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Walter C. Willett, Dr.P.H., M.D.

Co-Author

This page shows the publications co-authored by Walter Willett and Teresa Fung.
Connection Strength

6.963
  1. International food group-based diet quality and risk of coronary heart disease in men and women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2018 01 01; 107(1):120-129.
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    Score: 0.774
  2. Dietary patterns and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Int J Cancer. 2005 Aug 10; 116(1):116-21.
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    Score: 0.328
  3. Major dietary patterns and the risk of colorectal cancer in women. Arch Intern Med. 2003 Feb 10; 163(3):309-14.
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    Score: 0.276
  4. Vitamin and carotenoid intake and risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the skin. Int J Cancer. 2003 Jan 01; 103(1):110-5.
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    Score: 0.274
  5. Intake of alcohol and alcoholic beverages and the risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2002 Oct; 11(10 Pt 1):1119-22.
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    Score: 0.269
  6. Whole-grain intake and the risk of type 2 diabetes: a prospective study in men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2002 Sep; 76(3):535-40.
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    Score: 0.267
  7. Vitamins and carotenoids intake and the risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin in women (United States). Cancer Causes Control. 2002 Apr; 13(3):221-30.
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    Score: 0.260
  8. Demographic and socio-economic predictors of diet quality among adults in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Public Health Nutr. 2019 12; 22(17):3107-3117.
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    Score: 0.216
  9. Feasibility and sustainability of dietary surveillance, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Bull World Health Organ. 2019 May 01; 97(5):349-357.
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    Score: 0.211
  10. Fueling an epidemic of non-communicable disease in the Balkans: a nutritional survey of Bosnian adults. Int J Public Health. 2019 Jul; 64(6):873-885.
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    Score: 0.210
  11. Evaluating pre-pregnancy dietary diversity vs. dietary quality scores as predictors of gestational diabetes and hypertensive disorders of pregnancy. PLoS One. 2018; 13(4):e0195103.
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    Score: 0.197
  12. Association between Diet Quality Scores and Risk of Hip Fracture in Postmenopausal Women and Men Aged 50 Years and Older. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2018 12; 118(12):2269-2279.e4.
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    Score: 0.195
  13. Consumption of processed food dietary patterns in four African populations. Public Health Nutr. 2018 06; 21(8):1529-1537.
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    Score: 0.195
  14. Milk and other dairy foods and risk of hip fracture in men and women. Osteoporos Int. 2018 02; 29(2):385-396.
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    Score: 0.191
  15. Protein intake and risk of hip fractures in postmenopausal women and men age 50 and older. Osteoporos Int. 2017 04; 28(4):1401-1411.
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    Score: 0.181
  16. Food quality score and the risk of coronary artery disease: a prospective analysis in 3 cohorts. Am J Clin Nutr. 2016 07; 104(1):65-72.
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    Score: 0.174
  17. Long-Term Change in Diet Quality Is Associated with Body Weight Change in Men and Women. J Nutr. 2015 Aug; 145(8):1850-6.
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    Score: 0.162
  18. Soda consumption and risk of hip fractures in postmenopausal women in the Nurses' Health Study. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Sep; 100(3):953-8.
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    Score: 0.153
  19. Intake of specific fruits and vegetables in relation to risk of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer among postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2013 Apr; 138(3):925-30.
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    Score: 0.139
  20. Alternative dietary indices both strongly predict risk of chronic disease. J Nutr. 2012 Jun; 142(6):1009-18.
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    Score: 0.130
  21. Low-carbohydrate diets, dietary approaches to stop hypertension-style diets, and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer. Am J Epidemiol. 2011 Sep 15; 174(6):652-60.
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    Score: 0.124
  22. Animal, vegetable, or ... clinical trial? Ann Intern Med. 2011 Feb 01; 154(3):215.
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    Score: 0.120
  23. Low-carbohydrate diets and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: two cohort studies. Ann Intern Med. 2010 Sep 07; 153(5):289-98.
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    Score: 0.116
  24. Mediterranean diet and incidence of and mortality from coronary heart disease and stroke in women. Circulation. 2009 Mar 03; 119(8):1093-100.
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    Score: 0.105
  25. Sweetened beverage consumption and risk of coronary heart disease in women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2009 Apr; 89(4):1037-42.
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    Score: 0.104
  26. Dietary patterns, the Alternate Healthy Eating Index and plasma sex hormone concentrations in postmenopausal women. Int J Cancer. 2007 Aug 15; 121(4):803-9.
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    Score: 0.094
  27. Diet quality is associated with the risk of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women. J Nutr. 2006 Feb; 136(2):466-72.
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    Score: 0.085
  28. Diet-quality scores and plasma concentrations of markers of inflammation and endothelial dysfunction. Am J Clin Nutr. 2005 Jul; 82(1):163-73.
