Silvano Gallus


Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy


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    Gallus S, Pacifici R, Colombo P, Scarpino V, Zuccaro P, Bosetti C, et al. Smoking in Italy 2003, with a focus on the young. Tumori. 2004;90:171-4 pubmed
    ..To update trends in smoking prevalence in Italy to 2003, with specific focus on the young...
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    Gallus S, Naldi L, Martin L, Martinelli M, La Vecchia C. Anthropometric measures and risk of cutaneous malignant melanoma: a case-control study from Italy. Melanoma Res. 2006;16:83-7 pubmed
    ..BSA is also related to the risk of CMM. In terms of the population attributable risk, overweight and obesity would account for 31% of the cases of CMM in this Italian population, indicating the scope of prevention. ..
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    Gallus S, Colombo P, Scarpino V, Zuccaro P, Apolone G, La Vecchia C. Smoking in Italy, 2002. Tumori. 2002;88:453-6 pubmed
    ..To update estimates of smoking prevalence in Italy to the year 2002...
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    Gallus S, Naldi L, Carli P, La Vecchia C. Nevus count on specific anatomic sites as a predictor of total body count: a survey of 3,406 children from Italy. Am J Epidemiol. 2007;166:472-8 pubmed
    ..This large study provides definite evidence that examining the upper limbs only, particularly the lateral arms, is a practical and suitable tool for predicting total nevus count in children...
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    Gallus S, Tramacere I, Zuccaro P, Colombo P, La Vecchia C. Tobacco sales to minors in Italy. Tumori. 2009;95:283-5 pubmed
    ..To understand the attitudes of Italian adults towards regulations to prevent minors from purchasing tobacco products, we added specific questions to the annual survey on smoking in Italy...