Siegal Sadetzki

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Country: Israel

Publications

  1. pmc Search for inherited susceptibility to radiation-associated meningioma by genomewide SNP linkage disequilibrium mapping
    F J Hosking
    Section of Cancer Genetics, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, Surrey, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1049-54. 2011
  2. pmc INTEROCC case-control study: lack of association between glioma tumors and occupational exposure to selected combustion products, dusts and other chemical agents
    Aude Lacourt
    University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre CRCHUM, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:340. 2013
  3. pmc Description of selected characteristics of familial glioma patients - results from the Gliogene Consortium
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Cancer 49:1335-45. 2013
  4. ncbi request reprint Ret/PTC activation in benign and malignant thyroid tumors arising in a population exposed to low-dose external-beam irradiation in childhood
    Siegal Sadetzki
    The Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2281-9. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotyping of patients with sporadic and radiation-associated meningiomas
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:969-76. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Siegal Sadetzki
    The Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:480-7. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood exposure to ionizing radiation to the head and risk of schizophrenia
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Radiat Res 176:670-7. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint [Transgenerational effects of parental exposure to ionizing radiation]
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Harefuah 145:516-21, 550, 549. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer after childhood exposure to ionizing radiation for tinea capitis
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4798-804. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular phone use and risk of benign and malignant parotid gland tumors--a nationwide case-control study
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 167:457-67. 2008

Detail Information

Publications54

  1. pmc Search for inherited susceptibility to radiation-associated meningioma by genomewide SNP linkage disequilibrium mapping
    F J Hosking
    Section of Cancer Genetics, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, Surrey, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1049-54. 2011
    ..The over-representation of radiation-associated meningioma (RAM) and other cancers in specific families provide support for inherited genetic susceptibility to radiation-induced cancer...
  2. pmc INTEROCC case-control study: lack of association between glioma tumors and occupational exposure to selected combustion products, dusts and other chemical agents
    Aude Lacourt
    University of Montreal Hospital Research Centre CRCHUM, Montreal, Canada
    BMC Public Health 13:340. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Description of selected characteristics of familial glioma patients - results from the Gliogene Consortium
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Cancer 49:1335-45. 2013
    ..This study describes the demographic and clinical characteristics of the largest series of non-syndromic glioma families ascertained from 14 centres in the United States (US), Europe and Israel as part of the Gliogene Consortium...
  4. ncbi request reprint Ret/PTC activation in benign and malignant thyroid tumors arising in a population exposed to low-dose external-beam irradiation in childhood
    Siegal Sadetzki
    The Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2281-9. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotyping of patients with sporadic and radiation-associated meningiomas
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel 52621
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:969-76. 2005
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Breast conservation after neoadjuvant chemotherapy
    Siegal Sadetzki
    The Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Ann Surg Oncol 12:480-7. 2005
    ..Nevertheless, lumpectomy success in such cases cannot be fully achieved. The aim of this study was to create a quantitative tool for preoperative evaluation of the success of breast conservation in such patients...
  7. ncbi request reprint Childhood exposure to ionizing radiation to the head and risk of schizophrenia
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Radiat Res 176:670-7. 2011
    ..More research on possible effects of early exposure to ionizing radiation on schizophrenia specifically and brain tissue in general is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Transgenerational effects of parental exposure to ionizing radiation]
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University
    Harefuah 145:516-21, 550, 549. 2006
    ..In summary, epidemiological studies do not support the association between gonadal exposure to ionizing radiation and the development of cancer and other genetic diseases among offspring...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of thyroid cancer after childhood exposure to ionizing radiation for tinea capitis
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:4798-804. 2006
    ..We examined the effect of low doses of ionizing radiation (4.5-49.5 cGy) on the risk of developing thyroid cancer after long latent periods of up to 54 yr after childhood exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cellular phone use and risk of benign and malignant parotid gland tumors--a nationwide case-control study
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Epidemiol 167:457-67. 2008
    ..A positive dose-response trend was found for these measurements. Based on the largest number of benign PGT patients reported to date, our results suggest an association between cellular phone use and PGTs...
  11. pmc Childhood exposure to external ionising radiation and solid cancer risk
    S Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Br J Cancer 100:1021-5. 2009
    ..In this review, we discuss some aspects of radiation-induced cancer in relation to age at exposure and measures that should be taken for limiting exposure in this sensitive population...
  12. doi request reprint Epidemiology of gliomas in Israel: a nationwide study
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Neuroepidemiology 31:264-9. 2008
    ..Glial brain tumors span a wide range of neoplasms with distinct clinical and histopathological features. This report presents the descriptive epidemiology of glial tumors by histological subtype and tumor behavior...
