No association between green tea and prostate cancer risk in Japanese men: The Ohsaki Cohort Study

N. Kikuchi, K. Ohmori, T. Shimazu, N. Nakaya, S. Kuriyama, Y. Nishino, Y. Tsubono, I. Tsuji

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Abstract

In a prospective study of 19 561 Japanese men, green-tea intake was not associated with a lower risk of prostate cancer (110 cases), the multivariate hazard ratio for men drinking ≥5 cups compared with <1 cup per day being 0.85 (95% confidence interval 0.50-1.43, trend P=0.81).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)371-373
Number of pages3
JournalBritish Journal of Cancer
Volume95
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2006 Aug 7

Keywords

  • Green tea
  • Prospective cohort study
  • Prostate cancer

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Oncology
  • Cancer Research

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