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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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10.1093/ije/dyy238

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Dept of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
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Name:
Cancer Research UK
Grant:
C570/A16491
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Name:
UK Medical Research Council
Grant:
MR/K02700X/1
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Wellcome Trust
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OurPlanetOurHealth(Livestock,Environment
People—LEAP,awardnumber205212/ Z/16/Z
205212/Z/16/Z
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Journal:
International Journal of Epidemiology More from this journal
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
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pubs:938743
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uuid:f21ecda9-5ad3-4eef-aed8-6d920d664459
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pubs:938743
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938743
Deposit date:
2018-11-07

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