Journal article icon

Journal article

Fruit and vegetable intake and overall cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC).

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: It is widely believed that cancer can be prevented by high intake of fruits and vegetables. However, inconsistent results from many studies have not been able to conclusively establish an inverse association between fruit and vegetable intake and overall cancer risk. METHODS: We conducted a prospective analysis of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort to assess relationships between intake of total fruits, total vegetables, and total fruits...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1093/jnci/djq072

Authors


Expand authors...
Journal:
Journal of the National Cancer Institute
Volume:
102
Issue:
8
Pages:
529-537
Publication date:
2010-04-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1460-2105
ISSN:
0027-8874
URN:
uuid:887848f5-900f-4471-b2d3-679081a434bb
Source identifiers:
66883
Local pid:
pubs:66883

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP