Raphaelle Varraso

Summary

Country: France

Publications

  1. pmc Prospective study of dietary fiber and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among US women and men
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM, U780 IFR69, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 171:776-84. 2010
  2. doi Assessment of dietary patterns in nutritional epidemiology: principal component analysis compared with confirmatory factor analysis
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM U1018 CESP, Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology Team Team 5, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1079-92. 2012
  3. doi Nutrition and asthma
    Raphaelle Varraso
    Inserm CESP U, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, Villejuif, France
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:201-10. 2012
  4. pmc Prospective study of diet and venous thromboembolism in US women and men
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology Team Team 5, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Epidemiol 175:114-26. 2012
  5. doi Farming in childhood, diet in adulthood and asthma history
    R Varraso
    INSERM CESP U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94 807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Eur Respir J 39:67-75. 2012
  6. doi Work related asthma. A causal analysis controlling the healthy worker effect
    Orianne Dumas
    INSERM, Center for research in Epidemiology and Population Heatlh CESP, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Occup Environ Med 70:603-10. 2013
  7. doi Environment and asthma in adults
    Nicole Le Moual
    INSERM, Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health CESP, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807 Villejuif, France University Paris Sud, UMRS 1018, 94807 Villejuif, France Electronic address
    Presse Med 42:e317-33. 2013
  8. pmc Are operating room nurses at higher risk of severe persistent asthma? The Nurses' Health Study
    Nicole Le Moual
    Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Universite Paris Sud 11, Villejuif, France
    J Occup Environ Med 55:973-7. 2013
  9. pmc Temporal asthma patterns using repeated questionnaires over 13 years in a large French cohort of women
    Margaux Sanchez
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e65090. 2013
  10. doi Domestic use of cleaning sprays and asthma activity in females
    Nicole Le Moual
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, Universite Paris Sud 11, UMRS1018, Villejuif, France
    Eur Respir J 40:1381-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Prospective study of dietary fiber and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease among US women and men
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM, U780 IFR69, Villejuif, France
    Am J Epidemiol 171:776-84. 2010
    ..lowest intake, relative risk = 0.77, 95% confidence interval: 0.59, 0.99; P(trend) = 0.04). These data suggest that a diet high in fiber, and possibly specifically cereal fiber, may reduce risk of developing COPD...
  2. doi Assessment of dietary patterns in nutritional epidemiology: principal component analysis compared with confirmatory factor analysis
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM U1018 CESP, Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology Team Team 5, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Clin Nutr 96:1079-92. 2012
    ..The authors proposed the alternative use of confirmatory factor analysis (CFA) to define such patterns...
  3. doi Nutrition and asthma
    Raphaelle Varraso
    Inserm CESP U, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, Villejuif, France
    Curr Allergy Asthma Rep 12:201-10. 2012
    ..Overall, findings underscore the importance of conducting prospective studies and clinical trials to better understand the role of diet in the etiology of asthma...
  4. pmc Prospective study of diet and venous thromboembolism in US women and men
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology Team Team 5, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Epidemiol 175:114-26. 2012
    ..For intakes of red and processed meat and trans fatty acids, no association was found in women, whereas a significant positive association was found in men. These results suggest a weak association between diet and the risk of VTE...
  5. doi Farming in childhood, diet in adulthood and asthma history
    R Varraso
    INSERM CESP U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94 807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Eur Respir J 39:67-75. 2012
    ..Results extend previous observations in younger cohorts on the protective role of contact with livestock and farming lifestyle on asthma, in particular during childhood...
  6. doi Work related asthma. A causal analysis controlling the healthy worker effect
    Orianne Dumas
    INSERM, Center for research in Epidemiology and Population Heatlh CESP, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Occup Environ Med 70:603-10. 2013
    ..The role of irritants in work-related asthma is disputed. We estimated the effect of occupational exposure on asthma expression in a longitudinal study, using marginal structural modelling to control for the healthy worker effect...
  7. doi Environment and asthma in adults
    Nicole Le Moual
    INSERM, Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health CESP, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807 Villejuif, France University Paris Sud, UMRS 1018, 94807 Villejuif, France Electronic address
