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Healthy lifestyle and risk of breast cancer among postmenopausal women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort study

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Breast cancer is the most common cancer among women and prevention strategies are needed to reduce incidence worldwide. A healthy lifestyle index score (HLIS) was generated to investigate the joint effect of modifiable lifestyle factors on postmenopausal breast cancer risk. The study included 242,918 postmenopausal women from the multinational European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort, with detailed information on diet and lifestyle assessed at baseline. The H...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/ijc.29315

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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
136
Issue:
11
Pages:
2640–2648
Publication date:
2015-06-05
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
URN:
uuid:6e708c12-3210-4dc7-8041-febc8b13dd9b
Source identifiers:
492632
Local pid:
pubs:492632

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