Adam Gondos

Summary

Affiliation: University of Heidelberg
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in a southern African urban population
    Adam Gondos
    German Centre for Research on Ageing, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 112:860-4. 2004
  2. pmc Cancer survival in Kampala, Uganda
    A Gondos
    Department of Epidemiology, German Centre for Research on Ageing, Berghiemer Str 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Cancer 92:1808-12. 2005
  3. doi request reprint Kidney graft survival in europe and the United States: strikingly different long-term outcomes
    Adam Gondos
    1 Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany 2 Department of Transplantation Immunology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany 3 Address correspondence to Adam Gondos, Ph D, Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, PO Box 101909, 69009 Heidelberg, Germany
    Transplantation 95:267-74. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Survival of stomach and esophagus cancer patients in Germany in the early 21st century
    Eva Hiripi
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Oncol 51:906-14. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Model-based projections for deriving up-to-date cancer survival estimates: an international evaluation
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 125:2666-72. 2009
  6. pmc Ovarian cancer survival population differences: a "high resolution study" comparing Philippine residents, and Filipino-Americans and Caucasians living in the US
    Maria Theresa M Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 9:340. 2009
  7. pmc Inter-country and ethnic variation in colorectal cancer survival: comparisons between a Philippine population, Filipino-Americans and Caucasians
    Maria Theresa Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:100. 2010
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends in cancer survival across Europe between 2000 and 2004: a model-based period analysis from 12 cancer registries
    A Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Strasse 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 44:1463-75. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Cancer survival in Eastern and Western Germany after the fall of the iron curtain
    Lina Jansen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, POB 10 19 49, 69009, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:689-93. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Cancer survival differences between European countries and an urban population from the Philippines
    Maria Theresa Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 21:221-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in a southern African urban population
    Adam Gondos
    German Centre for Research on Ageing, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 112:860-4. 2004
    ..Access to and the ability to pay for medical care may be a very important barrier to better survival for the majority of black Zimbabwean patients and the most important cause for the very low cancer survival in this population...
  2. pmc Cancer survival in Kampala, Uganda
    A Gondos
    Department of Epidemiology, German Centre for Research on Ageing, Berghiemer Str 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Cancer 92:1808-12. 2005
    ..On the policy level, the results underscore the importance of the consistent application of the national cancer control programme guidelines as outlined by the World Health Organization...
  3. doi request reprint Kidney graft survival in europe and the United States: strikingly different long-term outcomes
    Adam Gondos
    1 Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany 2 Department of Transplantation Immunology, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany 3 Address correspondence to Adam Gondos, Ph D, Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, PO Box 101909, 69009 Heidelberg, Germany
    Transplantation 95:267-74. 2013
    ..Kidney graft survival has never been systematically compared between Europe and the United States...
  4. ncbi request reprint Survival of stomach and esophagus cancer patients in Germany in the early 21st century
    Eva Hiripi
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Acta Oncol 51:906-14. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to provide up-to-date survival estimates and trends for patients with stomach and esophagus cancer in Germany...
  5. doi request reprint Model-based projections for deriving up-to-date cancer survival estimates: an international evaluation
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 125:2666-72. 2009
    ..Projections from model-based analysis may contribute to improved timeliness of monitoring of concurrent trends in population-based cancer survival in cancer registries operating in different populations and socioeconomic environments...
  6. pmc Ovarian cancer survival population differences: a "high resolution study" comparing Philippine residents, and Filipino-Americans and Caucasians living in the US
    Maria Theresa M Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 9:340. 2009
    ..We aimed to compare ovarian cancer survival in Philippine residents, Filipino-Americans and Caucasians living in the US, using a high resolution approach, taking potential differences in prognostic factors into account...
  7. pmc Inter-country and ethnic variation in colorectal cancer survival: comparisons between a Philippine population, Filipino-Americans and Caucasians
    Maria Theresa Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Cancer 10:100. 2010
    ....
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends in cancer survival across Europe between 2000 and 2004: a model-based period analysis from 12 cancer registries
    A Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Strasse 20, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 44:1463-75. 2008
    ..Monitoring population-based cancer survival is an essential component in the evaluation of cancer control, but subject to an inherent delay in the reporting of the most recent survival estimates with traditional techniques of analysis...
  9. doi request reprint Cancer survival in Eastern and Western Germany after the fall of the iron curtain
    Lina Jansen
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center DKFZ, POB 10 19 49, 69009, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:689-93. 2012
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Cancer survival differences between European countries and an urban population from the Philippines
    Maria Theresa Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Eur J Public Health 21:221-8. 2011
    ..This study aimed to provide up-to-date estimates of cancer survival in a Philippine urban population, and to compare these with those observed in the European countries...
