Mortality among German vegetarians: first results after five years of follow-up.

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A prospective study of vegetarians recruited from all regions of the Federal Republic of Germany, including West Berlin, was started in 1978 after a preparatory phase of two years in which the cohort was established. The mortality of the 1,904 study participants was evaluated after a follow-up of five years, comparing observed deaths with expected rates… (More)

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@article{FrentzelBeyme1988MortalityAG, title={Mortality among German vegetarians: first results after five years of follow-up.}, author={Rainer Frentzel-Beyme and Jenny Chang - Claude and Ursula Eilber}, journal={Nutrition and cancer}, year={1988}, volume={11 2}, pages={117-26} }