Rachel E Neale

Summary

Affiliation: Queensland Cancer Fund
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Basal cell carcinoma on the trunk is associated with excessive sun exposure
    Rachel E Neale
    Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Queensland Cancer Fund, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:380-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and stability of antibodies to the BK and JC polyomaviruses: a long-term longitudinal study of Australians
    Annika Antonsson
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Gen Virol 91:1849-53. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Vitamin D status and skin cancer risk independent of time outdoors: 11-year prospective study in an Australian community
    Jolieke C van der Pols
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Invest Dermatol 133:637-41. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of basal cell carcinoma multiplicity and detailed anatomic distribution: longitudinal study of an Australian population
    Naomi M Richmond-Sinclair
    Cancer and Population Studies Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Invest Dermatol 129:323-8. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about Vitamin D and impact on sun protection practices among urban office workers in Brisbane, Australia
    Lan H Vu
    Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1784-9. 2010
  6. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of pigmentary characteristics, sun sensitivity, freckling and melanocytic nevi and risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin
    Mohammad Khalesi
    Department of Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia AusSun Research Lab, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Sun and Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:534-43. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence and stability of antibodies to 37 human papillomavirus types--a population-based longitudinal study
    Annika Antonsson
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Virology 407:26-32. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Cutaneous markers of photo-damage and risk of Basal cell carcinoma of the skin: a meta-analysis
    Mohammad Khalesi
    Authors Affiliations Department of Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Sun and Health AusSun Research Laboratory, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology and School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1483-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring behavioral interventions by questionnaires and prospective diaries: an example of sunscreen use
    Rachel E Neale
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Epidemiology 13:224-7. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Re: Human papillomavirus infection and incidence of squamous cell and basal cell carcinomas of the skin
    Lisa Hall
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1425-6. 2006

