Minerals and vitamins and the risk of bladder cancer: results from the New Hampshire Study

@inproceedings{Brinkman2009MineralsAV,
  title={Minerals and vitamins and the risk of bladder cancer: results from the New Hampshire Study},
  author={Maree T. Brinkman and Margaret R. Karagas and Michael Scott Zens and Alan R. Schned and Raoul C Reulen and Maurice P. A. Zeegers},
  booktitle={Cancer Causes & Control},
  year={2009}
}
Although the effect of fruit and vegetables on the risk of bladder cancer has been widely studied, little is known about their micronutrient components. Our aim was to investigate associations between minerals and vitamins and bladder cancer. A case–control study was conducted in New Hampshire, USA. Dietary data were collected from 322 cases and 239 controls using a 121-item food frequency questionnaire. Odds ratios (ORs) and 95% confidence intervals (CIs) were calculated using logistic… CONTINUE READING