Case-Control Study of Dietary Pattern and Other Risk Factors for Gastric Cancer

Ali Nemati, Reza Mahdavi & Abbas Naghizadeh Baghi
Background: The rates of gastric cancer reported from Ardabil Province of Iran, are among the highest in the world. The aim of this study was to investigate the risk factors for gastric cancer in Ardabil Province. Methods: This case-control study was conducted on 128 adults with mean age of 56.5 ± 12.8 yr old in Ardebil City, Iran in 2010 � 2011. Forty-two people with gastric cancer and 86 healthy people were recruited. Participants were...