Lisbeth Bertelsen

Summary

Affiliation: Danish Cancer Society
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk for breast cancer among women with endometriosis
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 120:1372-5. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of systemic adjuvant treatment on risk for contralateral breast cancer in the Women's Environment, Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Study
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:32-40. 2008
  3. doi request reprint Benign breast disease among first-degree relatives of young breast cancer patients
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:261-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Age-specific incidence of breast cancer in breast cancer survivors and their first-degree relatives
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 20:175-80. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in first-degree relatives of a population-based set of cases of early-onset breast cancer
    Rajesh Rawal
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 42:3034-40. 2006
  6. pmc Risk for contralateral breast cancer among carriers of the CHEK2*1100delC mutation in the WECARE Study
    L Mellemkjaer
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 98:728-33. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives, postmenopausal hormones, and risk of asynchronous bilateral breast cancer: the WECARE Study Group
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1411-8. 2008

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Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk for breast cancer among women with endometriosis
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 120:1372-5. 2007
    ..The increased risk associated with endometriosis among postmenopausal women may be due to common risk factors between postmenopausal endometriosis and breast cancer or an altered endogenous estrogen...
  2. ncbi request reprint Effect of systemic adjuvant treatment on risk for contralateral breast cancer in the Women's Environment, Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Study
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:32-40. 2008
    ..However, less is known about how long the risk is reduced and the impact of factors such as age and menopausal status...
  3. doi request reprint Benign breast disease among first-degree relatives of young breast cancer patients
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:261-7. 2008
    ..A genetic link between benign breast disease and breast cancer was indicated by our data but needs to be confirmed in future studies...
  4. doi request reprint Age-specific incidence of breast cancer in breast cancer survivors and their first-degree relatives
    Lisbeth Bertelsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 20:175-80. 2009
    ..We attempted to test this hypothesis in the Danish population with cancer registry data...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence in first-degree relatives of a population-based set of cases of early-onset breast cancer
    Rajesh Rawal
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 42:3034-40. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Risk for contralateral breast cancer among carriers of the CHEK2*1100delC mutation in the WECARE Study
    L Mellemkjaer
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 98:728-33. 2008
    ..However, the sampling variability was such that modest increases in risk could not be excluded. Nonetheless, because this is a rare mutation, it is unlikely to explain a major fraction of CBC in the population...
  7. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives, postmenopausal hormones, and risk of asynchronous bilateral breast cancer: the WECARE Study Group
    Jane C Figueiredo
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:1411-8. 2008
    ..To investigate whether oral contraceptive (OC) use and postmenopausal hormones (PMH) are associated with an increased risk of developing asynchronous bilateral breast cancer among women diagnosed with breast cancer younger than 55 years...