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Body-mass index and cause-specific mortality in 900 000 adults: collaborative analyses of 57 prospective studies

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Geography 
Australia (AUS)
Belgium (BEL)
China (CHN)
Croatia (HRV)
Denmark (DNK)
Finland (FIN)
France (FRA)
Germany (DEU)
Greece (GRC)
Israel (ISR)
Italy (ITA)
Japan (JPN)
Norway (NOR)
Serbia (SRB)
Sweden (SWE)
Scotland
Puerto Rico
Time period covered 
01/1949 - 12/1995
Citation
Authors 
Prospective Studies Collaboration, Whitlock G, Lewington S, Sherliker P, Clarke R, Emberson J, Halsey J, Qizilbash N, Collins R, Peto R
Journal 
Lancet
Volume 
373
Issue 
9669
Pages 
1083-96
Publication year 
2009
Suggested citation 
Prospective Studies Collaboration, Whitlock G, Lewington S, Sherliker P, Clarke R, Emberson J, Halsey J, Qizilbash N, Collins R, Peto R. Body-mass index and cause-specific mortality in 900 000 adults: collaborative analyses of 57 prospective studies. Lancet. 2009; 373(9669): 1083-96.