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Metabolic syndrome biomarkers and prostate cancer risk in the UK Biobank

Abstract:

We investigated the association between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components and risk of prostate cancer (PCa) in a cohort of men enrolled in the UK Biobank.

Our study cohort included 220 622 PCa‐free men with baseline measurements of triglycerides (TG), HDL‐cholesterol (HDL), glycated haemoglobin (HbA1c), blood pressure (BP), and waist circumference (WC). Multivariable Cox proportional hazards regression was used to analyse associations with PCa for: individual metabolic com...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1002/ijc.33255

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Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
International Journal of Cancer More from this journal
Volume:
148
Issue:
4
Pages:
825-834
Publication date:
2020-09-11
Acceptance date:
2020-07-22
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EISSN:
1097-0215
ISSN:
0020-7136
Language:
English
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Pubs id:
1121206
Local pid:
pubs:1121206
Deposit date:
2020-07-27

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