Eva Negri

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Bevacizumab in clinical practice: prescribing appropriateness relative to national indications and safety
    Martina Bonifazi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italia
    Oncologist 17:117-24. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Sun exposure, vitamin D, and risk of Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eva Negri
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 62:878-82. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:1827-31. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1621-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and prostate cancer risk: a study in Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 56:123-7. 2006
  6. 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
  7. doi request reprint Nutrient dietary patterns and the risk of colorectal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Francesca Bravi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1911-8. 2010
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Diet diversity and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 47:280-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Dietary intake of carotenoids and retinol and endometrial cancer risk in an Italian case-control study
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1209-15. 2008

Detail Information

Publications100

  1. pmc Bevacizumab in clinical practice: prescribing appropriateness relative to national indications and safety
    Martina Bonifazi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italia
    Oncologist 17:117-24. 2012
    ..The main reason for nonadherence to the indication was use as a second-line or advanced line of therapy. The incidence of serious adverse events and the survival rates of mCRC patients were similar to those reported in clinical trials...
  2. doi request reprint Sun exposure, vitamin D, and risk of Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Eva Negri
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 62:878-82. 2010
    ..The paucity of information on the relation of sun exposure or vitamin D with adult Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) or childhood lymphomas prevents any definite conclusion...
  3. ncbi request reprint Family history and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:1827-31. 2008
    ..6 for current smokers, heavy drinkers with family history. History of oral and pharyngeal cancer and laryngeal cancer is a strong determinant of oral and pharyngeal cancer risk, independent from tobacco and alcohol...
  4. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1621-5. 2007
    ..None of the associations were significant after further allowance for vitamin C, probably on account of the high collinearity between these compounds...
  5. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and prostate cancer risk: a study in Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 56:123-7. 2006
    ..Thus, the results of the present study do not support a protective effect of flavonoids on prostate cancer in this Italian population, characterized by a high intake of flavonoid-containing foods (except isoflavone-rich foods)...
  6. 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...
  7. doi request reprint Nutrient dietary patterns and the risk of colorectal cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Francesca Bravi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1911-8. 2010
    ..The role of diet on colorectal cancer has been considered in terms of single foods and nutrients, but less frequently in terms of dietary patterns...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Diet diversity and the risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 47:280-4. 2008
    ..Diet diversity has been recommended to achieve a healthy diet and prevent cancer...
  10. doi request reprint Dietary intake of carotenoids and retinol and endometrial cancer risk in an Italian case-control study
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1209-15. 2008
    ..To provide information on the relation between intake of carotenoids and retinol and endometrial cancer, since available data are inconsistent. Further, carotenoids other than beta-carotene have been rarely investigated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Food groups and renal cell carcinoma: a case-control study from Italy
    Francesca Bravi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:681-5. 2007
    ..The results of this study provide further indications on dietary correlates of RCC, and in particular indicate that a diet rich in refined cereals and poor in vegetables may have an unfavorable role on RCC...
  12. doi request reprint Flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, and the risk of stomach cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1597-604. 2010
    ..Further adjustment for fruit and vegetables, or vitamin C, did not materially change these associations. This is the first epidemiological study to suggest that dietary proanthocyanidins have a favorable role on gastric cancer risk...
  13. doi request reprint Dietary fiber and stomach cancer risk: a case-control study from Italy
    Francesca Bravi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, Milan, MI 20156, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 20:847-53. 2009
    ..Fiber intake has been inversely related to stomach cancer risk, although this issue is still controversial...
  14. 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...
  15. doi request reprint Recent patterns in gastric cancer: a global overview
    Paola Bertuccio
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 125:666-73. 2009
    ..Steady downward trends persist in gastric cancer mortality worldwide even in middle aged population, and hence further appreciable declines are likely in the near future...
  16. doi request reprint Macronutrients, fatty acids, cholesterol and pancreatic cancer
    Ersilia Lucenteforte
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:581-7. 2010
    ..69) and polyunsaturated fatty acids (OR=0.67). In conclusion, a diet poor in animal proteins and rich in sugars (mainly derived from fruit) appears to have a beneficial effect on pancreatic cancer risk...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tobacco smoking, smoking cessation, and cumulative risk of upper aerodigestive tract cancers
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Am J Epidemiol 167:468-73. 2008
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  18. doi request reprint Food groups and endometrial cancer risk: a case-control study from Italy
    Francesca Bravi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 200:293.e1-7. 2009
    ..Although several studies have been conducted on the relation between dietary habits and endometrial cancer risk, the evidence for specific food groups is still controversial...
