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Vitamin E and vitamin C supplement use and risk of all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality in older persons : the Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the , 2

  title={Vitamin E and vitamin C supplement use and risk of all-cause and coronary heart disease mortality in older persons : the Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the , 2},
  author={Katalin G. Losonczy and Tamara B. Harris and Richard J. Havlik},
We examined vitamin E and vitamin C supplement use in relation to mortality risk and whether vitamin C enhanced the effects of vitamin E in 1 1 178 persons aged 67-105 y who participated in the Established Populations for Epidemiologic Studies of the Elderly in 1984-1993. Participants were asked to report all nonprescription drugs currently used, including vitamm supplements. Persons were defined as users of these supplements if they reported individual vitamin E and/or vitamin C use, not part… Expand

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