  11. pmc Sex differences in colorectal cancer survival: population-based analysis of 164,996 colorectal cancer patients in Germany
    Ondrej Majek
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e68077. 2013
    ..The effect of sex hormones, either endogenous or through hormonal replacement therapy, might be the most plausible explanation for the observed patterns. ..
  12. pmc Improvement in survival of older adults with multiple myeloma: results of an updated period analysis of SEER data
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Oncologist 16:1600-3. 2011
    ..Here, we update survival estimates for patients with myeloma in the early 21st century to determine whether continued improvement can be seen on a population level and whether or not it now extends to older patients...
  13. pmc Survival of patients with oral cavity cancer in Germany
    Stefan Listl
    Department of Conservative Dentistry, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e53415. 2013
    ..Differences in survival were identified with respect to age, sex, tumor grade and stage. The present study is the first to provide a comprehensive overview on survival of oral cavity cancer patients in Germany...
  14. doi request reprint Survival of patients with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in Germany in the early 21st century
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Leuk Lymphoma 54:979-85. 2013
    ..3 percentage points. We conclude that survival for NHL is increasing in Germany in recent years. Survival was higher in Germany than in the US for patients aged 15-49 but lower for older patients...
  15. doi request reprint Expected long-term survival of older patients diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma in 2008-2012
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol 36:e19-25. 2012
    ..In the past, the impact of innovations on long-term survival of NHL patients on the population level has been disclosed only with substantial delay...
  16. pmc Survival of patients with chronic myelocytic leukemia: comparisons of estimates from clinical trial settings and population-based cancer registries
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Oncologist 16:663-71. 2011
    ..However, there have been discrepancies between results reported from clinical trials and population-based studies. We aimed to elucidate the extent of these discrepancies...
  17. doi request reprint Ethnicity and health care in cervical cancer survival: comparisons between a Filipino resident population, Filipino-Americans, and Caucasians
    Maria Theresa Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2228-34. 2009
    ..01-1.47). The differences in cervical cancer survival between patients in the Philippines and in the United States highlight the importance of enhanced health care and access to diagnostic and treatment facilities in the Philippines...
  18. doi request reprint Trends in survival after diagnosis with hematologic malignancy in adolescence or young adulthood in the United States, 1981-2005
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Cancer 115:4973-9. 2009
    ..Period analysis was used to obtain up-to-date information on survival expectations of adolescents and young adults diagnosed with hematologic malignancies through the early 21st century...
  19. doi request reprint Survival among adolescents and young adults with cancer in Germany and the United States: An international comparison
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 133:2207-15. 2013
    ..With very few exceptions, no survival deficit between AYA patients and adults aged 40-49 years was found in either of the examined countries in the first decade of the 21st century. ..
  20. doi request reprint Improvement in survival in younger patients with acute lymphoblastic leukemia from the 1980s to the early 21st century
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Blood 113:1408-11. 2009
    ..Survival has improved for patients with ALL over the time period studied, but treatment of older patients remains a difficult issue...
  21. doi request reprint Trends in 5- and 10-year survival after diagnosis with childhood hematologic malignancies in the United States, 1990-2004
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1301-9. 2008
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Trends in long-term survival of patients with chronic lymphocytic leukemia from the 1980s to the early 21st century
    Hermann Brenner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Blood 111:4916-21. 2008
    ..Long-term survival expectations of patients with CLL have substantially improved over the past 2 decades except for patients 80 years of age or older at the time of diagnosis. Future studies are needed to confirm and expand our findings...
  23. doi request reprint Long-term survival of patients diagnosed with non-Hodgkin lymphoma after a previous malignancy
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Leuk Lymphoma 50:179-86. 2009
    ..0 to 54.1% and 24.4 to 41.0%, respectively. Despite a strong increase in relative survival over time, patients with prior malignancies continued to have a worse prognosis compared with those with no prior malignancy...
  24. doi request reprint From cancer to transplantation: an evaluation of period analysis for calculating up-to-date long-term survival estimates
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Am J Epidemiol 172:613-20. 2010
    ..The method appears useful for providing more up-to-date long-term survival estimates than traditional methods, and its use in pertinent studies is encouraged...
  25. doi request reprint Period analysis for more up-to-date graft and patient survival estimates in transplantation: an evaluation using united network for organ sharing data
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Transplantation 89:580-8. 2010
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Ongoing improvement in long-term survival of patients with Hodgkin disease at all ages and recent catch-up of older patients
    Hermann Brenner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Blood 111:2977-83. 2008
    ..Our period analysis discloses ongoing, major improvement in long-term survival of patients with HD in recent years, particularly among older patients...
