A B Miller

Summary

Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi The brave new world--what can we realistically expect to achieve through cancer control early in the new millennium?
    A B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, 101949 69009, Germany
    Chronic Dis Can 20:139-50. 1999
  2. ncbi Can screening for cervical cancer be improved, especially in developing countries?
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 107:337-40. 2003
  3. ncbi Fruits and vegetables and lung cancer: Findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 108:269-76. 2004
  4. ncbi Quality assurance in screening strategies
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Abteilung C0500 Postfach 101949, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Virus Res 89:295-9. 2002
  5. ncbi Canadian National Breast Screening Study-2: 13-year results of a randomized trial in women aged 50-59 years
    A B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1490-9. 2000
  6. ncbi The Canadian National Breast Screening Study-1: breast cancer mortality after 11 to 16 years of follow-up. A randomized screening trial of mammography in women age 40 to 49 years
    Anthony B Miller
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 137:305-12. 2002
  7. ncbi Health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness studies in the European randomised study of screening for prostate cancer and the US Prostate, Lung, Colon and Ovary trial
    A B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 37:2154-60. 2001
  8. ncbi Alcohol consumption and risk of benign proliferative epithelial disorders of the breast: a case-cohort study
    T E Rohan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 1:139-45. 1998
  9. ncbi Cancers of skin, bone, connective tissues, brain, eye, thyroid and other specified and unspecified sites in Inuit
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 35:607-16. 1996
  10. ncbi A cohort study of nutritional factors and endometrial cancer
    M G Jain
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:899-905. 2000

Detail Information

Publications89

  1. ncbi The brave new world--what can we realistically expect to achieve through cancer control early in the new millennium?
    A B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, 101949 69009, Germany
    Chronic Dis Can 20:139-50. 1999
    ....
  2. ncbi Can screening for cervical cancer be improved, especially in developing countries?
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 107:337-40. 2003
  3. ncbi Fruits and vegetables and lung cancer: Findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 108:269-76. 2004
    ..The findings from this analysis can be regarded as re-enforcing recommendations with regard to enhanced fruit consumption for populations. However, the effect is likely to be small compared to smoking cessation...
  4. ncbi Quality assurance in screening strategies
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Abteilung C0500 Postfach 101949, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Virus Res 89:295-9. 2002
    ....
  5. ncbi Canadian National Breast Screening Study-2: 13-year results of a randomized trial in women aged 50-59 years
    A B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1490-9. 2000
    ..Breast self-examination was taught to all participants...
  6. ncbi The Canadian National Breast Screening Study-1: breast cancer mortality after 11 to 16 years of follow-up. A randomized screening trial of mammography in women age 40 to 49 years
    Anthony B Miller
    University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 137:305-12. 2002
    ..The efficacy of breast cancer screening in women age 40 to 49 years remains controversial...
  7. ncbi Health-related quality of life and cost-effectiveness studies in the European randomised study of screening for prostate cancer and the US Prostate, Lung, Colon and Ovary trial
    A B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 37:2154-60. 2001
    ..However, it will require prolonged study to enable the overall effects on quality of life, and on cost-effectiveness to be determined. Such studies are ongoing for the two trials...
  8. ncbi Alcohol consumption and risk of benign proliferative epithelial disorders of the breast: a case-cohort study
    T E Rohan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Public Health Nutr 1:139-45. 1998
    ..To study the association between alcohol consumption and risk of benign proliferative epithelial disorders (BPED) of the breast (conditions which are thought to have premalignant potential)...
  9. ncbi Cancers of skin, bone, connective tissues, brain, eye, thyroid and other specified and unspecified sites in Inuit
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 35:607-16. 1996
    ..Increased diagnostic efforts with a higher precision in the future are warranted...
  10. ncbi A cohort study of nutritional factors and endometrial cancer
    M G Jain
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Epidemiol 16:899-905. 2000
    ..The study suggests that dietary intakes of energy and most major nutrients are not related to the risk of endometrial cancer among Canadian women...
