Valerio Gennaro

Summary

Affiliation: National Cancer Research Institute
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. ncbi [Cancer in oil refineries: absence of risk or misclassification?]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Largo R Benzi, 10 16132 Genova
    Epidemiol Prev 27:173. 2003
  2. ncbi Business bias: how epidemiologic studies may underestimate or fail to detect increased risks of cancer and other diseases
    Valerio Gennaro
    Liguria Regional Operational Center, National Mesothelioma Registry Descriptive Epidemiology and Cancer Registry Epidemiology and Prevention Department, National Cancer Research Institute, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:356-9. 2005
  3. pmc In Italy, healthy life expectancy drop dramatically: from 2004 to 2008 there was a 10 years drop among newborn girls
    Valerio Gennaro
    San Paolo General Hospital, Largo Donatori del Sangue, 00053, Civitavecchia, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:19. 2012
  4. pmc Mobile phones and head tumours. The discrepancies in cause-effect relationships in the epidemiological studies - how do they arise?
    Angelo G Levis
    Department of Experimental Biomedical Sciences, Medical School of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Environ Health 10:59. 2011
  5. ncbi [Epidemiology's and epidemiologists' vices and virtues]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Dipartimento epidemiologia e prevenzione, Istituto Nazionale Ricerca sul Cancro, Genova, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 33:49-56. 2009
  6. pmc Reanalysis of updated mortality among vinyl and polyvinyl chloride workers: Confirmation of historical evidence and new findings
    Valerio Gennaro
    Epidemiology and Prevention Dept, National Cancer Research Institute IST, Genova, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:21. 2008
  7. ncbi Incidence of pleural mesothelioma in Liguria Region, Italy (1996-2002)
    V Gennaro
    Liguria Regional Operating Center COR of the National Mesothelioma Registry ReNaM, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Cancer Research Institute, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 41:2709-14. 2005
  8. ncbi [Reanalysis of mortality in a petrochemical plant producing vinyl chloride and polyvinyl chloride]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Servizio di Epidemiologia Ambientale e Biostatistica, Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genova
    Epidemiol Prev 27:221-5. 2003
  9. ncbi Asbestos exposure and cancer mortality among petroleum refinery workers: a Poisson regression analysis of updated data
    Fabio Montanaro
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, National Cancer Research Institute, Genoa, Italy
    Arch Environ Health 59:188-93. 2004
  10. doi Survival of pleural malignant mesothelioma in Italy: a population-based study
    Fabio Montanaro
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Liguria Mesothelioma Registry, National Cancer Research Institute IST, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Cancer 124:201-7. 2009

