Fish intake and cardiovascular risk among middle-aged Japanese in Japan and Brazil.

@article{Mizushima1997FishIA,
  title={Fish intake and cardiovascular risk among middle-aged Japanese in Japan and Brazil.},
  author={Shunsaku Mizushima and Em{\'i}lio Hideyuki Moriguchi and Paulo Ishikawa and Peter Hekman and Yasuo Nara and G Mimura and Yukio Moriguchi and Yukio Yamori},
  journal={Journal of cardiovascular risk},
  year={1997},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={191-9}
}
BACKGROUND Studies of immigrant populations are useful for analysis of the effects of environmental factors on cardiovascular disease. We have examined the association between dietary habit of fish intake and cardiovascular risk. METHODS Population-based samples of 433 middle-aged Japanese men and women in Japan (Shimane (group JS) and Okinawa (group JO)) and 269 Japanese immigrants in Brazil (Sâo Paulo (group BS) and Campo Grande (group BC)), who had originally moved to Brazil mainly from… CONTINUE READING
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