Sabine Rohrmann

Summary

Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. pmc The impact of education on risk factors and the occurrence of multimorbidity in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:384. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethanol intake and risk of lung cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 164:1103-14. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Intake of heterocyclic aromatic amines from meat in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:1112-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk for prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1282-7. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and lymphoma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 18:537-49. 2007
  6. pmc Ethanol intake and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 20:785-94. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of meat and meat-derived heterocyclic aromatic amines and their correlation with DNA adducts in female breast tissue
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mutagenesis 24:127-32. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Level of education and the risk of lymphoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Silke Hermann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 136:71-7. 2010
  9. pmc The INSIG2 rs7566605 polymorphism is not associated with body mass index and breast cancer risk
    Daniele Campa
    German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:563. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin as biomarker of vitamin K intake and risk of prostate cancer: a nested case-control study in the Heidelberg cohort of the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Katharina Nimptsch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg DE 69120, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:49-56. 2009

Detail Information

Publications82

  1. pmc The impact of education on risk factors and the occurrence of multimorbidity in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Gabriele Nagel
    Institute of Epidemiology, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany
    BMC Public Health 8:384. 2008
    ..Thus, we investigated the association between educational attainment and multimorbidity in a prospective cohort study, taking also into account intermediate factors that could explain such associations...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ethanol intake and risk of lung cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 164:1103-14. 2006
    ..Although there was no overall association between ethanol intake and risk of lung cancer, the authors cannot rule out a lower risk for moderate consumption and a possibly increased risk for high lifelong consumption...
  3. ncbi request reprint Intake of heterocyclic aromatic amines from meat in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 98:1112-5. 2007
    ..The present study offers the opportunity of a detailed examination of the associations between meat cooking as well as HCA intake from meat and cancer risk in a prospective way...
  4. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and the risk for prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1282-7. 2008
    ..No statistically significant association was observed for alcohol intake from specific alcoholic beverages. Our results indicate no association between the consumption of alcohol and prostate cancer in this cohort of European men...
  5. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and lymphoma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 18:537-49. 2007
    ..The best-established risk factors are related to dys-regulation of immune function, and evidence suggests that factors such as dietary or lifestyle habits may be involved in the etiology...
  6. pmc Ethanol intake and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 20:785-94. 2009
    ..To examine the association of baseline and lifetime ethanol intake with cancer of the pancreas in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of meat and meat-derived heterocyclic aromatic amines and their correlation with DNA adducts in female breast tissue
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Mutagenesis 24:127-32. 2009
    ..Since the detected DNA adducts were not necessarily specific only for HCA, it is possible that HCA intake is a surrogate of other genotoxic substances, such as polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, in meat prepared at high temperatures...
  8. doi request reprint Level of education and the risk of lymphoma in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Silke Hermann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 136:71-7. 2010
    ..We explored the association between education and the incidence of lymphoma in the prospective EPIC study...
  9. pmc The INSIG2 rs7566605 polymorphism is not associated with body mass index and breast cancer risk
    Daniele Campa
    German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:563. 2010
    ..BMI is considered to be one of the measures of choice to evaluate body fatness and there is evidence that body fatness is related with an increased risk of breast cancer (BC)...
  10. doi request reprint Serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin as biomarker of vitamin K intake and risk of prostate cancer: a nested case-control study in the Heidelberg cohort of the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Katharina Nimptsch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg DE 69120, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:49-56. 2009
    ..37). The increased risks of advanced-stage and high-grade prostate cancer with higher serum ucOC/iOC ratio strengthen the findings for dietary menaquinone intake...
  11. doi request reprint Consumption of meat and dairy and lymphoma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 128:623-34. 2011
    ..Chance is a plausible explanation of the observed associations, which need to be confirmed in further studies...
  12. doi request reprint Consistency of vitamin and/or mineral supplement use and demographic, lifestyle and health-status predictors: findings from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Heidelberg cohort
    Kuanrong Li
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Nutr 104:1058-64. 2010
    ..We concluded that supplement use is a fairly unstable behaviour in free-living individuals. Individuals with a favourable lifestyle and healthier diet are more likely to show consistent supplementation...
  13. doi request reprint Smoking and lymphoma risk in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Alexandra Nieters
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1081-9. 2008
    ..Future analysis should involve viral biomarkers and genetic susceptibility markers to elucidate potential mechanisms of smoking-induced carcinogenesis, particularly for Hodgkin's lymphoma...
