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Type 2 diabetes and risk of incident cancers in China: A prospective study among 0.5 million Chinese adults

Abstract:

Using data from the China Kadoorie Biobank study, we conducted a prospective investigation on the association between type 2 diabetes mellitus (T2DM) and cancer risk in Chinese adults. A total of 508,892 participants (mean [standard deviation] age: 51.5 [10.7] years) without prior cancer diagnosis at baseline (2004-2008) were included. We documented 17,463 incident cancer cases during follow-up until December 31, 2013. Participants with T2DM had an increased risk of total and certain site-spe...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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10.1093/aje/kwx376

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National Natural Science Foundation of China More from this funder
Kadoorie Charitable Foundation More from this funder
Chinese Ministry of Science and Technology More from this funder
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
American Journal of Epidemiology Journal website
Publication date:
2018-01-03
Acceptance date:
2017-12-14
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EISSN:
1476-6256
ISSN:
0002-9262
Pubs id:
pubs:815390
URN:
uri:d7227100-0059-48c7-8a06-4f9f6f51f2e7
UUID:
uuid:d7227100-0059-48c7-8a06-4f9f6f51f2e7
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pubs:815390

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