  13. doi request reprint Smoking and risk of parotid gland tumors: a nationwide case-control study
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cancer 112:1974-82. 2008
    ..The objective of the current study was to assess the association between smoking and benign and malignant parotid gland tumors (PGTs) in a nationwide study...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up for brain tumor development after childhood exposure to ionizing radiation for tinea capitis
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Radiat Res 163:424-32. 2005
    ..56 to 0.47 (P = 0.037), while no trend with age was seen for benign meningiomas. The ERR for both types of tumor remains elevated at 30-plus years after exposure...
  15. ncbi request reprint Second primary breast and thyroid cancers (Israel)
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cancer Causes Control 14:367-75. 2003
    ..To evaluate the risk for developing second primary thyroid cancer (TC) following breast cancer (BC) and second primary BC following TC on a nationwide basis...
  16. ncbi request reprint Radiation-induced meningioma: a descriptive study of 253 cases
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Neurosurg 97:1078-82. 2002
    ..These parameters were compared with those of 41 patients with meningiomas in whom there was no previous history of irradiation (non-RIM group) and with other series of patients presented in the literature...
  17. ncbi request reprint The limitations of using hospital controls in cancer etiology--one more example for Berkson's bias
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Eur J Epidemiol 18:1127-31. 2003
    ..Information on diseases related to the risk factor under consideration and on the prevalence of the risk factor in the general population, may demonstrate the existence of such a bias...
  18. ncbi request reprint Relinquishment of infants with Down syndrome in Israel: trends by time
    S Sadetzki
    Tel Aviv University Medical School, Israel
    Am J Ment Retard 105:480-5. 2000
    ..A decision to relinquish a newborn infant in the hospital is probably based on a combination of several parameters, such as the economic status of the family, social mores, and religious beliefs...
  19. ncbi request reprint Selected risk factors for transitional cell bladder cancer
    S Sadetzki
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and Stanley Steyer Institute for Cancer Epidemiology and Research, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Israel
    Med Oncol 17:179-82. 2000
    ..82; 95% Cl=0.95-3.49). The above data suggest that current efforts to reduce the load of bladder cancer in the population, via environmental measures, have not as yet yielded significant effects...
  20. ncbi request reprint Time trends of incidence rates of thyroid cancer in Israel: what might explain the sharp increase
    Alexandra Lubina
    Institute of Endocrinology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Thyroid 16:1033-40. 2006
    ..Regional differences in the spectrum of TC may be related to genetic factors, ionizing radiation, lifestyle, and nutritional iodine, as well as to the availability of medical services...
  21. ncbi request reprint Genetic predisposition for the development of radiation-associated meningioma: an epidemiological study
    Pazit Flint-Richter
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Lancet Oncol 8:403-10. 2007
    ....
  22. 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...
  23. doi request reprint Association between very young age and adverse characteristics of breast cancer at presentation amongst Israeli women
    Shani Paluch-Shimon
    The Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Clin Oncol 34:219-22. 2011
    ..Studies have suggested an association between breast cancer at a young age, poorer outcome, and adverse clinical and pathologic characteristics. It is unclear whether age is an independent prognostic factor...
  24. pmc Survey of familial glioma and role of germline p16INK4A/p14ARF and p53 mutation
    Lindsay B Robertson
    Section of Cancer Genetics, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, Surrey, UK
    Fam Cancer 9:413-21. 2010
    ..Our findings provide no evidence that p16(INK4A)/p14(ARF) and p53 mutations contribute significantly to familial glioma...
  25. ncbi request reprint The sequence of vessel interruption during lobectomy: does it affect the amount of blood retained in the lobe?
    Alon Yellin
    Department of Thoracic Surgery, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, and the Sackler Faculty of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Eur J Cardiothorac Surg 31:711-3. 2007
    ..The aim of the present study was to determine whether SVI has an impact on the amount of blood retained in the resected lobe...
  26. pmc Possible interaction between ionizing radiation, smoking, and gender in the causation of meningioma
    Pazit Flint-Richter
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Neuro Oncol 13:345-52. 2011
    ..23; 95% CI, 0.68-2.23). Variation in the association between smoking and meningioma may be explained by effects of distinct host factors, such as past exposure to ionizing radiation and/or hormonal factors...
  27. ncbi request reprint Association between diabetes mellitus and adverse characteristics of breast cancer at presentation
    Ido Wolf
    The Institute of Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Ramat Gan 52621, Israel
    Eur J Cancer 42:1077-82. 2006
    ..Moreover, after adjustment for BMI, breast cancer among diabetic patients was more often hormone receptor negative. Our results show that diabetes mellitus is associated with negative prognostic factors at breast cancer presentation...