  14. pmc Adiposity, hormone replacement therapy use and breast cancer risk by age and hormone receptor status: a large prospective cohort study
    Rebecca Ritte
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld TP4, Heidelberg, 69120, Germany
    Breast Cancer Res 14:R76. 2012
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  15. doi request reprint Physical activity and risk of breast cancer overall and by hormone receptor status: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Physical Activity and Cancer, Divisions of Environmental Epidemiology and Preventive Oncology, German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 132:1667-78. 2013
    ..Heterogeneities by receptor status indicate hormone-related mechanisms...
  16. doi request reprint Vitamin/mineral supplementation and cancer, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality in a German prospective cohort (EPIC-Heidelberg)
    Kuanrong Li
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 51:407-13. 2012
    ..To prospectively evaluate the association of vitamin/mineral supplementation with cancer, cardiovascular, and all-cause mortality...
  17. doi request reprint The association of circulating adiponectin levels with pancreatic cancer risk: a study within the prospective EPIC cohort
    Verena A Grote
    German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 130:2428-37. 2012
    ..Therefore, further studies are needed to clarify the role of adiponectin in pancreatic cancer development...
  18. ncbi request reprint 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...
  19. doi request reprint Heterocyclic aromatic amine intake increases colorectal adenoma risk: findings from a prospective European cohort study
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:1418-24. 2009
    ..Heterocyclic aromatic amines (HCAs), which arise from cooking meat and fish at high temperatures, may increase the risk of colorectal adenomas. Conversely, flavonoids might counteract the negative effects of HCAs...
  20. doi request reprint Dietary vitamin K intake in relation to cancer incidence and mortality: results from the Heidelberg cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-Heidelberg)
    Katharina Nimptsch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1348-58. 2010
    ..Anticarcinogenic activities of vitamin K have been observed in animal and cell studies...
  21. doi request reprint Dietary glucosinolate intake, polymorphisms in selected biotransformation enzymes, and risk of prostate cancer
    Astrid Steinbrecher
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:135-43. 2010
    ..This information will help to further elucidate the mechanism of action of potentially protective substances in vivo...
  22. ncbi request reprint 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...
  23. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and lung cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Cohort
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 119:2389-97. 2006
    ..It can be assumed that the elevated risks found for occupational physical activity are not produced mechanistically by physical activity itself but rather reflect exposure to occupation-related lung cancer risk factors...
  24. doi request reprint Concentrations of IGF-I and IGFBP-3 and brain tumor risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2174-82. 2011
    ..Insulin-like growth factor-1 (IGF-I) is important in normal brain development but in the adult brain, IGF-I overexpression may be a risk factor for tumor development...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and diet in people using dietary supplements: a German cohort study
    Annika Reinert
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 46:165-73. 2007
    ..The use of dietary supplements is often associated with a healthy lifestyle. Due to high variation in supplementation practice by country, these associations will be investigated in a large German cohort study...
  26. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of vitamin K and risk of prostate cancer in the Heidelberg cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-Heidelberg)
    Katharina Nimptsch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:985-92. 2008
    ..Epidemiologic studies linking dietary intake of vitamin K with the development of prostate cancer have not yet been conducted...
  27. pmc Obesity, inflammatory markers, and endometrial cancer risk: a prospective case-control study
    Laure Dossus
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, Heidelberg, Germany
    Endocr Relat Cancer 17:1007-19. 2010
    ..We provided epidemiological evidence that chronic inflammation might mediate the association between obesity and endometrial cancer and that endometrial carcinogenesis could be promoted by an inflammatory milieu...
  28. doi request reprint Lifestyle factors, obesity and the risk of colorectal adenomas in EPIC-Heidelberg
    Silke Hermann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1397-408. 2009
    ..We investigated the association of lifestyle and obesity with colorectal adenoma risk in a prospective setting...
  29. doi request reprint Associations of dietary calcium intake and calcium supplementation with myocardial infarction and stroke risk and overall cardiovascular mortality in the Heidelberg cohort of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study (EPIC-Hei
    Kuanrong Li
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart 98:920-5. 2012
    ..However, findings of an ultimately decreased risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) are limited. Instead, recent evidence warns that taking calcium supplements might increase myocardial infarction (MI) risk...
  30. doi request reprint Dietary calcium and magnesium intake in relation to cancer incidence and mortality in a German prospective cohort (EPIC-Heidelberg)
    Kuanrong Li
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1375-82. 2011
    ..This prospective cohort study provides no strong evidence to support that high dietary calcium and magnesium intake in the intake range observed in a German population may reduce cancer incidence or mortality...
  31. doi request reprint Intake of heterocyclic aromatic amines and the risk of prostate cancer in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    Anja Sander
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Causes Control 22:109-14. 2011
    ..Heterocyclic amines (HCA) are positively associated with prostate cancer risk in animal models. Because of mostly inconsistent results of epidemiological studies, we examined the association between intake of HCA and prostate cancer risk...
