Claudio Pelucchi

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Affiliation: Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. 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
  2. doi request reprint Pet exposure and risk of atopic dermatitis at the pediatric age: a meta-analysis of birth cohort studies
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:616-622.e7. 2013
  3. pmc Toll-like receptor 3 gene polymorphisms and severity of pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza in otherwise healthy children
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milano, 20122, Italy
    Virol J 9:270. 2012
  4. pmc Comparison between the AA/EPA ratio in depressed and non depressed elderly females: omega-3 fatty acid supplementation correlates with improved symptoms but does not change immunological parameters
    Angela Maria Rizzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Farmacologiche e Biomolecolari, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via D, Trentacoste 2, Milan 20134, Italy
    Nutr J 11:82. 2012
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of alcohol drinking and oral and pharyngeal cancers: results from subgroup analyses
    F Turati
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:107-18. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and bladder cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    C Pelucchi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 23:1586-93. 2012
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and risk of prostate cancer in Italy
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 21:835-41. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 63:983-90. 2011

Detail Information

Publications73

  1. 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...
  2. doi request reprint Pet exposure and risk of atopic dermatitis at the pediatric age: a meta-analysis of birth cohort studies
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    J Allergy Clin Immunol 132:616-622.e7. 2013
    ..Findings on pet exposure and the risk of atopic dermatitis (AD) in children are inconsistent...
  3. pmc Toll-like receptor 3 gene polymorphisms and severity of pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza in otherwise healthy children
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, Milano, 20122, Italy
    Virol J 9:270. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate whether selected polymorphisms of TLR2, TLR3 and TLR4 influence the incidence and clinical picture of pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza...
  4. pmc Comparison between the AA/EPA ratio in depressed and non depressed elderly females: omega-3 fatty acid supplementation correlates with improved symptoms but does not change immunological parameters
    Angela Maria Rizzo
    Dipartimento di Scienze Farmacologiche e Biomolecolari, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Via D, Trentacoste 2, Milan 20134, Italy
    Nutr J 11:82. 2012
    ..Our objective was to evaluate whether a supplement containing n-3 PUFA improves depressive symptoms in depressed elderly patients, and whether the blood fatty acid pattern is correlated with these changes...
  5. doi request reprint A meta-analysis of alcohol drinking and oral and pharyngeal cancers: results from subgroup analyses
    F Turati
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Alcohol Alcohol 48:107-18. 2013
    ..To quantify the magnitude of the association between alcohol and oral and pharyngeal cancer (OPC) by sex, smoking habits, type of alcoholic beverage and other factors...
  6. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and bladder cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    C Pelucchi
    Department of Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 23:1586-93. 2012
    ..We aimed at investigating the risk of bladder cancer at different levels of alcohol consumption by conducting a meta-analysis of epidemiological studies...
  7. 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
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint The metabolic syndrome and risk of prostate cancer in Italy
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Dipartimento di Epidemiologia, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 21:835-41. 2011
    ..To provide information on the role of the metabolic syndrome on prostate cancer risk...
  10. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Nutr Cancer 63:983-90. 2011
    ..The positive association between alcohol consumption and the risk of head and neck cancers is independent from tobacco exposure...
  11. 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
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  12. 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...
  13. ncbi 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...
  14. doi request reprint Dietary acrylamide and pancreatic cancer risk in an Italian case--control study
    C Pelucchi
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 22:1910-5. 2011
    ..Information on the relation between acrylamide exposure and risk of pancreatic cancer is scanty and inconsistent...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and tobacco use, and cancer risk for upper aerodigestive tract and liver
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 17:340-4. 2008
    ..An interaction between alcohol drinking and tobacco smoking has been reported, but the issue is not adequately assessed...
  18. 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...
  19. 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...
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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...
  24. doi request reprint Diet and cancer in Mediterranean countries: carbohydrates and fats
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 12:1595-600. 2009
    ..We considered some aspects of the Mediterranean diet (including, in particular, the consumption of olive oil and carbohydrates) on cancer risk...
  25. 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...
  26. 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...
  27. ncbi 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...
  28. 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...
  29. 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...
  30. 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...
  31. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate, alcohol consumption, and risk of ovarian cancer in an Italian case-control study
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2056-8. 2005
  32. 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...
