Foods, macronutrients and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a large UK cohort
Background The role of diet in breast cancer aetiology is unclear; recent studies have suggested associations may differ by estrogen receptor status. Methods Baseline diet was assessed in 2000–04 using a validated questionnaire in 691 571 postmenopausal UK women without previous cancer, who had not changed their diet recently. They were followed by record linkage to national cancer and death databases. Cox regression yielded adjusted relative risks for breas... Expand abstract
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