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Adventist Mortality Study Publication Database

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Below are articles from the Adventist Mortality Study.

403.
Le, L. T.; Sabate, J.
Beyond meatless, the health effects of vegan diets: findings from the Adventist cohorts
Nutrients. 2014 Jun; 6:2131-47
Pubmed ID: 24871675 | DOI: 10.3390/nu6062131

374.
Kyulo, Namgyal L; Knutsen, Synnove F; Fraser, Gary E; Singh, Pramil N
Effect of weight loss in adults on estimation of risk due to adiposity in a cohort study.
Obesity (Silver Spring, Md.). 2012; 20:206-13
Pubmed ID: 21938076 | DOI: 10.1038/oby.2011.281

365.
Singh, Pramil N; Haddad, Ella; Tonstad, Serena; Fraser, Gary E
Does excess body fat maintained after the seventh decade decrease life expectancy?
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2011; 59:1003-11
Pubmed ID: 21649624 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.2011.03419.x

343.
Vang, Arnold; Singh, Pramil N; Lee, Jerry W; Haddad, Ella H; Brinegar, Charles H
Meats, processed meats, obesity, weight gain and occurrence of diabetes among adults: findings from Adventist Health Studies.
Annals of nutrition & metabolism. 2008; 52:96-104
Pubmed ID: 18349528 | DOI: 10.1159/000121365

313.
Singh, Pramil N; Sabaté, Joan; Fraser, Gary E
Does low meat consumption increase life expectancy in humans?
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 2003; 78:526S-532S
Pubmed ID: 12936945

305.
Singh, P N; Haddad, E; Knutsen, S F; Fraser, G E
The effect of menopause on the relation between weight gain and mortality among women.
Menopause (New York, N.Y.). 2001; 8:314-20
Pubmed ID: 11528356

295.
Key, T J; Davey, G K; Appleby, P N
Health benefits of a vegetarian diet.
The Proceedings of the Nutrition Society. 1999; 58:271-5
Pubmed ID: 10466166 | DOI: 10.1017/S0029665199000373

290.
Key, T J; Fraser, G E; Thorogood, M; Appleby, P N; Beral, V; Reeves, G; Burr, M L; Chang-Claude, J; Frentzel-Beyme, R; Kuzma, J W; Mann, J; McPherson, K
Mortality in vegetarians and nonvegetarians: detailed findings from a collaborative analysis of 5 prospective studies.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 1999; 70:516S-524S
Pubmed ID: 10479225

278.
Lindsted, K D; Singh, P N
Body mass and 26 y risk of mortality among men who never smoked: a re-analysis among men from the Adventist Mortality Study.
International journal of obesity and related metabolic disorders : journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity. 1998; 22:544-8
Pubmed ID: 9665675

275.
Singh, P N; Lindsted, K D
Body mass and 26-year risk of mortality from specific diseases among women who never smoked.
Epidemiology (Cambridge, Mass.). 1998; 9:246-54
Pubmed ID: 9583415

274.
Key, T J; Fraser, G E; Thorogood, M; Appleby, P N; Beral, V; Reeves, G; Burr, M L; Chang-Claude, J; Frentzel-Beyme, R; Kuzma, J W; Mann, J; McPherson, K
Mortality in vegetarians and non-vegetarians: a collaborative analysis of 8300 deaths among 76,000 men and women in five prospective studies.
Public health nutrition. 1998; 1:33-41
Pubmed ID: 10555529 | DOI: 10.1079/PHN19980006

267.
Lindsted, K D; Singh, P N
Body mass and 26-year risk of mortality among women who never smoked: findings from the Adventist Mortality Study.
American journal of epidemiology. 1997; 146:1-11
Pubmed ID: 9215218

241.
Sorkin, J D; Muller, D; Andres, R
Body mass index and mortality in Seventh-day Adventist men. A critique and re-analysis.
International journal of obesity and related metabolic disorders : journal of the International Association for the Study of Obesity. 1994; 18:752-4
Pubmed ID: 7866475

234.
Lindsted, K D; Kuzma, J W; Anderson, J L
Coffee consumption and cause-specific mortality. Association with age at death and compression of mortality.
Journal of clinical epidemiology. 1992; 45:733-42
Pubmed ID: 1619453 | DOI: 10.1016/0895-4356(92)90051-N

225.

