Reproductive factors and risk of mortality in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition; a cohort study.

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Reproductive events are associated with important physiologic changes, yet little is known about how reproductive factors influence long-term health in women. Our objective was to assess the relation of reproductive characteristics with all-cause and cause-specific mortality risk.


  • Melissa A Merritt
  • Elio Riboli
  • Neil Murphy
  • Mai Kadi
  • Anne Tjønneland
  • Anja Olsen
  • Kim Overvad
  • Laure Dossus
  • Laureen Dartois
  • Françoise Clavel-Chapelon
  • Renée T Fortner
  • Verena A Katzke
  • Heiner Boeing
  • Antonia Trichopoulou
  • Pagona Lagiou
  • Dimitrios Trichopoulos
  • Domenico Palli
  • Sabina Sieri
  • Rosario Tumino
  • Carlotta Sacerdote
  • Salvatore Panico
  • H Bas Bueno-de-Mesquita
  • Petra H Peeters
  • Eiliv Lund
  • Aurelie Nakamura
  • Elisabete Weiderpass
  • J Ramón Quirós
  • Antonio Agudo
  • Esther Molina-Montes
  • Nerea Larrañaga
  • Miren Dorronsoro
  • Lluís Cirera
  • Aurelio Barricarte
  • Annika Idahl
  • Eva Lundin
  • Nicholas J Wareham
  • Timothy J Key
  • Paul Brennan
  • Pietro Ferrari
  • Petra A Wark
  • Teresa Norat
  • Amanda J Cross
  • Marc J Gunter
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  • Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology
Original languageEnglish
Article number252
JournalBMC Medicine
Publication statusPublished - 2015
Publication categoryResearch

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