Carlotta Galeone

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Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis of case-control studies
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Instituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1949-59. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Folate intake and squamous-cell carcinoma of the oesophagus in Italian and Swiss men
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 17:521-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Glycemic index, glycemic load and renal cell carcinoma risk
    C Galeone
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 20:1881-5. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Allium vegetable intake and risk of acute myocardial infarction in Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dept of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 48:120-3. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Allium vegetables intake and endometrial cancer risk
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, I 20156 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 12:1576-9. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Indoor air pollution from solid fuel use, chronic lung diseases and lung cancer in Harbin, Northeast China
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, 19 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:473-8. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, its components and risk of age-related cataract extraction: a case-control study in Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 20:380-4. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Fibre intake and renal cell carcinoma: a case-control study from Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:1869-72. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Onion and garlic use and human cancer
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1027-32. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of fruit and vegetable and lung cancer risk: a case-control study in Harbin, northeast China
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Ann Oncol 18:388-92. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis of case-control studies
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Instituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1949-59. 2010
    ..It may reflect a real protection but also partly or largely be due to reverse causation, i.e. decreased coffee consumption among cases following the onset of bowel symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Folate intake and squamous-cell carcinoma of the oesophagus in Italian and Swiss men
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 17:521-5. 2006
    ..Dietary folate has been inversely related to the risk of several cancers. However, studies on the role of dietary folate in oesophageal cancer are scanty...
  3. doi request reprint Glycemic index, glycemic load and renal cell carcinoma risk
    C Galeone
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 20:1881-5. 2009
    ..To provide information on this issue, we analyzed data from an Italian multicentric case-control study...
  4. doi request reprint Allium vegetable intake and risk of acute myocardial infarction in Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dept of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 48:120-3. 2009
    ..Only two epidemiological studies considered the relation between dietary intake of allium vegetables and cardiovascular diseases...
  5. doi request reprint Allium vegetables intake and endometrial cancer risk
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, I 20156 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 12:1576-9. 2009
    ..Therefore, we evaluated the relationship between onion and garlic intake and endometrial cancer, using data from an Italian case-control study...
  6. doi request reprint Indoor air pollution from solid fuel use, chronic lung diseases and lung cancer in Harbin, Northeast China
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, 19 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:473-8. 2008
    ..38-6.02) and 3.82 (95% CI: 1.97-7.41), respectively. This study gives further support and quantification of the positive association between IAP, history of selected nonmalignant lung diseases, and lung cancer risk for both the sexes...
  7. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome, its components and risk of age-related cataract extraction: a case-control study in Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 20:380-4. 2010
    ..We sought to explore the relationship between age-related cataract extraction and the metabolic syndrome or its various components separately and in various combinations in an Italian case-control study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Fibre intake and renal cell carcinoma: a case-control study from Italy
    Carlotta Galeone
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:1869-72. 2007
    ..98, 95% CI: 0.86-1.12) and grain fibre (OR = 1.05, 95% CI: 0.95-1.15). The inverse association with vegetable fibre may reflect a real favorable effect, or be an indicator of a beneficial role of a diet rich in vegetable on RCC risk...
  9. ncbi request reprint Onion and garlic use and human cancer
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1027-32. 2006
    ..Interest in the potential benefits of allium vegetables, in particular, onion (Allium cepa) and garlic (Allium sativum), has its origin in antiquity, but the details of these benefits are still open to discussion...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake of fruit and vegetable and lung cancer risk: a case-control study in Harbin, northeast China
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Ann Oncol 18:388-92. 2007
    ..We studied the relationship between dietary intake of vegetables and fruit and lung cancer risk in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, northeast China, an area with a very high baseline risk of lung cancer in both sexes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fried foods, olive oil and colorectal cancer
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 18:36-9. 2007
    ..The epidemiologic evidence for an etiologic role of fried foods and heterocyclic amines in colorectal carcinogenesis is inconsistent...
  12. pmc Role of fried foods and oral/pharyngeal and oesophageal cancers
    C Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Br J Cancer 92:2065-9. 2005
    ..05-1.17) for oral-pharyngeal and 1.16 (95% CI: 1.08-1.26) for oesophageal cancer. The ORs were consistent across strata of gender (OR in men only were 1.10 and 1.16, respectively), age, alcohol, tobacco consumption and body mass index...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dietary acrylamide and human cancer
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 118:467-71. 2006
    ..None of the trend in risk was significant. This uniquely large and comprehensive data set does not show any consistent association between intake of acrylamide and the risk of breast and several other common cancers...