  11. ncbi Alcohol and breast cancer mortality in a cohort study
    M G Jain
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 64:201-9. 2000
    ..945, 0.915-0.976). The effect of alcohol from beer was not significant in the two categories studied. Although our results were statistically significant, the magnitude of the change in risk was small...
  12. ncbi Body mass index and mortality in women: follow-up of the Canadian National Breast Screening Study cohort
    M G Jain
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Obes (Lond) 29:792-7. 2005
    ..The present study was conducted to examine the relationship between obesity and all-cause mortality in women...
  13. ncbi Leukemia in electric utility workers: the evaluation of alternative indices of exposure to 60 Hz electric and magnetic fields
    P J Villeneuve
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Ind Med 37:607-17. 2000
    ..Although exposure to both 60 Hz electric and magnetic fields can be characterized in many ways, to date, risk assessment has been performed by using only a limited number of exposure indices...
  14. ncbi Breast cancer in Circumpolar Inuit 1969-1988
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 35:577-80. 1996
    ..The low incidence could be explained by the Inuit diet and other lifestyle factors. These benefits should be preserved, in particular in the young, to maintain a low breast cancer incidence...
  15. ncbi A cohort study of oral contraceptive use and risk of benign breast disease
    T E Rohan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Cancer 82:191-6. 1999
    ..43 (0.68-3.01 )), but not in a dose-dependent manner. The results were similar when examined separately in the screened and control arms of the NBSS and for screen-detected and interval-detected BPED...
  16. ncbi Natural history of dysplasia of the uterine cervix
    P Holowaty
    Faculty of Medicine, Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:252-8. 1999
    ....
  17. ncbi A case-control study of childhood leukemia in southern Ontario, Canada, and exposure to magnetic fields in residences
    L M Green
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Cancer 82:161-70. 1999
    ..50, 95% CI = 1.14-5.49). Our findings did not support an association between leukemia and proximity to power lines with high current configuration...
  18. pmc Primary prevention of cancer: needs and opportunities for research
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Environ Health Perspect 103:313-7. 1995
    ..For others, prudent avoidance or exposures as low as reasonably achievable are appropriate approaches. Research on how to impact deeply ingrained lifestyle and cultural factors has high priority...
  19. ncbi Vegetables and fruits and lung cancer
    A B Miller
    Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    IARC Sci Publ 156:85-7. 2002
  20. ncbi Immunohistochemical detection of c-erbB-2 and p53 in benign breast disease and breast cancer risk
    T E Rohan
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1262-9. 1998
    ..We studied the associations between c-erbB-2 protein overexpression and p53 protein accumulation in benign breast tissue and the risk of subsequent breast cancer...
  21. ncbi Intermediate histological effect markers for breast cancer
    A B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    IARC Sci Publ 154:171-5. 2001
    ....
  22. ncbi Food and nutrient intake, anthropometric measurements and smoking according to alcohol consumption in the EPIC Heidelberg study
    T Ruf
    German Cancer Research Centre DKFZ, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 49:16-25. 2005
    ..The study was carried out to determine associations of reported alcohol intake with dietary habits, body mass index, waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and smoking...
  23. ncbi Cancer of the respiratory system in Circumpolar Inuit
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 35:571-6. 1996
    ..The smoking pattern among Inuit, possibly combined with co-factors related to environment and diet, are believed to be the relevant causal factors...
  24. ncbi Early detection of breast cancer in the emerging world
    A B Miller
    Department of Public Health Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Zentralbl Gynakol 128:191-5. 2006
    ..Where population-based cancer registry data are available, it becomes clear that the individual risk for women at every age is no greater than in the West, and in many countries much less...
  25. ncbi Diet and cancer. A review
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Acta Oncol 29:87-95. 1990
    ..Recommendations for dietary modification, congruent with recommendations for the prevention of cardiovascular and other chronic diseases, are now appropriate...
  26. ncbi Breast cancer screening: who should be included?
    A B Miller
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Biostatistics, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 5:S19-22. 1990
    ....
  27. ncbi Fruit and vegetable consumption and lung cancer risk: updated information from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Jakob Linseisen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 121:1103-14. 2007
    ..In addition to an overall inverse association with fruit intake, the results of this evaluation add evidence for a significant inverse association of vegetable consumption and lung cancer incidence in smokers...