  32. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic characteristics of participation in the opportunistic German cervical cancer screening programme: results from the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort
    David Seidel
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 135:533-41. 2009
    ..To analyse participation in the German cervical cancer screening programme by socio-demographic characteristics...
  33. doi request reprint Dietary intake of vitamin D and calcium and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sascha Abbas
    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Nutr Cancer 65:178-87. 2013
    ..57 and 0.22 in pre- and postmenopausal women, respectively). In this large prospective cohort, we found no evidence for an association between dietary vitamin D or calcium intake and breast cancer risk...
  34. doi request reprint The associations of advanced glycation end products and its soluble receptor with pancreatic cancer risk: a case-control study within the prospective EPIC Cohort
    Verena A Grote
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology C020, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 581, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:619-28. 2012
    ..However, prospective data on their association with cancer of specific sites, including pancreatic cancer, are limited...
  35. doi request reprint Effects of selenium status and polymorphisms in selenoprotein genes on prostate cancer risk in a prospective study of European men
    Astrid Steinbrecher
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:2958-68. 2010
    ..We evaluated the association between serum selenium status and prostate cancer risk in a population with relative low selenium concentrations considering effect modification by genetic variants in selenoprotein genes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of different types and characteristics of processed meat which might be associated with cancer risk--results from the 24-hour diet recalls in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Jakob Linseisen
    German Cancer Research Centre, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 9:449-64. 2006
    ....
  37. doi request reprint Meat and fish consumption and risk of pancreatic cancer: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 132:617-24. 2013
    ..The positive association of poultry consumption with pancreatic cancer might be a chance finding as it contradicts most previous findings...
  38. pmc The association of education with body mass index and waist circumference in the EPIC-PANACEA study
    Silke Hermann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Public Health 11:169. 2011
    ..To examine the association of education with body mass index (BMI) and waist circumference (WC) in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)...
  39. doi request reprint Dietary glucosinolate intake and risk of prostate cancer in the EPIC-Heidelberg cohort study
    Astrid Steinbrecher
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 125:2179-86. 2009
    ..This study shows an inverse association between dietary intake of GLS and the risk of prostate cancer. Because this is the first prospective study using individual GLS intake data, confirmation in other studies is warranted...
  40. ncbi request reprint Development of a short questionnaire to assess the dietary intake of heterocyclic aromatic amines
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 5:699-705. 2002
    ..Development and validation of a short instrument to assess the dietary intake of heterocyclic aromatic amines (HCA)...
  41. ncbi request reprint Development and validation of a short food list to assess the intake of total fat, saturated, mono-unsaturated, polyunsaturated fatty acids and cholesterol
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Abteilung Klinische Epidemiologie, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 13:262-8. 2003
    ..The short list should be able to correctly classify persons according to their intake...
  42. doi request reprint Genetic variation in genes of the fatty acid synthesis pathway and breast cancer risk
    Daniele Campa
    Department of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:565-74. 2009
    ..On the other hand, we found that two SNPs in FASN were associated with BMI...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in cigarette smoking in the German centers of the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC): the influence of the educational level
    Sabine Rohrmann
    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Prev Med 36:448-54. 2003
    ....
  44. doi request reprint Effects of selenium status, dietary glucosinolate intake and serum glutathione S-transferase α activity on the risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Monika Eichholzer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Prevention, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine University of Zurich, Z urich, Switzerland
    BJU Int 110:E879-85. 2012
    ..Modifiable factors may also play a role. In the present study, before this antioxidant can be recommended as a preventive measure...
  45. ncbi request reprint Comparing the results of a cholesterol and saturated fat screener when using two different scores
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:413-5. 2003
    ..The validation results did not change when a weighed score was used instead of the simple one, indicating that a simple score does not introduce a higher amount of misclassification...
  46. doi request reprint Biomarkers of dietary intake of flavonoids and phenolic acids for studying diet-cancer relationship in humans
    Jakob Linseisen
    Unit of Nutritional Epidemiology, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Nutr 47:60-8. 2008
    ..Since dietary intake estimates suffer from imprecision, the measurement of these compounds (or metabolites of) in biological specimens collected in epidemiological studies is expected to improve accuracy of exposure estimation...
  47. ncbi request reprint Determinants and correlates of serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin
    Katharina Nimptsch
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Nutr Metab 51:563-70. 2007
    ..To assess dietary and nondietary determinants of serum undercarboxylated osteocalcin (ucOC) as a measure of vitamin K status...
