Joachim Schüz

Summary

Affiliation: Danish Cancer Society
Country: Denmark

Publications

  1. pmc Conduct of a personal radiofrequency electromagnetic field measurement study: proposed study protocol
    Martin Röösli
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, Basel, 4051, Switzerland
    Environ Health 9:23. 2010
  2. pmc Feasibility of a cohort study on health risks caused by occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, Universitatsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    Environ Health 8:23. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Birthweight by gestational age and childhood cancer
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 18:655-63. 2007
  4. pmc Molar pregnancy and childhood cancer: a population-based linkage study from Denmark
    J Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 97:986-8. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Electromagnetic fields and epidemiology: an overview inspired by the fourth course at the International School of Bioelectromagnetics
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bioelectromagnetics 30:511-24. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Mobile phone use as a risk factor for affection of the central nerve system--secondary publication]
    Joachim Schüz
    Institut for Epidemiologisk Kraftforskning, Kraftens Bekampelse, DK 2100 Kobenhavn Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:3268-71. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to electromagnetic fields and the risk of childhood leukaemia: a review
    J Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 132:202-11. 2008
  8. pmc Risks for central nervous system diseases among mobile phone subscribers: a Danish retrospective cohort study
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 4:e4389. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Lost in laterality: interpreting ''preferred side of the head during mobile phone use and risk of brain tumour'' associations
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 37:664-7. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Nighttime exposure to electromagnetic fields and childhood leukemia: an extended pooled analysis
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 166:263-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications56

  1. pmc Conduct of a personal radiofrequency electromagnetic field measurement study: proposed study protocol
    Martin Röösli
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, Socinstrasse 57, Basel, 4051, Switzerland
    Environ Health 9:23. 2010
    ..As a result, observed differences in exposure levels between study populations may not reflect real exposure differences but may be in part, or wholly due to methodological differences...
  2. pmc Feasibility of a cohort study on health risks caused by occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields
    Jürgen Breckenkamp
    Department of Epidemiology and International Public Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, Bielefeld University, Universitatsstrasse 25, 33615 Bielefeld, Germany
    Environ Health 8:23. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the feasibility of performing a cohort study on health risks from occupational exposure to radiofrequency electromagnetic fields (RF-EMF) in Germany...
  3. ncbi request reprint Birthweight by gestational age and childhood cancer
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 18:655-63. 2007
    ....
  4. pmc Molar pregnancy and childhood cancer: a population-based linkage study from Denmark
    J Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Br J Cancer 97:986-8. 2007
    ..We observed a relative risk of 1.40 (95% confidence interval; 0.86-2.16) for cancers diagnosed under the age 20 in 6192 offspring of 3431 mothers with a molar pregnancy, indicating it is not a major determinant of childhood cancer...
  5. doi request reprint Electromagnetic fields and epidemiology: an overview inspired by the fourth course at the International School of Bioelectromagnetics
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bioelectromagnetics 30:511-24. 2009
    ..In conclusion, epidemiological studies conducted with appropriate diligence can play a key role in finding the answers...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Mobile phone use as a risk factor for affection of the central nerve system--secondary publication]
    Joachim Schüz
    Institut for Epidemiologisk Kraftforskning, Kraftens Bekampelse, DK 2100 Kobenhavn Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 171:3268-71. 2009
    ..No associations were seen for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, multiple sclerosis or epilepsy in women...
  7. doi request reprint Exposure to electromagnetic fields and the risk of childhood leukaemia: a review
    J Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 132:202-11. 2008
    ..Studies on mobile phone use and leukaemia risk in adolescents and young adults may be indicated...
  8. pmc Risks for central nervous system diseases among mobile phone subscribers: a Danish retrospective cohort study
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 4:e4389. 2009
    ..Identification of the factors that result in a healthy cohort might be of interest for elucidation of the etiology of these diseases...
  9. doi request reprint Lost in laterality: interpreting ''preferred side of the head during mobile phone use and risk of brain tumour'' associations
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 37:664-7. 2009
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Nighttime exposure to electromagnetic fields and childhood leukemia: an extended pooled analysis
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 166:263-9. 2007
    ..These results do not support the hypotheses that nighttime measures are more appropriate; hence, the observed association between ELF EMF and childhood leukemia still lacks a plausible explanation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cellular telephone use and cancer risk: update of a nationwide Danish cohort
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1707-13. 2006
    ..The widespread use of cellular telephones has heightened concerns about possible adverse health effects. The objective of this study was to investigate cancer risk among Danish cellular telephone users who were followed for up to 21 years...
