Meta-analysis of coffee consumption and risk of colorectal cancer.

  title={Meta-analysis of coffee consumption and risk of colorectal cancer.},
  author={Edward L. Giovannucci},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  volume={147 11},
Several studies have found that coffee consumption is related to a lower risk of colorectal cancer, but results have not been consistent. Thus, a meta-analysis of the published articles was conducted to examine this relation. Because of the various ways data were collected and analyzed, a "semiquantitative" approach that compared the high versus the low category of intake for each study was used. The combined results from 12 case-control studies showed an inverse association between coffee… CONTINUE READING

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