Diet and vitamin or mineral supplementation and risk of rectal cancer in Canada.

@article{Hu2007DietAV,
  title={Diet and vitamin or mineral supplementation and risk of rectal cancer in Canada.},
  author={Jinfu Hu and Les Mery and Marie Desmeules and Monica Macleod},
  journal={Acta oncologica},
  year={2007},
  volume={46 3},
  pages={342-54}
}
The study examines the relation of diet and vitamin or mineral supplementation with risk of rectal cancer. Mailed questionnaires were completed by 1 380 newly diagnosed patients with histologically confirmed rectal cancer and 3 097 population controls between 1994 and 1997 in seven Canadian provinces. Measurement included information on socio-economic status, lifestyle, diet and vitamin or mineral supplementation. We derived odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals through unconditional… CONTINUE READING

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