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Change in alcohol and tobacco consumption after a diagnosis of head and neck cancer: Findings from head and neck 5000.

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Summary of "Change in alcohol and tobacco consumption after a diagnosis of head and neck cancer: Findings from head and neck 5000."

Tobacco and alcohol consumption are risk factors for developing head and neck cancer, and continuation postdiagnosis can adversely affect prognosis. We explored changes to these behaviors after a head and neck cancer diagnosis.

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Name: Head & neck
ISSN: 1097-0347
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