Renal cell carcinoma survival and body mass index: a dose–response meta-analysis reveals another potential paradox within a paradox

Abstract

Background:In healthy subjects increasing body mass index (BMI) leads to greater mortality from a range of causes. Following onset of specific diseases, however, the reverse is often found: called the ‘obesity paradox’. But we recently observed the phenomenon called the ‘paradox within the paradox’ for stroke patients.Objective:The objective of our study… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ijo.2016.171

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