Body mass index and physical activity as risk factors for pancreatic cancer: the Multiethnic Cohort Study

@article{Noethlings2006BodyMI,
  title={Body mass index and physical activity as risk factors for pancreatic cancer: the Multiethnic Cohort Study},
  author={Ute Noethlings and Lynne Ross Wilkens and Suzanne P. Murphy and Jean H. Hankin and Brian E. Henderson and Laurence N. Kolonel},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2006},
  volume={18},
  pages={165-175}
}
To examine body mass index (BMI) and physical activity as risk factors for pancreatic cancer. Eight-year prospective data from 77,255 men and 90,175 women including 237 and 235 pancreatic cancer cases, respectively, in the Hawaii-Los Angeles Multiethnic Cohort Study were analyzed. Participants completed a questionnaire that included questions on body weight, height, and physical activity. Cox proportional hazards models were calculated to estimate relative risks (RR) of pancreatic cancer by… CONTINUE READING
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