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    • Body size indicators and risk of gallbladder cancer: Pooled analysis of individual-level data from 19 prospective cohort studies 

      Campbell, Peter T.; Newton, Christina C.; Kitahara, Cari M.; Patel, Alpa V.; Hartge, Patricia; Koshiol, Jill; McGlynn, Katherine A.; Adami, Hans Olov; de González, Amy Berrington; Freeman, Laura E. Beane; Bernstein, Leslie; Buring, Julie E.; Freedman, Neal D.; Gao, Yu-Tang; Giles, Graham G.; Gunter, Mark J.; Jenab, Mazda; Liao, Linda M.; Milne, Roger L.; Robien, Kim; Sandler, Dale P.; Schairer, Catherine; Sesso, Howard D.; Shu, Xiao-Ou; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Wolk, Alicja; Xiang, Yong-Bing; Zeleniuch-Jacquotte, Anne; Zheng, Wei; Gapstur, Susan M. (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Peer reviewed, 2017-03-17)
      Background: There are few established risk factors for gallbladder cancer beyond gallstones. Recent studies suggest a higher risk with high body mass index (BMI), an indicator of general heaviness, but evidence from other body size measures is lacking. <br> Methods: Associations of adult BMI, young adult BMI, height, adult weight gain, waist circumference (WC), waist–height ratio (WHtR), hip ...
    • Prediagnostic calcium intake and lung cancer survival: A pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies 

      Yu, Danxia; Takata, Yumie; Smith-Warner, Stephanie A.; Blot, William; Sawada, Norie; White, Emily; Freedman, Neal; Robien, Kim; Giovannucci, Edward; Zhang, Xuehong; Park, Yikyung; Gao, Yu-Tang; Chlebowski, Rowan T.; Langhammer, Arnulf; Yang, Gong; Severi, Gianluca; Manjer, Jonas; Khaw, Kay-Tee; Weiderpass, Elisabete; Liao, Linda M.; Caporaso, Neil; Krokstad, Steinar; Hveem, Kristian; Sinha, Rashmi; Ziegler, Regina; Tsugane, Shoichiro; Xiang, Yong-Bing; Johansson, Mattias; Zheng, Wei; Shu, Xiao-Ou (Journal article; Tidsskriftartikkel; Manuskript; Peer reviewed; Preprint, 2017-03-06)
      <p><i>Background</i>: Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death. Little is known about whether prediagnostic nutritional factors may affect survival. We examined the associations of prediagnostic calcium intake from foods and/or supplements with lung cancer survival.</p> <p><i>Methods</i>: The present analysis included 23,882 incident, primary lung cancer patients from 12 prospective cohort ...