Comparative mortality of two college groups, 1945-1983.
MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report. 1991; 40:579-82
Pubmed ID: 1865872

217.
Lindsted, K; Tonstad, S; Kuzma, J W
Body mass index and patterns of mortality among Seventh-day Adventist men.
International journal of obesity. 1991; 15:397-406
Pubmed ID: 1885263

216.
Lindsted, K D; Tonstad, S; Kuzma, J W
Self-report of physical activity and patterns of mortality in Seventh-Day Adventist men.
Journal of clinical epidemiology. 1991; 44:355-64
Pubmed ID: 2010779 | DOI: 10.1016/0895-4356(91)90074-J

212.
Lindsted, K; Kuzma, J W
Husband-wife diet concordance and changes in dietary practices by surviving spouses of cancer cases.
Nutrition and cancer. 1990; 13:175-87
Pubmed ID: 2308873 | DOI: 10.1080/01635589009514058

205.
Snowdon, D A
Early natural menopause and the duration of postmenopausal life. Findings from a mathematical model of life expectancy.
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 1990; 38:402-8
Pubmed ID: 2329249 | DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-5415.1990.tb03537.x

188.
Lindsted, K D; Kuzma, J W
Long-term (24-year) recall reliability in cancer cases and controls using a 21-item food frequency questionnaire.
Nutrition and cancer. 1989; 12:135-49
Pubmed ID: 2710656 | DOI: 10.1080/01635588909514012

187.
Kuzma, J W; Lindsted, K D
Determinants of long-term (24-year) diet recall ability using a 21-item food frequency questionnaire.
Nutrition and cancer. 1989; 12:151-60
Pubmed ID: 2710657 | DOI: 10.1080/01635588909514013

186.
Snowdon, D A; Kane, R L; Beeson, W L; Burke, G L; Sprafka, J M; Potter, J; Iso, H; Jacobs, D R; Phillips, R L
Is early natural menopause a biologic marker of health and aging?
American journal of public health. 1989; 79:709-14
Pubmed ID: 2729468

176.
Snowdon, D A
Animal product consumption and mortality because of all causes combined, coronary heart disease, stroke, diabetes, and cancer in Seventh-day Adventists.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 1988; 48:739-48
Pubmed ID: 3046303

166.
Mills, P K; Annegers, J F; Phillips, R L
Animal product consumption and subsequent fatal breast cancer risk among Seventh-day Adventists.
American journal of epidemiology. 1988; 127:440-53
Pubmed ID: 3341351

147.
Phillips, R L; Snowdon, D A
Mortality among Seventh-day Adventists in relation to dietary habits and lifestyle (Book Chapter)
In: Plant Proteins: Application, Biologic Effect, and Chemistry. Washington DC: American Chemical Society; 1986. pp. 162-174

135.
Snowdon, D A
Diet and ovarian cancer.
JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 1985; 254:356-7
Pubmed ID: 4009856 | DOI: 10.1001/jama.1985.03360030046006.

131.
Lipkin, M; Uehara, K; Winawer, S; Sanchez, A; Bauer, C; Phillips, R; Lynch, H T; Blattner, W A; Fraumeni, J F
Seventh-Day Adventist vegetarians have a quiescent proliferative activity in colonic mucosa.
Cancer letters. 1985; 26:139-44
Pubmed ID: 3978603

130.
Snowdon, D A; Phillips, R L
Does a vegetarian diet reduce the occurrence of diabetes?
American journal of public health. 1985; 75:507-12
Pubmed ID: 3985239

129.
Phillips, R L; Snowdon, D A
Dietary relationships with fatal colorectal cancer among Seventh-Day Adventists.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1985; 74:307-17
Pubmed ID: 3856044

123.
Snowdon, D A; Sumbureru, D; Kuzma, J W
Bereavement and risk of death from major causes among Seventh-day Adventists (Abstracts)
American journal of epidemiology. 1984; 120:480

120.
Snowdon, D A; Phillips, R L; Fraser, G E
Meat consumption and fatal ischemic heart disease.
Preventive medicine. 1984; 13:490-500
Pubmed ID: 6527990

109.
Rider, A A; Calkins, B M; Arthur, R S; Nair, P P
Diet, nutrition intake, and metabolism in populations at high and low risk for colon cancer. Concordance of nutrient information obtained by different methods.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 1984; 40:906-13
Pubmed ID: 6548334

106.
Snowdon, D A; Phillips, R L; Choi, W
Diet, obesity, and risk of fatal prostate cancer.
American journal of epidemiology. 1984; 120:244-50
Pubmed ID: 6465122

105.
Snowdon, D A; Phillips, R L
Coffee consumption and risk of fatal cancers.
American journal of public health. 1984; 74:820-3
Pubmed ID: 6742274

104.
Kahn, H A; Phillips, R L; Snowdon, D A; Choi, W
Association between reported diet and all-cause mortality. Twenty-one-year follow-up on 27,530 adult Seventh-Day Adventists.
American journal of epidemiology. 1984; 119:775-87
Pubmed ID: 6720674

103.
Zollinger, T W; Phillips, R L; Kuzma, J W
Breast cancer survival rates among Seventh-day Adventists and non-Seventh-day Adventists.
American journal of epidemiology. 1984; 119:503-9
Pubmed ID: 6711539

