Faktor-faktor risiko karsinoma esofagus di hospital Kuala Lumpur

Bangrose S., and Kasuadi H., and Lee G.K., and Marlizan M.Y., and Md. Nazeri N., and Md. Sharifudin S., and Norliza M., and Ronald A.D., and W.M. Azan., (1994) Faktor-faktor risiko karsinoma esofagus di hospital Kuala Lumpur. Jurnal Kesihatan Masyarakat, 1 (2). pp. 21-29. ISSN 1675-1663


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A case control study was done to determine the distribution of esophagus carcinoma according to age, sex, ethnic group and to determine the risk factor of esophagus carcinoma following alcohol intake, smoking and corosive ingestion. Thirty -two cases and control were selected from surgical wards at Kuala Lumpur Hospital (HKL) from January to September 1993. Patients data were collected from HKL and UKM surgical wards, and was matched with sex, age and ethnic group. Majority of esophagus carcinoma patient was Chinese (43.75%), India (28.13%) and Malay (28.13%). Fifty percent of cases were male. There are significant relationship between esaphagus carcinoma and alcohol intake (p<0.05) and corrosive ingestion. Alcohol intake is the major risk factor with the ods ratio of 3.8 [95% confidence limits (1.10, 13.86). Smocking is also an important risk factor with the ods ratio 3.57% (95% CL: 1.07, 12.32].

Item Type:Article
Keywords:esophagus carcinoma; smoking alkohol; corrosive ingestion
Journal:Jurnal Kesihatan Masyarakat
ID Code:4324
Deposited By: Salasiah M Said
Deposited On:13 Apr 2012 07:54
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