Valeria Pala

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale Tumori
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Clustering of unhealthy food around German schools and its influence on dietary behavior in school children: a pilot study
    Christoph Buck
    Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology BIPS, Bremen, Germany
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:65. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Yogurt consumption and risk of colorectal cancer in the Italian European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition cohort
    Valeria Pala
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 129:2712-9. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic load and index and risk of coronary heart disease in a large italian cohort: the EPICOR study
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 170:640-7. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, and the risk of breast cancer in an Italian prospective cohort study
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1160-6. 2007
  5. doi request reprint A priori-defined dietary patterns are associated with reduced risk of stroke in a large Italian cohort
    Claudia Agnoli
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione Istituto Di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan 20133, Italy
    J Nutr 141:1552-8. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Sex hormone levels, breast cancer risk, and cancer receptor status in postmenopausal women: the ORDET cohort
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:169-76. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Prospective study on the role of glucose metabolism in breast cancer occurrence
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 130:921-9. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1304-12. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations between dietary pattern and lifestyle, anthropometry and other health indicators in the elderly participants of the EPIC-Italy cohort
    Valeria Pala
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan National Cancer Institute, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:186-201. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and risk of breast cancer in the ORDET cohort
    Sabina Sieri
    Unitá Operativa di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via G Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:567-72. 2004

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc Clustering of unhealthy food around German schools and its influence on dietary behavior in school children: a pilot study
    Christoph Buck
    Leibniz Institute for Prevention Research and Epidemiology BIPS, Bremen, Germany
    Int J Behav Nutr Phys Act 10:65. 2013
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  2. doi request reprint Yogurt consumption and risk of colorectal cancer in the Italian European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition cohort
    Valeria Pala
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCSS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 129:2712-9. 2011
    ..Investigation of larger cohorts is necessary to reveal any residual confounding of the association of yogurt intake with CRC risk...
  3. doi request reprint Dietary glycemic load and index and risk of coronary heart disease in a large italian cohort: the EPICOR study
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Arch Intern Med 170:640-7. 2010
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic index, glycemic load, and the risk of breast cancer in an Italian prospective cohort study
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:1160-6. 2007
    ..Interest in the roles of glycemic index (GI) and glycemic load (GL) in breast cancer etiology has been stimulated by indications that disease risk is linked to insulinemia, sex hormone bioavailability, and insulin-like growth factor 1...
  5. doi request reprint A priori-defined dietary patterns are associated with reduced risk of stroke in a large Italian cohort
    Claudia Agnoli
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione Istituto Di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan 20133, Italy
    J Nutr 141:1552-8. 2011
    ..For our Italian population, a diet with a high score on the Italian Index was associated with the greatest risk reduction, probably because it was conceived to capture healthy eating in the context of foods typically available in Italy...
  6. doi request reprint Sex hormone levels, breast cancer risk, and cancer receptor status in postmenopausal women: the ORDET cohort
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:169-76. 2009
    ..However, it remains unclear to what extent serum hormone-breast cancer associations differ with receptor status...
  7. doi request reprint Prospective study on the role of glucose metabolism in breast cancer occurrence
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 130:921-9. 2012
    ..The results of this study add to the existing epidemiological evidence that hyperglycemia and insulin resistance increase BC risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    Sabina Sieri
    Nutritional Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1304-12. 2008
    ..Epidemiologic studies have produced conflicting results with respect to an association of dietary fat with breast cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Associations between dietary pattern and lifestyle, anthropometry and other health indicators in the elderly participants of the EPIC-Italy cohort
    Valeria Pala
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan National Cancer Institute, Italy
    Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis 16:186-201. 2006
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and risk of breast cancer in the ORDET cohort
    Sabina Sieri
    Unitá Operativa di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Via G Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:567-72. 2004
    ..001); whereas women with body mass index > or =25 had no protective effect for the consumption of salad vegetables. These findings suggest that a diet rich in raw vegetables and olive oil protects against breast cancer...
  11. ncbi request reprint Endogenous sex hormones and subsequent breast cancer in premenopausal women
    Andrea Micheli
    Unita di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    Int J Cancer 112:312-8. 2004
    ..12 (95% CI = 0.03-0.52, p for trend = 0.005). These findings support the hypothesis that ovarian hyperandrogenism associated with luteal insufficiency increases the risk of BC in premenopausal women...
  12. ncbi request reprint Toenail selenium as biomarker: reproducibility over a one-year period and factors influencing reproducibility
    Vittorio Krogh
    Unita di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milano, Italy
    J Trace Elem Med Biol 17:31-6. 2003
    ..However age, smoking status and acetone treatment are possible causes of misclassification...