Aspirin use and reduced risk of fatal colon cancer

05 Dec 1991Michael J. Thun MD, Mohan M. Namboodiri BS, Clark Heath Jr MD

Regular aspirin use at low doses may reduce the risk of fatal colon cancer

Cohort Study
1 effect
6 years
662424 subjects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Aspirin Manufactured risk & protective factor
Aspirin
Manufactured

Colorectal Cancer Digestive outcome
Decreased risk of Colorectal Cancer
Digestive system

High evidence
-50.0%