An Absolute Risk Model to Identify Individuals at Elevated Risk for Pancreatic Cancer in the General Population Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adenocarcinoma
  • Diabetes Complications
  • Models, Statistical
  • Pancreatic Neoplasms

abstract

  • Although absolute risk modeling using established risk factors may help to identify a group of individuals at higher than average risk of pancreatic cancer, the immediate clinical utility of our model is limited. However, a risk model can increase awareness of the various risk factors for pancreatic cancer, including modifiable behaviors.

authors

publication date

  • September 13, 2013

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3772857

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1371/journal.pone.0072311

PubMed ID

  • 24058443

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e72311

volume

  • 8

number

  • 9