Coffee consumption and mortality from ischemic heart disease and other causes: results from the Lutheran Brotherhood study, 1966-1978.

@article{Murray1981CoffeeCA,
  title={Coffee consumption and mortality from ischemic heart disease and other causes: results from the Lutheran Brotherhood study, 1966-1978.},
  author={Samuel S. Murray and Erik Bjelke and Robert W. Gibson and Leonard M. Schuman},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1981},
  volume={113 6},
  pages={661-7}
}
In this cohort study, 16,911 men who had completed a mailed dietary questionnaire were followed for 11 1/2 years with 721 deaths reported from ischemic heart disease (IHD) (excluding those reporting on the questionnaire a prior history of angina or other heart conditions). Although no association was found between coffee consumption and mortality from IHD, a negative association between coffee consumption and mortality from diseases other than IHD was found. This negative association, found… CONTINUE READING