    Presse Med 42:e317-33. 2013
    ..A better understanding of the complex interrelationships between socio-economic, nutritional, lifestyle and environmental conditions might help to study their joint and independent roles in asthma. ..
  8. pmc Are operating room nurses at higher risk of severe persistent asthma? The Nurses' Health Study
    Nicole Le Moual
    Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, INSERM, Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Universite Paris Sud 11, Villejuif, France
    J Occup Environ Med 55:973-7. 2013
    ..To assess the associations between operating room (OR) nursing, a category of health care workers at high risk of exposure to various inhaled agents, and asthma severity/control among women with asthma...
  9. pmc Temporal asthma patterns using repeated questionnaires over 13 years in a large French cohort of women
    Margaux Sanchez
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    PLoS ONE 8:e65090. 2013
    ..The "Inconsistent" pattern is a phenotype that may capture the variable expression of asthma. Repeated answers, even to a simple question, are too often neglected...
  10. doi Domestic use of cleaning sprays and asthma activity in females
    Nicole Le Moual
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, Universite Paris Sud 11, UMRS1018, Villejuif, France
    Eur Respir J 40:1381-9. 2012
    ..12 (1.27-3.54)) than in those reporting such avoidance (0.99 (0.53-1.85)). The common use of household cleaning sprays is positively associated with a high asthma symptom score, current asthma and poorly-controlled asthma in females...
  11. doi Cleaning sprays, household help and asthma among elderly women
    Annabelle Bédard
    INSERM, Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Population Health CESP, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, F 94807 Villejuif, France Univ Paris Sud, UMRS 1018, F 94807 Villejuif, France Electronic address
    Respir Med 108:171-80. 2014
    ..Household help might induce misclassification errors. The aim of the present analysis was to study associations between household exposure to cleaning sprays and current asthma in elderly women, taking into account household help...
  12. doi Plasma and exhaled breath condensate nitrite-nitrate level in relation to environmental exposures in adults in the EGEA study
    Marta Rava
    Respiratory and Environmental Epidemiology, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, INSERM, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, F 94807 Villejuif, France
    Nitric Oxide 27:169-75. 2012
    ..Results suggest that potential modifiable environmental and behavioral risk factors may modify NO(2)(-)/NO(3)(-) levels in plasma and EBC according to the route of exposure...
  13. pmc Postmenopausal hormone therapy and asthma onset in the E3N cohort
    Isabelle Romieu
    National Instituto of Public Health, Cuernavaca, Mexico 2INSERM, ER120 Université Paris Sud, Faculte de Medicine, IFR69 Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
    Thorax 65:292-7. 2010
    ..The only prospective study addressing this issue reports an increase in the risk of developing asthma which was similar for oestrogen alone and oestrogen/progestagen treatment...
  14. doi The epidemiology of cough
    Francine Kauffmann
    INSERM, CESP Centre for research in Epidemiology and Population Health, U1018, Respiratory and environmental epidemiology Team, 16, avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, F 94807, Villejuif, France
    Pulm Pharmacol Ther 24:289-94. 2011
    ..The association of cough with asthma and gender is described, together with its evolution over a 12-year period. The potential for genetic studies of cough is discussed...
  15. pmc Prospective study of cured meats consumption and risk of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in men
    Raphaelle Varraso
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:1438-45. 2007
    ..00; p(trend) = 0.002). In contrast to these findings, the consumption of cured meats was not associated with the risk of adult-onset asthma. These data suggest that cured meat may worsen the adverse effects of smoking on risk of COPD...
  16. pmc Not only training but also exposure to chlorinated compounds generates a response to oxidative stimuli in swimmers
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM U420, Faculte de Medecine, BP 184, 54505 Vandauvre leś Nancy, France
    Toxicol Ind Health 18:269-78. 2002
    ..Other athletes tend to have respiratory problems such as asthma, but the exposure to chlorinated compounds may increase the respiratory disease among swimmers...
  17. ncbi Phenotypic determinants of uncontrolled asthma
    Valerie Siroux
    INSERM, Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, U823, Institut Albert Bonniot, Grenoble, France
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 124:681-7.e3. 2009
    ..Although uncontrolled asthma remains frequent, determinants of asthma control are poorly studied...
  18. ncbi Asthma severity is associated with body mass index and early menarche in women
    Raphaelle Varraso
    INSERM U472, Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 16 Avenue Paul Vaillant Couturier, 94807 Villejuif Cedex, France
    Am J Respir Crit Care Med 171:334-9. 2005
    ..0001). The association between BMI and severity was stronger in women with early menarche than in women without early menarche (p interaction = 0.02). Findings support the hypothesis of hormonal factors involved in the severity of asthma...