G Nagel

Summary

Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi A population-based study on variations in the use of adjuvant systemic therapy on postmenopausal patients with early stage breast cancer
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Centre Field Study Breast Cancer, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Thuringia, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 129:183-91. 2003
  2. ncbi Dietary intake of fatty acids, antioxidants and selected food groups and asthma in adults
    G Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, DKFZ German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:8-15. 2005
  3. ncbi Reproductive and dietary determinants of the age at menopause in EPIC-Heidelberg
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 52:337-47. 2005
  4. ncbi Dietary phytoestrogen intake and mammographic density -- results of a pilot study
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 10:389-94. 2005
  5. ncbi The impact of comorbidity on the survival of postmenopausal women with breast cancer
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Center Field study Breast CAncer, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 130:664-70. 2004
  6. 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
  7. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with breast cancer: observations from a health-care survey
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Center Field study Breast CAncer, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, 07740 Jena, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 12:789-96. 2004
  8. ncbi The influence of the dietary intake of fatty acids and antioxidants on hay fever in adults
    G Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Allergy 58:1277-84. 2003
  9. ncbi Socioeconomic position and the risk of gastric and oesophageal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:66-76. 2007
  10. ncbi Long-term reproducibility of a food-frequency questionnaire and dietary changes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:194-200. 2007

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Publications36

  1. ncbi A population-based study on variations in the use of adjuvant systemic therapy on postmenopausal patients with early stage breast cancer
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Centre Field Study Breast Cancer, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Thuringia, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 129:183-91. 2003
    ..To assess adherence to treatment recommendations regarding adjuvant systemic therapy of postmenopausal patients with early stage breast cancer...
  2. ncbi Dietary intake of fatty acids, antioxidants and selected food groups and asthma in adults
    G Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, DKFZ German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 59:8-15. 2005
    ..Within a prospective study, we explored the associations between dietary intake of fatty acids, antioxidants and relevant food sources of these nutrients on the clinical manifestation of asthma in adulthood...
  3. ncbi Reproductive and dietary determinants of the age at menopause in EPIC-Heidelberg
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 52:337-47. 2005
    ..The aim of the study was to explore the influence of reproductive and dietary factors on the age at menopause...
  4. ncbi Dietary phytoestrogen intake and mammographic density -- results of a pilot study
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Med Res 10:389-94. 2005
    ..To our knowledge this is the first report on this association, but due to the risk of chance finding, this has to be confirmed in a study with sufficient statistical power...
  5. ncbi The impact of comorbidity on the survival of postmenopausal women with breast cancer
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Center Field study Breast CAncer, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 130:664-70. 2004
    ..The aim was to assess the impact of comorbidity on survival of postmenopausal women with breast cancer diagnosis in the period 1995-1997...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi Use of complementary and alternative medicine by patients with breast cancer: observations from a health-care survey
    G Nagel
    Comprehensive Cancer Center Field study Breast CAncer, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, 07740 Jena, Germany
    Support Care Cancer 12:789-96. 2004
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the period prevalence and identify predictors of the use of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) among women with breast cancer...
  8. ncbi The influence of the dietary intake of fatty acids and antioxidants on hay fever in adults
    G Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Allergy 58:1277-84. 2003
    ..The objective of the investigation was to explore in a prospective study the associations between dietary intake of fatty acids, antioxidants and hay fever manifestation in adulthood...
  9. ncbi Socioeconomic position and the risk of gastric and oesophageal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:66-76. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association of socioeconomic position with adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and stomach...
  10. ncbi Long-term reproducibility of a food-frequency questionnaire and dietary changes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:194-200. 2007
    ..For some nutrients the dietary changes were consistent with results from independent national surveys. The performance of the FFQ gives confidence in the dietary data to be used as long-term exposure variables...
  11. ncbi 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...
  12. ncbi Meat intake and risk of stomach and esophageal adenocarcinoma within the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona, Spain
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:345-54. 2006
    ..We examined the risks of gastric cancer and esophageal adenocarcinoma associated with meat consumption within the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohort...
  13. ncbi 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...
  14. ncbi Plasma and dietary vitamin C levels and risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO Lyon, France
    Carcinogenesis 27:2250-7. 2006
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  15. ncbi Tobacco smoke and bladder cancer--in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Bine Kjøller Bjerregaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 119:2412-6. 2006
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  16. ncbi [A population-based study on variations in the use of adjuvant radiotherapy in breast cancer patients]
