P H Lahmann

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Affiliation: German Institute of Human Nutrition
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc Birth weight is associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk in Swedish women
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Cancer 91:1666-8. 2004
  2. pmc Long-term weight change and breast cancer risk: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal 14558, Germany
    Br J Cancer 93:582-9. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of adiposity and all-cause mortality: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    Petra H Lahmann
    Malmo University Hospital, Department of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Obes Res 10:361-9. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of adiposity and postmenopausal breast cancer risk: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 103:246-52. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Body size and breast cancer risk: findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer And Nutrition (EPIC)
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    Int J Cancer 111:762-71. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences in body fat and central adiposity between Swedes and European immigrants: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Obes Res 8:620-31. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic factors associated with long-term weight gain, current body fatness and central adiposity in Swedish women
    P H Lahmann
    Lund University, Department of Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:685-94. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Overweight, obesity and fat distribution in 50- to 64-year-old participants in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    M Haftenberger
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, D 14558 Potsdam Rehbrücke, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 5:1147-62. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol are associated with diet, smoking, and general and central adiposity
    P Wallström
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:777-85. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight, general and central obesity in 50- to 64-year-olds involved in the EPIC cohort
    M Haftenberger
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    IARC Sci Publ 156:249-52. 2002

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Publications33

  1. pmc Birth weight is associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk in Swedish women
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Cancer 91:1666-8. 2004
    ..The results from this study suggest that higher birth weight is a risk factor for postmenopausal breast cancer (OR 1.06, CI 1.00-1.12, per 100 g), independent of selected early-life and adult factors...
  2. pmc Long-term weight change and breast cancer risk: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal 14558, Germany
    Br J Cancer 93:582-9. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest that large adult weight gain was a significant predictor of breast cancer in postmenopausal women not taking exogenous hormones...
  3. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of adiposity and all-cause mortality: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    Petra H Lahmann
    Malmo University Hospital, Department of Medicine, Lund University, Sweden
    Obes Res 10:361-9. 2002
    ..This study aims to examine the association between various measures of adiposity and all-cause mortality in Swedish middle-aged and older men and women and, additionally, to describe the influences of age and sex on these associations...
  4. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of adiposity and postmenopausal breast cancer risk: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 103:246-52. 2003
    ..77) compared to women with low weight gain. Breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women is predicted by increased body fat and weight gain. %BF is a more discriminating risk factor for breast cancer incidence than the commonly used BMI...
  5. ncbi request reprint Body size and breast cancer risk: findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer And Nutrition (EPIC)
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    Int J Cancer 111:762-71. 2004
    ..Among premenopausal women, weight and BMI showed nonsignificant inverse associations with breast cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Differences in body fat and central adiposity between Swedes and European immigrants: the Malmö Diet and Cancer Study
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Sweden
    Obes Res 8:620-31. 2000
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  7. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic factors associated with long-term weight gain, current body fatness and central adiposity in Swedish women
    P H Lahmann
    Lund University, Department of Medicine, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24:685-94. 2000
    ..To examine sociodemographic factors associated with long-term adult weight gain and current general and central adiposity in women...
  8. ncbi request reprint Overweight, obesity and fat distribution in 50- to 64-year-old participants in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    M Haftenberger
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, D 14558 Potsdam Rehbrücke, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 5:1147-62. 2002
    ..To describe anthropometric characteristics of participants of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Serum concentrations of beta-carotene and alpha-tocopherol are associated with diet, smoking, and general and central adiposity
    P Wallström
    Department of Medicine, Lund University, Malmo University Hospital, Malmo, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:777-85. 2001
    ..Previous studies of associations between diet, obesity, and blood concentrations of alpha-tocopherol and beta-carotene have been equivocal. Furthermore, most studies used only body mass index (BMI) as an obesity measure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of overweight, general and central obesity in 50- to 64-year-olds involved in the EPIC cohort
    M Haftenberger
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    IARC Sci Publ 156:249-52. 2002
  11. ncbi request reprint Increase in serum resistin during weight loss in overweight subjects is related to lipid metabolism
    C Koebnick
    Dietary Fiber and the Metabolic Syndrome Research Group, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Int J Obes (Lond) 30:1097-103. 2006
    ..Human resistin has been stated to influence preadipocyte cell numbers and to stimulate adipocyte triglyceride lipolysis in vivo and in vitro. However, its role in human obesity remains unclear...
  12. ncbi request reprint [The importance of the common cancer registry for the identification of cancer cases in the EPIC Potsdam-study -- results of the first record linkage]
    M M Bergmann
    Deutsches Institut für Ernährungsforschung Potsdam Rehbrücke, Abteilung Epidemiologie
    Gesundheitswesen 66:475-81. 2004
    ..This methodological study compares data of identified cancer cases in the EPIC-Potsdam study with those generated through the record linkage...
  13. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric factors and risk of endometrial cancer: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Division of Population Health and Information, Alberta Cancer Board, T2N 4N2, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 18:399-413. 2007