  14. doi request reprint Dietary total antioxidant capacity and colorectal cancer: a large case-control study in Italy
    Carlo La Vecchia
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 133:1447-51. 2013
    ..The inverse association was apparently-though not significantly-stronger for rectal than for colon cancer. This is the first case-control study indicating consistent inverse relations between dietary TAC and colorectal cancer risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate and risk of prostate cancer in Italy
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:944-8. 2005
    ..The combined OR for high-folate and low-alcohol intake versus low-folate and high-alcohol intake was 0.46 (95% CI, 0.29-0.75). Therefore, this study supports a favorable role of dietary folate on prostate cancer risk...
  16. ncbi request reprint Onion and garlic intake and the odds of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Urology 70:672-6. 2007
    ..To analyze the relationship between onion and garlic intake and benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH), using data from a multicenter case-control study conducted in Italy...
  17. pmc Coffee and tea intake and risk of head and neck cancer: pooled analysis in the international head and neck cancer epidemiology consortium
    Carlotta Galeone
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1723-36. 2010
    ..Only a few studies have explored the relation between coffee and tea intake and head and neck cancers, with inconsistent results...
  18. ncbi request reprint Family history of urogenital cancers in patients with bladder, renal cell and prostate cancers
    Giorgia Randi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:2748-52. 2007
    ..1 [95% confidence interval (CI), 2.3-16.6] for bladder, 2.0 (95% CI: 0.6-6.2) for renal cell and 2.0 (95% CI: 0.9-4.1) for prostate cancer...
  19. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, and the risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study and meta-analysis
    Carlotta Galeone
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 22:38-45. 2013
    ..The case-control study showed no association between dietary GI and GL and the risk of endometrial cancer overall and in the strata of relevant covariates, whereas the meta-analysis supported an increased risk for high GL, but not GI...
  20. ncbi request reprint Fibre intake and prostate cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 109:278-80. 2004
    ..73-0.93). These relationships were consistent across strata of age, family history of prostate cancer, body mass index and education. Vegetable fibres appear, therefore, to have a favourable association with prostate cancer risk...
  21. ncbi request reprint Lifetime ovulatory cycles and ovarian cancer risk in 2 Italian case-control studies
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 196:83.e1-7. 2007
    ..Several factors that are related to ovulation are relevant to ovarian cancer risk, but it is unclear whether they can be included in a single definition of years of ovulation...
  22. doi request reprint Coffee, decaffeinated coffee, tea, and pancreatic cancer risk: a pooled-analysis of two Italian case-control studies
    Federica Turati
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Dipartimento di Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:287-92. 2011
    ..92, 95% CI: 0.75-1.14). The lack of relationship with dose and duration weighs against a causal association between coffee and pancreatic cancer, which is in agreement with most evidence on the issue...
  23. ncbi request reprint Immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of monovalent 2009 pandemic influenza A/H1N1 MF59-adjuvanted vaccine in children and adolescents with Williams or Cornelia De Lange syndrome
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Hum Vaccin 7:613-7. 2011
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  24. doi request reprint An open-label, randomized clinical trial assessing immunogenicity, safety and tolerability of pandemic influenza A/H1N1 MF59-adjuvanted vaccine administered sequentially or simultaneously with seasonal virosomal-adjuvanted influenza vaccine to paediatric
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 26:2018-24. 2011
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Added sugar, glycemic index and load in colon cancer risk
    Carlotta Galeone
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 15:368-73. 2012
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  26. doi request reprint Is temperature an effect modifier of the association between green tea intake and gastric cancer risk?
    Silvia Deandrea
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:18-22. 2010
    ..45-0.82) and 1.03 (95% CI: 0.99-1.07) for lukewarm and hot tea, respectively (P value for interaction <0.001). We found an inverse relationship between green tea drinking and gastric cancer risk limited to the intake of lukewarm tea...
  27. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of prospective studies of coffee consumption and mortality for all causes, cancers and cardiovascular diseases
    Stefano Malerba
    Department of Epidemiology, IRCCS, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via G La Masa 19, 20157, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Epidemiol 28:527-39. 2013
    ..70-1.29, 6 studies) for stroke, and 1.03 (95 % CI 0.97-1.10, 10 studies) for all cancers. This meta-analysis provides quantitative evidence that coffee intake is inversely related to all cause and, probably, CVD mortality. ..
  28. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of coffee and tea consumption and the risk of glioma in adults
    Stefano Malerba
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 0157, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 24:267-76. 2013
    ..Tea is also rich in antioxidants, mainly polyphenols. To provide a quantitative overall estimate on the relation between coffee and tea consumption and glioma, we combined all published data, using a meta-analytic approach...
