Karen Canfell

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Affiliation: Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Modeling preventative strategies against human papillomavirus-related disease in developed countries
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Vaccine 30:F157-67. 2012
  2. pmc Estimation of the costs of cervical cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment in rural Shanxi Province, China: a micro-costing study
    Ju Fang Shi
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, 17 South Panjiayuan Lane, Beijing, Chaoyang District, 100021, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:123. 2012
  3. pmc Recent declines in breast cancer incidence: mounting evidence that reduced use of menopausal hormones is largely responsible
    Emily Banks
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200 Australia
    Breast Cancer Res 12:103. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Prevention of cervical cancer in rural China: evaluation of HPV vaccination and primary HPV screening strategies
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    Vaccine 29:2487-94. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Models of cervical screening in the era of human papillomavirus vaccination
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Woolloomooloo, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 7:359-67. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint The agreement between self-reported cervical smear abnormalities and screening programme records
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Research and Registers Division, The Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 13:72-5. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Normal endometrial cells in cervical cytology: systematic review of prevalence and relation to significant endometrial pathology
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    J Med Screen 15:188-98. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Decrease in breast cancer incidence following a rapid fall in use of hormone replacement therapy in Australia
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:641-4. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer in Australia and the United Kingdom: comparison of screening policy and uptake, and cancer incidence and mortality
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:482-6. 2006
  10. pmc Evaluation of primary HPV-DNA testing in relation to visual inspection methods for cervical cancer screening in rural China: an epidemiologic and cost-effectiveness modelling study
    Ju Fang Shi
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, 17, South Panjiayuan LN, PO Box 2258, Beijing 100021, China
    BMC Cancer 11:239. 2011