  33. ncbi 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...
  34. 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...
  35. ncbi request reprint Lipid, protein and carbohydrate intake in relation to body mass index: an Italian study
    Giorgia Randi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Public Health Nutr 10:306-10. 2007
    ..To analyse the association between macronutrient intake and body mass index (BMI)...
  36. 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...
  37. 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...
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. 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...
  41. doi request reprint Physical activity and risk of endometrial cancer: an Italian case-control study
    Alessandra Tavani
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 18:303-6. 2009
    ..These findings do not support a strong relationship between physical activity and endometrial cancer risk...
  42. 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. ..
  43. 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...
  44. ncbi request reprint Pneumococcal bacterial load colonization as a marker of mixed infection in children with alveolar community-acquired pneumonia and respiratory syncytial virus or rhinovirus infection
    Susanna Esposito
    From the Pediatric Clinic 1, Department of Pathophysiology and Transplantation, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico and Department of Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri IRCCS, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 32:1199-204. 2013
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  45. pmc Influenza vaccination among healthcare workers in a multidisciplinary University hospital in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:422. 2008
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate the current vaccination status of the HCWs in one of Italy's largest multidisciplinary University Hospitals...
  46. doi request reprint Alcohol drinking and epithelial ovarian cancer risk. a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Matteo Rota
    Department of Clinical Medicine and Prevention, Centre of Biostatistics for Clinical Epidemiology, University of Milano Bicocca, Monza, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 125:758-63. 2012
    ..In order to provide an updated quantification of the association between alcohol drinking and epithelial ovarian cancer risk, we conducted a meta-analysis of published observational studies...
  47. 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...
  48. ncbi request reprint Breastfeeding and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in an Italian population
    Francesca Chiaffarino
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea, 62 20157 Milan, Italy
    Gynecol Oncol 98:304-8. 2005
    ..In order to provide further information, we analyzed data from a large case-control study conducted in four Italian areas...
  49. 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...
  50. 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...
  51. ncbi request reprint Mechanisms of disease: The epidemiology of bladder cancer
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Laboratory of General Epidemiology, Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Nat Clin Pract Urol 3:327-40. 2006
    ..First-degree relatives of bladder cancer patients have a 50-100% increased relative risk of developing the disease, a risk that could be even higher when the proband is diagnosed at an early age...
  52. ncbi 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...
  53. ncbi request reprint Genital and urinary tract diseases and prostate cancer risk
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 15:254-7. 2006
    ..The present study, based on satisfactorily reproducible information on medical history, did not found any association between genital and urinary tract diseases and prostate cancer risk...
  54. ncbi request reprint The risk of acute myocardial infarction after stopping drinking
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Via Eritrea 62 20157 Milano, Italy
    Prev Med 40:725-8. 2005
    ..However, drinkers have a lower risk of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) than abstainers, and there is very scanty information on how the risk changes after stopping drinking...
  55. doi request reprint Impact of viral infections in children with community-acquired pneumonia: results of a study of 17 respiratory viruses
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Influenza Other Respir Viruses 7:18-26. 2013
    ..Little is known about the prevalence of viral infections in children with community-acquired pneumonia (CAP)...
  56. doi request reprint A meta-analysis on alcohol drinking and the risk of Hodgkin lymphoma
    Irene Tramacere
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Via Giuseppe La Masa 19, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:268-73. 2012
    ..The inverse association was restricted to--or greater in--case-control as compared with cohort studies. This indicates caution in the interpretation of results...
  57. doi request reprint Use of fertility drugs and risk of endometrial cancer in an Italian case-control study
    Fabio Parazzini
    II Clinica Ostetrica Ginecologica, Universita di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli, Regina Elena, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 19:428-30. 2010
    ..50; 95% CI, 1.10-38.3) than in nulligravid (OR=2.83; 95% CI, 0.32-25.0) women. Our data support earlier findings of an increase in risk of endometrial cancer with duration of use of fertility drugs...