  19. doi request reprint Glycemic index and glycemic load in relation to body mass index and waist to hip ratio
    Marta Rossi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via La Masa, 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Nutr 49:459-64. 2010
    ..We therefore investigated the relation between GI and glycemic load (GL) with body mass index (BMI) and waist to hip ratio (WHR), as a measure of body fat distribution...
  20. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic index and glycemic load and risk of pancreatic cancer: a case-control study
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 20:460-5. 2010
    ..Carbohydrates and dietary glycemic index (GI) influence the secretion of insulin and insulin-related growth factors and may play a role in the development of diabetes and obesity, both of which have been related to pancreatic cancer risk...
  21. doi request reprint Citrus fruit and cancer risk in a network of case-control studies
    Roberto Foschi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:237-42. 2010
    ..Citrus fruit has shown a favorable effect against various cancers. To better understand their role in cancer risk, we analyzed data from a series of case-control studies conducted in Italy and Switzerland...
  22. doi request reprint Diet diversity and the risk of laryngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy and Switzerland
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Oral Oncol 45:85-9. 2009
    ..The results were consistent across strata of age, alcohol drinking and tobacco smoking. This study suggests that a diet not only rich but also varied in fruit and vegetables is related to a decreased risk of laryngeal cancer risk...
  23. ncbi request reprint Micronutrients and the risk of renal cell cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:892-6. 2007
    ..64-1.13), 0.85 (95% CI = 0.64-1.12) for folate and 0.80 (95% CI = 0.60-1.07) for niacin. No meaningful associations emerged for lycopene (OR = 1.11). The present findings support a possible beneficial effect of vitamin E and C on RCC...
  24. doi request reprint Proanthocyanidins and the risk of colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 21:243-50. 2010
    ..The associations were apparently stronger for rectal than for colon cancer, in the absence of significant heterogeneity. These results may explain the protective effect of vegetables and fruit on colorectal cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Pizza consumption and the risk of breast, ovarian and prostate cancer
    Silvano Gallus
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:74-6. 2006
    ..The difference with selected studies from North America suggests that dietary and lifestyle correlates of pizza eating vary between different populations and social groups...
  26. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and the risk of renal cell carcinoma
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:98-101. 2007
    ..Allowance for vegetable and fruit consumption only partly explained these inverse relations. Thus, flavonoids, and particularly flavones and flavonols, may account, at least in part, for the favorable role of plant foods on RCC...
  27. 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...
  28. ncbi request reprint Trends in oesophageal cancer incidence and mortality in Europe
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa l9, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 122:1118-29. 2008
    ..Changes in smoking habits and alcohol drinking for men, and perhaps nutrition, diet and physical activity for both sexes, can partly or largely explain these trends...
  29. ncbi request reprint Dietary zinc and prostate cancer risk: a case-control study from Italy
    Silvano Gallus
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 52:1052-6. 2007
    ..Zinc concentration is higher in the prostate than in most other tissues. Since information on the role of zinc on prostate carcinogenesis is controversial, we analysed the issue in a case-control study...
  30. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and risk of squamous cell esophageal cancer
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 120:1560-4. 2007
    ..In conclusion, this study suggests that flavanone intake is inversely associated with esophageal cancer risk and may account, with vitamin C, for the protective effect of fruit, especially citrus fruit, on esophageal cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dietary iron intake and risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, I 20157 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 9:480-4. 2006
    ..This is of specific interest since iron is frequently included in supplementation and fortification of foods. We assessed the relation between dietary iron intake and the risk of non-fatal AMI...
  32. 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...
  33. doi request reprint Nutrient dietary patterns and gastric cancer risk in Italy
    Paola Bertuccio
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2882-6. 2009
    ..There have been several studies on diet and gastric cancer, but only a few investigations have considered the role of dietary patterns...
  34. doi request reprint Food groups and alcoholic beverages and the risk of stomach cancer: a case-control study in Italy
    Ersilia Lucenteforte
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 60:577-84. 2008
    ..53, 95% CI = 0.30-0.93, P for trend = 0.08). The results of this study confirm a protective role of vegetables and fruit against stomach cancer and suggest a detrimental effect of (refined) cereals on this neoplasm...