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    Score: 0.081
  29. Dietary patterns, meat intake, and the risk of type 2 diabetes in women. Arch Intern Med. 2004 Nov 08; 164(20):2235-40.
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    Score: 0.078
  30. Prospective study of major dietary patterns and stroke risk in women. Stroke. 2004 Sep; 35(9):2014-9.
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    Score: 0.076
  31. The association between magnesium intake and fasting insulin concentration in healthy middle-aged women. J Am Coll Nutr. 2003 Dec; 22(6):533-8.
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    Score: 0.073
  32. Dietary patterns and the risk of coronary heart disease in women. Arch Intern Med. 2001 Aug 13-27; 161(15):1857-62.
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    Score: 0.062
  33. Association between dietary patterns and plasma biomarkers of obesity and cardiovascular disease risk. Am J Clin Nutr. 2001 Jan; 73(1):61-7.
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    Score: 0.060
  34. Leisure-time physical activity, television watching, and plasma biomarkers of obesity and cardiovascular disease risk. Am J Epidemiol. 2000 Dec 15; 152(12):1171-8.
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    Score: 0.059
  35. Sweetened beverages and risk of frailty among older women in the Nurses' Health Study: A cohort study. PLoS Med. 2020 12; 17(12):e1003453.
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    Score: 0.059
  36. A healthy lifestyle pattern and the risk of symptomatic gallstone disease: results from 2 prospective cohort studies. Am J Clin Nutr. 2020 09 01; 112(3):586-594.
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    Score: 0.058
  37. Changes in Plant-Based Diet Quality and Total and Cause-Specific Mortality. Circulation. 2019 09 17; 140(12):979-991.
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    Score: 0.054
  38. Diet-quality scores and the risk of symptomatic gallstone disease: a prospective cohort study of male US health professionals. Int J Epidemiol. 2018 12 01; 47(6):1938-1946.
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    Score: 0.052
  39. Association of Changes in Diet Quality with Total and Cause-Specific Mortality. N Engl J Med. 2017 07 13; 377(2):143-153.
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    Score: 0.047
  40. Association of Dietary Patterns With Risk of Colorectal Cancer Subtypes Classified by Fusobacterium nucleatum in Tumor Tissue. JAMA Oncol. 2017 Jul 01; 3(7):921-927.
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    Score: 0.047
  41. An Empirical Dietary Inflammatory Pattern Score Enhances Prediction of Circulating Inflammatory Biomarkers in Adults. J Nutr. 2017 08; 147(8):1567-1577.
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    Score: 0.047
  42. Dietary Patterns and Risk of Colorectal Cancer: Analysis by Tumor Location and Molecular Subtypes. Gastroenterology. 2017 06; 152(8):1944-1953.e1.
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    Score: 0.046
  43. Associations between adherence to the World Cancer Research Fund/American Institute for Cancer Research cancer prevention recommendations and biomarkers of inflammation, hormonal, and insulin response. Int J Cancer. 2017 02 15; 140(4):764-776.
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    Score: 0.045
  44. Development and validation of empirical indices to assess the insulinaemic potential of diet and lifestyle. Br J Nutr. 2016 Nov 08; 1-12.
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    Score: 0.045
  45. Association of Animal and Plant Protein Intake With All-Cause and Cause-Specific Mortality. JAMA Intern Med. 2016 Oct 01; 176(10):1453-1463.
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    Score: 0.044
  46. Changes in Diet Quality Scores and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease Among US Men and Women. Circulation. 2015 Dec 08; 132(23):2212-9.
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    Score: 0.041
  47. Alternate Healthy Eating Index 2010 and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among US women and men: prospective study. BMJ. 2015 Feb 03; 350:h286.
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    Score: 0.040
  48. A prospective cohort study of dietary indices and incidence of epithelial ovarian cancer. J Ovarian Res. 2014 Dec 05; 7:112.
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    Score: 0.039
  49. Dietary patterns during high school and risk of colorectal adenoma in a cohort of middle-aged women. Int J Cancer. 2014 May 15; 134(10):2458-67.
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    Score: 0.036
  50. The Mediterranean-style dietary pattern and mortality among men and women with cardiovascular disease. Am J Clin Nutr. 2014 Jan; 99(1):172-80.
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    Score: 0.036
  51. The joint association of eating frequency and diet quality with colorectal cancer risk in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study. Am J Epidemiol. 2012 Apr 01; 175(7):664-72.
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    Score: 0.032
  52. Diet-quality scores and the risk of type 2 diabetes in men. Diabetes Care. 2011 May; 34(5):1150-6.
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    Score: 0.030
  53. Low-carbohydrate diet scores and risk of type 2 diabetes in men. Am J Clin Nutr. 2011 Apr; 93(4):844-50.
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    Score: 0.030
  54. Diet quality indices and postmenopausal breast cancer survival. Nutr Cancer. 2011; 63(3):381-8.
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    Score: 0.030
  55. Prospective study of dietary patterns and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among US women. Am J Clin Nutr. 2007 Aug; 86(2):488-95.
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    Score: 0.023
  56. Prospective study of dietary patterns and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among US men. Thorax. 2007 Sep; 62(9):786-91.
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    Score: 0.023
  57. Dietary patterns and changes in body weight in women. Obesity (Silver Spring). 2006 Aug; 14(8):1444-53.
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    Score: 0.022
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