Folate intake and the risk of prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

@article{Tio2014FolateIA,
  title={Folate intake and the risk of prostate cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={M. Tio and J. Andrici and M. Cox and G. Eslick},
  journal={Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Disease},
  year={2014},
  volume={17},
  pages={213-219}
}
  • M. Tio, J. Andrici, +1 author G. Eslick
  • Published 2014
  • Medicine
  • Prostate Cancer and Prostatic Disease
  • There is conflicting evidence regarding the role of folate on the risk of developing prostate cancer. We performed a systematic review and quantitative meta-analysis of folate blood levels and folate intake, and the risk of prostate cancer. Four electronic databases (Medline, PubMed, Embase and Current Contents Connect) were searched to 11 October 2013, with no language restrictions for observational studies that measured folate intake or blood levels and the risk of prostate cancer. Pooled… CONTINUE READING

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