HDL-cholesterol and the incidence of lung cancer in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.

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SUMMARY This study examined prospectively the association of baseline plasma HDL-cholesterol levels with incidence of lung cancer in 14,547 members of the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) cohort. There were 259 cases of incident lung cancer identified during follow-up from 1987 through 2000. Results of this study indicated a relatively weak… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.lungcan.2008.01.015

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@article{KucharskaNewton2008HDLcholesterolAT, title={HDL-cholesterol and the incidence of lung cancer in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) study.}, author={Anna Kucharska-Newton and Wayne D. Rosamond and Jane C. Schroeder and Ann Marie McNeill and Josef Coresh and Aaron R. Folsom}, journal={Lung cancer}, year={2008}, volume={61 3}, pages={292-300} }