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Dietary prevention of coronary heart disease: the Finnish Mental Hospital Study.

Int J Epidemiol 1979 Jun;8(2):99-118.
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A controlled intervention trial, with the purpose of testing the hypothesis that the incidence of coronary heart disease (CHD) could be decreased by the use of serum-cholesterol-lowering (SC... failed to account for the considerable reduction in the incidence of CHD. It is concluded that the use of the serum-cholesterol-lowering diet exerted a substantial preventive effect on CHD.

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