    ..To examine the association between anthropometry and endometrial cancer, particularly by menopausal status and exogenous hormone use subgroups...
  14. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:36-42. 2007
    ..This study provides additional evidence for a protective effect of physical activity on breast cancer risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Intake of fruits and vegetables and risk of cancer of the upper aero-digestive tract: the prospective EPIC-study
    Heiner Boeing
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558, Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 17:957-69. 2006
    ..Dietary recommendations should consider the potential benefit of increasing fruits and vegetables consumption for reducing the risk of cancers of the upper aero-digestive tract, particularly at low intake...
  16. ncbi request reprint Body size and risk of colon and rectal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Tobias Pischon
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition DIfE, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:920-31. 2006
    ..This discrepancy may be related to differences in fat distribution between sexes or to the use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Serum C-peptide levels and breast cancer risk: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Martijn Verheus
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 119:659-67. 2006
    ..Nevertheless, among older, postmenopausal women, hyperinsulinemia might contribute to increasing breast cancer risk...
  18. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and risk of endometrial cancer: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Christine Friedenreich
    Division of Population Health and Information, Alberta Cancer Board, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Int J Cancer 121:347-55. 2007
    ..The relative risk reductions are most apparent for household activities...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Anne Tjønneland
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 18:361-73. 2007
    ..Using data from 274,688 women participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study (EPIC), we investigated the relation between alcohol intake and the risk of breast cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fruits and vegetables and renal cell carcinoma: findings from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    Steffen Weikert
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal
    Int J Cancer 118:3133-9. 2006
    ..The relationship of specific fruit and vegetable subgroups with RCC risk warrant further investigation...
  21. ncbi request reprint Anthropometric measures, endogenous sex steroids and breast cancer risk in postmenopausal women: a study within the EPIC cohort
    Sabina Rinaldi
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 118:2832-9. 2006
    ..Our data indicate that the relationship of adiposity with breast cancer in postmenopausal women could be partially explained by the increases in endogenous estrogens, and by a decrease in levels of SHBG...
  22. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mandy Schulz
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14458 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2531-5. 2005
    ..The association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and risk of ovarian cancer is still unclear from a prospective point of view...
  23. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry, breast cancer and menopausal status: use of repeated measurements over 10 years of follow-up-results of the French E3N women's cohort study
    Bertrand Tehard
    Equipe E3N IGR, INSERM XR 521, Institut Gustave Roussy, Villejuif, France
    Int J Cancer 111:264-9. 2004
    ..We strongly recommend to use anthropometric measurements updated during follow-up to assess the effect of weight, BMI on breast cancer risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in overweight postmenopausal women
    Petra H Lahmann
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1414. 2004
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary determinants of epithelial ovarian cancer: a review of the epidemiologic literature
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Nutr Cancer 50:120-40. 2004
    ..In particular, future studies need to address the effect of milk products according to fat content and possible biological mechanisms to explain observed effects...
  26. ncbi request reprint Consumption of vegetables and fruits and risk of breast cancer
    Carla H van Gils
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    JAMA 293:183-93. 2005
    ..Most of the evidence comes from case-control studies, but a recent pooled analysis of the relatively few published cohort studies suggests no significantly reduced breast cancer risk is associated with vegetable and fruit consumption...
  27. ncbi request reprint Serum sex steroids in premenopausal women and breast cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Rudolf Kaaks
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:755-65. 2005
    ..We conducted a case-control study nested within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort to examine associations among premenopausal serum concentrations of sex steroids and subsequent breast cancer risk...
  28. ncbi request reprint C-peptide, IGF-I, sex-steroid hormones and adiposity: a cross-sectional study in healthy women within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Irene D Bezemer
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372, Lyon Cedex 08, France
    Cancer Causes Control 16:561-72. 2005
    ..Interrelationships between these hormones and the associations with adiposity were evaluated in healthy women participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  29. ncbi request reprint Body size and risk of renal cell carcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Tobias Pischon
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    Int J Cancer 118:728-38. 2006
    ..Our data give further credence to public health efforts aiming to reduce the prevalence of obesity to prevent RCC, in addition to other chronic diseases...
  30. ncbi request reprint Genetic variation in the growth hormone synthesis pathway in relation to circulating insulin-like growth factor-I, insulin-like growth factor binding protein-3, and breast cancer risk: results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nu
    Federico Canzian
    Hormones and Cancer Team, International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, F 69372 Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2316-25. 2005
    ....
  31. pmc Endogenous sex hormones and endometrial cancer risk in women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:485-97. 2008
    ..In conclusion, relatively high blood concentrations of estrogens and free testosterone are associated with an increased endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women...
  32. ncbi request reprint Use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among women aged 45-64 years in the German EPIC-cohorts
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 56:436-46. 2007
    ..To describe the prevalence and to assess type and indicators of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) use in the two German EPIC-cohorts...
  33. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in relation to abortion: Results from the EPIC study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 119:1741-5. 2006
    ..95 (0.87-1.03). Overall, the findings provide further unbiased evidence of the lack of an adverse effect of induced abortion on breast cancer risk...