C Bamia

Summary

Affiliation: University of Athens
Country: Greece

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dehydroepiandrosterone relations to dietary and lifestyle variables in a general population sample
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 47:158-64. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Some consequences of assuming simple patterns for the treatment effect over time in a linear mixed model
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Stat Med 32:2585-94. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Mediterranean diet and colorectal cancer risk: results from a European cohort
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, WHO Collaborating Center for Food and Nutrition Policies, University of Athens Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias St, Goudi, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:317-28. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Weight change in later life and risk of death amongst the elderly: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition-Elderly Network on Ageing and Health study
    C Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Intern Med 268:133-44. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking in relation to body fat mass and distribution in a general population sample
    C Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1091-6. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Age at retirement and mortality in a general population sample: the Greek EPIC study
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Epidemiol 167:561-9. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle factors in relation to plasma insulin-like growth factor I in a general population sample
    N Baibas
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Mikras Asias 75, Greece
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:229-34. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Modified Mediterranean diet and survival after myocardial infarction: the EPIC-Elderly study
    A Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias St, 115 27, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:871-81. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Tracing the Mediterranean diet through principal components and cluster analyses in the Greek population
    T Costacou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1378-85. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations of anthropometric characteristics with blood cholesterol fractions among adults. The Greek EPIC study
    V Benetou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:942-8. 2006

