Reduction in fat intake is not associated with weight loss in most women after breast cancer diagnosis
Evidence from a randomized controlled trial †
Article first published online: 4 JAN 2001
Copyright © 2001 American Cancer Society
Volume 91, Issue 1, pages 25–34, 1 January 2001
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Rock, C. L., Thomson, C., Caan, B. J., Flatt, S. W., Newman, V., Ritenbaugh, C., Marshall, J. R., Hollenbach, K. A., Stefanick, M. L. and Pierce, J. P. (2001), Reduction in fat intake is not associated with weight loss in most women after breast cancer diagnosis. Cancer, 91: 25–34. doi: 10.1002/1097-0142(20010101)91:1<25::AID-CNCR4>3.0.CO;2-G
Other authors and researchers for the Women”s Healthy Eating and Living (WHEL) Study Group: WHEL Study Coordinating Center: University of California at San Diego, Cancer Prevention and Control Program, La Jolla, CA: John P. Pierce, Ph.D. (Principal Investigator); Cheryl L. Rock, Ph.D., R.D.; Vicky E. Jones, M.D.; Susan Faerber, B.A.; Vicky Newman, M.S., R.D.; Shirley W. Flatt, M.S.; Sheila Kealey, M.P.H.; Elizabeth Gilpin, M.S., Linda Wasserman, M.D., Ph.D. WHEL Study Clinical Sites: Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA: Bette J. Caan, Dr.P.H.; Lou Ferenbacher, M.D.; Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, CA: Marcia L. Stefanick, Ph.D.; Robert Carlson, M.D.; University of Arizona, Tucson & Phoenix, AZ: James R. Marshall, Ph.D.; Cynthia Thomson, Ph.D., R.D.; James Warnecke, M.D.; University of California at Davis, Davis, CA: Mary N. Haan, Dr.P.H.; Sidney Scudder, M.D.; University of California at San Diego, Cancer Center, La Jolla, CA: Vicky E. Jones, M.D.; Kathryn A. Hollenbach, Ph.D.; University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX: Lovell A. Jones, Ph.D.; Richard Theriault, D.O.; Center for Health Research Portland, Portland, OR: Cheryl Ritenbaugh, Ph.D., Mark Rarick, M.D.
- Issue published online: 4 JAN 2001
- Article first published online: 4 JAN 2001
- Manuscript Revised: 28 AUG 2000
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 AUG 2000
- Manuscript Received: 6 APR 2000
- Walton Family Foundation
- NCI. Grant Number: CA69375
- General Clinical Research Center
- NIH. Grant Numbers: M01-RR00070, M01-RR00827
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