Colorectal adenomas in a randomized folate trial: the role of baseline dietary and circulating folate levels.

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The Aspirin/Folate Polyp Prevention Study is a randomized, placebo-controlled trial of aspirin use and folic acid supplementation and incidence of colorectal adenomas in individuals with a history of these lesions. The trial showed that folic acid supplementation does not prevent the occurrence of new adenomas and may increase risk. We extend these results… (More)
DOI: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-08-0382

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@article{Figueiredo2008ColorectalAI, title={Colorectal adenomas in a randomized folate trial: the role of baseline dietary and circulating folate levels.}, author={Jane C Figueiredo and Arnold J. Levine and Maria V. Grau and Elizabeth L R Barry and Per Magne Ueland and Dennis J. Ahnen and Tim Byers and Robert S. Bresalier and Robert Summers and John Bond and Gail Elizabeth McKeown-Eyssen and Robert S. Sandler and Robert W Haile and John A. Baron}, journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology}, year={2008}, volume={17 10}, pages={2625-31} }