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Mediterranean dietary pattern and cancer risk in the EPIC cohort.

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BACKGROUND: Although several studies have investigated the association of the Mediterranean diet with overall mortality or risk of specific cancers, data on overall cancer risk are sparse. METHODS: We examined the association between adherence to Mediterranean dietary pattern and overall cancer risk using data from the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and nutrition, a multi-centre prospective cohort study including 142,605 men and 335,873. Adherence to Mediterranean diet was exa...

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10.1038/bjc.2011.106

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Journal:
British journal of cancer More from this journal
Volume:
104
Issue:
9
Pages:
1493-1499
Publication date:
2011-04-01
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Language:
English
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pubs:135237
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uuid:06eb4416-4747-4a59-9b7f-82903386b39b
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135237
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2012-12-19

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