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Physical activity and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition.

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There is convincing evidence for a decreased risk of breast cancer with increased physical activity. Uncertainties remain, however, about the role of different types of physical activity on breast cancer risk and the potential effect modification for these associations. We used data from 218,169 premenopausal and postmenopausal women from nine European countries, ages 20 to 80 years at study entry into the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Hazard ratios (HR) from m...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Journal:
Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers and prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology
Volume:
16
Issue:
1
Pages:
36-42
Publication date:
2007-01-05
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EISSN:
1538-7755
ISSN:
1055-9965
URN:
uuid:e5a6dff3-c7af-4758-9b25-f7caf084ffba
Source identifiers:
7557
Local pid:
pubs:7557

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