M Schulz

Summary

Affiliation: German Institute of Human Nutrition
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mandy Schulz
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14458 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2531-5. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations of short-term weight changes and weight cycling with incidence of essential hypertension in the EPIC-Potsdam Study
    M Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    J Hum Hypertens 19:61-7. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary determinants of epithelial ovarian cancer: a review of the epidemiologic literature
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Nutr Cancer 50:120-40. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Recent weight changes and weight cycling as predictors of subsequent two year weight change in a middle-aged cohort
    A Kroke
    German Institute of Human Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:403-9. 2002
  5. pmc Long-term weight change and breast cancer risk: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal 14558, Germany
    Br J Cancer 93:582-9. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Assignment to menopausal status and estimation of age at menopause for women with missing or invalid data--a probabilistic approach with weighting factors in a large-scale epidemiological study
    A Kroke
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, D 14558 Bergholz Rehbruecke, Germany
    Maturitas 40:39-46. 2001
  7. doi request reprint Beer consumption and the 'beer belly': scientific basis or common belief?
    M Schutze
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1143-9. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Food groups as predictors for short-term weight changes in men and women of the EPIC-Potsdam cohort
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany 14558
    J Nutr 132:1335-40. 2002
  9. doi request reprint A statistical test for the equality of differently adjusted incidence rate ratios
    Kurt Hoffmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 167:517-22. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Identification of a food pattern characterized by high-fiber and low-fat food choices associated with low prospective weight change in the EPIC-Potsdam cohort
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    J Nutr 135:1183-9. 2005

