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Nutritional Epidemiology of Breast Cancer

  • Alvaro Luis Ronco
  • Eduardo De Stéfani

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
    Pages 1-6
  3. Current Knowledge

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 7-7
    2. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 9-20
    3. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 21-33
    4. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 35-51
    5. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 53-68
    6. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 69-80
    7. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 81-90
    8. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 91-98
    9. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 99-108
  4. The Research in Uruguay

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 111-116
    3. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 117-133
    4. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 135-146
    5. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 147-160
  5. Future Perspectives

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 179-179
    2. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 181-191
    3. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 193-201
    4. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 203-212
    5. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 213-218
    6. Alvaro Luis Ronco, Eduardo De Stéfani
      Pages 219-230
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 231-233

About this book

Introduction

The book is the first one published exclusively on the field of nutritional epidemiology of breast cancer.  It summarizes the currently existing knowledge, with an updated and comprehensive international bibliography (~ 1.000 references).  The authors also performed a review on the epidemiological studies on nutrition and breast cancer carried out in Uruguay between 1994 and 2011, which allowed exploring and identifying the main risk and protective factors for the disease in this high-risk country.  Epidemiologists, Nutritionists, Public Health managers and breast specialists –from the prevention to the treatment fields will find in this book a unique source of technical information, which will contribute in expanding their knowledge and view of the disease.

Keywords

Breast Cancer Diet Epidemiology Nutrition

Authors and affiliations

  • Alvaro Luis Ronco
    • 1
  • Eduardo De Stéfani
    • 2
  1. 1., Department of Epidemiology and ScientifiIUCLAEH School of MedicineMontevideoUruguay
  2. 2.School of Medicine, Department of PathologyUniversidad de la RepúblicaMontevideoUruguay

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