  28. doi request reprint Timing of sentinel lymph node biopsy in patients receiving neoadjuvant chemotherapy for breast cancer
    Moshe Zvi Papa
    Department of Surgery and Surgical Oncology and the Breast Service, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Surg Oncol 98:403-6. 2008
    ..To address optimal timing of sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB) in breast cancer patients undergoing neoadjuvant treatment...
  29. doi request reprint Smoking and risk of glioma: a meta-analysis
    Lori Mandelzweig
    Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute of Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer 52621, Israel
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1927-38. 2009
    ..However, two recent cohort studies showed increased risks of glioma among smokers. We quantified the association between smoking and glioma through a meta-analysis of the literature...
  30. doi request reprint Serum levels of 25-hydroxy-vitamin D3 among sun-protected outdoor workers in Israel
    Esther Azizi
    Department of Dermatology, The Gertner Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Photochem Photobiol 88:1507-12. 2012
    ..9; 95% CI 0.97-10.1; P=0.085) was also noted for those in the minimal intervention group. In conclusion, sun protection among outdoor workers following a successful intervention did not suppress mean winter 25-OH-D3...
  31. pmc Offspring gender ratio and the rate of recurrent spontaneous miscarriages in jewish women at high risk for breast/ovarian cancer
    Inbar Gal
    Susanne Levy Gertner Oncogenetics Unit, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, 52621, Israel
    Am J Hum Genet 74:1270-5. 2004
    ..In conclusion, the offspring gender ratio is similar in high-risk Jewish families and in the general population. The issue of the rate of recurrent miscarriages in high-risk Jewish women is unresolved...
  32. ncbi request reprint Endonasal geometry changes in elderly people: acoustic rhinometry measurements
    Limor Muallem Kalmovich
    Department of Otolaryngology, Assaf Harofeh Medical Center, and Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Zeriffin, 70300, Israel
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:396-8. 2005
    ..We evaluated endonasal parameters in an elderly population as compared with those in a young group...
  33. ncbi request reprint Radiation rescue for biochemical failure after surgery for prostate cancer: predictive parameters and an assessment of contemporary predictive models
    Zvi Symon
    Oncology Institute, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Am J Clin Oncol 29:446-50. 2006
    ..To determine pretreatment prognostic variables that predict outcome of radiotherapy for biochemical failure after prostate cancer surgery and evaluate contemporary clinical decision tools for patient selection...
  34. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and breast cancer
    Ido Wolf
    Institute of Oncology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Lancet Oncol 6:103-11. 2005
    ..Moreover, diabetes and its complications can adversely affect cancer therapy and the use of screening, which will thus affect the outcome of patients with breast cancer...
  35. ncbi request reprint [Cellular phones and public health]
    Alex Leventhal
    Public Health Services, Israel Ministry of Health
    Harefuah 143:614-8, 620. 2004
    ..The increased use of mobile cellular phone by the public is associated with a wave of contradictory reports about the possible health effects, due to the exposure of the users to electromagnetic non-ionizing radiation...
  36. ncbi request reprint Perfusion-weighted imaging of peritumoral edema can aid in the differential diagnosis of glioblastoma mulltiforme versus brain metastasis
    Osnat Halshtok Neiman
    Department of Diagnostic Imaging, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Isr Med Assoc J 15:103-5. 2013
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint A possible association between ionizing radiation and pituitary adenoma: a descriptive study
    Yoav Juven
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Cancer 95:397-403. 2002
    ..Despite the recognition of ionizing radiation as a causal risk factor for a variety of solid tumors (including brain tumors), to date, such an association with pituitary adenoma (PA) has not been demonstrated...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for infant mortality in Down's syndrome: a nationwide study
    S Sadetzki
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Aviv University Medical School, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 13:442-51. 1999
    ..The study identifies a potential for further reduction in the mortality rates of DS infants, provided there is willingness to adopt a more active and supportive treatment and further changes in ethical codes of the public...
  39. ncbi request reprint The sequence of vessel interruption during lobectomy for non-small cell lung cancer: is it indeed important?
    Yael Refaely
    Department of Thoracic Surgery and Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 125:1313-20. 2003
    ..This hypothesis was never confirmed scientifically. The aim of the present study was to determine whether the sequence of vessel interruption during lobectomy (lobar vein or lobar artery first) affects disease recurrence...
  40. doi request reprint Uterine leiomyosarcoma: does the primary surgical procedure matter?
    Tamar Perri
    Department of Gynecological Oncology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Int J Gynecol Cancer 19:257-60. 2009
    ..We sought to determine whether a surgical procedure that cuts through the tumor influences prognosis...
