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Mortality in vegetarians and comparable nonvegetarians in the United Kingdom.

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Background Vegetarians and others who do not eat meat have been observed to have lower incidence rates than meat eaters of some chronic diseases, but it is unclear whether this translates into lower mortality. Objective The purpose of this study was to describe mortality in vegetarians and comparable nonvegetarians in a large United Kingdom cohort. Design The study involved a pooled analysis of data from 2 prospective studies that included 60... Expand abstract
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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.3945/ajcn.115.119461

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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:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Population Health
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
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Name:
Cancer Research UK
Grant:
570/A16491
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Name:
Medical Research Council
Grant:
MR/M012190/1
Publisher:
American Society for Nutrition
Journal:
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Volume:
103
Issue:
1
Pages:
218-230
Publication date:
2016-01-01
Acceptance date:
2015-10-15
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EISSN:
1938-3207
ISSN:
0002-9165
Language:
English
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586266
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2016-03-10

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