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Table 4 Numbers of cases and controls available for each food category included in the Bladder cancer Epidemiology and Nutritional Determinants study (BLEND)

From: International pooled study on diet and bladder cancer: the bladder cancer, epidemiology and nutritional determinants (BLEND) study: design and baseline characteristics

  All Countries Europe America Asia
  Men Women Men Women Men Women Men Women
Food category (number of studies) Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Ca
N
Co
N
Case–control studies
Milk and milk products (13) [1017, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26] 4,734 9,251 1,388 7,442 1,231 1,514 266 783 2,838 7,005 962 6,464 665 732 160 195
Eggs and eggs products (11) [1013, 15, 16, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26] 4,299 6,531 1,255 3,974 1,230 1,512 265 781 2,436 4,141 839 3,034 633 605 151 159
Meat and meat products (12) [1013, 1517, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26] 4,699 9235 1,377 7,716 1,231 1,513 265 783 2,833 7,114 961 6,774 635 608 151 159
Fish and fish products (11) [1113, 1517, 19, 20, 23, 25, 26] 3,197 7,391 960 7,144 1,229 1,511 265 781 1,335 5,275 544 6,204 633 605 151 159
Fats and oils (7) [1013, 16, 19, 26] 2,299 2,292 634 984 371 500 94 419 1,689 1,559 484 506 239 233 56 59
Grain and grain products (11) [1013, 16, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26] 4,050 8,481 1,209 7,404 574 721 94 424 2,841 7,153 964 6,821 635 607 151 159
Pulses, seeds and nut products (8) [1113, 16, 19, 23, 25, 26] 2,108 4,255 715 3,270 371 499 94 421 1,106 3,151 470 2,690 631 605 151 159
Vegetables (13) [1013, 1517, 1921, 23, 25, 26] 4,942 10,086 1,403 8,648 1,429 1,727 265 783 2,881 7,754 987 7,706 632 605 151 159
Fruit and fruit products (13) [1013, 1517, 1921, 23, 25, 26] 4,860 9,307 1,376 7,615 1,414 1,713 265 781 2,814 6,989 960 6,675 632 605 151 159
Sugar products (7) [12, 13, 16, 18, 19, 23, 26] 1,613 3,438 582 3,020 446 591 105 463 935 2,615 421 2,499 232 232 56 58
Beverages (18) [1027] 5,509 10193 1,538 7,640 1,814 2,269 357 926 3,030 7,192 1,021 6,519 665 732 160 195
Cohort studies
Milk and milk products (6) [2834] 2,615 184,424 1,159 422,716 2,495 146,183 835 384,864 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2,488 10 4,110
Eggs and eggs products (6) [2834] 2,585 184,284 1,147 421,392 2,465 146,039 823 383,535 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2,492 10 4,115
Meat and meat products (6) [2834] 2,614 184,420 1,156 422,122 2,494 146,171 832 384,262 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2,496 10 4,118
Fish and fish products (6) [2834] 2,613 184,406 1,157 421,976 2,493 146,157 833 384,116 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2,496 10 4,118
Fats and oils (6) [2834] 2,527 181,544 1,130 421,335 2,420 146,029 810 384,710 86 35,753 314 33,742 21 1,762 6 2,883
Grain and grain products (6) [2834] 2,618 184,446 1,158 422,738 2,498 146,194 834 384,876 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 24,99 10 4,120
Pulses, seeds and nut products (6) [2834] 2,563 184,228 1,143 420,368 2,443 145,984 819 382,512 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2,491 10 4,114
Vegetables (6) [2834] 2,616 184,432 1,157 422,236 2,496 146,184 833 384,376 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2495 10 4118
Fruit and fruit products (6) [2834] 2,607 184,416 1,155 421,526 2,487 146,170 831 383,666 86 35,753 314 33,742 34 2493 10 4118
Sugar products (5) [2830, 3234] 2,556 181,860 1,143 417,615 2,470 146,107 829 383,873 86 35,753 314 33,742 0 0 0 0
Beverages (6) [2834] 2,630 187,445 1,172 424,778 2,497 146,190 835 384,868 99 38,760 327 35,793 34 2495 10 4117
  1. Abbreviations: Ca cases, Co controls, N number