Allan Jensen

Summary

Affiliation: Danish Cancer Society
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Performance of diagnostic mammography differs in the United States and Denmark
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 127:1905-12. 2010
  2. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Intake of alcohol may modify the risk for non-melanoma skin cancer: results of a large Danish prospective cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen O, Denmark
    J Invest Dermatol 132:2718-26. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Use of fertility drugs and risk of uterine cancer: results from a large Danish population-based cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1408-14. 2009
  5. pmc Use of fertility drugs and risk of ovarian cancer: Danish Population Based Cohort Study
    Allan Jensen
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 338:b249. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer and gynecologic cancers in a large population of nearly 50,000 infertile Danish women
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:49-57. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer after exposure to fertility drugs: results from a large Danish cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1400-7. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Risk of ovarian cancer in women with first-degree relatives with cancer
    Marie Soegaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:449-56. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported family history of cancer in a large case-control study of ovarian cancer
    Marie Soegaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 19:469-79. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance of combined clinical mammography and needle biopsy: a nationwide study from Denmark
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    APMIS 114:884-92. 2006

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Performance of diagnostic mammography differs in the United States and Denmark
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 127:1905-12. 2010
    ..Performance of community-based diagnostic mammography settings varied markedly between the 2 countries, indicating that it can be further optimized...
  2. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
    ..Because OC and ovarian borderline tumor histologic types differ genetically, molecularly and clinically, large numbers are needed to estimate risk associations...
  3. doi request reprint Intake of alcohol may modify the risk for non-melanoma skin cancer: results of a large Danish prospective cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen O, Denmark
    J Invest Dermatol 132:2718-26. 2012
    ..Our findings indicate that alcohol intake may increase the risk for BCC, but the relations seemed to depend on beverage type...
  4. doi request reprint Use of fertility drugs and risk of uterine cancer: results from a large Danish population-based cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1408-14. 2009
    ..Gonadotropins, and possibly clomiphene and human chorionic gonadotropin, may increase the risk of uterine cancer, with higher doses and longer follow-up leading to greater risk...
  5. pmc Use of fertility drugs and risk of ovarian cancer: Danish Population Based Cohort Study
    Allan Jensen
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 338:b249. 2009
    ..To examine the effects of fertility drugs on overall risk of ovarian cancer using data from a large cohort of infertile women...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer and gynecologic cancers in a large population of nearly 50,000 infertile Danish women
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 168:49-57. 2008
    ..However, since these results could not distinguish the effects of underlying infertility from the effects of fertility treatment, additional studies are needed to disentangle the effects of these two factors...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer after exposure to fertility drugs: results from a large Danish cohort study
    Allan Jensen
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1400-7. 2007
    ..Using data from the largest cohort of infertile women to date, the aim of this study was to examine the effects of fertility drugs on breast cancer risk overall and according to histologic subtypes...
  8. doi request reprint Risk of ovarian cancer in women with first-degree relatives with cancer
    Marie Soegaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 88:449-56. 2009
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-reported family history of cancer in a large case-control study of ovarian cancer
    Marie Soegaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 19:469-79. 2008
    ..To evaluate the reliability of self-reported family history of cancer in first-degree female relatives and to examine possible determinants of accurate reporting...
  10. ncbi request reprint Performance of combined clinical mammography and needle biopsy: a nationwide study from Denmark
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    APMIS 114:884-92. 2006
    ..In discordant cases, our results showed that any of the two tests with a suspicious or malignant result indicated a high risk of cancer, and excisional diagnostic biopsy therefore still has an important role to play...
  11. doi request reprint Hospital contact for mental disorders in survivors of childhood cancer and their siblings in Denmark: a population-based cohort study
    Lasse Wegener Lund
    Survivorship, Danish Cancer Society Research Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Lancet Oncol 14:971-80. 2013
    ..However, little is known about how cancers can affect mental health in the siblings of these patients. We aimed to assess the long-term risks of mental disorders in survivors of childhood cancer and their siblings...
