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Associations between alcohol consumption and cardio-metabolic risk factors in young adults

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Introduction

The benefits of alcohol consumption for cardiovascular and metabolic health may have been overstated due to inappropriate comparisons with abstainers and inadequate control for confounding factors including physical activity and mental health. We examined alcohol consumption and cardio-metabolic health in a cohort of young Australian adults overcoming these limitations.

Methods

Cross-sectional data of a cohort of 2200 participants (age range 25–36 yea...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1177/2047487317724008

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Women's and Reproductive Health
Role:
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National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia More from this funder
National Heart Foundation of Australia More from this funder
Menzies Foundation More from this funder
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
European Journal of Preventive Cardiology Journal website
Volume:
24
Issue:
18
Pages:
1967-1978
Publication date:
2017-08-01
Acceptance date:
2017-07-11
DOI:
EISSN:
2047-4881
ISSN:
2047-4873
Pmid:
28762751
Source identifiers:
716468
Language:
English
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pubs:716468
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uuid:ac7dd071-7cd4-45e5-8d9f-9889f284556c
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pubs:716468
Deposit date:
2018-04-18

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