  35. doi request reprint Age-period-cohort analysis of oral cancer mortality in Europe: the end of an epidemic?
    Martina Bonifazi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Oral Oncol 47:400-7. 2011
    ..These trends essentially reflect the changes in alcohol and tobacco consumption in various populations...
  36. doi request reprint Flavonoids, proanthocyanidins, and cancer risk: a network of case-control studies from Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 62:871-7. 2010
    ..We found inverse associations between proanthocyanidins and colorectal cancer. These associations appeared stronger for proanthocyanidins with a higher degree of polymerization (OR = 0.69 for ≥ 10 mers)...
  37. doi request reprint Aspirin use and pancreatic cancer risk
    Martina Bonifazi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, via Giuseppe La Masa, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:352-4. 2010
    ..90), but the risk was based on three cases and 16 controls only. We observed no association between regular aspirin use and pancreatic cancer risk, although our results suggested a possible protective effect for long-term current users...
  38. doi request reprint Alcohol and breast cancer risk defined by estrogen and progesterone receptor status: a case-control study
    Silvia Deandrea
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa, 19 20156 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2025-8. 2008
    ..Alcohol consumption increases breast cancer risk. Some studies suggested that this association is stronger or limited to tumors expressing estrogen receptors (ER)...
  39. doi request reprint Selected aspects of Mediterranean diet and cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 61:756-66. 2009
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint A history of cancer in the husband does not increase the risk of breast cancer
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 118:3177-9. 2006
    ..This study suggests that women whose husband had a diagnosis of cancer are not at increased risk of breast cancer, although results for individual cancer sites should be interpreted with caution, due to small numbers...
  41. ncbi request reprint Milk, dairy products and cancer risk (Italy)
    Silvano Gallus
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 17:429-37. 2006
    ..Inconclusive information is available on the potential role of milk and dairy products on the risk of cancer at several sites...
  42. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and colorectal cancer in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1555-8. 2006
    ..The findings of this large study provide support for an inverse association of selected classes of flavonoids with colorectal cancer risk...
  43. doi request reprint Flavonoids and ovarian cancer risk: A case-control study in Italy
    Marta Rossi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:895-8. 2008
    ..On the basis of our findings and the relevant literature, we infer that isoflavones, and perhaps flavonols, may have favorable effects with respect to ovarian cancer risk...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for prostate cancer in men aged less than 60 years: a case-control study from Italy
    Silvano Gallus
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Urology 70:1121-6. 2007
    ..To analyze the relationship between selected risk factors and prostate cancer risk in men younger than 60 years, using data from a large, multicenter, case-control study conducted in Italy...
  45. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome and pancreatic cancer risk: a case-control study in Italy and meta-analysis
    Valentina Rosato
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Metabolism 60:1372-8. 2011
    ..55 (95% CI, 1.19-2.01) for subjects with MetS. Metabolic syndrome is related to pancreatic cancer risk. Diabetes is the key component related to risk...
  46. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in Italy, 1970-2002
    Matteo Malvezzi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 94:640-57. 2008
    ..To update previous work on Italian cancer mortality...
  47. doi request reprint Reproductive and hormonal factors and pancreatic cancer risk in women
    Ersilia Lucenteforte
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Pancreas 40:460-3. 2011
    ..To investigate the role of menstrual, reproductive, and hormonal factors, as well as benign female conditions, on pancreatic cancer risk...
  48. 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...
  49. ncbi request reprint Mediterranean diet in relation to body mass index and waist-to-hip ratio
    Marta Rossi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, I 20156 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 11:214-7. 2008
    ..The Mediterranean diet is rich in fat and starch, and hence may be related to overweight. We therefore investigated the relationship between adherence to a Mediterranean diet and body mass index (BMI) and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR)...
  50. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of alcohol drinking and oral and pharyngeal cancers. Part 1: overall results and dose-risk relation
    Irene Tramacere
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Oral Oncol 46:497-503. 2010
    ..02 for 125g ethanol/day. This meta-analysis provides more precise evidence of a gross excess of OPC risk for heavy alcohol drinkers. It also indicates an increased risk for moderate doses, i.e., <or=1 drink or 10g ethanol/day...