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Publications22

  1. pmc Modeling preventative strategies against human papillomavirus-related disease in developed countries
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    Vaccine 30:F157-67. 2012
    ..This article forms part of a special supplement entitled "Comprehensive Control of HPV Infections and Related Diseases" Vaccine Volume 30, Supplement 5, 2012...
  2. pmc Estimation of the costs of cervical cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment in rural Shanxi Province, China: a micro-costing study
    Ju Fang Shi
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, 17 South Panjiayuan Lane, Beijing, Chaoyang District, 100021, China
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:123. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to use a micro-costing approach and a societal perspective to estimate aggregated costs associated with cervical cancer screening, diagnosis and treatment in rural China...
  3. pmc Recent declines in breast cancer incidence: mounting evidence that reduced use of menopausal hormones is largely responsible
    Emily Banks
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, The Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, 0200 Australia
    Breast Cancer Res 12:103. 2010
    ..Millions of women continue to use HT, and these findings support carefully targeted short duration use as an important ongoing strategy to minimise breast cancer risk...
  4. doi request reprint Prevention of cervical cancer in rural China: evaluation of HPV vaccination and primary HPV screening strategies
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    Vaccine 29:2487-94. 2011
    ..Overall, combined screening and vaccination approaches are required to maximise outcomes in rural China...
  5. doi request reprint Models of cervical screening in the era of human papillomavirus vaccination
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Woolloomooloo, NSW 2010, Australia
    Sex Health 7:359-67. 2010
    ..This review considers some of the policy questions in each category and discusses the modelling implications, with particular focus on the Australian context...
  6. ncbi request reprint The agreement between self-reported cervical smear abnormalities and screening programme records
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Research and Registers Division, The Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    J Med Screen 13:72-5. 2006
    ..This study compared self-reported cervical abnormalities with screening records obtained from the National Health Service Cervical Screening Programme...
  7. doi request reprint Normal endometrial cells in cervical cytology: systematic review of prevalence and relation to significant endometrial pathology
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    J Med Screen 15:188-98. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Decrease in breast cancer incidence following a rapid fall in use of hormone replacement therapy in Australia
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 188:641-4. 2008
    ..To determine if the recent rapid fall in use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in Australia has been followed by a reduction in breast cancer incidence among women aged 50 years or older, but not among younger women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cervical cancer in Australia and the United Kingdom: comparison of screening policy and uptake, and cancer incidence and mortality
    Karen Canfell
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 185:482-6. 2006
    ..To compare cervical screening policy, screening uptake, and changes in cervical cancer incidence and mortality between Australia and the United Kingdom...
  10. pmc Evaluation of primary HPV-DNA testing in relation to visual inspection methods for cervical cancer screening in rural China: an epidemiologic and cost-effectiveness modelling study
    Ju Fang Shi
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, Cancer Institute, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences, Peking Union Medical College, 17, South Panjiayuan LN, PO Box 2258, Beijing 100021, China
    BMC Cancer 11:239. 2011
    ..A new lower-cost rapid-throughput human papillomavirus (HPV) test (careHPV, Qiagen, Gaithersburg, USA) has been shown to have high sensitivity for the detection of high grade cervical intraepithelial neoplasia...
  11. pmc Expenditure and resource utilisation for cervical screening in Australia
    Jie Bin Lew
    Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council NSW, 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, NSW 2011, Australia
    BMC Health Serv Res 12:446. 2012
    ..This study aimed to provide a baseline for such a review by quantifying screening program resource utilisation and costs in 2010...
  12. doi request reprint A revision of sexual mixing matrices in models of sexually transmitted infection
    Robert Walker
    Cancer Research Division, Cancer Council New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Stat Med 31:3419-32. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint The predicted impact of HPV vaccination on male infections and male HPV-related cancers in Australia
    Megan A Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Vaccine 29:9112-22. 2011
    ..In conclusion, up to three-quarters of the maximum possible vaccination-conferred benefit to males due to reduced heterosexual transmission will be achieved by the existing female-only program...
  14. doi request reprint The burden of cervical cancer in China: synthesis of the evidence
    Ju Fang Shi
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cancer 130:641-52. 2012
    ..Therefore, the lower reported rates of cervical cancer in China should be interpreted cautiously...
  15. pmc Type-specific oncogenic human papillomavirus infection in high grade cervical disease in New Zealand
    Leonardo M Simonella
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo, Australia
    BMC Infect Dis 13:114. 2013
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  16. pmc Cervical cancer screening in Australia: modelled evaluation of the impact of changing the recommended interval from two to three years
    Prudence Creighton
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 10:734. 2010
    ..The aim of the current evaluation was to assess the epidemiologic outcomes and cost implications of changing the recommended screening interval in Australia to 3 years...
  17. pmc Impact of organised cervical screening on cervical cancer incidence and mortality in migrant women in Australia
    Nayyereh Aminisani
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Cancer 12:491. 2012
    ..This study aimed to assess whether cervical cancer rates in migrant women in the state of New South Wales (NSW) showed a similar pattern of change to that in Australian-born women after 1991...
  18. doi request reprint The predicted impact of vaccination on human papillomavirus infections in Australia
    Megan A Smith
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, The Cancer Council New South Wales, Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
    Int J Cancer 123:1854-63. 2008
    ..In conclusion, the current vaccination program is expected to result in a substantial and rapid reduction in the incidence of HPV16 in Australia...
  19. doi request reprint Uptake of liquid-based cytology as an adjunct to conventional cytology for cervical screening in NSW, Australia: a cross-sectional and population-based cohort analysis
    Nayyereh Aminisani
    Current affiliation Lowy Cancer Research Centre, Prince of Wales Clinical School, The University of NSW, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Public Health 13:1196. 2013
    ..The objective of this study was to describe prevalence and predictors of use of LBC in Australia's most populous state, New South Wales (NSW)...
  20. doi request reprint The impact of a two- versus three-yearly cervical screening interval recommendation on cervical cancer incidence and mortality: an analysis of trends in Australia, New Zealand, and England
    Leonardo Simonella
    Cancer Epidemiology Research Unit, Cancer Council NSW, 153 Dowling Street, Woolloomooloo, Sydney, NSW 2011, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1727-36. 2013
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  21. doi request reprint Cervical cancer screening in Middle Eastern and Asian migrants to Australia: a record linkage study
    Nayyereh Aminisani
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:e394-400. 2012
    ..Cervical screening registers hold comprehensive information on screening, but not country of birth. A linkage study was performed in order to assess cervical screening behavior in migrants...
  22. pmc Lifestyle factors and primary glioma and meningioma tumours in the Million Women Study cohort
    V S Benson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:185-90. 2008
    ..In conclusion, for women in the United Kingdom, the incidence of glioma or meningioma tumours increases with increasing height and increasing BMI...