A prospective study of adiposity and all-cause mortality: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study.

@article{Lahmann2002APS,
  title={A prospective study of adiposity and all-cause mortality: the Malm{\"o} Diet and Cancer Study.},
  author={Petra H. Lahmann and Lauren Lissner and Bo Gullberg and G{\"o}ran GB Berglund},
  journal={Obesity research},
  year={2002},
  volume={10 5},
  pages={361-9}
}
OBJECTIVE This study aims to examine the association between various measures of adiposity and all-cause mortality in Swedish middle-aged and older men and women and, additionally, to describe the influences of age and sex on these associations. RESEARCH METHODS AND PROCEDURES A prospective analysis was performed in a cohort of 10,902 men and 16,814 women ages 45 to 73 years who participated in the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study in Sweden. Baseline examinations took place between 1991 and 1996… CONTINUE READING