  41. ncbi request reprint The tinea capitis campaign in Serbia in the 1950s
    Shifra Shvarts
    The Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Sheba Medical Centre, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    Lancet Infect Dis 10:571-6. 2010
    ..The findings are relevant to the Serbian medical community and populations in other countries that used a radiation-based technique for the treatment of tinea capitis...
  42. ncbi request reprint Incidence of leukemia and other cancers in Down syndrome subjects in Israel
    L K Boker
    Department of Clinical Epidemiology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Ramat Gan, Israel
    Int J Cancer 93:741-4. 2001
    ..Significant excess of leukemia in DS population in Israel is in accordance with previously published data. An excess of gastric cancer in DS male subjects born before 1979, which has not been reported before, should be further explored...
  43. ncbi request reprint Treatment with 9-cis β-carotene-rich powder in patients with retinitis pigmentosa: a randomized crossover trial
    Ygal Rotenstreich
    Maurice and Gabriela Goldschleger Eye Research Institute, Tel Hashomer, Israel
    JAMA Ophthalmol 131:985-92. 2013
    ..Retinitis pigmentosa (RP) is the leading cause of incurable inherited blindness in the developed world, with an estimated prevalence of 1 in 3500 individuals. Therefore, it is important to develop new treatments for this disease...
  44. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer and scleroderma
    Alon Scope
    Department of Dermatology, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, The Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel
    Skinmed 5:18-24. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic studies have shown that patients with scleroderma have an increased risk of cancer...
  45. ncbi request reprint [Determining health policy for sensible mobile phone use--current world status]
    Omer Itzhak Sagi
    The Cancer and Radiation Epidemiology Unit, Gertner Institute for Epidemiology and Health Policy Research, Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer
    Harefuah 150:216-20, 306. 2011
    ..In conclusion, many public health practitioners have moved from the theoretical level (adoption of the precautionary principle) to an active phase of introducing regulations, with specific emphasis to various populations...
  46. ncbi request reprint The INTERPHONE study: design, epidemiological methods, and description of the study population
    Elisabeth Cardis
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372, Lyon, Cedex 08, France
    Eur J Epidemiol 22:647-64. 2007
    ..Particular attention was paid to estimating the amount and direction of potential recall and participation biases and their impact on the study results...
  47. ncbi request reprint GLIOGENE an International Consortium to Understand Familial Glioma
    Beatrice Malmer
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Unit 1340, P O Box 301439, Houston, TX 77230 1439, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1730-4. 2007
    ..Here, we review the rationale for studying familial glioma and our proposed strategy for the GLIOGENE study...
  48. ncbi request reprint Excess lifetime cancer mortality risk attributed to radiation exposure from pediatric computed tomography scan
    Siegal Sadetzki
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:607-9. 2007
  49. ncbi request reprint Comparison between primary peritoneal and epithelial ovarian carcinoma: a population-based study
    Giulia Barda
    Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, E Wolfson Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 190:1039-45. 2004
    ..This study was undertaken to characterize primary peritoneal carcinoma (PPC) compared with ovarian carcinoma (OvC)...
  50. doi request reprint Issues of diagnostic review in brain tumor studies: from the Brain Tumor Epidemiology Consortium
    Faith G Davis
    Division of Epidemiology Biostatistics, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:484-9. 2008
    ..It is essential that epidemiologists and neuropathologists collaborate to develop appropriate study designs and protocols for specific hypothesis and populations...
  51. pmc Brain tumor epidemiology: consensus from the Brain Tumor Epidemiology Consortium
    Melissa L Bondy
    Department of Epidemiology, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Cancer 113:1953-68. 2008
    ..In this report, BTEC epidemiologists reviewed the group's consensus on the current state of scientific findings, and they present a consensus on research priorities to identify which important areas the science should move to address...
  52. 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...
  53. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of ovarian and primary peritoneal carcinoma: the value of physical examination in patients with pretreatment elevated CA125 levels
    Joseph Menczer
    Gynecologic Oncology Unit, Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, E Wolfson, Medical Center, Holon, Israel
    Gynecol Oncol 103:137-40. 2006
    ..To assess the value of routine periodic physical examination in the follow-up of ovarian (OvC) and primary peritoneal carcinoma (PPC) patients with pretreatment elevated CA125 levels...
  54. ncbi request reprint High rates of substance abuse among long-term travelers to the tropics: an interventional study
    Alona Paz
    Infectious Diseases Unit, Bnai Zion Medical Center, Haifa, Israel
    J Travel Med 11:75-81. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the characteristics of illicit drug use during long-term travel to the tropics, and to estimate the effects of antidrug brochures provided before travel on the use of drugs during travel...