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Diet and risk of diverticular disease in Oxford cohort of European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC): prospective study of British vegetarians and non-vegetarians.

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OBJECTIVE: To examine the associations of a vegetarian diet and dietary fibre intake with risk of diverticular disease. DESIGN: Prospective cohort study. SETTING: The EPIC-Oxford study, a cohort of mainly health conscious participants recruited from around the United Kingdom. PARTICIPANTS: 47,033 men and women living in England or Scotland of whom 15,459 (33%) reported consuming a vegetarian diet. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES: Diet group was assessed at baseline; intake of dietary fibre was estimate...

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10.1136/bmj.d4131

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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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University of Oxford
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Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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BMJ Group Publisher's website
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BMJ (Clinical research ed.) Journal website
Volume:
343
Issue:
7817
Pages:
d4131
Publication date:
2011-01-01
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1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
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uuid:3a78d958-fd04-4572-b4f3-3040fc56905a
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166478
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pubs:166478

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