  28. ncbi Is mammography screening for breast cancer really not justifiable?
    Anthony B Miller
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Recent Results Cancer Res 163:115-28; discussion 264-6. 2003
    ..If women choose mammography screening, they should understand that their risk of dying in the next few years may not be reduced...
  29. ncbi Plasma 7beta-hydroxycholesterol as a possible predictor of lung cancer risk
    Jakob Linseisen
    German Cancer Research Centre, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1630-7. 2002
    ..Because of the rather high-risk estimate, research on possible intrinsic biological effects of this compound should be encouraged...
  30. ncbi Screening for breast cancer -is there an alternative to mammography?
    Anthony B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 6:83-6. 2005
    ....
  31. ncbi Commentary: a defence of the Health Insurance Plan (HIP) study and the Canadian National Breast Screening Study (CNBSS)
    Anthony B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Epidemiol 33:64-5; discussion 69-73. 2004
  32. ncbi Cancer prevention: a worldwide overview
    A B Miller
    Department of Public Health Science, University of Toronto, Canada
    Ann Oncol 15:iv243. 2004
  33. pmc Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma among electric utility workers in Ontario: the evaluation of alternate indices of exposure to 60 Hz electric and magnetic fields
    P J Villeneuve
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 57:249-57. 2000
    ..To examine associations between non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) and exposures to 60 Hz magnetic and electric fields in electric utility workers with a series of indices that capture a variety of aspects of field strength...
  34. ncbi Design of cancer screening trials/randomized trials for evaluation of cancer screening
    Anthony B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, 155 College Street, Toronto, Ontario, M5T 3M7, Canada
    World J Surg 30:1152-62. 2006
  35. doi Conundrums in screening for cancer
    Anthony B Miller
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, ON, Canada
    Int J Cancer 126:1039-46. 2010
    ..There are major potential harms as well as benefits from screening. The current state of art for breast, cervix and prostate cancer screening is reviewed, only for breast and cervix are policies of screening in the population justified...
  36. doi Implementation of colon cancer screening: techniques, costs, and barriers
    Anthony B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, 392 Lakeshore Road East, Oakville, Ontario, L6J 1J8, Canada
    Gastroenterol Clin North Am 37:83-95, vi. 2008
    ..This article reviews colorectal cancer screening from an epidemiologist's perspective to provide the theoretic evidence-based underpinning for the role of the gastroenterologist in colorectal screening...
  37. doi Breast cancer and passive smoking
    Anthony B Miller
    Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Med 46:497-8. 2008
  38. doi Defining a strategy to evaluate cervical cancer prevention and early detection in the era of HPV vaccination
    Roberta I Howlett
    Prevention and Screening, Cancer Care Ontario, 505 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Prev Med 48:432-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of this paper is to outline the short-, medium- and long-term requirements of a strategy to evaluate the impact of HPV immunization and to define a framework to facilitate planning and evaluation...
  39. doi Achievements and future of nutritional cancer epidemiology
    Anthony B Miller
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Cancer 126:1531-7. 2010
    ..We conclude we have reached the stage in nutritional cancer epidemiology where we need to concentrate more on applying the lessons we have learnt, than in seeking new aetiological associations...
  40. ncbi Quantity and quality of dietary fat, carbohydrate, and fiber intake in the German EPIC cohorts
    Jakob Linseisen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 47:37-46. 2003
    ..This evaluation aims to describe the quantity and quality of dietary fat, carbohydrate and fiber intake in both German cohorts participating in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  41. ncbi Fruits, vegetables and lung cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Stephanie A Smith-Warner
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 107:1001-11. 2003
    ..However, we cannot rule out the possibility that our results are due to residual confounding by smoking. The primary focus for reducing lung cancer incidence should continue to be smoking prevention and cessation...
  42. ncbi Role of detection method in predicting breast cancer survival: analysis of randomized screening trials
    Yu Shen
    Department of Biostatistics and Applied Mathematics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, 1515 Holcombe Blvd, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1195-203. 2005
    ..We also address whether method of detection is an independent prognostic factor in breast cancer...
