The association of alcohol, tea, and other modifiable lifestyle factors with myocardial infarction and stroke in Chinese men.

@article{Wen2008TheAO,
  title={The association of alcohol, tea, and other modifiable lifestyle factors with myocardial infarction and stroke in Chinese men.},
  author={Wanqing Wen and Y. P. Xiang and Wei Zheng and Wang Hong Xu and Gong Yang and Honglan Li and Xiao-Ou Shu},
  journal={CVD prevention and control},
  year={2008},
  volume={3 3},
  pages={133-140}
}
BACKGROUND: Studies of the lifestyle predictors of cardiovascular diseases (CVD) have been predominantly conducted in Caucasian populations. There are few data from other populations, such as Chinese men, who have different lifestyles and a different spectrum of CVD as compared with Caucasian populations. METHODS: Based on the baseline data of the Shanghai Men's Health Study during March 2002-June 2006, a matched case-control analysis including 518 myocardial infarction, 333 hemorrhagic stroke… CONTINUE READING