  12. ncbi request reprint Implications from epidemiologic studies on magnetic fields and the risk of childhood leukemia on protection guidelines
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, The Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Health Phys 92:642-8. 2007
    ..However, there are important lessons to learn, either with respect to the etiology of childhood leukemia or with respect to the need for improving epidemiological methods for the identification of presumably weak associations...
  13. ncbi request reprint A comparison of self-reported cellular telephone use with subscriber data: agreement between the two methods and implications for risk estimation
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bioelectromagnetics 28:130-6. 2007
    ..These limitations can be minimized in prospective follow-up studies...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mobile phone use and exposures in children
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics IMBEI, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Bioelectromagnetics . 2005
    ..As long as adverse health effects cannot be ruled out with some degree of certainty, it appears to be appropriate to instruct children and their parents about a prudent use of MPs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Radiofrequency electromagnetic fields emitted from base stations of DECT cordless phones and the risk of glioma and meningioma (Interphone Study Group, Germany)
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, D 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Radiat Res 166:116-9. 2006
    ..Although the study was limited due to the small number of exposed subjects, it is still a first indication that residential low-level exposure to RF EMFs may not pose a higher risk of brain tumors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cellular phones, cordless phones, and the risks of glioma and meningioma (Interphone Study Group, Germany)
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 163:512-20. 2006
    ..In conclusion, no overall increased risk of glioma or meningioma was observed among these cellular phone users; however, for long-term cellular phone users, results need to be confirmed before firm conclusions can be drawn...
  17. ncbi request reprint The "Mainzer EMF-Wachhund": results from a watchdog project on self-reported health complaints attributed to exposure to electromagnetic fields
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics, University of Mainz, Germany
    Bioelectromagnetics 27:280-7. 2006
    ..As a large number of subjects did not classify themselves as EH and reported very specific links between exposure and symptoms, they may provide a very distinct and interesting group for future research...
  18. pmc Use of mobile phones and risk of brain tumours: update of Danish cohort study
    Patrizia Frei
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    BMJ 343:d6387. 2011
    ..To investigate the risk of tumours in the central nervous system among Danish mobile phone subscribers...
  19. doi 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. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Medical exposure to ionising radiation and the risk of brain tumours: Interphone study group, Germany
    Maria Blettner
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, Obere Zahlbacher Strasse 69, 55131 Mainz, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 43:1990-8. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to investigate the association between medically or occupationally related exposure to ionising radiation and brain tumours...
  21. doi request reprint Is there any interaction between domestic radon exposure and air pollution from traffic in relation to childhood leukemia risk?
    Elvira Vaclavik Bräuner
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1961-4. 2010
    ..In a recent population-based case-control study using 2,400 cases of childhood cancer, we found a statistically significant association between residential radon and acute lymphoblastic leukemia risk...
  22. doi request reprint An evaluation of exposure metrics in an epidemiologic study on radio and television broadcast transmitters and the risk of childhood leukemia
    Sven Schmiedel
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bioelectromagnetics 30:81-91. 2009
    ..Thus, calculated RF-EMF is confirmed to be an appropriate exposure metric in large-scale epidemiological studies on broadcast transmitters...
  23. doi request reprint Social inequality and incidence of and survival from lung cancer in a population-based study in Denmark, 1994-2003
    Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 44:1989-95. 2008
    ..The relative 5-year survival after lung cancer was similarly low in most groups, 8% for men and 9% for women, except for groups of patients living in small apartments, with unknown tenure or schizophrenia and for divorced or single men...
  24. doi request reprint Time trends in brain tumor incidence rates in Denmark, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, 1974-2003
    Isabelle Deltour
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1721-4. 2009
    ..2% to 4.4%) among women. No change in incidence trends were observed from 1998 to 2003, the time when possible associations between mobile phone use and cancer risk would be informative about an induction period of 5-10 years...
  25. doi request reprint Socioeconomic position and surgery for early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer: A population-based study in Denmark
    Laila Kærgaard Starr
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Danish Cancer Society, 49 Strandboulevarden, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Lung Cancer 79:262-9. 2013
    ..To examine possible associations between socioeconomic position and surgical treatment of patients with early-stage non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  26. doi request reprint Social inequality and incidence of and survival from cancer in a population-based study in Denmark, 1994-2003: Background, aims, material and methods
    Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 44:1938-49. 2008
    ..22 million persons, yielding almost 26 million person-years and 147,973 cancers. In this paper, we provide a detailed description of the indicators and the statistical methods, and we discuss the strengths and limitations of our approach...
  27. ncbi request reprint Exposure to magnetic fields and survival after diagnosis of childhood leukemia: a German cohort study
    Anne Louise Svendsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1167-71. 2007
    ..S. study. In all, the evidence is still based on small numbers, and a biological mechanism to explain the findings is not known...
