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Foods, macronutrients and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a large UK cohort

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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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Peer reviewed

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10.1093/ije/dyy238

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Subgroup:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Grant:
Our Planet Our Health (Livestock, Environment and People—LEAP, award number 205212/ Z/16/Z)
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
International Journal of Epidemiology Journal website
Volume:
48
Issue:
2
Pages:
489–500
Publication date:
2018-11-08
Acceptance date:
2018-10-10
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EISSN:
1464-3685
ISSN:
0300-5771
Pubs id:
pubs:938743
URN:
uri:f21ecda9-5ad3-4eef-aed8-6d920d664459
UUID:
uuid:f21ecda9-5ad3-4eef-aed8-6d920d664459
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pubs:938743

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