Anne E Cust

Summary

Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Validity and repeatability of the EPIC physical activity questionnaire: a validation study using accelerometers as an objective measure
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:33. 2008
  2. doi Physical activity and gynecologic cancer prevention
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 1, 723 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Recent Results Cancer Res 186:159-85. 2011
  3. pmc Sunbed use during adolescence and early adulthood is associated with increased risk of early-onset melanoma
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Cancer 128:2425-35. 2011
  4. doi Total dietary carbohydrate, sugar, starch and fibre intakes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    A E Cust
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S37-60. 2009
  5. pmc Population-based, case-control-family design to investigate genetic and environmental influences on melanoma risk: Australian Melanoma Family Study
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 1, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1541-54. 2009
  6. ncbi Dietary carbohydrates, glycemic index, glycemic load, and endometrial cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 166:912-23. 2007
  7. ncbi Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
  8. doi Early-life sun exposure and risk of melanoma before age 40 years
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic MEGA Epidemiology, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 22:885-97. 2011
  9. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, plasma lipid, lipoprotein and glucose levels, and endometrial cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:755-67. 2007
  10. doi MC1R genotypes and risk of melanoma before age 40 years: a population-based case-control-family study
    Anne E Cust
    Cancer Epidemiology and Services Research, Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E269-81. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Validity and repeatability of the EPIC physical activity questionnaire: a validation study using accelerometers as an objective measure
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 5:33. 2008
    ..We examined the validity and long-term repeatability of total physical activity measurements estimated from the past-year recall EPIC questionnaire, using accelerometers as an objective reference measure...
  2. doi Physical activity and gynecologic cancer prevention
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 1, 723 Swanston Street, Melbourne, Vic, 3010, Australia
    Recent Results Cancer Res 186:159-85. 2011
    ..2003; Waggoner 2003). We review the findings from epidemiologic studies that have examined the associations of physical activity with gynecologic cancers, and the biologic mechanisms that might mediate the associations...
  3. pmc Sunbed use during adolescence and early adulthood is associated with increased risk of early-onset melanoma
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Int J Cancer 128:2425-35. 2011
    ..Sunbed use is associated with increased risk of early-onset melanoma, with risk increasing with greater use, an earlier age at first use and for earlier onset disease...
  4. doi Total dietary carbohydrate, sugar, starch and fibre intakes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    A E Cust
    Dietary Exposure Assessment Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S37-60. 2009
    ..To describe dietary carbohydrate intakes and their food sources among 27 centres in 10 countries participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study...
  5. pmc Population-based, case-control-family design to investigate genetic and environmental influences on melanoma risk: Australian Melanoma Family Study
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic, and Analytic Epidemiology, School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Level 1, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1541-54. 2009
    ..The authors discuss methodological and analytical issues related to the study design and conduct, as well as the potentially novel insights the study can deliver...
  6. ncbi Dietary carbohydrates, glycemic index, glycemic load, and endometrial cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 166:912-23. 2007
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  7. ncbi Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
    ..The reduction of endometrial cancer risk observed among postmenopausal women does not have direct public health relevance since cigarette smoking is the main known risk factor for cancer...
  8. doi Early-life sun exposure and risk of melanoma before age 40 years
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic MEGA Epidemiology, Melbourne School of Population Health, University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 22:885-97. 2011
    ..To examine associations between early-life sun exposure and risk of invasive cutaneous melanoma diagnosed between ages 18 and 39 years...
  9. ncbi Metabolic syndrome, plasma lipid, lipoprotein and glucose levels, and endometrial cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:755-67. 2007
    ..01). None of the associations differed significantly by fasting status. These findings suggest that metabolic abnormalities and obesity may act synergistically to increase endometrial cancer risk...
  10. doi MC1R genotypes and risk of melanoma before age 40 years: a population-based case-control-family study
    Anne E Cust
    Cancer Epidemiology and Services Research, Sydney School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E269-81. 2012
    ..Some MC1R variants are important determinants of early-onset melanoma. The strength of association with melanoma differs according to the type and number of variants...
  11. pmc Methodological challenges in the application of the glycemic index in epidemiological studies using data from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Marit M E van Bakel
    Nutritional and Database Resource Team, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 63372 Lyon, France
    J Nutr 139:568-75. 2009
    ..80). A more consistent methodology to attribute GI values to foods and validated DQ is needed to derive meaningful GI/GL estimates for nutritional epidemiology...
  12. ncbi Serum levels of C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and endometrial cancer risk; results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 120:2656-64. 2007
    ..bottom quartile = 1.28 [95% CI 0.67-2.45], p(trend) = 0.42. Our results provide modest support to the hypothesis that hyperinsulinaemia is a risk factor for endometrial cancer...
  13. doi The influence of overweight and insulin resistance on breast cancer risk and tumour stage at diagnosis: a prospective study
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for MEGA Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 113:567-76. 2009
    ..This prospective study suggests that BMI, leptin and HbA1c influence breast tumour initiation and progression...
  14. ncbi Physical activity and endometrial cancer risk: a review of the current evidence, biologic mechanisms and the quality of physical activity assessment methods
    Anne E Cust
    School of Public Health, University of Sydney, and Sydney Cancer Centre, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 18:243-58. 2007
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  15. doi The association between dietary macronutrient intake and the prevalence of the metabolic syndrome
    Michael R Skilton
    Human Nutrition Research Centre CRNH, Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France
    Br J Nutr 100:400-7. 2008
    ..10 for one to three drinks and P = 0.29 for >three drinks). Thus, a diet high in carbohydrates, low in fat and protein, with low-to-moderate alcohol intake, is associated with a reduced prevalence of the metabolic syndrome...
  16. doi Melanoma risk for CDKN2A mutation carriers who are relatives of population-based case carriers in Australia and the UK
    Anne E Cust
    Center for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, Melbourne School of Population Health, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia
    J Med Genet 48:266-72. 2011
    ..CDKN2A mutations confer a substantial risk of cutaneous melanoma; however, the magnitude of risk is uncertain...
  17. doi Self-reported confidence in recall as a predictor of validity and repeatability of physical activity questionnaire data
    Anne E Cust
    Centre for Physical Activity and Health, School of Public Health, The University of Sydney, Sydney, Australia
    Epidemiology 20:433-41. 2009
    ..Self-reported confidence ratings have been used in other research disciplines as a tool to assess data quality, and may be useful in epidemiologic studies...
  18. ncbi Plasma adiponectin levels and endometrial cancer risk in pre- and postmenopausal women
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 69372 Lyon, France
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:255-63. 2007
    ..Adiponectin, an adipocytokine secreted by adipose tissue, is decreased in obesity, insulin resistance, type 2 diabetes, and polycystic ovary syndrome, all of which are well-established risk factors for endometrial cancer...