Table 1

 Median (IQR) daily food and nutrient intakes between cases and controls

Cases (n = 73)Controls (n = 146)p Value*
*Wilcoxon signed rank test.
Energy (MJ)7.4 (6.1–8.8)7.7 (6.4–8.9)0.28
Fruit (g/day)100.0 (44.4–229.1)132.9 (75.0–216.7)0.07
Vegetables (g/day)81.3 (42.5–117.4)93.1 (54.7–124.3)0.42
Fruit and vegetables (g/day)187.4 (110.0–312.5)228.7 (162.5–326.2)0.09
Vitamin C (mg/day)63.4 (41.8–105.8)78.2 (52.5–107.9)0.04
Vitamin E (mg/day)6.3 (4.1–8.0)6.4 (4.8–8.7)0.10
β-Carotene (μg/day)1753.7 (1092.8–2586.9)1719.7 (1216.7–2661.0)0.60
Retinol (μg/day)282.9 (182.8–488.0)288.7 (193.0–450.9)0.67
Selenium (μg/day)52.5 (41.2–65.1)52.0 (40.0–65.3)0.87