Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
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...
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. ..
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...
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...
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...