  51. doi request reprint Trends in cancer mortality in Brazil, 1980-2004
    Liliane Chatenoud
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:79-86. 2010
    ....
  52. 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...
  53. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, via Giuseppe La Masa, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:401-3. 2010
    ..This study--the first one from a population outside North America--adds relevant information on the absence of a consistent association between aspirin use and endometrial cancer risk, even in high-risk overweight and obese women...
  54. doi request reprint Metabolic syndrome is associated with colorectal cancer in men
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:1866-72. 2010
    ..We assessed the relation between metabolic syndrome (MetS) and its components and colorectal cancer...
  55. doi request reprint Family history of cancer and the risk of endometrial cancer
    Ersilia Lucenteforte
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 18:95-9. 2009
    ..0-2.7). Direct associations were found for a few other cancer sites. In conclusion, a family history of endometrial, uterine or intestinal cancer in first-degree relatives is associated with an increased risk of endometrial cancer...
  56. doi request reprint Coffee, black tea and risk of gastric cancer
    Silvano Gallus
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1303-8. 2009
    ..To provide information about the association of coffee, black tea with gastric cancer risk...
  57. ncbi request reprint Macronutrients, fatty acids, cholesterol, and risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Francesca Bravi
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Urology 67:1205-11. 2006
    ..Although BPH is extremely common among the elderly, its etiology-and, particularly, the role of diet and specific macronutrients-is still unclear...
  58. doi request reprint Diet diversity and the risk of squamous cell esophageal cancer
    Ersilia Lucenteforte
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 123:2397-400. 2008
    ..These results add epidemiological support to the dietary guidelines recommending a more varied diet, particularly in fruit and vegetables, for esophageal cancer prevention...
  59. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer and the risk of renal cell cancer
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2441-4. 2006
    ..3; 95% CI, 1.5-12.9), as suggested from previous studies. The OR of RCC was also significantly elevated for a family history of prostate cancer (OR, 1.9), leukemias (OR, 2.2), or any cancer (OR, 1.5)...
  60. doi request reprint An age-period-cohort analysis of gastric cancer mortality from 1950 to 2007 in Europe
    Matteo Malvezzi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, 20156 Milano, Italia
    Ann Epidemiol 20:898-905. 2010
    ..To analyze the components of the favorable trends in gastric cancer in Europe...
  61. ncbi request reprint Intake of selected micronutrients and the risk of surgically treated benign prostatic hyperplasia: a case-control study from Italy
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur Urol 50:549-54. 2006
    ..To analyze the relationship between surgically treated benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) and intake of selected micronutrients...
  62. doi request reprint Family history of cancer and the risk of laryngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy and Switzerland
    Werner Garavello
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 130:665-70. 2012
    ..3) and kidney (OR = 3.8, 95% CI 1.2-12.1) cancer were also associated to an increased risk of laryngeal cancer, while no significant increase in risk was found for family history of cancer at all sites, excluding the larynx (OR = 1.1)...
  63. ncbi request reprint Type of alcoholic beverage and the risk of laryngeal cancer
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:69-73. 2006
    ..88 and 1.15. This study thus indicates that in the Italian population characterized by frequent wine consumption, wine is the beverage most strongly related to the risk of laryngeal cancer...
  64. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of non-fatal acute myocardial infarction in Italy
    Paola Bertuccio
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 134:67-72. 2007
    ..We analyzed the relation between factors related to endogenous female hormones and the risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI)...
  65. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer, its combination with smoking and drinking, and risk of squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus
    Werner Garavello
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1390-3. 2005
    ....
  66. ncbi request reprint A pooled analysis of case-control studies of thyroid cancer. VII. Cruciferous and other vegetables (International)
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 13:765-75. 2002
    ..To investigate the association between cruciferous and other vegetables and thyroid cancer risk we systematically reanalyzed the original data from 11 case-control studies conducted in the US, Asia, and Europe...
  67. ncbi request reprint Trends in oral cancer mortality in Europe
    Carlo La Vecchia
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Instituto di Ricerche, Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Oral Oncol 40:433-9. 2004
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  68. ncbi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and risk of nonfatal acute myocardial infarction in Italy
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, Milan 20157, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 58:747-50. 2005
    ..We analyzed the relation between HRT use and the risk of nonfatal acute myocardial infarction (AMI) in Italy...