  43. ncbi Intakes of vitamins A, C and E and folate and multivitamins and lung cancer: a pooled analysis of 8 prospective studies
    Eunyoung Cho
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:970-8. 2006
    ..The results generally did not differ across studies or by sex, smoking habits and lung cancer cell type. In conclusion, these data do not support the hypothesis that intakes of vitamins A, C and E and folate reduce lung cancer risk...
  44. ncbi Fruits and vegetables and ovarian cancer risk in a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2160-7. 2005
    ..Associations for total fruits and vegetables were similar for different histologic types. These results suggest that fruit and vegetable consumption in adulthood has no important association with the risk of ovarian cancer...
  45. ncbi Oral contraceptive use and risk of breast cancer among women with a family history of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1059-63. 2005
    ..47-1.19, p(trend)=0.48). Our data raise the possibility that relatively long duration of oral contraceptive use may be inversely associated with risk among women with a family history of breast cancer...
  46. ncbi Glycaemic index, glycaemic load and risk of endometrial cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Public Health Nutr 8:912-9. 2005
    ..Given the paucity of epidemiological data regarding the relationship between dietary glycaemic index and glycaemic load and endometrial cancer risk, we sought to examine these associations using data from a prospective cohort study...
  47. ncbi Energy balance and breast cancer risk: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:97-106. 2006
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  48. ncbi Dietary iron and heme iron intake and risk of breast cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1306-8. 2007
    ..However, further cohort studies with repeated measurement of iron intake are warranted...
  49. ncbi Mammography benefit in the Canadian National Breast Screening Study-2: a model evaluation
    Adriana J Rijnsburger
    Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Cancer 110:756-62. 2004
    ..6-34.1%. Enrolled women had above average risk. Screening sensitivity in both arms was high. A benefit of mammography screening is supported by our modeling of the CNBSS-2 results...
  50. ncbi Glycaemic index, glycaemic load and ovarian cancer risk: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Health and Nutrition Science, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Avenue, University Hall, Room 4171, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Public Health Nutr 10:1076-81. 2007
    ..Therefore, we examined ovarian cancer risk in association with GI and GL, and intake of dietary carbohydrate and sugar...
  51. ncbi Cigarette smoking and breast cancer risk: update of a prospective cohort study
    Yan Cui
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Ave, Belfer 1301D, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 100:293-9. 2006
    ..13, 95% CL = 1.01-1.25). These results strongly suggest that cigarette smoking might play an important role in the etiology of breast cancer, particularly when initiated relatively early in life and when engaged in for long durations...
  52. ncbi A cohort study of dietary carotenoids and lung cancer risk in women (Canada)
    Thomas E Rohan
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:231-7. 2002
    ..To investigate the association between dietary carotenoid intake and lung cancer risk in women...
  53. ncbi Reproductive and hormonal factors and risk of lung cancer in women: a prospective cohort study
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2214-20. 2007
    ..Our results add to the limited existing evidence that certain reproductive and hormonal factors may be associated with lung cancer risk in women...
  54. ncbi Dietary carotenoids and risk of colorectal cancer in a pooled analysis of 11 cohort studies
    Satu Mannisto
    National Public Health Institute, Helsinki, Finland
    Am J Epidemiol 165:246-55. 2007
    ..00). The associations observed were generally similar across studies, for both sexes, and for colon cancer and rectal cancer. These pooled data did not suggest that carotenoids play an important role in the etiology of colorectal cancer...
  55. ncbi Estimation of age-specific sensitivity and sojourn time in breast cancer screening studies
    Xiuyu J Cong
    Department of Statistics, Rice University, Houston, TX 77005, USA
    Stat Med 24:3123-38. 2005
    ..The proposed methods are illustrated using data from two large breast cancer screening trials. The results show that the screening sensitivity increases with age at screening examinations based on these two trials...
  56. ncbi Glycemic index, glycemic load, and pancreatic cancer risk (Canada)
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Room 1301, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:431-6. 2005
    ..However, given the limited literature regarding the role of diet in the etiology of pancreatic cancer, particularly with respect to glycemic index/load, further investigation is warranted...
