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Guo J, Astrup A, et al. 2017
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Article Title:
Milk and dairy consumption and risk of cardiovascular diseases and all-cause mortality: dose-response meta-analysis of prospective cohort studies.
Guo J, Astrup A, Lovegrove J, Gijsbers L, Givens D, Soedamah-Muthu S
European Journal of Epidemiology
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Study Design:
Meta-analysis or Systematic Review
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Inclusion Criteria:
Prospective cohort studies, healthy populations and original articles on the association of milk and dairy intake and all cause mortality, CHD or CVD.
Exclusion Criteria:
Non-prospective studies, non-healthy populations, does not evaluate milk and dairy intake, does not evaluate all cause mortality, CHD or CVD.
Research Purpose:
Conduct a comprehensive dose–response meta-analysis to examine linear and non-linear associations between milk and dairy products with all-cause mortality, CHD and CVD events using existing prospective cohort studies of adequate quality.
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Not applicable
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This meta-analysis was partly funded by an unrestricted grant from the Global Dairy Platform, Dairy Research Institute and Dairy Australia. The Ph.D. scholarship of JG was supported by the Barham Benevolent Trust. The funders had no role in the study design, data collection, data analysis and results interpretation, writing of the report, or the decision to submit the article for publication.