  28. doi request reprint An international prospective cohort study of mobile phone users and health (Cosmos): design considerations and enrolment
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:37-43. 2011
    ..The evidence from epidemiological studies published to date have not been consistent and, in particular, further studies are required to identify whether longer term (well beyond 10 years) RF exposure might pose some health risk...
  29. doi request reprint Incidence of childhood central nervous system tumors in the Nordic countries
    Lisbeth Samsø Schmidt
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 56:65-9. 2011
    ..Large geographical and temporal variations in the incidence rates of CNS tumors have been reported. Increasing incidence rates would be a public health concern, as they might indicate increased exposure to environmental risk factors...
  30. doi request reprint Estimating associations of mobile phone use and brain tumours taking into account laterality: a comparison and theoretical evaluation of applied methods
    Kirsten Frederiksen
    Statistics, Bioinformatics and Registry, Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Stat Med 31:3681-92. 2012
    ....
  31. doi request reprint Social inequality in incidence of and survival from cancer in a population-based study in Denmark, 1994-2003: Summary of findings
    Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Eur J Cancer 44:2074-85. 2008
    ..Our study shows that inequalities in cancer incidence and survival must be addressed in all aspects of public health, with interventions both to reduce incidence and to prolong survival...
  32. pmc Risk for leukaemia and brain and breast cancer among Danish utility workers: a second follow-up
    Christoffer Johansen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Occup Environ Med 64:782-4. 2007
    ..To update a study of risks for leukaemia, brain cancer and breast cancer in a Danish nationwide, population-based cohort of utility employees...
  33. doi request reprint Statistical power of disease cluster and clustering tests for rare diseases: a simulation study of point sources
    Sven Schmiedel
    Institute for Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Spat Spatiotemporal Epidemiol 3:235-42. 2012
    ..In conclusion, spatial aggregation does not necessarily blur a clustering effect; this depends on the nature of clustering and the aggregated units...
  34. doi request reprint Analysis of three-dimensional SAR distributions emitted by mobile phones in an epidemiological perspective
    Isabelle Deltour
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Bioelectromagnetics 32:634-43. 2011
    ....
  35. doi request reprint Childhood leukemia in relation to radio frequency electromagnetic fields in the vicinity of TV and radio broadcast transmitters
    Hiltrud Merzenich
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University Mainz, 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 168:1169-78. 2008
    ..65, 1.67) among children living within 2 km of the nearest broadcast transmitter compared with those living at a distance of 10-<15 km. The data did not show any elevated risks of childhood leukemia associated with RF-EMFs...
  36. ncbi request reprint Cellular telephone use and risk of acoustic neuroma
    Helle Collatz Christensen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Am J Epidemiol 159:277-83. 2004
    ..The results of this prospective, population-based, nationwide study, which included a large number of long-term users of cellular telephones, do not support an association between cell phone use and risk of acoustic neuroma...
  37. doi request reprint Mortality among participants and non-participants in a prospective cohort study
    Signe Benzon Larsen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:837-45. 2012
    ..Clear differences in mortality from all investigated causes of death were found between participants and non-participants, which persisted after up to 15 years of follow-up. Socioeconomic position had little effect on this result...
  38. ncbi request reprint Bias in studies of parental self-reported occupational exposure and childhood cancer
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute for Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Informatics IMBEI, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 158:710-6. 2003
    ..However, because future case-control studies will at least partially rely on questionnaire data, improvements including probing questions, better interview techniques, and validation studies are indicated...
  39. ncbi request reprint Medication use during pregnancy and the risk of childhood cancer in the offspring
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics IMBEI, Johannes Gutenberg University of Mainz, 55101, Mainz, Germany
    Eur J Pediatr 166:433-41. 2007
    ..In conclusion, these data indicate a potential influence of some maternal medication during pregnancy on the risk of childhood cancer in the offspring; however, no clear picture is seen...
  40. pmc Sociodemographic factors and vestibular schwannoma: a Danish nationwide cohort study
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Neuro Oncol 12:1291-9. 2010
    ..The magnitude of the differences in incidence rates across the groups of different socioeconomic indicators suggests a high potential for earlier diagnosis of VS by improving the awareness of early symptoms...
  41. doi request reprint Birth characteristics and Wilms tumors in children in the Nordic countries: a register-based case-control study
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 128:2166-73. 2011
    ..The higher risk of infants with low Apgar score might reflect hypoxia causing cell damage, adverse side effects of neonatal treatment or reverse causation as low Apgar score might indicate the presence of a tumor...
  42. doi request reprint Brain tumors in children and adolescents and exposure to animals and farm life: a multicenter case-control study (CEFALO)
    Jeppe Schultz Christensen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1463-73. 2012
    ....
