EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN HEALTH JOURNAL, vol.26, no.7, pp.794-802, 2020 (SCI-Expanded)
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EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN HEALTH JOURNAL
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cancer, vitamin D, 25-hydroxyvitamin D, nested case-control, VITAMIN-D DEFICIENCY, INCIDENCE RATES, RISK, METAANALYSIS, CALCIUM, ASSOCIATION, MORTALITY, HEALTH, COHORT, MEN
Dokuz Eylül University Affiliated:
Background: Published studies show that vitamin D deficiency is widespread and it has been suggested that it increases the risk of lung, breast, colorectal and prostate cancers. Aims: To investigate prospectively the effect of serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D (25(OH)D) level on lung, breast, colorectal and prostate cancers in people aged 30+ years.