  12. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone use and the risk of skin cancer: a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    Aslak Harbo Poulsen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 178:190-7. 2013
    ..54, 2.00). A similar risk pattern was seen among women, though it was based on smaller numbers. In this large, population-based cohort study, little evidence of an increased skin cancer risk was observed among mobile phone users. ..
  13. ncbi request reprint Use of analgesic drugs and risk of ovarian cancer: results from a Danish case-control study
    Henriette B Ammundsen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 91:1094-102. 2012
    ..We examined the association between analgesic use and risk of ovarian cancer. In addition, we examined whether the association differed according to histological types...
  14. ncbi request reprint Depth of cervical cone removed by loop electrosurgical excision procedure and subsequent risk of spontaneous preterm delivery
    Bugge Noehr
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 114:1232-8. 2009
    ..To investigate the association between cone depth of the loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) of the cervix and subsequent risk of spontaneous preterm delivery...
  15. doi request reprint Performance of systematic and non-systematic ('opportunistic') screening mammography: a comparative study from Denmark
    Kristine Bihrmann
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Øster Farimagsgade 5, opg B, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    J Med Screen 15:23-6. 2008
    ..Evaluation and comparison of the performance of organized and opportunistic screening mammography...
  16. doi request reprint Malignant melanoma risk after exposure to fertility drugs: results from a large Danish cohort study
    Charlotte Gerd Hannibal
    Department of Viruses, Hormones and Cancer, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 19:759-65. 2008
    ..The aim was to examine the effects of fertility drugs on malignant melanoma risk using data from the largest cohort of infertile women to date...
  17. ncbi request reprint Social inequality and incidence of and survival from cancer of the female genital organs in a population-based study in Denmark, 1994-2003
    Kirsten Egebjerg Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 44:2003-17. 2008
    ..Socioeconomic position seemed to affect both the incidence of and the survival from cancers of the female genital organs...
  18. doi request reprint Does educational level determine screening participation?
    My von Euler-Chelpin
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:273-8. 2008
    ..Never use' was not inversely associated with the level of education, but showed a U-shaped association, even when use of breast imaging outside organized screening was taken into account...
  19. ncbi request reprint Divorce or end of cohabitation among Danish women evaluated for fertility problems
    Trille Kjaer
    Department of Survivorship, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:269-76. 2014
    ..We investigated the likelihood of ending a relationship among women who did not have a child after a fertility evaluation...
  20. doi request reprint Increased risk for cancer among offspring of women with fertility problems
    Marie Hargreave
    Unit of Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 133:1180-6. 2013
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of ovarian cancer: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Louise Baandrup
    Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 92:245-55. 2013
    ..We performed a systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between NSAID use and ovarian cancer risk...
  22. ncbi request reprint Does hormone replacement therapy and use of oral contraceptives increase the risk of non-melanoma skin cancer?
    Fatima Birch-Johansen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 23:379-88. 2012
    ..We aimed to examine whether use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and oral contraceptives (OC) affect the risk of basal cell carcinoma (BCC) and squamous cell carcinoma (SCC) in women...
  23. ncbi request reprint Performance of clinical mammography: a nationwide study from Denmark
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen K, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 119:183-91. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that to increase the accuracy of clinical mammography at the community level, the presence of an experienced radiologist should be prioritized ahead of raising the clinic size...
  24. pmc Cigarette smoking and risk of ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 21 case-control studies
    Mette T Faber
    Unit of Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 24:989-1004. 2013
    ..In a large pooled analysis, we examined the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer associated with multiple measures of cigarette smoking with a focus on characterizing risks according to tumor behavior and histology...
  25. doi request reprint Pelvic inflammatory disease and risk of invasive ovarian cancer and ovarian borderline tumors
    Christina B Rasmussen
    Unit of Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1459-64. 2013
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the potential association between a history of pelvic inflammatory disease (PID) and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer or ovarian borderline tumors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Trends in the incidence of nonmelanoma skin cancer in Denmark 1978-2007: Rapid incidence increase among young Danish women
    Fatima Birch-Johansen
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 127:2190-8. 2010
    ..Our findings underline the need for improved preventive strategies to hamper the increasing NMSC incidence...
