M Sant

Summary

Affiliation: Istituto Nazionale Tumori
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival increases in Europe, but international differences remain wide
    M Sant
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 37:1659-67. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in stage and therapy for breast cancer across Europe
    M Sant
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 93:894-901. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Survival of women with breast cancer in Europe: variation with age, year of diagnosis and country. The EUROCARE Working Group
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 77:679-83. 1998
  4. pmc Understanding variations in survival for colorectal cancer in Europe: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    G Gatta
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Gut 47:533-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimated incidence and prevalence of female breast cancer in Italian regions
    A Micheli
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 78:13-21. 1992
  6. doi request reprint EUROCARE-4. Survival of cancer patients diagnosed in 1995-1999. Results and commentary
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:931-91. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting survival differences and trends
    F Berrino
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:9-16. 1997
  8. ncbi request reprint The ITACARE Study
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:17-24. 1997
  9. doi request reprint Prognoses for head and neck cancers in Europe diagnosed in 1995-1999: a population-based study
    G Zigon
    Evaluative Epidemiology, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 22:165-74. 2011
  10. doi request reprint The advantage of women in cancer survival: an analysis of EUROCARE-4 data
    A Micheli
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:1017-27. 2009

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Cancer survival increases in Europe, but international differences remain wide
    M Sant
    Department of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 37:1659-67. 2001
    ..The persisting regional differences suggest there are corresponding differences in the availability of diagnostic and therapeutic facilities, and in the effectiveness of healthcare systems...
  2. ncbi request reprint Differences in stage and therapy for breast cancer across Europe
    M Sant
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 93:894-901. 2001
    ..These wide differences in breast cancer care across Europe in the early 1990s indicate a need for continual monitoring of past treatments to help ensure application of the most effective protocols...
  3. ncbi request reprint Survival of women with breast cancer in Europe: variation with age, year of diagnosis and country. The EUROCARE Working Group
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Int J Cancer 77:679-83. 1998
    ..Low survival in the United Kingdom may be due to inadequate adherence to consensus treatment guidelines and greater variation in treatment...
  4. pmc Understanding variations in survival for colorectal cancer in Europe: a EUROCARE high resolution study
    G Gatta
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Gut 47:533-8. 2000
    ..Marked differences in population based survival across Europe were found for colorectal cancers diagnosed in 1985-1989...
  5. ncbi request reprint Estimated incidence and prevalence of female breast cancer in Italian regions
    A Micheli
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 78:13-21. 1992
    ..In 1987, about 250,000 Italian women had a present or past history of breast cancer: for the 1970-1987 period, prevalence has increased by approximately 5,500 cases per year...
  6. doi request reprint EUROCARE-4. Survival of cancer patients diagnosed in 1995-1999. Results and commentary
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:931-91. 2009
    ..For all cancers, 5-year survival conditional to surviving 1-year was higher and varied less with region, than the overall relative survival...
  7. ncbi request reprint Interpreting survival differences and trends
    F Berrino
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:9-16. 1997
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint The ITACARE Study
    M Sant
    Divisione di Epidemiologia, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:17-24. 1997
    ..Overall mortality decreased during the period, more markedly in the north and among women...
  9. doi request reprint Prognoses for head and neck cancers in Europe diagnosed in 1995-1999: a population-based study
    G Zigon
    Evaluative Epidemiology, Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 22:165-74. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to analyse survival for European head and neck cancer patients in populations covered by population-based cancer registries (CRs), in relation to tumour subsite as prognostic factor...
  10. doi request reprint The advantage of women in cancer survival: an analysis of EUROCARE-4 data
    A Micheli
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 45:1017-27. 2009
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint EUROCARE-3: survival of cancer patients diagnosed 1990-94--results and commentary
    M Sant
    Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 14:v61-118. 2003
    ..The affluence of countries influenced overall cancer survival through the availability of adequate diagnostic and treatment procedures, and screening programmes...
  12. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer prevalence measured by the Lombardy Cancer Registry
    A Micheli
    Division of Epidemiology, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 83:875-9. 1997
