J-curve association between alcohol intake and varicose veins in Japan: The Shimane CoHRE Study

The effect of alcohol intake on varicose veins (VV) has not been determined by its consumption level. The aim of this study was to investigate the association between alcohol intake and VV in an elderly general population. Using a cross-sectional approach, the Shimane CoHRE Study data, comprising a total of 1060 participants, were analyzed. By multivariate regression analysis adjusted with basic characteristics, past work history, lifestyle-related factors and medical history, compared with non-drinkers, mild drinkers (

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    Kohno, K.;Niihara, H.;Hamano, T.;Takeda, M.;Nakagawa, Y.;Shiwaku, K.;Nabika, T.;Zoller, B.;Li, X.;Sundquist, K.;Sundquist, J.;Morita, E.

  • Issue: volume 46
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