Article Abstract

The inflammatory potential of diet and bladder cancer risk: results from a prospective cohort study

Authors: Christian Daniel Fankhauser, Hugh Mostafid


With an estimated 430,000 new diagnoses and 165,000 deaths per year worldwide (1) and per patient treatment costs of over 100,000 US dollars (2), bladder cancer represents a major burden for patients and society. From a public health perspective, it would be desirable to identify preventable risk factors.