  27. doi request reprint Trends in cancer survival in 11 European populations from 1990 to 2009: a model-based analysis
    A Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 20:564-73. 2009
    ..The timely provision and interpretation of trends in population-based cancer survival estimates is an important clinical and public health priority...
  28. pmc Expected long-term survival of patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2006-2010
    Hermann Brenner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Haematologica 94:270-5. 2009
    ..Patients diagnosed with multiple myeloma in 2006-2010, especially those diagnosed at younger ages, are expected to have much higher long-term survival perspectives than suggested by previously available survival statistics...
  29. ncbi request reprint The role of HIV-related knowledge and ethnicity in determining HIV risk perception and willingness to undergo HIV testing among rural women in Burkina Faso
    Malabika Sarker
    Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Germany
    AIDS Behav 9:243-9. 2005
    ..The dissemination of information on the asymptomatic nature of HIV infection could potentially be very important in forming risk perception, awareness, and their willingness to participate in HIV interventions...
  30. ncbi request reprint Determinants of HIV counselling and testing participation in a prevention of mother-to-child transmission programme in rural Burkina Faso
    M Sarker
    Department of Tropical Hygiene and Public Health, University of Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    Trop Med Int Health 12:1475-83. 2007
    ..To analyse the factors associated with the uptake of HIV counselling, HIV testing and returning for test results in a rural hospital setting in Nouna, Burkina Faso...
  31. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival in Germany and the United States at the beginning of the 21st century: an up-to-date comparison by period analysis
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Cancer 121:395-400. 2007
    ..Among these, differences between patients with breast and prostate cancer are probably due to more intensive screening activities...
  32. doi request reprint Relative survival of transplant patients: quantifying surplus mortality among renal transplant recipients compared with the general population
    Adam Gondos
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Transplantation 92:913-7. 2011
    ..We apply and demonstrate the benefits of this measure in solid organ transplantation for the first time...
  33. ncbi request reprint Recent major improvement in long-term survival of younger patients with multiple myeloma
    Hermann Brenner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Strasse 20, Heidelberg, Germany
    Blood 111:2521-6. 2008
    ..Our period analysis discloses a major increase in long-term survival of younger patients with MM in recent years, which most likely reflects the effect of recent advances in therapy and their dissemination in clinical practice...
  34. ncbi request reprint Trends in population-based cancer survival in Germany: to what extent does progress reach older patients?
    A Gondos
    Division for Clinical Epidemiology and Ageing Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 18:1253-9. 2007
    ..The ageing of populations makes outcome monitoring among elderly cancer patients particularly important...
  35. pmc Cancer survival discrepancies in developed and developing countries: comparisons between the Philippines and the United States
    M T Redaniel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Br J Cancer 100:858-62. 2009
    ..Survival differences in stomach cancer and leukaemia between Filipino-Americans and Caucasians in the United States most likely reflect biological factors rather than the differences in access to health care...
  36. doi request reprint Expected long-term survival of patients diagnosed with acute myeloblastic leukemia during 2006-2010
    D Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
    Ann Oncol 21:335-41. 2010
    ..Therefore, currently available estimates of long-term survival, which are based on survival for patients treated with potentially now obsolete protocols, may not pertain to patients currently diagnosed...
  37. pmc Calculating age-adjusted cancer survival estimates when age-specific data are sparse: an empirical evaluation of various methods
    A Gondos
    Department of Epidemiology, German Centre for Research on Ageing, Bergheimer Str 20, Heidelberg 69115, Germany
    Br J Cancer 94:450-4. 2006
    ..We have illustrated that a recently proposed alternative method of age adjustment involving the use of balanced age groups or age truncation may be useful for enhancing calculability and reliability of adjusted survival estimates...
  38. ncbi request reprint Recent major progress in long-term cancer patient survival disclosed by modeled period analysis
    Hermann Brenner
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Str 20, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    J Clin Oncol 25:3274-80. 2007
    ..To disclose most recent trends in long-term cancer patient survival...
  39. doi request reprint Ongoing improvement in outcomes for patients diagnosed as having Non-Hodgkin lymphoma from the 1990s to the early 21st century
    Dianne Pulte
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Strasse 20, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Arch Intern Med 168:469-76. 2008
    ..We use the novel technique of period analysis to disclose the most recent trends in survival among adults diagnosed as having NHL on the population level with minimum delay...
  40. doi request reprint Improvements in survival of adults diagnosed with acute myeloblastic leukemia in the early 21st century
    Dianne Pulte
    Div of Clinical Epidemiology and Aging Research, German Cancer Research Center, Bergheimer Str 20, D 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Haematologica 93:594-600. 2008
    ....