Plasma vitamin C concentrations predict risk of incident stroke over 10 y in 20 649 participants of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer Norfolk prospective population study

Myint, Phyo K, Luben, Robert N, Welch, Ailsa A, Bingham, Sheila A, Wareham, Nicholas J and Khaw, Kay-Tee (2008) Plasma vitamin C concentrations predict risk of incident stroke over 10 y in 20 649 participants of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer Norfolk prospective population study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 87 (1). pp. 64-69. ISSN 1938-3207

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Abstract

The relation between plasma vitamin C and risk of stroke remains unclear. Although clinical trials showed no significant benefit of vitamin C supplementation in reducing stroke risk, they were not able to examine the relation between plasma vitamin C concentrations and stroke risk in a general population.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: adult,age factors,aged,antioxidants,ascorbic acid,body mass index,cohort studies,dietary supplements,female,great britain,health status indicators,health surveys,humans,incidence,longitudinal studies,male,middle aged,predictive value of tests,proportional hazards models,prospective studies,risk factors,sex factors,smoking,stroke
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Deposited: 25 Nov 2010 11:10
Last Modified: 23 Jan 2019 13:38
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/13322
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