  58. doi request reprint Factors conditioning effectiveness of a reminder/recall system to improve influenza vaccination in asthmatic children
    Susanna Esposito
    Institute of Pediatrics, University of Milan, Fondazione IRCCS Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Mangiagalli e Regine Elena, Milan, Italy
    Vaccine 27:633-5. 2009
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  59. doi request reprint A metaanalysis on alcohol consumption and risk of endometriosis
    Fabio Parazzini
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Neonatology, Istituto di Ricovero e Cura a Carattere Scientifico Fondazione Cà Granda, Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 209:106.e1-10. 2013
    ..To offer a general figure of the available data on the relation between alcohol intake and risk of endometriosis, we conducted a systematic review and a metaanalysis of studies published up to May 2012...
  60. 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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  61. ncbi request reprint Smoking and other risk factors for bladder cancer in women
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri 20157, Milan, Italy
    Prev Med 35:114-20. 2002
    ..Bladder cancer is three to five times more frequent in men than in women, and hence only a few studies have focused only on females...
  62. doi request reprint Personal hair dye use and bladder cancer: a meta-analysis
    Federica Turati
    Struttura Complessa di Statistica Medica, Biometria e Bioinformatica Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Epidemiol 24:151-9. 2014
    ..The pooled RR from four studies reporting results for use of dark-colored dyes was 1.29 (95% CI, 0.98-1.71). This meta-analysis allows to definitively exclude any appreciable excess risk of bladder cancer among personal hair dye users. ..
  63. pmc Role of polymorphisms of toll-like receptor (TLR) 4, TLR9, toll-interleukin 1 receptor domain containing adaptor protein (TIRAP) and FCGR2A genes in malaria susceptibility and severity in Burundian children
    Susanna Esposito
    Pediatric Clinic 1, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Via Commenda 9, 20122, Milan, Italy
    Malar J 11:196. 2012
    ....
  64. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for histological types and anatomic sites of cutaneous basal-cell carcinoma: an italian case-control study
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milano, Italy
    J Invest Dermatol 127:935-44. 2007
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  65. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk associated with alcohol and tobacco use: focus on upper aero-digestive tract and liver
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Unit of Cancer Epidemiology, Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Alcohol Res Health 29:193-8. 2006
    ..For squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus, alcohol and tobacco also appear to increase risk synergistically. With liver cancer, in contrast, alcohol consumption and tobaacco use appear to be independent risk factors...
  66. doi request reprint Alcohol, coffee, and bladder cancer risk: a review of epidemiological studies
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Mario Negri Institute for Pharmacological Research, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer Prev 18:62-8. 2009
    ....
  67. ncbi request reprint The rise and fall in menopausal hormone therapy and breast cancer incidence
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Breast 19:198-201. 2010
    ..Further, disentangling the effects of HT use and screening is difficult, as women who stop using HT may also undergo mammography screening less frequently. Thus, the reasons of the falls in incidence remain open to discussion...
  68. 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...
  69. doi request reprint Anthropometric measures, medical history and risk of basal cell carcinoma in an Italian case-control study
    Claudio Pelucchi
    Centro Studi GISED, Ospedali Riuniti di Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
    Dermatology 216:271-6. 2008
    ..A few epidemiological studies investigated etiological factors for basal cell carcinoma (BCC) other than sunlight exposure and sunburns. Information on anthropometric measures and medical history is scant...
  70. doi request reprint Knowledge of malaria among women of Burundi and its impact on the incidence of the disease
    Laura Tagliaferri
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    J Trop Pediatr 58:258-62. 2012
    ..Long-lasting insecticidal or insecticide-treated nets were used by only 33.0%. Burundian women generally know little about malaria. Public awareness programmes should be conducted before any malaria control initiatives are planned...
  71. doi request reprint Bacteremic pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia in children less than 5 years of age in Italy
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 31:705-10. 2012
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  72. doi request reprint Mortality from cancer and other causes in an Italian cohort of male rubber tire workers
    Enrico Pira
    Dipartimento di Traumatologia, Ortopedia e Medicina del Lavoro, Universita degli Studi di Torino, Turin, Italy
    J Occup Environ Med 54:345-9. 2012
    ..To investigate mortality among workers of an Italian rubber tire factory employed between 1954 and 2008...
  73. pmc Viral shedding in children infected by pandemic A/H1N1/2009 influenza virus
    Susanna Esposito
    Department of Maternal and Pediatric Sciences, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Fondazione IRCCS Ca Granda Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Milan, Italy
    Virol J 8:349. 2011
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