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Basal cell carcinoma on the trunk is associated with excessive sun exposure
    Rachel E Neale
    Viertel Centre for Research in Cancer Control, Queensland Cancer Fund, Spring Hill, Queensland, Australia
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:380-6. 2007
    ..We tested the hypothesis that the phenotypic determinants and patterns of sun exposure that give rise to BCC on the head and trunk vary in a way that explains the anomalous site distribution...
  2. doi request reprint Prevalence and stability of antibodies to the BK and JC polyomaviruses: a long-term longitudinal study of Australians
    Annika Antonsson
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Gen Virol 91:1849-53. 2010
    ..Thus, a single measure can be used as a reasonable indicator of long-term antibody status in epidemiological studies aiming to understand associations between polyomaviruses and disease...
  3. doi request reprint Vitamin D status and skin cancer risk independent of time outdoors: 11-year prospective study in an Australian community
    Jolieke C van der Pols
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Invest Dermatol 133:637-41. 2013
    ..Our findings do not indicate that the carcinogenicity of high sun exposure can be counteracted by high vitamin D status. High sun exposure is to be avoided as a means to achieve high vitamin D status...
  4. doi request reprint Incidence of basal cell carcinoma multiplicity and detailed anatomic distribution: longitudinal study of an Australian population
    Naomi M Richmond-Sinclair
    Cancer and Population Studies Unit, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Invest Dermatol 129:323-8. 2009
    ..We conclude that actual BCC tumor burden is much greater in the population than is apparent from normal incidence rates. Anatomic distribution of BCC is consistent with general levels of sun exposure across body sites...
  5. doi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about Vitamin D and impact on sun protection practices among urban office workers in Brisbane, Australia
    Lan H Vu
    Queensland University of Technology, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1784-9. 2010
    ..Sun exposure is the main source of vitamin D. Increasing scientific and media attention to the potential health benefits of sun exposure may lead to changes in sun exposure behaviors...
  6. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of pigmentary characteristics, sun sensitivity, freckling and melanocytic nevi and risk of basal cell carcinoma of the skin
    Mohammad Khalesi
    Department of Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia AusSun Research Lab, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Sun and Health, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol 37:534-43. 2013
    ..To calculate pooled risk estimates of the association between pigmentary characteristics and basal cell carcinoma (BCC) of the skin...
  7. doi request reprint Prevalence and stability of antibodies to 37 human papillomavirus types--a population-based longitudinal study
    Annika Antonsson
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Virology 407:26-32. 2010
    ..Seroprevalence to cutaneous HPV types are relatively stable over time, and a single measure can be used as a reasonable marker of long-term antibody status...
  8. doi request reprint Cutaneous markers of photo-damage and risk of Basal cell carcinoma of the skin: a meta-analysis
    Mohammad Khalesi
    Authors Affiliations Department of Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence in Sun and Health AusSun Research Laboratory, Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology and School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:1483-9. 2013
    ..This work highlights the relatively modest association between markers of chronic ultraviolet exposure and BCC. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev; 22(9); 1483-9. ©2013 AACR. ..
  9. ncbi request reprint Measuring behavioral interventions by questionnaires and prospective diaries: an example of sunscreen use
    Rachel E Neale
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Epidemiology 13:224-7. 2002
    ..Diaries are used to measure behavior in intervention trials, despite the tendency of diaries to overestimate adherence...
  10. ncbi request reprint Re: Human papillomavirus infection and incidence of squamous cell and basal cell carcinomas of the skin
    Lisa Hall
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1425-6. 2006
  11. ncbi request reprint Calcium, diet and fracture risk: a prospective study of 1898 incident fractures among 34 696 British women and men
    Timothy J Key
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Public Health Nutr 10:1314-20. 2007
    ..The risk factors for fractures are incompletely understood. An outstanding question concerns the optimal amount of dietary calcium needed to minimise the risk of fracture...
  12. ncbi request reprint Long-term increase in sunscreen use in an Australian community after a skin cancer prevention trial
    Jolieke C van der Pols
    Longitudinal Studies Unit, School of Population Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Prev Med 42:171-6. 2006
    ..In a high-risk community, we assessed long-term sunscreen use among people who had participated in a randomized trial of daily sunscreen application for prevention of skin cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal analysis of the effect of prenatal nicotine exposure on subsequent smoking behavior of offspring
    Kate H Roberts
    Cancer Research UK, General Practice Research Group, Department of Clinical Pharmacology, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Nicotine Tob Res 7:801-8. 2005
    ..Further investigation in larger studies with greater detail of factors shaping smoking in childhood and adulthood and biochemically verified outcome measures would be desirable to clarify the relationship...
  14. ncbi request reprint The effects of twins, parity and age at first birth on cancer risk in Swedish women
    Rachel E Neale
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Twin Res Hum Genet 8:156-62. 2005
    ..These findings lend weight to the hypothesis that hormonal factors influence the etiology of colorectal cancer in women, but argue against any strong effect of hormones on the development of melanoma or tumors of the thyroid...
  15. ncbi request reprint Childhood and adult cancer in twins: evidence from the Utah genealogy
    Rachel E Neale
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1236-40. 2005
    ..Mothers of twins have higher estrogen levels during pregnancy than mothers of singletons, therefore, assessment of cancer risk in twins may be informative...
  16. ncbi request reprint Twinning and the incidence of breast and gynecological cancers (United States)
    Rachel E Neale
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 15:829-35. 2004
    ..21). Conversely the risk of cervical cancer was higher among twin mothers (RR = 1.78, 95% CI 0.88-3.52). This latter finding supports previous data suggesting that reproductive hormones act as cofactors in the etiology of cervical cancer...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sun exposure as a risk factor for nuclear cataract
    Rachel E Neale
    Population Studies and Human Genetics Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Epidemiology 14:707-12. 2003
    ..Cataracts are the leading cause of blindness and visual impairment throughout the world. An association of sun exposure with cortical cataract has been well established, but the association with nuclear cataract remains unclear...
  18. ncbi request reprint Sun protection messages, vitamin D and skin cancer: out of the frying pan and into the fire?
    Monika Janda
    Med J Aust 186:52-4. 2007