Dietary fiber intake and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.

@article{Dong2011DietaryFI,
  title={Dietary fiber intake and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.},
  author={J Dong and K. N. He and Peiyu Wang and Li-Qiang Qin},
  journal={The American journal of clinical nutrition},
  year={2011},
  volume={94 3},
  pages={900-5}
}
BACKGROUND Observational and preclinical studies suggest that dietary fiber intake may reduce the risk of breast cancer, but the results are inconclusive. OBJECTIVE We aimed to examine the association between dietary fiber intake and risk of breast cancer by conducting a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies. DESIGN Relevant studies were identified by a PubMed database search through January 2011. Reference lists from retrieved articles were also reviewed. We included prospective… CONTINUE READING
29 Citations
39 References
Similar Papers

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 29 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 39 references

Cancer statistics , 2010

  • J Xu
  • CA Cancer J Clin
  • 2010

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…