  43. doi request reprint Spatial clustering and space-time clusters of leukemia among children in Germany, 1987-2007
    Sven Schmiedel
    Institute for Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Eur J Epidemiol 25:627-33. 2010
    ..The results of this study do not provide support for the hypothesis of an infectious or a spatial environmental etiology of childhood leukemia...
  44. doi request reprint Fetal growth, preterm birth, neonatal stress and risk for CNS tumors in children: a Nordic population- and register-based case-control study
    Lisbeth Samsø Schmidt
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, DK 2100 Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1042-52. 2010
    ..The peak incidence of central nervous system (CNS) tumors in childhood indicates that intrauterine or neonatal characteristics are potential risk factors or symptoms of early onset of disease...
  45. doi request reprint Distance from residence to power line and risk of childhood leukemia: a population-based case-control study in Denmark
    Camilla Pedersen
    Danish Cancer Society Research Center, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 25:171-7. 2014
    ..Our aim was to conduct a comparable study in an independent setting (Denmark)...
  46. doi request reprint Spatial clustering of leukemia and type 1 diabetes in children in Denmark
    Sven Schmiedel
    Institute for Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 22:849-57. 2011
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Domestic radon and childhood cancer in Denmark
    Ole Raaschou-Nielsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Epidemiology 19:536-43. 2008
    ..We tested the hypothesis that domestic radon exposure increases the risk for childhood cancer...
  48. doi request reprint Testicular germ cell cancer incidence in an immigration perspective, Denmark, 1978 to 2003
    Sven Schmiedel
    Department of Growth and Reproduction, Copenhagen University Hospital Rigshospitalet NES, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Urol 183:1378-82. 2010
    ..Since recently rate stabilization was suggested, we determined whether it is due to an increasing number of immigrants at lower risk for this cancer...
  49. ncbi request reprint Time trends in the incidence of acute lymphoblastic leukemia among children 1976-2002: a population-based Nordic study
    Anne Louise Svendsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Pediatr 151:548-50. 2007
    ..The incidence of acute lymphoblastic leukemia increased with the calendar period until 1983, and with the birth cohort until 1980, but incidence has been stable thereafter...
  50. ncbi request reprint [Social inequality and incidence of and survival from cancer in Denmark--secondary publication]
    Susanne Oksbjerg Dalton
    Kraeftens Bekaempelse, Institut for Epidemiologisk Kraeftforskning og Afdeling for Forebyggelse and Dokumentation, København Ø, Denmark
    Ugeskr Laeger 172:691-6. 2010
    ..Social inequality in the prognosis of most cancers was observed, with poorer relative survival related to fewer advantages, often most pronounced in the first year after diagnosis...
  51. doi request reprint Risk of neurological diseases among survivors of electric shocks: a nationwide cohort study, Denmark, 1968-2008
    Kathrine Grell
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Bioelectromagnetics 33:459-65. 2012
    ..These findings suggest an association between a single electric shock and increased risks for peripheral nerve diseases, migraines, vertigo, and epilepsy, but confirmation of these observations is needed...
  52. pmc Mobile phones and multiple sclerosis--a nationwide cohort study in Denmark
    Aslak Harbo Poulsen
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    PLoS ONE 7:e34453. 2012
    ..This deserves further attention, as does the increased long-term risk of MS among female subscribers, although small numbers and lack of consistency between genders prevent causal interpretation...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cellular telephone use among primary school children in Germany
    Eva Böhler
    Institute for Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University of Mainz, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:1043-50. 2004
    ..There is some concern about potential health risks of cellular telephone use to children. We assessed data on how many children own a cellular telephone and on how often they use it in a population-based sample...
  54. ncbi request reprint Atopic disease and childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute for Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University of Mainz, Mainz, Germany
    Int J Cancer 105:255-60. 2003
    ..Recall bias remains a concern, but sensitivity analysis provided some evidence that the protective effect is unlikely to be attributable to this bias in its entirety...
  55. doi request reprint Integrated genetic and epigenetic analysis of bladder cancer reveals an additive diagnostic value of FGFR3 mutations and hypermethylation events
    Reza R Serizawa
    Institute of Cancer Biology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 129:78-87. 2011
    ..These results suggest an inverse correlation between FGFR3 mutations and hypermethylation events, which may be used to improve noninvasive, DNA-based detection of bladder cancer...
  56. ncbi request reprint Non-response bias as a likely cause of the association between young maternal age at the time of delivery and the risk of cancer in the offspring
    Joachim Schüz
    Institute for Medical Biostatistics, Epidemiology and Informatics, University of Mainz, Germany
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:106-12. 2003
    ..Therefore, the choice of a representative control group as well as the achievement of an excellent response rate are of prime importance...