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Polyphenol intake and mortality risk: a re-analysis of the PREDIMED trial

Anna Tresserra-Rimbau12, Eric B Rimm3, Alexander Medina-Remón172, Miguel A Martínez-González24, M Carmen López-Sabater12, María I Covas25, Dolores Corella26, Jordi Salas-Salvadó27, Enrique Gómez-Gracia28, José Lapetra29, Fernando Arós102, Miquel Fiol112, Emili Ros122, Lluis Serra-Majem132, Xavier Pintó142, Miguel A Muñoz152, Alfredo Gea24, Valentina Ruiz-Gutiérrez162, Ramón Estruch172, Rosa M Lamuela-Raventós12* and on behalf of the PREDIMED Study Investigators

Author Affiliations

1 Nutrition and Food Science Department, XaRTA, INSA, Pharmacy School, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

2 CIBER CB06/03 Fisiopatología de la Obesidad y la Nutrición (CIBERObn), Institute of Health “Carlos III”, Government of Spain, Madrid, Spain

3 Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA

4 Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Navarra, Pamplona, Spain

5 Cardiovascular Epidemiology Unit, Municipal Institute for Medical Research (IMIM), Barcelona, Spain

6 Department of Epidemiology, Preventive Medicine and Public Health, School of Medicine, University of Valencia, Valencia, Spain

7 Human Nutrition Unit, School of Medicine, IISPV, University Rovira i Virgili, Reus, Spain

8 Department of Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Malaga, Málaga, Spain

9 Department of Family Medicine, Primary Care Division of Sevilla, San Pablo Health Center, Sevilla, Spain

10 Department of Cardiology, Hospital Txangorritxu, Vitoria, Spain

11 Institut Universitari d´Investigació en Ciències de la Salut (IUNICS), Palma de Mallorca, Spain

12 Lipid Clinic, Endocrinology and Nutrition Service, Institut d’Investigacions Biomédiques August Pi i Sunyer (IDIBAPS), Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain

13 Department of Clinical Sciences, University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Palmas de Gran Canaria, Spain

14 Lipid Unit, Department of Internal Medicine, IDIBELL-Hospital Universitari de Bellvitge, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, FIPEC, Barcelona, Spain

15 Primary Care Division Catalan Institute of Health, Barcelona, Spain

16 Nutrition and Lipids Metabolism, Instituto de la Grasa, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Cientificas, Sevilla, Spain

17 Department of Internal Medicine, Hospital Clínic, IDIBAPS, University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain

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BMC Medicine 2014, 12:77  doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-77

Published: 13 May 2014

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