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Anthropometry, physical activity, and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition.

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Tobacco smoking is the only established risk factor for pancreatic cancer. Results from several epidemiologic studies have suggested that increased body mass index and/or lack of physical activity may be associated with an increased risk of this disease. We examined the relationship between anthropometry and physical activity recorded at baseline and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (n = 438,405 males and females age 19-84 years...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Primary Care Health Sciences
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Journal:
Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers and prevention : a publication of the American Association for Cancer Research, cosponsored by the American Society of Preventive Oncology
Volume:
15
Issue:
5
Pages:
879-885
Publication date:
2006-05-01
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EISSN:
1538-7755
ISSN:
1055-9965
Source identifiers:
5051
Language:
English
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uuid:5286dcbd-2f0a-494b-8e8c-e1ecfa8a0cda
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pubs:5051
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2012-12-19

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