Dietary protein and risk of ischemic heart disease in middle-aged men 1 – 3

@inproceedings{Preis2010DietaryPA,
  title={Dietary protein and risk of ischemic heart disease in middle-aged men 1 – 3},
  author={Sarah Rosner Preis and Meir Jonathan Stampfer and Donna Spiegelman and Walter C Willett and Eric B. Rimm},
  year={2010}
}
Background: Prospective studies in US women have suggested an inverse relation between dietary protein and risk of ischemic heart disease (IHD). However, no large-scale prospective studies have been conducted in US men. Objective: The objective was to examine the association between dietary protein and risk of IHD in a prospective study of US men. Design: Intakes of protein and other nutrients were assessed by using a validated food-frequency questionnaire at 4 time points during follow-up of… CONTINUE READING