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Systematic review with meta analysis
Observational studies are compatible with an association between saturated and trans fats and cardiovascular disease

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  • Contributors LH wrote the first draft of this article, JM commented and discussed, then both authors agreed the final version.

  • Competing interests LH, JM and Russel de Souza have worked with WHO NUGAG in developing the evidence to underpin dietary guidance.

  • Provenance and peer review Commissioned; internally peer reviewed.