Cruciferous vegetable consumption and gastric cancer risk: A meta-analysis of epidemiological studies

21 Jun 2013Qi-Jun Wu, Yang Yang, Jing Wang, Li-Hua Han, Yong-Bing Xiang

Findings from this meta-analysis provide evidence that high intake of cruciferous vegetables was inversely associated with the risk of gastric cancer and non-cardia gastric cancer in humans.

Meta Analysis
2 effects
9 years
1406973 subjects

Reported Outcomes

DeterminantsOutcomeDetails

Cruciferous vegetables Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Cruciferous vegetables
Nutrition

Stomach cancer (Gastric cancer) Digestive outcome
Minor decreased risk of Stomach cancer (Gastr...
Digestive system

High evidence
-19.0%

Purple Cabbage Nutrition risk & protective factor
Protective Factor Purple Cabbage
Nutrition

Stomach cancer (Gastric cancer) Digestive outcome
Decreased risk of Stomach cancer (Gastr...
Digestive system

High evidence
-32.0%