publication bias for studies investigating the relationship between alcohol drinking and cutaneous malignant melanoma risk. RR, relative risk.|
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