Detail Information

Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Dehydroepiandrosterone relations to dietary and lifestyle variables in a general population sample
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Greece
    Ann Nutr Metab 47:158-64. 2003
    ..There is, however, limited information concerning the role of lifestyle variables, including diet, on blood DHEA levels. We have undertaken a study of DHEA determinants in a general population sample of adult Greeks...
  2. doi request reprint Some consequences of assuming simple patterns for the treatment effect over time in a linear mixed model
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Stat Med 32:2585-94. 2013
    ..Methods are illustrated using a Parkinson's disease trial...
  3. doi request reprint Mediterranean diet and colorectal cancer risk: results from a European cohort
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, WHO Collaborating Center for Food and Nutrition Policies, University of Athens Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias St, Goudi, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:317-28. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that following a Mediterranean diet may have a modest beneficial effect on CRC risk...
  4. doi request reprint Weight change in later life and risk of death amongst the elderly: the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition-Elderly Network on Ageing and Health study
    C Bamia
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, School of Medicine, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    J Intern Med 268:133-44. 2010
    ..Later life weight change and mortality amongst elders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking in relation to body fat mass and distribution in a general population sample
    C Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 28:1091-6. 2004
    ..To investigate the effects of variable amounts of tobacco smoking on body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio among current smokers...
  6. ncbi request reprint Age at retirement and mortality in a general population sample: the Greek EPIC study
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Am J Epidemiol 167:561-9. 2008
    ..Results indicate that early retirement may be a risk factor for all-cause and cardiovascular mortality in apparently healthy persons...
  7. ncbi request reprint Dietary and lifestyle factors in relation to plasma insulin-like growth factor I in a general population sample
    N Baibas
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Mikras Asias 75, Greece
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:229-34. 2003
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  8. ncbi request reprint Modified Mediterranean diet and survival after myocardial infarction: the EPIC-Elderly study
    A Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias St, 115 27, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:871-81. 2007
    ..A diet inspired by the Mediterranean pattern that can be easily adopted by Western populations is associated with substantial reduction of total mortality of coronary patients in the community...
  9. ncbi request reprint Tracing the Mediterranean diet through principal components and cluster analyses in the Greek population
    T Costacou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 57:1378-85. 2003
    ..To identify dietary patterns, and their socio-demographic and lifestyle correlates in a large sample of Greek adults, and assess their adherence to the traditional Mediterranean diet...
  10. ncbi request reprint Associations of anthropometric characteristics with blood cholesterol fractions among adults. The Greek EPIC study
    V Benetou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 60:942-8. 2006
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  11. ncbi request reprint Lipid, protein and carbohydrate intake in relation to body mass index
    A Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Clin Nutr 56:37-43. 2002
    ..To examine whether the same amount of energy intake has different consequences on body mass index (BMI), depending on the source of energy from specific macronutrients...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and survival of older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly Study (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition)
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias Street, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Public Health Nutr 10:590-8. 2007
    ..To investigate the association of a posteriori dietary patterns with overall survival of older Europeans...
  13. pmc Anatomy of health effects of Mediterranean diet: Greek EPIC prospective cohort study
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, University of Athens, Medical School, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    BMJ 338:b2337. 2009
    ..To investigate the relative importance of the individual components of the Mediterranean diet in generating the inverse association of increased adherence to this diet and overall mortality...
  14. pmc Modified Mediterranean diet and survival: EPIC-elderly prospective cohort study
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens 11527, Greece
    BMJ 330:991. 2005
    ..To examine whether adherence to the modified Mediterranean diet, in which unsaturates were substituted for monounsaturates, is associated with longer life expectancy among elderly Europeans...
  15. ncbi request reprint The association of body mass index and waist circumference with blood pressure depends on age and gender: a study of 10,928 non-smoking adults in the Greek EPIC cohort
    Vassiliki Benetou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens, Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Eur J Epidemiol 19:803-9. 2004
    ..Associations are more evident with respect to SBP than DBP...
  16. ncbi request reprint Adherence to a Mediterranean diet and survival in a Greek population
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    N Engl J Med 348:2599-608. 2003
    ..Adherence to a Mediterranean diet may improve longevity, but relevant data are limited...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet and survival among patients with coronary heart disease in Greece
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, 75 Mikras Asias St, 115 27 Athens, Greece
    Arch Intern Med 165:929-35. 2005
    ..The Mediterranean diet has been hypothesized to reduce fatality among patients with coronary heart disease...
  18. pmc Development and validation of a prognostic model in patients with metastatic renal cell carcinoma treated with sunitinib: a European collaboration
    A Bamias
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, University of Athens, Athens, Greece
    Br J Cancer 109:332-41. 2013
    ..We developed and externally validated a simple model for overall survival (OS) in mRCC. We also studied the recently validated International Database Consortium (IDC) model in our data sets...
  19. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns among older Europeans: the EPIC-Elderly study
    Christina Bamia
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, M Asias 75, Athens 11527, Greece
    Br J Nutr 94:100-13. 2005
    ..Our study contributes to the identification of groups of elderly who are likely to have different prospects for long-term disease occurrence and survival...
  20. doi request reprint Reduction of osteonecrosis of the jaw (ONJ) after implementation of preventive measures in patients with multiple myeloma treated with zoledronic acid
    M A Dimopoulos
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    Ann Oncol 20:117-20. 2009
    ..We investigated whether the occurrence of ONJ decreased after the implementation of preventive measures in 128 patients with MM who received zoledronic acid...
  21. doi request reprint A systematic review and meta-analysis on the effect of implant length on the survival of rough-surface dental implants
    Sotirios Kotsovilis
    Department of Periodontology, School of Dentistry, University of Athens, Thivon St 2, GR 11527, Athens, Greece
    J Periodontol 80:1700-18. 2009
    ....
  22. doi request reprint Genetic predisposition, nongenetic risk factors, and coronary infarct
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece
    Arch Intern Med 168:891-6. 2008
    ..Using a genetic predisposition score (GPS), additively integrating the associations of 11 polymorphisms with coronary heart disease (CHD), we examined the consequences of the joint presence of a high GPS and nongenetic CHD risk factors...
  23. pmc Prospective observational study of the impact of VIM-1 metallo-beta-lactamase on the outcome of patients with Klebsiella pneumoniae bloodstream infections
    George L Daikos
    First Department of Propaedeutic Medicine, University of Athens, Athens 115 26, Greece
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 53:1868-73. 2009
    ..The higher mortality associated with carbapenem resistance was probably mediated by the failure to provide effective therapy...
  24. doi request reprint Conformity to traditional Mediterranean diet and breast cancer risk in the Greek EPIC (European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition) cohort
    Antonia Trichopoulou
    WHO Collaborating Center for Food and Nutrition Policies, Department of Hygiene, Epidemiology and Medical Statistics, Athens, Greece
    Am J Clin Nutr 92:620-5. 2010
    ..No study, however, has evaluated the association of the traditional Mediterranean diet with breast cancer in a Mediterranean country...
  25. ncbi request reprint Osteonecrosis of the jaw in cancer after treatment with bisphosphonates: incidence and risk factors
    Aristotle Bamias
    Department of Clinical Therapeutics, Medical School, University of Athens, Greece
    J Clin Oncol 23:8580-7. 2005
    ..We studied the incidence, characteristics, and risk factors for the development of ONJ among patients treated with bisphosphonates for bone metastases...
  26. ncbi request reprint Comparison of two statistical approaches to predict all-cause mortality by dietary patterns in German elderly subjects
    Kurt Hoffmann
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition, Arthur Scheunert Allee 114 116, 14558 Nuthetal, Germany
    Br J Nutr 93:709-16. 2005
    ..These results suggest that variation in macronutrients is meaningful for mortality and that the RRR method is more appropriate than the classic PCA method to identify dietary patterns relevant to mortality...
  27. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic position and the risk of gastric and oesophageal cancer in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC-EURGAST)
    Gabriele Nagel
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Deutsches Krebsforschungszentrum, Heidelberg, Germany
    Int J Epidemiol 36:66-76. 2007
    ..To evaluate the association of socioeconomic position with adenocarcinoma of the oesophagus and stomach...
  28. ncbi request reprint Intake of vegetables, legumes, and fruit, and risk for all-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality in a European diabetic population
    Ute Nöthlings
    Department of Epidemiology, German Institute of Human Nutrition Potsdam Rehbruecke, Nuthetal, 14558 Germany
    J Nutr 138:775-81. 2008
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and survival in older Dutch women
    Patricia M C M Waijers
    National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, Bilthoven, Netherlands
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:1170-6. 2006
    ..The need to gain insight into prevailing eating patterns and their health effects is evident...
  30. ncbi request reprint Are mammotropic hormones mainly permissive for the development of breast cancer?
    Dimitrios Trichopoulos
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 118:2863-5. 2006
    ..A corollary is that studies of mammotropic hormones in relation to breast cancer risk may also need to focus on the lower end of the distributions of these growth-enhancing hormones...
  31. 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...
  32. ncbi request reprint A dietary pattern rich in olive oil and raw vegetables is associated with lower mortality in Italian elderly subjects
    Giovanna Masala
    Molecular and Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, CSPO Scientific Institute of Tuscany, Via Cosimo il Vecchio 2, 50139, Florence, Italy
    Br J Nutr 98:406-15. 2007
    ..Dietary recommendations aimed at the Italian elderly population should support a dietary pattern characterised by a high consumption of olive oil, raw vegetables and poultry...
  33. 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...
  34. 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...