  57. ncbi Glycemic load, carbohydrate intake, and risk of colorectal cancer in women: a prospective cohort study
    Paul D Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:914-6. 2003
    ..51; P(trend) =.66) for total carbohydrates, and 1.03 (95% CI = 0.73 to 1.44; P(trend) =.71) for total sugar. Our data do not support the hypothesis that diets high in glycemic load, carbohydrates, or sugar increase colorectal cancer risk...
  58. ncbi Dietary carotenoids and risk of lung cancer in a pooled analysis of seven cohort studies
    Satu Mannisto
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:40-8. 2004
    ..Although smoking is the strongest risk factor for lung cancer, greater intake of foods high in beta-cryptoxanthin, such as citrus fruit, may modestly lower the risk...
  59. ncbi Why is breast-cancer mortality declining?
    Ismail Jatoi
    Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Lancet Oncol 4:251-4. 2003
    ....
  60. ncbi Dietary carotenoids and risk of breast cancer
    Paul Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:883-8. 2002
    ..To date, however, only one prospective cohort study has examined dietary carotenoids other than beta-carotene in relation to breast cancer risk...
  61. ncbi No association among total dietary fiber, fiber fractions, and risk of breast cancer
    Paul Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:1507-8. 2002
  62. ncbi Dietary folate consumption and risk of ovarian cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, New York 10461, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:511-5. 2006
    ....
  63. ncbi Dietary intake of folic acid and colorectal cancer risk in a cohort of women
    Paul Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Int J Cancer 97:864-7. 2002
    ..Overall, our data lend some support to the hypothesis that high folate intake is associated with a reduced risk of colorectal cancer...
  64. ncbi Body mass index and lung cancer risk in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Epidemiology 18:607-12. 2007
    ....
  65. pmc Breast self-examination
    Anthony B Miller
    CMAJ 166:163; author reply 166, 168. 2002
  66. ncbi Oral contraceptive use, hormone replacement therapy, reproductive history and risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Geoffrey C Kabat
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:643-6. 2008
    ..However, given the lack of a dose-response relationship and the potential for confounding, studies with more complete assessment of exogenous hormone use throughout the life course are needed to clarify this association...
  67. ncbi Fruits, vegetables, and colon cancer risk in a pooled analysis of 14 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1471-83. 2007
    ..Statistical power to examine associations by colon site has been limited in previous studies...
  68. ncbi Carotenoid, vitamin A, vitamin C, and vitamin E intake and risk of ovarian cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Room 1301, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:395-7. 2006
  69. ncbi Dietary fiber intake and ovarian cancer risk: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences, Montclair State University, 1 Normal Avenue, University Hall, Room 4171, Montclair, NJ 07043, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:335-41. 2007
    ..During a mean 16.4 years of follow-up, we observed 264 incident ovarian cancer cases. Total dietary fiber and fiber fractions were not associated with ovarian cancer risk in this study population...
  70. ncbi Intake of coffee and tea and risk of ovarian cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A N Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, NY 10461, USA
    Nutr Cancer 58:22-7. 2007
    ..62, 95% CI = 0.95-2.75, P(trend) = 0.06). Given the pervasive use of these beverages, the associations between coffee and tea consumption and ovarian cancer risk warrant investigation in further prospective studies...
  71. ncbi Meat and dairy food consumption and breast cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Stacey A Missmer
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:78-85. 2002
    ..Our objective was to evaluate the risk of breast cancer associated with meat and dairy food consumption and to assess whether non-dietary risk factors modify the relation...
  72. pmc Height, body mass index, and ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Leo J Schouten
    Department of Epidemiology, GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:902-12. 2008
    ..Although many studies have investigated the association between anthropometry and ovarian cancer risk, results have been inconsistent...
  73. ncbi Should we start population screening for prostate cancer? Randomised trials are still needed
    Anssi Auvinen
    School of Public Health, FIN 33014 University of Tampere, Tampere, Finland
    Int J Cancer 97:377-8. 2002
  74. ncbi Prospective cohort study of cigarette smoking and colorectal cancer risk in women
    Paul D Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 99:480-3. 2002
    ..However, the results do not support an association with colon cancer risk, even with smoking of very long duration and high intensity...
