Dietary intake of calcium, fiber and other micronutrients in relation to colorectal cancer risk: Results from the Shanghai Women's Health Study.

@article{Shin2006DietaryIO,
  title={Dietary intake of calcium, fiber and other micronutrients in relation to colorectal cancer risk: Results from the Shanghai Women's Health Study.},
  author={Aesun Shin and Honglan Li and Xiao-ou Shu and Gong Yang and Yu-tang Gao and Wei Zheng},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  year={2006},
  volume={119 12},
  pages={2938-42}
}
We evaluated the associations of dietary intake of calcium, fiber and vitamins with colorectal cancer risk in a population-based prospective cohort study conducted among Chinese women in Shanghai. Subjects were recruited in urban Shanghai from March 1997 to May 2000. All subjects were interviewed in-person to obtain information on demographic and lifestyle factors and anthropometric measurement was conducted. Usual dietary intake, using a validated food frequency questionnaire was assessed at… CONTINUE READING

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