  69. ncbi request reprint Flavonoids and breast cancer risk in Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62 20157 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:805-8. 2005
    ..95), flavan-3-ols (OR, 0.86), anthocyanidins (OR, 1.09), as well as for isoflavones (OR, 1.05). The findings of this large study of an inverse association between flavones and breast cancer risk confirm the results of a Greek study...
  70. ncbi request reprint Wine, beer and spirits and risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer: a case-control study from Italy and Switzerland
    Andrea Altieri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Oral Oncol 40:904-9. 2004
    ....
  71. ncbi request reprint Marital status and cancer risk in Italy
    Giorgia Randi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Prev Med 38:523-8. 2004
    ..Marital status has long been related to cancer incidence and mortality rates. However, only few analytical studies have been conducted on this issue considering known or potential confounding factors...
  72. ncbi request reprint Family history of hemolymphopoietic and other cancers and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milano, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:245-50. 2006
    ..0-3.6), and kidney (OR, 4.6; 95% CI, 1.0-20.9) increased NHL risk. The OR was also elevated for all cancer sites (OR, 1.7 95% CI, 1.2-2.4) and the risk increased with the number of affected relatives also when HLP cancers were excluded...
  73. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer provided by hospital controls was satisfactorily reliable
    Francesca Bravi
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:171-5. 2007
    ..Our aim was to investigate the reliability of the information on family history of cancer in first-degree relatives in a hospital-based case-control study...
  74. pmc Long-term particulate matter exposure and mortality: a review of European epidemiological studies
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 9:453. 2009
    ..Our aim was to provide a comprehensive review of European epidemiological studies on the issue...
  75. ncbi request reprint n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acid intake and cancer risk in Italy and Switzerland
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 105:113-6. 2003
    ..85 for ovarian cancer. All the estimates were statistically significant, excluding that for rectal cancer, and consistent across strata of age and gender. These results suggest that n-3 PUFAs decrease the risk of several cancers...
  76. ncbi request reprint Mortality in long-stay patients from psychiatric hospitals in Italy--results from the Qualyop Project
    Barbara D'Avanzo
    Unità di Epidemiologia e Psichiatria Sociale, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 38:385-9. 2003
    ..The effect of the psychiatric hospital (PH) closure process on mortality has nonetheless seldom been investigated. We studied mortality in a cohort of PH patients, taking into account the closure process in Italy...
  77. 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...
  78. ncbi request reprint Mortality from cutaneous malignant melanoma in Europe. Has the epidemic levelled off?
    Cristina Bosetti
    Laboratory of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Melanoma Res 14:301-9. 2004
    ..The particularly favourable trends in young people suggest that a further decline in mortality from CMM in Europe is likely to occur within the next few years...
  79. ncbi request reprint Does pizza protect against cancer?
    Silvano Gallus
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 107:283-4. 2003
    ..82 (95% CI = 0.56-1.19) for laryngeal, 0.74 (95% CI = 0.61-0.89) for colon and 0.93 (95% CI = 0.75-1.17) for rectal cancer. Pizza appears therefore to be a favorable indicator of risk for digestive tract neoplasms in this population...
  80. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and bladder cancer
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri 20157 Milan, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:637-41. 2002
    ..Our study, based on a population with high alcohol (mainly wine) intake, found no association between bladder cancer risk and alcohol intake, even at high levels of consumption...
  81. ncbi request reprint Olive oil and cancer risk: an update of epidemiological findings through 2010
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Curr Pharm Des 17:805-12. 2011
    ..Thus, preferring olive oil to other added lipids, particularly those rich in saturated fats, can decrease the risk of upper digestive and respiratory tract neoplasms, breast and, possibly, colorectal and other cancer sites...
  82. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate and colorectal cancer
    Carlo La Vecchia
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 102:545-7. 2002
    ..83 for those reporting high alcohol, low methionine and low folate intake. The present findings support a favorable role of folate in colorectal carcinogenesis...
  83. ncbi request reprint Fried potatoes and human cancer
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 105:558-60. 2003
    ..8-1.1. We found no evidence of interaction with age, gender, alcohol and tobacco use. Our data provide reassuring evidence for the lack of an important association between consumption of fried/baked potatoes and cancer risk...