  48. doi request reprint Pregnancy loss and risk of cardiovascular disease: a prospective population-based cohort study (EPIC-Heidelberg)
    Elham Kharazmi
    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Cancer Epidemiology, Im Neuenheimer Feld 581, 69120, Heidelberg, Germany
    Heart 97:49-54. 2011
    ..To examine whether pregnancy loss (miscarriage, abortion or stillbirth) is associated with a higher risk of myocardial infarction (MI) and stroke...
  49. ncbi request reprint Association of IGF-1 and IGFBP-3 with lower urinary tract symptoms in the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Prostate 67:1693-8. 2007
    ..It is, however, unclear which factors induce prostate growth in these men. We examined the association of insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-1 and its major binding protein IGFBP-3 with LUTS in a representative US study...
  50. ncbi request reprint An accurate risk score based on anthropometric, dietary, and lifestyle factors to predict the development of type 2 diabetes
    Matthias B Schulze
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Department of Epidemiology, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Diabetes Care 30:510-5. 2007
    ..We aimed to develop a precise risk score for the screening of large populations for individuals at high risk of developing type 2 diabetes based on noninvasive measurements of major risk factors in German study populations...
  51. 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...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption, intake of micronutrients, and benign prostatic hyperplasia in US men
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:523-9. 2007
    ..Nutrients with antioxidant properties or that influence cell growth and differentiation might reduce the risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...
  53. ncbi request reprint The effect of occasional smoking on smoking-related cancers: in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Bine Kjøller Bjerregaard
    Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Danish Cancer Society, Strandboulevarden 49, 2100, Copenhagen Ø, Denmark
    Cancer Causes Control 17:1305-9. 2006
    ..We have investigated the association between occasional smoking and cancer of the bladder, kidney, pancreas, upper aero-digestive tract and lung...
  54. 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...
  55. doi request reprint Diabetes and the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Aneire E Khan
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Division of Epidemiology, Public Health and Primary Care, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Variety Wing, Norfolk Place, Paddington, London W2 1PG
    Haematologica 93:842-50. 2008
    ..Increases in the incidence of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma in the past implicate environmental factors as potential causal agents...
  56. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry, physical activity, and the risk of pancreatic cancer in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:879-85. 2006
    ..50-1.35 for most active versus inactive). Future studies should consider including measurements of waist and hip circumference, to further investigate the relationship between central adiposity and the risk of pancreatic cancer...
  57. ncbi request reprint Prediagnostic plasma vitamin C levels and the subsequent risk of prostate cancer
    Sonja I Berndt
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutrition 21:686-90. 2005
    ..We assessed whether higher prediagnostic plasma concentrations of vitamin C were associated with a lower risk of prostate cancer in a well-nourished cohort of men...
  58. ncbi request reprint Re: "Obesity and hormone-dependent tumors: cohort and co-twin control studies based on the Swedish twin registry"
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Int J Cancer 118:785. 2006
  59. ncbi request reprint Association of prostate cancer risk with insulin, glucose, and anthropometry in the Baltimore longitudinal study of aging
    J Slade Hubbard
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Urology 63:253-8. 2004
    ..To examine the relationship of insulin, glucose, and anthropometry with the subsequent risk of prostate cancer...
  60. 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...
  61. doi request reprint Anthropometric characteristics and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Julie A Britton
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, Room 151, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place W2 1PG, London, UK
    Haematologica 93:1666-77. 2008
    ..It has been hypothesized that this may be due, in part, to the parallel rising prevalence of obesity. It is biologically plausible that anthropometric characteristics can infuence the risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma and multiple myeloma...
  62. ncbi request reprint Plasma carotenoids, retinol, and tocopherols and the risk of prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition study
    Timothy J Key
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:672-81. 2007
    ..Previous studies suggest that high plasma concentrations of carotenoids, retinol, or tocopherols may reduce the risk of prostate cancer...
  63. ncbi request reprint Dietary carbohydrates, glycemic index, glycemic load, and endometrial cancer risk within the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition cohort
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Am J Epidemiol 166:912-23. 2007
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat intake and risk of prostate cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Francesca L Crowe
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 87:1405-13. 2008
    ..However, the results from more recent prospective studies do not support this hypothesis, and the possible association between different food sources of fat and prostate cancer risk also remains unclear...
  65. ncbi request reprint Lifetime and baseline alcohol intake and risk of colon and rectal cancers in the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    Pietro Ferrari
    International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2065-72. 2007
    ..03, 95%CI=0.98-1.09). In this large European cohort, both lifetime and baseline alcohol consumption increase colon and rectum cancer risk, with more apparent risk increases for alcohol intakes greater than 30 g/day...
