Public Release: 

Could whole grains, dietary fiber be associated with lower risk of liver cancer?

JAMA Network

Bottom Line: This study used data for participants followed-up for 24 years as part of two well-known study groups to examine the association between whole grain and dietary fiber intake with the risk of hepatocellular carcinoma, a predominant form of liver cancer.

Authors: Xuehong Zhang, M.D., Sc.D., of Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, and coauthors

(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2018.7159)

Editor's Note: The article includes conflict of interest and funding/support disclosures. Please see the article for additional information, including other authors, author contributions and affiliations, financial disclosures, funding and support, etc.

#  #  #

Want to embed a link to this study in your story? This full-text link will be live at the embargo time https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamaoncology/fullarticle/2725404?guestAccessKey=5b0f367a-69c0-4cc2-a365-93fb33a2edcc&utm_source=JAMA Network&utm_medium=referral&utm_campaign=ftm_links&utm_content=tfl&utm_term=022119

###

Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.