  29. pmc Knowledge of human papillomavirus infection and its prevention among adolescents and parents in the greater Milan area, Northern Italy
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 10:378. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to provide data on the knowledge of Italian adolescents and parents concerning human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and its prevention in order to allow the development of adequate training programmes...
  30. doi request reprint Knowledge of oxygen administration, aerosol medicine, and chest physiotherapy among pediatric healthcare workers in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Aerosol Med Pulm Drug Deliv 24:149-56. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to fill this gap as a preliminary step in the implementation of appropriate educational programs...
  31. doi request reprint Trends in adherence to the Mediterranean diet in an Italian population between 1991 and 2006
    C Pelucchi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Clin Nutr 64:1052-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate whether adherence to the Mediterranean diet changed during the period 1991-2006 in an Italian population...
  32. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and renal cell cancer risk in two Italian case-control studies
    C Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 19:1003-8. 2008
    ..There is some evidence that alcohol consumption is inversely associated with renal cell cancer (RCC), but the issue is still unclear...
  33. doi request reprint Annual or biennial CT screening versus observation in heavy smokers: 5-year results of the MILD trial
    Ugo Pastorino
    Unit of Thoracic Surgery, Foundation IRCCS National Cancer Institute of Milan, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:308-15. 2012
    ..There was no evidence of a protective effect of annual or biennial LDCT screening. Furthermore, a meta-analysis of the four published randomized trials showed similar overall mortality in the LDCT arms compared with the control arm...
  34. doi request reprint Probiotics supplementation during pregnancy or infancy for the prevention of atopic dermatitis: a meta-analysis
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Epidemiology 23:402-14. 2012
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  35. pmc Collection by trained pediatricians or parents of mid-turbinate nasal flocked swabs for the detection of influenza viruses in childhood
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 7:85. 2010
    ..Moreover, the direct involvement of parents significantly increases patient acceptance, thus simplifying collection and suggesting that this novel swab design should be considered for epidemiological surveys and vaccine efficacy studies...
  36. pmc Altered cardiac rhythm in infants with bronchiolitis and respiratory syncytial virus infection
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    BMC Infect Dis 10:305. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to verify the real frequency of heart involvement in patients with bronchiolitis associated with RSV infection, and whether infants with mild or moderate disease also risk heart malfunction...
  37. pmc Clinical importance and impact on the households of oseltamivir-resistant seasonal A/H1N1 influenza virus in healthy children in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 7:202. 2010
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  38. doi request reprint Survival analysis with clustered observations of orthodontic brackets
    Elisabetta Petracci
    Institute of Medical Statistics and Biometry Giulio A Maccacaro, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Stat Med 28:3483-91. 2009
    ..Age, gender and vertical craniofacial morphology did not affect bracket failure. A Cox proportional hazards model with a shared frailty term represents a useful approach for modelling orthodontic bracket failures...
  39. doi request reprint Localised thoracic sarcomas: outcome improvement over time at a single institution
    Leonardo Duranti
    Division of Thoracic Surgery, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 49:2689-97. 2013
    ..To assess changes in survival over time in patients affected by thoracic soft tissue sarcomas treated at a single institution...
  40. doi request reprint Efficacy of injectable trivalent virosomal-adjuvanted inactivated influenza vaccine in preventing acute otitis media in children with recurrent complicated or noncomplicated acute otitis media
    Paola Marchisio
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 28:855-9. 2009
    ..As effective and safe influenza vaccines are available, their use has been considered among the possible measures of AOM prophylaxis...
  41. doi request reprint Effect of obesity and other lifestyle factors on mortality in women with breast cancer
    Luigino Dal Maso
    Unita di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, Centro Riferimento Oncologico, Aviano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:2188-94. 2008
    ..High BMI was the lifestyle risk factor that most consistently modified breast cancer prognosis in our study...
  42. ncbi request reprint Dietary acrylamide and renal cell cancer
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Int J Cancer 120:1376-7. 2007
  43. ncbi request reprint Glycemic index, glycemic load and risk of prostate cancer
    Livia S A Augustin
    Department of Nutritional Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Cancer 112:446-50. 2004
    ..No heterogeneity was found among strata of selected covariates. We found direct relations between dietary GI and GL and prostate cancer risk. Correcting for potential confounding factors did not substantially modify these associations...
  44. doi request reprint The changing pattern of kidney cancer incidence and mortality in Europe
    Fabio Levi
    Unité d épidemiologie du cancer et Registres des tumeurs de Vaud et Neuchâtel, Institut de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois et Universite de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    BJU Int 101:949-58. 2008
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