  84. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus as a contributor to the risk of acute myocardial infarction
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157, Milan, Italy
    J Clin Epidemiol 55:1082-7. 2002
    ..The association of each risk factor was much stronger in diabetic women. Preventive measures to reduce the prevalence of each additional risk factors in diabetic subjects could led to a substantial reduction of risk of AMI...
  85. doi request reprint Childhood cancer mortality in Europe, 1970-2007
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via La Masa 19, 20156 Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 46:384-94. 2010
    ..Some further improvement in childhood cancer mortality is therefore achievable through more widespread and better adoption of currently available treatments...
  86. ncbi request reprint Pipe smoking and cancers of the upper digestive tract
    Giorgia Randi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 121:2049-51. 2007
    ..8 (95% CI: 13.6-110.9) as compared to never smokers and light drinkers. Thus, pipe smoking and heavy alcohol drinking appears to interact at least on a multiplicative model...
  87. ncbi request reprint Coffee drinking and hepatocellular carcinoma risk: a meta-analysis
    Francesca Bravi
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 46:430-5. 2007
    ..However, subjects with liver conditions may selectively reduce their coffee consumption...
  88. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to ultraviolet radiation and risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche, Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:453-7. 2006
    ..Our study found no association between occupational exposure to ultraviolet radiation and the risk of non-Hodgkin lymphoma...
  89. doi request reprint European studies on long-term exposure to ambient particulate matter and lung cancer
    Silvano Gallus
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:191-4. 2008
    ..European studies of PM exposure and lung cancer do not show a clear association, but uncertainties remain for the measurement of exposure and latency...
  90. ncbi request reprint Intake of specific flavonoids and risk of acute myocardial infarction in Italy
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, I 20157 Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 9:369-74. 2006
    ....
  91. ncbi request reprint Benign ovarian cysts and breast cancer risk
    Cristina Bosetti
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 119:1679-82. 2006
    ..Although some hormonal correlates of ovarian cysts may have a role on breast cancer risk, a biological explanation of this inverse association is still unclear...
  92. ncbi request reprint Cancer mortality in Italy, 1998
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 88:89-94. 2002
    ..Any inference should in any case be based on age-standardized rates, and, essentially, on detailed inspection of age-specific rates...
  93. ncbi request reprint Food groups and risk of benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Francesca Bravi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Urology 67:73-9. 2006
    ..Although BPH is an extremely common condition, particularly among older men, its risk factors, including dietary ones, remain largely undefined...
  94. ncbi request reprint Estimates of the incidence and prevalence of renal cell carcinoma in Italy in 2002 and projections for the years 2007 and 2012
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri Milan, Italy
    Tumori 95:142-5. 2009
    ..We provided estimates of the number of incident and prevalent cases of kidney and renal cell cancer in Italy overall and in various regions in 2002 and gave projections for the years 2007 and 2012...
  95. 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...
  96. ncbi request reprint Influenza vaccine in healthy children: a meta-analysis
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62, 20157 Milan, Italy
    Vaccine 23:2851-61. 2005
    ..Data on infants and younger children were too scanty to allow separate assessment...
  97. ncbi request reprint Family history of cancer and the risk of prostate cancer and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 114:648-52. 2005
    ..2, 95% CI 0.7-2.2). Our study adds further information on the association of family history of cancer and risk of PC and is, to our knowledge, the first comprehensive epidemiologic information on family history of cancer and risk of BPH...
  98. ncbi request reprint Retinol, carotenoids and the risk of prostate cancer: a case-control study from Italy
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 112:689-92. 2004
    ....
  99. doi request reprint Aspirin and risk of renal cell cancer in Italy
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri bIstituto di Statistica Medica e Biometria GA Maccacaro, Universita di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:272-4. 2010
    ..No significant heterogeneity was found for regular use of aspirin across strata of age and sex. This study, based on a large dataset, suggests that regular use of aspirin did not increase RCC risk...
  100. doi request reprint Trends in mortality from hepatocellular carcinoma in Europe, 1980-2004
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Hepatology 48:137-45. 2008
    ..8), and Spain (1.5) and lowest in Greece, Ireland, and Sweden (0.3). In most countries, trends at age 45-59 years were consistent with overall ones, whereas they were more favorable at age 20-44 years in both sexes...