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Publications36

  1. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Mandy Schulz
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14458 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2531-5. 2005
    ..The association between consumption of fruit and vegetables and risk of ovarian cancer is still unclear from a prospective point of view...
  2. ncbi request reprint Associations of short-term weight changes and weight cycling with incidence of essential hypertension in the EPIC-Potsdam Study
    M Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    J Hum Hypertens 19:61-7. 2005
    ..The effect seen for weight cycling supports the hypothesis that weight cycling increases the risk of hypertension. The finding for short-term weight loss may be explained by subsequent weight regain and needs further investigation...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary determinants of epithelial ovarian cancer: a review of the epidemiologic literature
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Nutr Cancer 50:120-40. 2004
    ..In particular, future studies need to address the effect of milk products according to fat content and possible biological mechanisms to explain observed effects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Recent weight changes and weight cycling as predictors of subsequent two year weight change in a middle-aged cohort
    A Kroke
    German Institute of Human Nutrition, Department of Epidemiology, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 26:403-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate the influence of recent weight changes (weight gain, loss and cycling) on subsequent weight changes...
  5. pmc Long-term weight change and breast cancer risk: the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    P H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal 14558, Germany
    Br J Cancer 93:582-9. 2005
    ..Our findings suggest that large adult weight gain was a significant predictor of breast cancer in postmenopausal women not taking exogenous hormones...
  6. ncbi request reprint Assignment to menopausal status and estimation of age at menopause for women with missing or invalid data--a probabilistic approach with weighting factors in a large-scale epidemiological study
    A Kroke
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, D 14558 Bergholz Rehbruecke, Germany
    Maturitas 40:39-46. 2001
    ..This analysis compared different approaches of menopausal status determination, including a probabilistic approach that was developed to reduce misclassification of menopausal status...
  7. doi request reprint Beer consumption and the 'beer belly': scientific basis or common belief?
    M Schutze
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1143-9. 2009
    ..We studied the gender-specific associations between beer consumption and WC (partially in relation to body weight and hip circumference (HC) change)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Food groups as predictors for short-term weight changes in men and women of the EPIC-Potsdam cohort
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany 14558
    J Nutr 132:1335-40. 2002
    ..48; 95% CI, 1.03-2.13). Our data show that a diet rich in high fat and high energy foods predicts short-term weight gain even if controlled for many potential confounding factors...
  9. doi request reprint A statistical test for the equality of differently adjusted incidence rate ratios
    Kurt Hoffmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 167:517-22. 2008
    ..The statistical method described may be helpful as an additional tool for analyzing epidemiologic cohort data and for interpreting results obtained from Cox regression models with adjustment for different covariates...
  10. ncbi request reprint Identification of a food pattern characterized by high-fiber and low-fat food choices associated with low prospective weight change in the EPIC-Potsdam cohort
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Germany
    J Nutr 135:1183-9. 2005
    ..In this study population, we identified a food pattern characterized by high-fiber and low-fat food choices that can help to maintain body weight or at least prevent excess body weight gain...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fiber and magnesium intake and incidence of type 2 diabetes: a prospective study and meta-analysis
    Matthias B Schulze
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 167:956-65. 2007
    ..We examined associations between fiber and magnesium intake and risk of type 2 diabetes and summarized existing prospective studies by meta-analysis...
  12. ncbi request reprint A food pattern predicting prospective weight change is associated with risk of fatal but not with nonfatal cardiovascular disease
    Dagmar Drogan
    German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Department of Epidemiology, Nuthetal, 14558 Germany
    J Nutr 137:1961-7. 2007
    ..05). These findings from a large German cohort indicate that a food pattern predicting prospective weight change may be associated with the risk of fatal CVD...
  13. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate intake and incidence of type 2 diabetes in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Potsdam Study
    Matthias B Schulze
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Nutr 99:1107-16. 2008
    ..353 and 0.349). In conclusion, a higher carbohydrate intake at the expense of protein and PUFA might be associated with decreased diabetes risk...
  14. doi request reprint Identification of a dietary pattern characterized by high-fat food choices associated with increased risk of breast cancer: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)-Potsdam Study
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, Nuthetal 14558, Germany
    Br J Nutr 100:942-6. 2008
    ..Given that the food pattern was high in all fatty acid fractions, we found evidence for total dietary fat rather than for specific fatty acids to be associated with breast cancer risk...
  15. doi request reprint Anthropometric measures and epithelial ovarian cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Int J Cancer 126:2404-15. 2010
    ..This large, prospective study provides evidence that obesity is an important modifiable risk factor for epithelial ovarian cancer, particularly among postmenopausal women...
  16. ncbi request reprint No association of consumption of animal foods with risk of ovarian cancer
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Arthur Schneunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:852-5. 2007
  17. doi request reprint Specific food group combinations explaining the variation in intakes of nutrients and other important food components in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition: an application of the reduced rank regression method
    J Kroger
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:S263-74. 2009
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  18. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and breast cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Petra H Lahmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbrucke, Nuthetal, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:36-42. 2007
    ..This study provides additional evidence for a protective effect of physical activity on breast cancer risk...
  19. ncbi request reprint Is the association between dietary glycemic index and type 2 diabetes modified by waist circumference?
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Potsdam Rehbrucke, Germany
    Diabetes Care 29:1102-4. 2006
  20. ncbi request reprint 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. pmc Endogenous sex hormones and endometrial cancer risk in women in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:485-97. 2008
    ..In conclusion, relatively high blood concentrations of estrogens and free testosterone are associated with an increased endometrial cancer risk in postmenopausal women...
  22. ncbi request reprint Nutritional correlates of dietary glycaemic index: new aspects from a population perspective
    Mandy Schulz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Br J Nutr 94:397-406. 2005
    ..This may have implications for the interpretation of dietary GI in epidemiologic studies...
  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns, insulin sensitivity and adiposity in the multi-ethnic Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study population
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia 29208, USA
    Br J Nutr 92:973-84. 2004
    ..The present study identified highly consistent associations of distinct dietary patterns with measures of insulin resistance and adiposity, which are risk factors for diabetes and heart disease...
  24. 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...
  25. ncbi request reprint 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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  26. ncbi request reprint Serum IGF-I, its major binding protein (IGFBP-3) and epithelial ovarian cancer risk: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Petra H M Peeters
    Julius Center for Health Sciences and Primary Care, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Endocr Relat Cancer 14:81-90. 2007
    ..Our results suggest that the circulating levels of IGF-I may play a potentially important role in the development of ovarian cancer in women of a pre- or perimenopausal age...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Serum levels of C-peptide, IGFBP-1 and IGFBP-2 and endometrial cancer risk; results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition
    Anne E Cust
    Nutrition and Hormones Unit, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 120:2656-64. 2007
    ..bottom quartile = 1.28 [95% CI 0.67-2.45], p(trend) = 0.42. Our results provide modest support to the hypothesis that hyperinsulinaemia is a risk factor for endometrial cancer...
  29. ncbi request reprint Endogenous androgens and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: results from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Sabina Rinaldi
    IARC, Lyon, France
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:23-9. 2007
    ..The heterogeneity of results on the associations of fT with ovarian cancer risk in postmenopausal women deserves further investigation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load, carbohydrate and fiber intake, and measures of insulin sensitivity, secretion, and adiposity in the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29205, USA
    Diabetes Care 28:2832-8. 2005
    ..We studied the association of digestible carbohydrates, fiber intake, glycemic index, and glycemic load with insulin sensitivity (S(I)), fasting insulin, acute insulin response (AIR), disposition index, BMI, and waist circumference...
  31. ncbi request reprint Use of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) among women aged 45-64 years in the German EPIC-cohorts
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
    Maturitas 56:436-46. 2007
    ..To describe the prevalence and to assess type and indicators of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) use in the two German EPIC-cohorts...
  32. ncbi request reprint Towards understanding of glycaemic index and glycaemic load in habitual diet: associations with measures of glycaemia in the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Elizabeth J Mayer-Davis
    Center for Research in Nutrition and Health Disparities and Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of South Carolina Arnold School of Public Health, 2718 Middleburg Drive, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Br J Nutr 95:397-405. 2006
    ..Further work is needed to quantify usual dietary exposures relative to glucose excursion and associated chronic glycaemia and other metabolic parameters...
  33. ncbi request reprint Risk of endometrial cancer in relationship to cigarette smoking: results from the EPIC study
    Mustafa Al-Zoughool
    Nutrition and Hormones Group, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
    Int J Cancer 121:2741-7. 2007
    ..The reduction of endometrial cancer risk observed among postmenopausal women does not have direct public health relevance since cigarette smoking is the main known risk factor for cancer...
  34. ncbi request reprint 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...
  35. 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...
  36. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate nutrition, glycaemic load, and plasma lipids: the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study
    Angela D Liese
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, 800 Sumter Street, Columbia, SC 29208, USA
    Eur Heart J 28:80-7. 2007
    ..We evaluated the relationship of carbohydrate nutrition and selected food groups with lipids using data from the Insulin Resistance Atherosclerosis Study (IRAS Exam I, 1992-1994)...