B Cox

Summary

Affiliation: University of Otago
Country: New Zealand

Publications

  1. doi request reprint School milk and risk of colorectal cancer: a national case-control study
    Brian Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Am J Epidemiol 173:394-403. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Recording of hormone therapy and breast density in breast screening programs: summary and recommendations of the International Cancer Screening Network
    Brian Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:793-800. 2010
  3. pmc Breast cancer, cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus: a nested case-control study
    B Cox
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 102:1665-9. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends by anatomic site in the incidence of cutaneous malignant melanoma in Canada, 1969-93
    J L Bulliard
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Cancer Causes Control 10:407-16. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer detection rates, and standardised detection ratios for prevalence screening in the New Zealand breast cancer screening programme
    A Richardson
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Med Screen 11:65-9. 2004
  6. pmc Childhood leukaemias in New Zealand: time trends and ethnic differences
    J D Dockerty
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 73:1141-7. 1996
  7. pmc Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus and risk of breast cancer before age 40 years: a case-control study
    A K Richardson
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 90:2149-52. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous malignant melanoma in New Zealand: trends by anatomical site, 1969-1993
    J L Bulliard
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Int J Epidemiol 29:416-23. 2000
  9. pmc Reduced risk of colorectal cancer among recent generations in New Zealand
    B Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 66:386-90. 1992
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of vasectomy in New Zealand
    M J Sneyd
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Contraception 64:155-9. 2001

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint School milk and risk of colorectal cancer: a national case-control study
    Brian Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Am J Epidemiol 173:394-403. 2011
    ..41, 0.96). Participation in school milk programs in New Zealand was associated with a 2.1% reduction (95% CI: 0.7, 3.5) in the odds ratio for colorectal cancer for every 100 half-pint bottles drunk (1 half-pint bottle = 284 mL)...
  2. doi request reprint Recording of hormone therapy and breast density in breast screening programs: summary and recommendations of the International Cancer Screening Network
    Brian Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 124:793-800. 2010
    ..Eight countries reported recording breast density at screening mammography for some or all women screened. The recommendations of the ICSN for recording information about breast density and HT are presented...
  3. pmc Breast cancer, cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus: a nested case-control study
    B Cox
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 102:1665-9. 2010
    ..We investigated whether elevation in serum cytomegalovirus (CMV) or Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) immunoglobulin G (IgG) antibody levels precedes the development of breast cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends by anatomic site in the incidence of cutaneous malignant melanoma in Canada, 1969-93
    J L Bulliard
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Cancer Causes Control 10:407-16. 1999
    ..This may possibly be the earliest signs of the impact of primary prevention programs, particularly if UV radiation also acts as a tumor promoter...
  5. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer detection rates, and standardised detection ratios for prevalence screening in the New Zealand breast cancer screening programme
    A Richardson
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    J Med Screen 11:65-9. 2004
    ..To calculate breast cancer detection to expected incidence ratios and standardised detection ratios (SDRs) for the New Zealand breast cancer screening programme...
  6. pmc Childhood leukaemias in New Zealand: time trends and ethnic differences
    J D Dockerty
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 73:1141-7. 1996
    ..The risk of ALL was lower in the Maori than in the non-Maori population (relative risk Maori/non-Maori 0.74). The risk of ANLL was higher among Maori (relative risk 1.84)...
  7. pmc Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus and risk of breast cancer before age 40 years: a case-control study
    A K Richardson
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 90:2149-52. 2004
    ..11 (0.93-1.33) for EBV IgG. The higher mean CMV IgG levels found in women with breast cancer could be the result of a more recent infection with CMV, and may mean that late exposure to CMV is a risk factor for breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cutaneous malignant melanoma in New Zealand: trends by anatomical site, 1969-1993
    J L Bulliard
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin School of Medicine, University of Otago, New Zealand
    Int J Epidemiol 29:416-23. 2000
    ..New Zealand has very high incidence of and mortality from melanoma and the fraction of melanoma cases and deaths with a site specified has been comparatively high...
  9. pmc Reduced risk of colorectal cancer among recent generations in New Zealand
    B Cox
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 66:386-90. 1992
    ..Further study is needed to establish whether changes in risk factors at older ages contribute to the prevention of the disease...
  10. ncbi request reprint High prevalence of vasectomy in New Zealand
    M J Sneyd
    Hugh Adam Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Contraception 64:155-9. 2001
    ..Vasectomy has been popular with men across all socioeconomic groups. New Zealand is an ideal country in which to study consequences of vasectomy...