2010 - Use of bisphosphonates was not associated with increased risk for esophageal or gastric cancer

Lim, Lionel S.
December 2010
ACP Journal Club;12/21/2010, Vol. 153 Issue 6, p11
Academic Journal
The article reports on a study examining whether exposure to oral bisphosphonates is associated with increased risk for esophageal cancer. The study revealed that oral bisphosphonates are highly effective for treating osteoporosis and preventing fractures and their use was not associated with increased risk for esophageal or gastric cancer.


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