    ..CONCLUSION: Owing to aging of the population, the improvement in survival and the increasing incidence, the number of prevalent cases will increase. This phenomenon has and will have great importance for the health planning...
  13. doi request reprint Incidence of hematologic malignancies in Europe by morphologic subtype: results of the HAEMACARE project
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Unit of Analytical Epidemiology, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Blood 116:3724-34. 2010
    ..Differences in diagnostic and registration criteria are an important cause of incidence variation; however, different distribution of HM risk factors also contributes. The quality of population-based HM data needs further improvement...
  14. pmc Prognostic value of morphology and hormone receptor status in breast cancer - a population-based study
    C Allemani
    Epidemiology Unit, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133 Milano, Italy
    Br J Cancer 91:1263-8. 2004
    ..Morphology and hormone receptor status were confirmed as significant survival predictors in this population-based study, even after adjusting for age and stage at diagnosis...
  15. ncbi request reprint Survival for retinoblastoma in Europe
    M Sant
    Division of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I-20133, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 37:730-5. 2001
    ..There was statistically significant effect related to the period of diagnosis, with a 50% reduction in the relative risk (RR) for children diagnosed in 1986--1989 compared with those diagnosed in 1978-1981...
  16. doi request reprint Survival from salivary glands adenoid cystic carcinoma in European populations
    Laura Ciccolallo
    Evaluative Epidemiology Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, Milan, Italy
    Oral Oncol 45:669-74. 2009
    ..Improvements in the disease detection in its early stage and international collaborative research should be encouraged...
  17. ncbi request reprint Randomized trial of primary school education against smoking
    G Gatta
    Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 77:367-71. 1991
    ..72% (p = 0.23) respectively for the intervention and control groups. It was concluded that sporadic educational intervention carried out during primary school years has little or no impact in preventing cigarette smoking in teenagers...
  18. ncbi request reprint European health systems and cancer care
    A Micheli
    Unit of Epidemiology, Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Ann Oncol 14:v41-60. 2003
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  19. ncbi request reprint Life tables for world-wide comparison of relative survival for cancer (CONCORD study)
    Paolo Baili
    Descriptive Epidemiology and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 94:658-68. 2008
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Incident lung cancer survival. Long-term follow-up of a population-based study in Italy
    U Pastorino
    Department of Thoracic Surgery (OCT, National Cancer Institute, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 76:199-204. 1990
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint International collaborations in cancer control and the Third International Cancer Control Congress
    Andrea Micheli
    Descriptive Studies and Health Planning Unit, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, 20133 Milan, Italy
    Tumori 95:579-96. 2009
    ..As a consequence, less resources of development aids are allocated to control NCDs including cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of tumors of the breast and female genital tract in Italy
    M Sant
    Epidemiology Division, National Cancer Institute (INT, Milan, Italy
    Tumori 85:382-6. 1999
    ..The prevalence of corpus uteri cancer decreased slightly in the elderly only, whereas that of cervix uteri cancer decreased at all ages...
  23. doi request reprint Influence of morphology on survival for non-Hodgkin lymphoma in Europe and the United States
    Milena Sant
    Department of Preventive and Predictive Medicine, Fondazione IRCCS Istituto Nazionale dei Tumori, Via Venezian 1, I 20133, Milan, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 44:579-87. 2008
    ..Interpretation of marked variation in survival with morphology is complicated by classification inconsistencies. The completeness and standardisation of cancer registry morphology data needs to be improved...
  24. doi request reprint Survival in patients with uveal melanoma in Europe
    Gianni Virgili
    Department of Oto Neuro Ophthalmological Surgical Sciences, University of Florence, Viale Morgagni 85, Florence 50134, Italy
    Arch Ophthalmol 126:1413-8. 2008
    ..To estimate survival in patients in whom uveal melanoma was diagnosed between January 1, 1983, and December 31, 1994, in Europe...
  25. ncbi request reprint EUROCARE-3 summary: cancer survival in Europe at the end of the 20th century
    M P Coleman
    Cancer and Public Health Unit, Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Ann Oncol 14:v128-49. 2003
  26. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of cancer: a review of the available data
    R Zanetti
    Piedmont Cancer Registry, Turin, Italy
    Tumori 85:408-13. 1999
    ....
  27. ncbi request reprint Incidence, mortality and prevalence of stomach cancer in Italian regions
    R De Angelis
    Laboratorio di Epidemiologia e Biostatistica, , Rome, Italy
    Tumori 82:314-20. 1996
    ..About 45,000 prevalent cases were estimated in Italy by 1990, half of which have been diagnosed before 1984...
  28. ncbi request reprint Incidence and survival of brain tumors: a population-based study
    M Sant
    Istituto Nazionale per lo Studio e la Cura dei Tumori, Servizio di Epidemiologia, Milano, Italia
    Tumori 74:243-52. 1988
    ....