    Gabriele Nagel
    Feldstudie Mammakarzinom Tumorzentrum Jena, Germany
    Strahlenther Onkol 178:589-96. 2002
    ..The study is based on data obtained in a population-based cohort-study, which was performed to evaluate the quality of health care for patients with breast cancer...
  17. ncbi Dietary patterns and survival of older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly Study (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition)
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias Street, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 10:590-8. 2007
    ..To investigate the association of a posteriori dietary patterns with overall survival of older Europeans...
  18. ncbi Fish consumption and breast cancer risk. The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Dagrun Engeset
    Institute of Community Medicine, University of Tromsø, Tromsø, Norway
    Int J Cancer 119:175-82. 2006
    ..Although the period of follow-up is relatively short, the results provide no evidence for an association between fish intake and breast cancer risk...
  19. ncbi 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...
  20. ncbi Fruit and vegetable intake and the risk of stomach and oesophagus adenocarcinoma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona ICO IDIBELL, Spain
    Int J Cancer 118:2559-66. 2006
    ..Our study supports a possible protective role of vegetable intake in the intestinal type of GC and the ACO. Citrus fruit consumption may have a role in the protection against cardia GC and ACO...
  21. ncbi Dietary patterns among older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly study
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, M Asias 75, Athens 11527, Greece
    Br J Nutr 94:100-13. 2005
    ..Our study contributes to the identification of groups of elderly who are likely to have different prospects for long-term disease occurrence and survival...
  22. ncbi Smoking and the risk of gastric cancer in the European Prospective Investigation Into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Carlos A Gonzalez
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, Barcelona, Spain
    Int J Cancer 107:629-34. 2003
    ..Findings from this large study support the causal relation between smoking and gastric cancer in this European population. Stomach cancer should be added to the burden of diseases caused by smoking...
  23. ncbi 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...
  24. ncbi 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...
  25. pmc Modified Mediterranean diet and survival: EPIC-elderly prospective cohort study
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens 11527, Greece
    BMJ 330:991. 2005
    ..To examine whether adherence to the modified Mediterranean diet, in which unsaturates were substituted for monounsaturates, is associated with longer life expectancy among elderly Europeans...
  26. ncbi Prevalence and cluster of cardiometabolic biomarkers in overweight and obese schoolchildren: results from a large survey in southwest Germany
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    Clin Chem 54:317-25. 2008
    ..Obesity is associated with substantial metabolic changes and subclinical inflammation. We explored associations between body mass index (BMI) and cardiometabolic biomarkers and their clustering in overweight and obese schoolchildren...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. ncbi Within- and between-cohort variation in measured macronutrient intakes, taking account of measurement errors, in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    Pietro Ferrari
    Unit of Nutrition and Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 160:814-22. 2004
    ..After calibration, the two components had a similar weight. This observation has important implications for the analysis of multicenter studies because the between-cohort component provides a large part of the overall heterogeneity...
  29. ncbi Polymorphisms in metabolic genes related to tobacco smoke and the risk of gastric cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Antonio Agudo
    Unit of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Av Gran Via s n km 2 7, 08907 Barcelona, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2427-34. 2006
    ..Most of these genes are involved in the activation and detoxification of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, suggesting a potential role of these compounds in gastric carcinogenesis...
  30. ncbi CagA+ Helicobacter pylori infection and gastric cancer risk in the EPIC-EURGAST study
    Domenico Palli
    Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, CSPO, Scientific Institute of Tuscany, Florence, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:859-67. 2007
    ..This association was limited to distal GC, while serologically defined SCAG was strongly associated with cardia GC, thus suggesting a divergent risk pattern for these 2 sites...
  31. ncbi Comparison of two statistical approaches to predict all-cause mortality by dietary patterns in German elderly subjects
    Kurt Hoffmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Nutr 93:709-16. 2005
    ..These results suggest that variation in macronutrients is meaningful for mortality and that the RRR method is more appropriate than the classic PCA method to identify dietary patterns relevant to mortality...
  32. ncbi No association between polymorphisms in CYP2E1, GSTM1, NAT1, NAT2 and the risk of gastric adenocarcinoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Antonio Agudo
    Unit of Epidemiology Catalan Institute of Oncology, Av Gran Via s n km 2 7, 08907 L Hospitalet de Llobregat, Spain
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1043-5. 2006
  33. ncbi 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...
  34. ncbi 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)...
  35. ncbi Endogenous versus exogenous exposure to N-nitroso compounds and gastric cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST) study
    Paula Jakszyn
    Department of Epidemiology, Catalan Institute of Oncology, ICO IDIBELL Barcelona, Spain
    Carcinogenesis 27:1497-501. 2006
    ..09). Moreover, we observed an interaction between plasma vitamin C and ENOC (P < 0.02). ENOC formation may account for our previously reported association between red and processed meat consumption and gastric cancer risk...
  36. doi Diet in the aetiology of ulcerative colitis: a European prospective cohort study
    Andrew R Hart
    Department of Population Health, School of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Digestion 77:57-64. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the prospective relationship between the intake of nutrients and the development of ulcerative colitis in a cohort study...