Dietary Fibre Intake and Risks of Cancers of the Colon and Rectum in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)

@inproceedings{Murphy2012DietaryFI,
  title={Dietary Fibre Intake and Risks of Cancers of the Colon and Rectum in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)},
  author={Neil Murphy and Teresa Norat and Pietro Ferrari and M. Jenab and Bas H Bueno-de-Mesquita and Guri Skeie and Christina C Dahm and Kim Overvad and Anja Olsen and Anne Tj\onneland and Francoise Clavel-Chapelon and Marie Christine Boutron-Ruault and Antoine Racine and Rudolf Kaaks and Birgit Teucher and H. B{\"o}ing and Manuela M. Bergmann and Antonia Trichopoulou and Dimitirios Trichopoulos and Pagona Lagiou and Domenico Palli and Valeria Pala and Salvatore Panico and Rosario Tumino and Paolo Vineis and Peter D. Siersema and Franzel J B van Duijnhoven and Petra H. M. Peeters and Anette Hjart{\aa}ker and Dagrun Engeset and Carlos A. Gonz{\'a}lez and M P{\'e}rez S{\'a}nchez and Miren Dorronsoro and Carmen Navarro and Eva Ardanaz and Jos{\'e} Ram{\'o}n Quir{\'o}s and Emily Sonestedt and Ulrika Ericson and Lena Nilsson and Richard Palmqvist and Kay-Tee Khaw and Nicholas J Wareham and Timothy J Key and Francesca L. Crowe and Veronika Fedirko and Petra A Wark and Shu-Chun Chuang and Elio Riboli},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND Earlier analyses within the EPIC study showed that dietary fibre intake was inversely associated with colorectal cancer risk, but results from some large cohort studies do not support this finding. We explored whether the association remained after longer follow-up with a near threefold increase in colorectal cancer cases, and if the association varied by gender and tumour location. METHODOLOGY/PRINCIPAL FINDINGS After a mean follow-up of 11.0 years, 4,517 incident cases of… CONTINUE READING
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