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causal association or causal link

[kaw-zul] a relationship in which one factor is thought to be responsible for or cause an outcome; for instance, smoking has a causal link to lung cancer.

Cancer Glossary

... Whether the team is linked formally or informally, there is usually one person
who takes the job of ... causal association or causal link Search [kaw ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancerglossary/index.aspx?letter=c

Report Links Health Insurance Status With Cancer Care

... Report Links Health Insurance Status With Cancer ... to analyzing data for causal
relationships, ACS ... Citation: "Association of Insurance with Cancer ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/news/news/report-links-health-insurance-status-with-cancer-care

Secondhand Smoke

... and breast cancer is “consistent with a causal association” in younger ... is
available from the American Lung Association at www ... Other organizations*. ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancercauses/tobaccocancer/secondhand-smoke

Factors with unclear effects on breast cancer risk

... long-term heavy smoking is linked to a ... at least in part because the link between
smoking ... cancer is “consistent with a causal association” in younger ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/moreinformation/breastcancerearlydetection/breast-cancer-early-detection-br-ca-risks-uncertain

MediaRoom - Press Releases

... in part to the fact that any association could be ... did not affect these associations
significantly, the ... we found to support a causal relationship between ...

http://pressroom.cancer.org/gaudet2013

Cancers Linked to Infectious Diseases

... The real association is therefore likely to be ... lymphoma, although the pathogenic
or causal role of the ... are a number of other cancers linked with infec ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@research/documents/document/acspc-038821.pdf

What are the risk factors for breast cancer?

... long-term heavy smoking is linked to a ... at least in part because the link between
smoking ... cancer is "consistent with a causal association" in younger ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-risk-factors

What are the risk factors for breast cancer?

... long-term heavy smoking is linked to a ... at least in part because the link between
smoking ... cancer is "consistent with a causal association" in younger ...

http://www.cancer.org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-risk-factors?sitearea=

Other Publications

... Prospective study reveals associations between colorectal cancer ... Fine mapping
association study and functional ... at 10q11 as a causal variant for ...

http://www.cancer.org/research/researchprogramsfunding/epidemiology-cancerpreventionstudies/publications/other-publications

Breast Cancer Early Detection

... is “consistent with a causal association” in younger ... than 1,500 women found
no association of bra ... Indian/Alaska Native organizations participate in ...

http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/cid/documents/webcontent/003165-pdf.pdf