  75. ncbi Re: Are women more susceptible to lung cancer?
    Harvey A Risch
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1560; author reply 1560-1. 2004
  76. ncbi Dietary carbohydrates and breast cancer risk: a prospective study of the roles of overall glycemic index and glycemic load
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 114:653-8. 2005
    ....
  77. ncbi Dietary carotenoid intake and colorectal cancer risk
    Paul Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Nutr Cancer 42:167-72. 2002
    ..However, given that this is the first prospective cohort study of carotenoids in relation to colorectal cancer, further studies are warranted...
  78. ncbi Dietary fat and risk of lung cancer in a pooled analysis of prospective studies
    Stephanie A Smith-Warner
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Nutrition, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:987-92. 2002
    ..These data do not support an important relation between fat or cholesterol intakes and lung cancer risk. The means to prevent this important disease remains avoidance of smoking...
  79. ncbi Dairy foods, calcium, and colorectal cancer: a pooled analysis of 10 cohort studies
    Eunyoung Cho
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1015-22. 2004
    ..Studies in animals have suggested that calcium may reduce the risk of colorectal cancer. However, results from epidemiologic studies of intake of calcium or dairy foods and colorectal cancer risk have been inconclusive...
  80. ncbi Risk factors for thyroid cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 116:433-8. 2005
    ..The present study provides little support for associations with hormonal factors, smoking, or alcohol consumption, but there is a need for additional prospective data...
  81. ncbi Hormonal and reproductive factors and pancreatic cancer risk: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pancreas 30:369-74. 2005
    ..We examined pancreatic cancer risk in association with hormonal and reproductive factors in a prospective cohort study of 89,835 Canadian women, aged 40-59 at recruitment, who were enrolled in the National Breast Screening Study (NBSS)...
  82. ncbi Hormonal and reproductive factors and risk of glioma: a prospective cohort study
    Stephanie A Navarro Silvera
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Rm 1301, New York, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:1321-4. 2006
    ..Additional prospective studies are needed to confirm our findings...
  83. ncbi Alcohol consumption and risk of lung cancer: a pooled analysis of cohort studies
    Jo L Freudenheim
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:657-67. 2005
    ..Although smoking is the primary cause of lung cancer, much is unknown about lung cancer etiology, including risk determinants for nonsmokers and modifying factors for smokers...
  84. ncbi Childhood cancer control: is progress being made?
    Anthony B Miller
    Int J Cancer 118:2651. 2006
  85. ncbi Dairy products and ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Jeanine M Genkinger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Room 339, Building 2, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:364-72. 2006
    ..Although case-control studies have reported conflicting results for dairy foods and lactose, several cohort studies have shown positive associations between skim milk, lactose, and ovarian cancer...
  86. ncbi Cigarette smoking and breast cancer risk: a long latency period?
    Paul D Terry
    Department of Epidemiology and Social Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, 1301 A, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Int J Cancer 100:723-8. 2002
    ..22 (95% CI 0.99-1.59). Our findings suggest that smoking of very long duration and high intensity may be associated with increased risk of breast cancer...
  87. ncbi Methods for pooling results of epidemiologic studies: the Pooling Project of Prospective Studies of Diet and Cancer
    Stephanie A Smith-Warner
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:1053-64. 2006
    ..Most of the methods used in the Pooling Project may be adapted for examining associations with dietary and nondietary factors in pooled analyses of case-control studies or case-control and cohort studies combined...
  88. ncbi Intake of the major carotenoids and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in a pooled analysis of 10 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2148-54. 2006
    ..These results suggest that consumption of the major carotenoids during adulthood does not play a major role in the incidence of ovarian cancer...
  89. ncbi Alcohol intake and colorectal cancer: a pooled analysis of 8 cohort studies
    Eunyoung Cho
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Public Health, and Harvard Center for Cancer Prevention, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:603-13. 2004
    ..However, findings related to specific alcoholic beverages or different anatomic sites in the large bowel have been inconsistent...