90.
Snowdon, D A
Epidemiology of aging: Seventh-day Adventists--A bellwether for future progress (Book Chapter)
In: Intervention in the Aging Process. New York: Alan R. Liss; 1983. pp. 141-149

88.
Phillips, R L; Snowdon, D A; Brin, B N
Cancer in vegetarians (Book Chapter)
In: Environmental Aspects of Cancer--The Role of Macro and Micro Components of Foods. Westport, Connecticut: Food and Nutrition Press; 1983. pp. 53-72

85.
Phillips, R L; Snowdon, D A
Association of meat and coffee use with cancers of the large bowel, breast, and prostate among Seventh-Day Adventists: preliminary results.
Cancer research. 1983; 43:2403s-2408s
Pubmed ID: 6831464

76.
Turjman, N; Guidry, C; Jaeger, B; Mendeloff, A I; Calkins, B; Phillips, R L; Nair, P P
Fecal bile-acids and neutral sterols in Seventh-day Adventists and the general population in California.
Falk Symposium 32. 1982; 291-297

75.
Snowdon, DA; Phillips, RL; Kuzma, JW
Age at baptism into the Seventh-Day Adventist Church and risk of death due to ischemic heart disease--a preliminary report
Environmental Effects on Maturation (Banbury Report No.11). 1982.

64.
Kuzma, JW; Beeson, WL
The relationship of lifestyle characteristics to mortality among California Seventh-day Adventists
New challenges for vital and health records: proceedings of the 18th National Meeting of the Public Health Conference on Records and Statistics. 1981.

57.
Phillips, R L; Kuzma, J W; Beeson, W L; Lotz, T
Influence of selection versus lifestyle on risk of fatal cancer and cardiovascular disease among Seventh-day Adventists.
American journal of epidemiology. 1980; 112:296-314
Pubmed ID: 7416155

56.
Phillips, R L; Garfinkel, L; Kuzma, J W; Beeson, W L; Lotz, T; Brin, B
Mortality among California Seventh-Day Adventists for selected cancer sites.
Journal of the National Cancer Institute. 1980; 65:1097-1107
Pubmed ID: 6933241

55.
Phillips, R L; Kuzma, J W; Lotz, T M
Cancer mortality among comparable members versus non-members of the Seventh-day Adventist church. (Book Chapter)
In: Cancer Incidence in Defined Populations (Banbury Report 4). New York: Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; 1980. pp. 93-108

54.
Phillips, R L
Cancer among Seventh-Day Adventists.
Journal of environmental pathology and toxicology. 1980; 3:157-169
Pubmed ID: 7391730

48.
Enstrom, J E
Cancer mortality among low-risk populations.
CA: a cancer journal for clinicians. 1979; 29:352-361
Pubmed ID: 116723 | DOI: 10.3322/canjclin.29.6.352

40.
Phillips, R L; Lemon, F R; Beeson, W L; Kuzma, J W
Coronary heart disease mortality among Seventh-Day Adventists with differing dietary habits: a preliminary report.
The American journal of clinical nutrition. 1978; 31:S191--S198
Pubmed ID: 707372

36.
Phillips, R L; Kuzma, J W
Rationale and methods for an epidemiologic study of cancer among Seventh-Day Adventists.
National Cancer Institute monograph. 1977; 47:107-112
Pubmed ID: 613230

33.
Phillips, RL; Kuzma, JW
Estimating major nutrient intake from self-administered food frequency questionnaires
American journal of epidemiology. 1976; 104:354-355

28.
Dysinger, P W
Traffic accidents and human ecology.
Medical arts and sciences. 1972; 26:27-41
Pubmed ID: 4646390

25.
Lemon, F R; Kuzma, J W
A biologic cost of smoking. Decreased life expectancy.
Archives of environmental health. 1969; 18:950-955
Pubmed ID: 5770696

18.
Lemon, F R; Walden, R T
Death from respiratory system disease among Seventh-Day Adventist men.
JAMA : the journal of the American Medical Association. 1966; 198:117-126
Pubmed ID: 5953042

15.
LEMON, F R; WALDEN, R T; WOODS, R W
CANCER OF THE LUNG AND MOUTH IN SEVENTH-DAY ADVENTISTS. PRELIMINARY REPORT ON A POPULATION STUDY.
Cancer. 1964; 17:486-497
Pubmed ID: 14136532

9.
Dysinger, P W
Pulmonary emphysema in a non-smoking population
CHEST. 1963;
DOI: 10.1378/chest.43.1.17

4.
WYNDER, E L; LEMON, F R
Cancer, coronary artery disease and smoking: a preliminary report on differences in incidence between Seventh-day Adventists and others.
California medicine. 1958; 89:267-272
Pubmed ID: 13585145