Total mortality risk in relation to use of less-common dietary supplements.

Publication Type:

Journal Article


The American journal of clinical nutrition, Volume 91, Issue 6, p.1791-800 (2010)


2010, Aged, Center-Authored Paper, Cohort Studies, Collaborative Data Services Core Facility, Dietary Supplements, Epidemiology Core Facility, Female, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Mortality, Nutrition Assessment Core Facility, Proportional Hazards Models, Prospective Studies, Public Health Sciences Division, Questionnaires, Shared Resources, Washington


Dietary supplement use is common in older US adults; however, data on health risks and benefits are lacking for a number of supplements.