  27. ncbi request reprint Use of dairy products, lactose, and calcium and risk of ovarian cancer - results from a Danish case-control study
    Mette T Faber
    Institute of Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Oncol 51:454-64. 2012
    ..Using data from a large Danish population-based case-control study we here further examined the association between dairy consumption, lactose, and calcium and risk of overall ovarian cancer and histological types of ovarian cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Do pregnant women still smoke? A study of smoking patterns among 261,029 primiparous women in Denmark 1997-2005
    Kirsten Egebjerg Jensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen O, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 87:760-7. 2008
    ..Describe smoking patterns in pregnancy in Denmark from 1997 to 2005 and make comparisons with the other Nordic countries, and further to analyze the influence of socio-demographic factors on smoking patterns in pregnancy...
  29. ncbi request reprint Different risk factor profiles for mucinous and nonmucinous ovarian cancer: results from the Danish MALOVA study
    Marie Soegaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society Rigshospitalet, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1160-6. 2007
    ..The aim of the study was to examine the overall risk factors for epithelial ovarian cancer and according to histologic subtypes...
  30. ncbi request reprint Loop electrosurgical excision of the cervix and subsequent risk for spontaneous preterm delivery: a population-based study of singleton deliveries during a 9-year period
    Bugge Noehr
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Juliane Marie Centre, Rigshospitalet, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 201:33.e1-6. 2009
    ..Our aim was to assess the association between loop electrosurgical excision procedure (LEEP) and the subsequent risk for spontaneous preterm delivery, with the use of population-based data from various nationwide registries...
  31. ncbi request reprint Do nonattenders in mammography screening programmes seek mammography elsewhere?
    Allan Jensen
    Institute of Public Health, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen N, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 113:464-70. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint [HPV infection might play a role in the development of non-melanoma skin cancer in immunocompetent individuals]
    Fatima Birch-Johansen
    Afdeling for Virus, Hormoner og Kræft, Institut for Epidemiologisk Kræftforskning, Kræftens Bekæmpelse, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 København Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 174:413-7. 2012
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Fertility treatment and childhood cancer risk: a systematic meta-analysis
    Marie Hargreave
    Virus, Lifestyle, and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Fertil Steril 100:150-61. 2013
    ..To clarify the association between fertility treatment and the risk for cancer in children...
  34. doi request reprint Suicide in Danish women evaluated for fertility problems
    Trille Kristina Kjaer
    Department of Psychosocial Cancer Research, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Hum Reprod 26:2401-7. 2011
    ..The authors investigated whether women who do not succeed in having a child after an infertility evaluation are at a higher risk of suicide than women who succeed in having a child after an infertility evaluation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Loop electrosurgical excision of the cervix and risk for spontaneous preterm delivery in twin pregnancies
    Bugge Noehr
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Obstet Gynecol 114:511-5. 2009
    ....
  36. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking in pregnancy and risk for congenital malformations: results of a Danish register-based cohort study
    Mimmi Leite
    Virus, Lifestyle and Genes, Danish Cancer Society Research Centre, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 93:825-34. 2014
    ..To examine the association between maternal smoking during pregnancy and risk for congenital malformations...
  37. pmc Multiple independent variants at the TERT locus are associated with telomere length and risks of breast and ovarian cancer
    Stig E Bojesen
    Copenhagen General Population Study, Herlev Hospital, Copenhagen University Hospital, University of Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Nat Genet 45:371-84, 384e1-2. 2013
    ..3 × 10(-11)) cancer risks but not via altered telomere length. The cancer risk alleles of rs2242652 and rs10069690, respectively, increase silencing and generate a truncated TERT splice variant...
  38. doi request reprint Reproductive history and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Nete Munk Nielsen
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 22:546-52. 2011
    ..It has been suggested that reproductive factors may be involved in the etiology of multiple sclerosis (MS). We studied associations of reproductive history with MS risk in a population-based setting...