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Risks of ischaemic heart disease and stroke in meat eaters, fish eaters, and vegetarians over 18 years of follow-up: results from the prospective EPIC-Oxford study

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Objective To examine the associations of vegetarianism with risks of ischaemic heart disease and stroke.

Design Prospective cohort study.

Setting The EPIC-Oxford study, a cohort in the United Kingdom with a large proportion of non-meat eaters, recruited across the country between 1993 and 2001.

Participants 48 188 participants with no history of ischaemic heart disease, stroke, or angina (or cardiovasc...

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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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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-0284-8959
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
205212/Z/16/Z
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Name:
Medical Research Council
Grant:
MR/M012190/1
Publisher:
BMJ Publishing Group
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Volume:
366
Article number:
l4897
Publication date:
2019-09-04
Acceptance date:
2019-07-10
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
Pubs id:
pubs:1031375
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uuid:fe7592b6-c85c-4dbe-af3b-70a4ae17da01
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1031375
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2019-07-12

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