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Publications20

  1. ncbi [Cancer in oil refineries: absence of risk or misclassification?]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Largo R Benzi, 10 16132 Genova
    Epidemiol Prev 27:173. 2003
  2. ncbi Business bias: how epidemiologic studies may underestimate or fail to detect increased risks of cancer and other diseases
    Valerio Gennaro
    Liguria Regional Operational Center, National Mesothelioma Registry Descriptive Epidemiology and Cancer Registry Epidemiology and Prevention Department, National Cancer Research Institute, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 11:356-9. 2005
    ....
  3. pmc In Italy, healthy life expectancy drop dramatically: from 2004 to 2008 there was a 10 years drop among newborn girls
    Valerio Gennaro
    San Paolo General Hospital, Largo Donatori del Sangue, 00053, Civitavecchia, Italy
    Ital J Pediatr 38:19. 2012
    ..Both issues emerge in recent data by EUROSTAT Report...
  4. pmc Mobile phones and head tumours. The discrepancies in cause-effect relationships in the epidemiological studies - how do they arise?
    Angelo G Levis
    Department of Experimental Biomedical Sciences, Medical School of Padova, Padova, Italy
    Environ Health 10:59. 2011
    ....
  5. ncbi [Epidemiology's and epidemiologists' vices and virtues]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Dipartimento epidemiologia e prevenzione, Istituto Nazionale Ricerca sul Cancro, Genova, Italia
    Epidemiol Prev 33:49-56. 2009
    ....
  6. pmc Reanalysis of updated mortality among vinyl and polyvinyl chloride workers: Confirmation of historical evidence and new findings
    Valerio Gennaro
    Epidemiology and Prevention Dept, National Cancer Research Institute IST, Genova, Italy
    BMC Public Health 8:21. 2008
    ..Updated cancer mortality among different subgroups of workers employed in a VC-PVC production plant located in Porto Marghera (Italy) was re-analyzed using an internal reference group of workers with low (or null) exposure to VC...
  7. ncbi Incidence of pleural mesothelioma in Liguria Region, Italy (1996-2002)
    V Gennaro
    Liguria Regional Operating Center COR of the National Mesothelioma Registry ReNaM, Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, National Cancer Research Institute, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genova, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 41:2709-14. 2005
    ..Asbestos exposure was unlikely or unknown for 57.5% females and 15% males. A major role of environmental asbestos exposure in the etiology of PMM is hypothesised for females and for a minor proportion of males...
  8. ncbi [Reanalysis of mortality in a petrochemical plant producing vinyl chloride and polyvinyl chloride]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Servizio di Epidemiologia Ambientale e Biostatistica, Istituto Nazionale per la Ricerca sul Cancro, Largo R Benzi 10, 16132 Genova
    Epidemiol Prev 27:221-5. 2003
    ..To study cancer mortality among main subgroups of workers employed in VC/PVC production potentially exposed to toxics and carcinogens...
  9. ncbi Asbestos exposure and cancer mortality among petroleum refinery workers: a Poisson regression analysis of updated data
    Fabio Montanaro
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, National Cancer Research Institute, Genoa, Italy
    Arch Environ Health 59:188-93. 2004
    ..Results confirm the increased risk of death from respiratory diseases and cancer among maintenance workers exposed to asbestos, whereas other smoking-related diseases (circulatory system) were not statistically different among groups...
  10. doi Survival of pleural malignant mesothelioma in Italy: a population-based study
    Fabio Montanaro
    Department of Epidemiology and Prevention, Liguria Mesothelioma Registry, National Cancer Research Institute IST, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Cancer 124:201-7. 2009
    ..Age and morphology were the main prognostic factors. Results regarding the effect of treatment were disappointing but may be useful to assess the future impact, at the population level, of recently introduced therapies...
  11. ncbi Pleural mesothelioma incidence in Europe: evidence of some deceleration in the increasing trends
    Fabio Montanaro
    Mesothelioma Registry of Liguria, Unit of Environmental Epidemiology and Applied Biostatistics, National Cancer Research Institute IST, Genova, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 14:791-803. 2003
    ....
  12. ncbi Occupational exposure to carbon black and risk of cancer
    Riccardo Puntoni
    National Cancer Research Institute, Genova, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 15:511-6. 2004
    ..To investigate cancer risk in dockyard workers exposed to carbon black...
  13. ncbi [Health conditions of the general population living near a steel plant]
    Claudia Casella
    SSD Epidemiologia descrittiva, Istituto Nazionale Ricerca sul Cancro, Genova
    Epidemiol Prev 29:77-86. 2005
    ..To evaluate the health conditions (period 1986-2003) of the residents in Cornigliano, a district of Genoa (Italy), exposed to air pollution produced by a steel plant with coke-ovens...
  14. ncbi Analysis of latency time and its determinants in asbestos related malignant mesothelioma cases of the Italian register
    Alessandro Marinaccio
    National Institute for Occupational Safety and Prevention ISPESL, Occupational Medicine Department, Epidemiology Unit, Via Alessandria 220 E, 00198 Rome, Italy
    Eur J Cancer 43:2722-8. 2007
    ....
  15. ncbi [Epidemiological surveillance of malignant mesothelioma cases in Italy: incidence and asbestos exposure figures by the Italian mesothelioma registry (ReNaM)]
    Alessandro Marinaccio
    ISPESL, Dipartimento di Medicina del Lavoro, Laboratorio di Epidemiologia, Roma
    Epidemiol Prev 31:23-6. 2007
    ....
  16. ncbi [The power of numbers]
    Valerio Gennaro
    Epidemiol Prev 29:133-4. 2005
  17. ncbi Comparison bias and dilution effect in occupational cohort studies
    Stefano Parodi
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Section, Scientific Directorate, G Gaslini Children s Hospital, Genoa, Italy
    Int J Occup Environ Health 13:143-52. 2007
    ..In the two cohorts, higher risks in exposed workers emerged only after adjusting for DE and CB. Cohort studies without an internal referent group may provide unreliable results...
  18. ncbi Methodology for lognormal modelling of malignant pleural mesothelioma survival time distributions: a study of 5580 case histories from Europe and USA
    Richard F Mould
    Klinikum Offenbach, Strahlenklinik, 66 Starkenburgring, 63069 Offenbach am Main, Germany
    Phys Med Biol 49:3991-4004. 2004
    ..Pleural mesothelioma is a special case when C = 0...
  19. ncbi [Incinerators, public health, financial interests: what some health professionals think]
    Federico Bartolini
    Epidemiol Prev 32:8-11. 2008
  20. ncbi [A criticism to the WHO workshop on waste management and health (Rome, March 2007)]
    Michelangiolo Bolognini
    Epidemiol Prev 32:79-80; discussion 80. 2008