  66. ncbi request reprint Eating out of home and its correlates in 10 European countries. The European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) study
    Philippos Orfanos
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias Street, Athens 11527, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 10:1515-25. 2007
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint Serum androgens and prostate cancer among 643 cases and 643 controls in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Ruth C Travis
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 121:1331-8. 2007
    ....
  68. pmc The association of urinary cadmium with sex steroid hormone concentrations in a general population sample of US adult men
    Andy Menke
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, USA
    BMC Public Health 8:72. 2008
    ..Studies investigating the association of cadmium and sex steroid hormones in men have been inconsistent, but previous studies were relatively small...
  69. ncbi request reprint Associations of obesity with lower urinary tract symptoms and noncancer prostate surgery in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:390-7. 2004
    ..Results suggest that being overweight in young adulthood may be associated with a lower prevalence of LUTS later in life, whereas weight gain and central adiposity in adulthood are possibly associated with a higher prevalence of LUTS...
  70. ncbi request reprint Association between serum concentrations of micronutrients and lower urinary tract symptoms in older men in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Urology 64:504-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate the association of serum micronutrients with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS)...
  71. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of prostate cancer in the Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging
    Elizabeth A Platz
    Department of Epidemiology, Room E6138, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:390-6. 2005
    ..We evaluated the association of aspirin and nonaspirin NSAIDs with subsequent prostate cancer in a prospective study. We also assessed whether use of these drugs influences serum prostate-specific antigen (PSA) concentration...
  72. ncbi request reprint Association of cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption and physical activity with lower urinary tract symptoms in older American men: findings from the third National Health And Nutrition Examination Survey
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    BJU Int 96:77-82. 2005
    ..To examine the association of cigarette smoking, alcohol consumption and physical activity with lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS) in older men...
  73. ncbi request reprint Re: Body size and serum levels of insulin and leptin in relation to the risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Sabine Rohrmann
    J Urol 172:779. 2004
  74. ncbi request reprint Association of vasectomy and prostate cancer among men in a Maryland cohort
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Room E6138, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:1189-94. 2005
    ..To evaluate the association of vasectomy with prostate cancer...
  75. ncbi request reprint Concordance rates and modifiable risk factors for lower urinary tract symptoms in twins
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Epidemiology 17:419-27. 2006
    ..Lower urinary tract symptoms, which are common in older men, are thought to be determined genetically and by modifiable environmental risk factors. We examined the contribution of these 2 etiologic components in a cohort of U.S. twins...
  76. pmc Smoking and risk of fatal prostate cancer in a prospective U.S. study
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Urology 69:721-5. 2007
    ..To examine the association of cigarette smoking with subsequent fatal prostate cancer...
  77. ncbi request reprint Serum estrogen, but not testosterone, levels differ between black and white men in a nationally representative sample of Americans
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 92:2519-25. 2007
    ..Previous studies comparing hormone levels by race might have been limited by size, restricted age variation, or lack of representation of the general population...
  78. ncbi request reprint Viral infections and lower urinary tract symptoms in the third national health and nutrition examination survey
    Siobhan Sutcliffe
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Urol 178:2181-5. 2007
    ..Therefore, we examined each of these associations in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey...
  79. ncbi request reprint Consumption and portion sizes of tree nuts, peanuts and seeds in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) cohorts from 10 European countries
    Mazda Jenab
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, IARC WHO, Lyon, France
    Br J Nutr 96:S12-23. 2006
    ..5 v. 23.1 g/d, P<0.01) and peanuts (46.1 v. 35.1 g/d, P<0.01) per day than women. These data may be useful in devising research initiatives and health policy strategies based on the intake of this food group...
  80. ncbi request reprint Meat and dairy consumption and subsequent risk of prostate cancer in a US cohort study
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe St, Rm E 6138, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:41-50. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association of meat and dairy food consumption with subsequent risk of prostate cancer...
  81. ncbi request reprint Serum insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I and IGF-binding protein-3 concentrations and prostate cancer risk: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1121-7. 2007
    ..Some studies suggest that elevated serum insulin-like growth factor (IGF)-I concentrations are associated with an increased risk of prostate cancer and, in particular, with an increased risk of advanced-stage prostate cancer...
  82. ncbi request reprint Family history of prostate cancer and obesity in relation to high-grade disease and extraprostatic extension in young men with prostate cancer
    Sabine Rohrmann
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Prostate 55:140-6. 2003
    ..Little is known about predictors of prostate cancer severity in young men. Therefore, we examined whether family history and obesity influence risk of high-grade disease and extraprostatic extension in men < 55-years old...