Examining association of coffee consumption, survival in patients with colorectal cancer

September 17, 2020

What The Study Did: Researchers in this observational study investigated the association between the number of cups of coffee consumed per day and survival in patients with advanced or metastatic colorectal cancer.

Authors: Christopher Mackintosh, M.L.A., a medical student at the Mayo Clinic School of Medicine in Rochester, Minnesota, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamaoncol.2020.3938)

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