Body mass index and weight change in men with prostate cancer: progression and mortality

@article{Bonn2014BodyMI,
  title={Body mass index and weight change in men with prostate cancer: progression and mortality},
  author={Stephanie Erika Bonn and Fredrik Wiklund and Arvid Sj{\"o}lander and Robert Szulkin and P{\"a}r Stattin and Erik Holmberg and Henrik Gr{\"o}nberg and Katarina B{\"a}lter},
  journal={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2014},
  volume={25},
  pages={933-943}
}
Body mass index (BMI) is a modifiable lifestyle factor that has been associated with an increased risk of fatal prostate cancer and biochemical recurrence. The main purpose of the present study was to investigate the association between the exposure BMI at the time of a prostate cancer diagnosis and weight change after diagnosis, and the outcomes of prostate cancer progression and mortality in a large cohort study. Data from 4,376 men diagnosed with clinically localized prostate cancer between… CONTINUE READING
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