K Steindorf

Summary

Affiliation: German Cancer Research Center
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Prospective study on physical activity and risk of in situ breast cancer
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Physical Activity and Cancer, Divisions of Environmental Epidemiology and Preventive Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2209-19. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of lifetime occupational and recreational physical activity and risks of colon and rectal cancer
    K Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:363-71. 2005
  4. 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
  5. doi request reprint Determinants of sports, cycling, walking and overall leisure-time physical activity among postmenopausal women in Germany
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 13:1905-14. 2010
  6. doi request reprint [Effects of physical activity on cancer risk and disease progression after cancer diagnosis]
    K Steindorf
    AG Bewegung und Krebs, Umweltepidemiologie, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 55:10-6. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Combined risk assessment of physical activity and dietary habits on the development of colorectal cancer. A hospital-based case-control study in Poland
    K Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Prev 9:309-16. 2000
  8. pmc Quantitative cancer risk assessment for dioxins using an occupational cohort
    H Becher
    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 106:663-70. 1998
  9. doi request reprint [Physiologic and molecular mechanisms linking physical activity to cancer risk and progression]
    C M Ulrich
    Abteilung Präventive Onkologie, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum und Nationales Centrum für Tumorerkrankungen, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 55:3-9. 2012

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. 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...
  2. doi request reprint Prospective study on physical activity and risk of in situ breast cancer
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Physical Activity and Cancer, Divisions of Environmental Epidemiology and Preventive Oncology, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2209-19. 2012
    ..Physical activity has been identified as protective factor for invasive breast cancer risk, whereas comparable studies on in situ carcinoma are rare...
  3. ncbi request reprint Case-control study of lifetime occupational and recreational physical activity and risks of colon and rectal cancer
    K Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, D 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:363-71. 2005
    ..These data support an inverse association of colon cancer risk and physical activity which is most expressed if activity is kept up throughout life...
  4. 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...
  5. doi request reprint Determinants of sports, cycling, walking and overall leisure-time physical activity among postmenopausal women in Germany
    Karen Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Im Neuenheimer Feld 280, 69120 Heidelberg, Germany
    Public Health Nutr 13:1905-14. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, many women in Germany are insufficiently physically active. Activity promotion programmes should target women in particular need. Thus, we examined subject-related determinants of PA for postmenopausal women in Germany...
  6. doi request reprint [Effects of physical activity on cancer risk and disease progression after cancer diagnosis]
    K Steindorf
    AG Bewegung und Krebs, Umweltepidemiologie, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 55:10-6. 2012
    ..For disease-specific and total mortality, clinical studies are not yet available. However, preliminary observational studies with breast, colon, and prostate cancer patients show risk reductions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Combined risk assessment of physical activity and dietary habits on the development of colorectal cancer. A hospital-based case-control study in Poland
    K Steindorf
    Unit of Environmental Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer Prev 9:309-16. 2000
    ..61, 95% CI 0.29-1.29) and both activities combined acted as independent protective factors. The protective effect of healthy nutrition appeared to be independent from that attributed to physical effort...
  8. pmc Quantitative cancer risk assessment for dioxins using an occupational cohort
    H Becher
    German Cancer Research Center, Division of Epidemiology, Heidelberg, Germany
    Environ Health Perspect 106:663-70. 1998
    ..Uncertainties regarding the dose-response function remain. These data did not indicate the existence of a threshold value; however, such a value cannot be excluded with any certainty...
  9. doi request reprint [Physiologic and molecular mechanisms linking physical activity to cancer risk and progression]
    C M Ulrich
    Abteilung Präventive Onkologie, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum und Nationales Centrum für Tumorerkrankungen, Heidelberg, Deutschland
    Bundesgesundheitsblatt Gesundheitsforschung Gesundheitsschutz 55:3-9. 2012
    ..Randomized controlled studies with biomarker measurements are essential to increase evidence for causality and to identify the most effective intervention strategies and pharmacologic targets...