Background Uncertainty remains about the associations of adiposity with intestinal cancer in China and by its anatomical subtype. Methods The prospective China Kadoorie Biobank recorded 3024 incident cases of colorectal (CRC) and 143 cases of small intestine (SIC) cancer during a 10-year follow-up among 509 568 participants without prior cancer at baseline. Cox regression was used to estimate adjusted hazard ratios (HRs) for specific cancers associated with ... Expand abstract
- Publication status:
- Peer review status:
- Peer reviewed
- Publisher's version
- Springer Nature Publisher's website
- British Journal of Cancer Journal website
- Publication date:
- Acceptance date:
- Pubs id:
- Local pid:
- Copyright holder:
- Pang et al.
- Copyright date:
- Copyright © 2018 The Authors. This article is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License, which permits use, sharing, adaptation, distribution and reproduction in any medium or format, as long as you give appropriate credit to the original author(s) and the source, provide a link to the Creative Commons license, and indicate if changes were made.
Adiposity and risks of colorectal and small intestine cancer in Chinese adults: a prospective study of 0.5 million people
Kadoorie Charitable Foundation More from this funder
Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology More from this funder
Chinese National Natural Science Foundation More from this funder
Medical Research Council More from this funderExpand funders...
If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record