Lack of effects of dietary folate intake on risk of breast cancer: an updated meta-analysis of prospective studies.

@article{Liu2014LackOE,
  title={Lack of effects of dietary folate intake on risk of breast cancer: an updated meta-analysis of prospective studies.},
  author={Meng Liu and L Cui and Aiguo Ma and Na Li and Jin-Mei Piao},
  journal={Asian Pacific journal of cancer prevention : APJCP},
  year={2014},
  volume={15 5},
  pages={
          2323-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Epidemiological findings are controversial relating to the relationship between dietary folate intake and the risk of breast cancer. We therefore conducted a meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies to clarify this association. MATERIALS AND METHODS PUPMED, EMBASE, and MEDLINE databases were searched for all relevant literature published in English from January 1, 1966 to August 2013. Summary relative risk (RR) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) were calculated using a fixed or… CONTINUE READING

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