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Adiposity and risks of colorectal and small intestine cancer in Chinese adults: a prospective study of 0.5 million people

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Background Uncertainty remains about the associations of adiposity with intestinal cancer in China and by its anatomical subtype. Methods The prospective China Kadoorie Biobank recorded 3024 incident cases of colorectal (CRC) and 143 cases of small intestine (SIC) cancer during a 10-year follow-up among 509 568 participants without prior cancer at baseline. Cox regression was used to estimate adjusted hazard ratios (HRs) for specific cancers associated with ... Expand abstract
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10.1038/s41416-018-0124-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-4826-8861
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Institution:
University of Oxford
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MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
ORCID:
0000-0002-3981-3418
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
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Author
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Chinese National Natural Science Foundation More from this funder
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Springer Nature Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Cancer Journal website
Volume:
119
Pages:
248–250
Publication date:
2018-06-06
Acceptance date:
2018-04-25
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
Pmid:
29872150
Language:
English
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pubs:856312
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uuid:8fda495f-084f-46bd-a81c-6392c290c000
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pubs:856312
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2018-07-18

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