Flora Lubin

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index at age 18 years and during adult life and ovarian cancer risk
    F Lubin
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 157:113-20. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of nutritional habits during gestation and child life in pediatric brain tumor etiology
    F Lubin
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cancer 86:139-43. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and ethnicity play a role in all-cause mortality
    Flora Lubin
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Nutr 133:1180-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake changes and their association with ovarian cancer risk
    Flora Lubin
    Biostatistics Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Nutr 136:2362-7. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention in obese Arab women: a randomized controlled trial
    Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
    Units of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 170:970-6. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity among Arabs and Jews in Israel: a population-based study
    Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:525-30. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Effect of BRCA1/2 mutations on long-term survival of patients with invasive ovarian cancer: the national Israeli study of ovarian cancer
    Angela Chetrit
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Clin Oncol 26:20-5. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Life-style habits and homocysteine levels in an elderly population
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:437-42. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic surgeries and risk of ovarian cancer in women with BRCA1 and BRCA2 Ashkenazi founder mutations: an Israeli population-based case-control study
    Joni L Rutter
    Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7246, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1072-8. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Demographic and genetic characteristics of patients with borderline ovarian tumors as compared to early stage invasive ovarian cancer
    Walter H Gotlieb
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Sheba Medical Center Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 97:780-3. 2005

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Body mass index at age 18 years and during adult life and ovarian cancer risk
    F Lubin
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 157:113-20. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that, in their population, body mass index at age 18 years is an independent risk factor for ovarian cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of nutritional habits during gestation and child life in pediatric brain tumor etiology
    F Lubin
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Int J Cancer 86:139-43. 2000
    ..36; CI 1.06-1.73) in the child diet and potassium intake during gestation (OR = 1.44; CI 1.04-1.99). In conclusion, nutritional associations with pediatric brain tumor etiology, remain unsubstantiated...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle and ethnicity play a role in all-cause mortality
    Flora Lubin
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Nutr 133:1180-5. 2003
    ..53 (95% CI: 0.29-0.97)]. Smoking, increased systolic BP, older age and male sex increased mortality risk. We conclude that in our study, although ethnic origin and lifestyle habits are interrelated, each affects mortality independently...
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake changes and their association with ovarian cancer risk
    Flora Lubin
    Biostatistics Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Nutr 136:2362-7. 2006
    ..65/100 kcal (418.4 kJ), 95% CI = 0.50 - 0.85]. Our results suggest that substitution of nonanimal for animal fat during adult life might reduce the risk of ovarian cancer, but this requires confirmation in prospective studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle intervention in obese Arab women: a randomized controlled trial
    Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
    Units of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Arch Intern Med 170:970-6. 2010
    ..Few randomized controlled trials on lifestyle interventions have been reported in non-Western populations; none have been reported in Arab populations...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity among Arabs and Jews in Israel: a population-based study
    Ofra Kalter-Leibovici
    Unit of Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:525-30. 2007
    ..Arabs in Israel have high morbidity and mortality from diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Obesity is a risk factor for both conditions...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of BRCA1/2 mutations on long-term survival of patients with invasive ovarian cancer: the national Israeli study of ovarian cancer
    Angela Chetrit
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Clin Oncol 26:20-5. 2008
    ..To evaluate the long-term survival of ovarian cancer (OvC) patients in total and by BRCA1/2 mutation status...
  8. ncbi request reprint Life-style habits and homocysteine levels in an elderly population
    Rachel Dankner
    Unit for Cardiovascular Epidemiology, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Aging Clin Exp Res 16:437-42. 2004
    ..The aim of our study was to test the hypothesis that there is an association between physical activity, life-style habits and plasma Hcy levels in an elderly population...
  9. ncbi request reprint Gynecologic surgeries and risk of ovarian cancer in women with BRCA1 and BRCA2 Ashkenazi founder mutations: an Israeli population-based case-control study
    Joni L Rutter
    Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7246, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:1072-8. 2003
    ..We assessed the level and persistence of reduction of ovarian (including peritoneal) cancer risk after gynecologic surgeries for women who carry BRCA1/2 mutations but were not selected from high-risk clinics...
  10. ncbi request reprint Demographic and genetic characteristics of patients with borderline ovarian tumors as compared to early stage invasive ovarian cancer
    Walter H Gotlieb
    Department of Gynecologic Oncology, Sheba Medical Center Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 97:780-3. 2005
    ..Evaluation whether Jewish founder mutations in BRCA predispose to borderline tumors as they do to early invasive ovarian cancers...
  11. ncbi request reprint Re: "Development of a semi-quantitative Food Frequency Questionnaire (FFQ) to assess dietary intake of multiethnic populations" by Danit Shahar, Iris Shai, Hillel Vardi, Ayelet Brener-Azrad & Drora Fraser
    Flora Lubin
    Eur J Epidemiol 20:121. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Maternal medication use and the risk of brain tumors in the offspring: the SEARCH international case-control study
    Amanda H Cardy
    Department of Public Health, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen AB25 2ZD, Scotland, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 118:1302-8. 2006
    ..This is the largest case-control study of CBT and maternal medications to date. Our data provide little support for an association between maternal use of medications that may form NOC and subsequent development of CBT in the offspring...
  13. ncbi request reprint Primary peritoneal carcinoma--Uterine involvement and hysterectomy
    Joseph Menczer
    Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 100:565-9. 2006
    ..To assess the frequency of uterine involvement in primary peritoneal carcinoma (PPC) and to describe selected clinical characteristics in patients with and without hysterectomy...
  14. ncbi request reprint Farm-related exposures and childhood brain tumours in seven countries: results from the SEARCH International Brain Tumour Study
    Jimmy T Efird
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California, San Francisco, California 94118, USA
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 17:201-11. 2003
    ..0) and unprocessed wool (OR = 3.0). Our findings suggest that various farm-related exposures are positively associated with CBT and warrant further investigation into the public health importance of these associations...