Journal article

Domain-specific physical activity and the risk of colorectal cancer: results from the Melbourne Collaborative Cohort Study

Shahid Mahmood, Dallas R English, Robert J MacInnis, Amalia Karahalios, Neville Owen, Roger L Milne, Graham G Giles, Brigid M Lynch

BMC Cancer | BMC | Published : 2018


Awarded by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)

Awarded by National Breast Cancer Foundation

Funding Acknowledgements

The MCCS cohort was supported by Australian National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grants 209057 and 396414 for study design and by Cancer Council Victoria for data collection. Recruitment was funded by VicHealth and Cancer Council Victoria. Cases and their vital status were ascertained through the Victorian Cancer Registry (VCR) and the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW), including the National Death Index and the Australian Cancer Database. SM is a recipient of a Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship (MIFRS) and a Melbourne International Research Scholarship (MIRS) for his doctorate studies. Lynch is supported by a fellowship from the National Breast Cancer Foundation (ECF-15-012).