Journal article icon

Journal article

Calcium, diet and fracture risk: a prospective study of 1898 incident fractures among 34696 British women and men

Abstract:

Objective: The risk factors for fractures are incompletely understood. An outstanding question concerns the optimal amount of dietary calcium needed to minimise the risk of fracture. Design: We examined the associations of dietary calcium and other nutrients with self-reported fracture risk in a prospective cohort study. Nutrient intakes were estimated using a semi-quantitative food-frequency questionnaire administered at recuitment. Setting: The UK. Participants: A total of 26749 women and 7...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1017/S1368980007696402

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health
Sub department:
Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Queensland Cancer Fund, Queensland, Australia
Role:
Author
Expand authors...

Contributors

Medical Research Council More from this funder
Cancer Research UK More from this funder
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Public Health Nutrition Journal website
Volume:
10
Issue:
11
Pages:
1314-1320
Publication date:
2007-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1475-2727
ISSN:
1368-9800
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:
UUID:
uuid:15487dd6-de71-46aa-8c1a-5829e0d3da74
Local pid:
ora:4461
Deposit date:
2010-11-17

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP