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Dietary fiber and distal colorectal adenoma in men.

@article{Platz1997DietaryFA,
  title={Dietary fiber and distal colorectal adenoma in men.},
  author={E. Platz and E. Giovannucci and E. Rimm and H. Rockett and M. Stampfer and G. Colditz and W. Willett},
  journal={Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology},
  year={1997},
  volume={6 9},
  pages={
          661-70
        }
}
  • E. Platz, E. Giovannucci, +4 authors W. Willett
  • Published 1997
  • Medicine
  • Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology
  • We evaluated the relation of specific sources and components of fiber with diagnosis of distal colon (n = 531) or rectal (n = 159) adenomatous polyps or hyperplastic (n = 327) polyps in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study. We studied 16,448 men free of cancer or polyps in 1986, who underwent endoscopy in 1986-1994, and who provided diet and medical history. Relative risks (RRs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) adjusted using multiple logistic regression were calculated. We observed a… CONTINUE READING
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