Bahi Takkouche

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Affiliation: Santiago de Compostela
Country: Spain

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Intake of wine, beer, and spirits and the risk of clinical common cold
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 155:853-8. 2002
  2. doi request reprint Breast cancer and use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1439-47. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of lung cancer: review of risk factors and Spanish data
    B Takkouche
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 12:341-9. 1996
  4. ncbi request reprint Intake of vitamin C and zinc and risk of common cold: a cohort study
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Epidemiology 13:38-44. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Interaction between aspirin and ACE Inhibitors: resolving discrepancies using a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Drug Saf 25:373-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic medications and the risk of fracture: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Drug Saf 30:171-84. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Personal use of hair dyes and risk of cancer: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    JAMA 293:2516-25. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Continuing education in oral cancer prevention for dentists in Spain
    Juan Seoane
    Stomatology Department, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela A Coruña, Spain
    J Dent Educ 76:1234-40. 2012
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the pharmacist counselling without dispensing
    Francisco Caamano
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:428-31. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Risk of cancer among hairdressers and related workers: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1512-31. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Intake of wine, beer, and spirits and the risk of clinical common cold
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Am J Epidemiol 155:853-8. 2002
    ..Findings suggest that wine intake, especially red wine, may have a protective effect against common cold. Beer, spirits, and total alcohol intakes do not seem to affect the incidence of common cold...
  2. doi request reprint Breast cancer and use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1439-47. 2008
    ..The use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) may be associated with reduced risk for breast cancer, but results from these studies of the association have been inconsistent...
  3. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of lung cancer: review of risk factors and Spanish data
    B Takkouche
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Eur J Epidemiol 12:341-9. 1996
    ..In this article, we review the major risk factors of lung cancer with an emphasis on Spanish and European data...
  4. ncbi request reprint Intake of vitamin C and zinc and risk of common cold: a cohort study
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Epidemiology 13:38-44. 2002
    ..0 (95% CI = 0.7-1.3), and for zinc intake this figure was 1.1 (95% CI = 0.8-1.5). The incidence rate ratios for men in the fourth quartile were 1.1 (95% CI = 0.8-1.4) for vitamin C and 1.3 (95% CI = 0.9-1.8) for zinc...
  5. ncbi request reprint Interaction between aspirin and ACE Inhibitors: resolving discrepancies using a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Drug Saf 25:373-8. 2002
    ..Results have been conflicting due, in part, to sub-optimal methods used to explore this interaction...
  6. ncbi request reprint Psychotropic medications and the risk of fracture: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Drug Saf 30:171-84. 2007
    ..Many studies have examined the relationship between the use of psychotropic medications and the risk of fractures, but these studies have reported conflicting results...
  7. ncbi request reprint Personal use of hair dyes and risk of cancer: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    JAMA 293:2516-25. 2005
    ..This alarming news and controversial declarations by scientific organizations and general media have made necessary a systematic evaluation of the epidemiologic evidence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Continuing education in oral cancer prevention for dentists in Spain
    Juan Seoane
    Stomatology Department, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela A Coruña, Spain
    J Dent Educ 76:1234-40. 2012
    ..In addition to presenting the results of this study, the article also discusses the general usefulness of other preventive measures in oral cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the pharmacist counselling without dispensing
    Francisco Caamano
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:428-31. 2006
    ..To describe the pharmacist counselling without dispensing and to analysed the characteristics of pharmacies and pharmacists that provide this type of counselling, and the characteristics of customers that receive it to a greater extent...
  10. doi request reprint Risk of cancer among hairdressers and related workers: a meta-analysis
    Bahi Takkouche
    Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Int J Epidemiol 38:1512-31. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Do pharmacists' opinions affect their decision to dispense or recommend a visit to a doctor?
    Francisco Caamaño-Isorna
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 14:659-64. 2005
    ..To assess the relation between the pharmacists' opinions and the decision to dispense drugs without medical prescription and to recommend a visit to a doctor...
  12. ncbi request reprint Influence of pharmacists' opinions on their dispensing medicines without requirement of a doctor's prescription
    Francisco Caamano
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain
    Gac Sanit 19:9-14. 2005
    ..To assess the influence of pharmacists' opinions on their dispensing medicines with a "medical prescription only" label without requiring a doctor's prescription...
  13. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of coffee drinking, cigarette smoking, and the risk of Parkinson's disease
    Miguel A Hernán
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Neurol 52:276-84. 2002
    ..Further research is required on the biological mechanisms underlying this potentially protective effect...
  14. ncbi request reprint Education and dementia: a meta-analytic study
    Francisco Caamaño-Isorna
    Department of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Neuroepidemiology 26:226-32. 2006
    ..44 (95% CI: 1.24-1.67); non-AD 1.23 (95% CI: 0.94-1.61), and all dementias 1.33 (95% CI: 1.15-1.54). These results confirm that low education may be a risk factor for dementia, especially for AD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with the decision of Spanish pharmacists to prescribe medicines and to recommend the visit to a doctor
    Francisco Caamano
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Facultad de Medicina, C San Francisco s n, 15705 Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Spain
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 13:817-20. 2004
  16. doi request reprint Is diagnostic delay related to advanced-stage oral cancer? A meta-analysis
    Iria Gómez
    Department of Stomatology, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Santiago de Compostela, Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Eur J Oral Sci 117:541-6. 2009
    ..However, new prospective studies with strict methodology are needed to shed more light on this association...
  17. ncbi request reprint Factors related with prescription requirement to dispense in Spain
    Francisco Caamaño Isorna
    Department of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 13:405-9. 2004
    ..To identify factors associated with prescription requirement to dispense...
  18. ncbi request reprint The role of tomato products and lycopene in the prevention of prostate cancer: a meta-analysis of observational studies
    Mahyar Etminan
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, Royal Victoria Hospital and McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:340-5. 2004
    ..To determine whether intake of tomato products reduces the risk of prostate cancer using a meta-analysis...
  19. pmc Risk of ischaemic stroke in people with migraine: systematic review and meta-analysis of observational studies
    Mahyar Etminan
    Division of Epidemiology, Royal Victoria and Vancouver Hospitals, Canada
    BMJ 330:63. 2005
    ..To explore the association between migraine and risk of ischaemic stroke...
  20. pmc Current global iodine status and progress over the last decade towards the elimination of iodine deficiency
    Maria Andersson
    Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 83:518-25. 2005
    ..To estimate worldwide iodine nutrition and monitor country progress towards sustained elimination of iodine deficiency disorders...
  21. ncbi request reprint [Risk factors in common cold]
    Carlos Regueira Méndez
    Departamento de Medicina Preventiva y Salud Publica, Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Espana
    Med Clin (Barc) 119:671-6. 2002
  22. ncbi request reprint [Parental smoking and lung function in healthy children and adolescents]
    Francisco Javier Gonzalez Barcala
    Servicio de Neumologia, Hospital Clinico Universitario, Santiago de Compostela, A Coruna, Espana
    Arch Bronconeumol 43:81-5. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the effect of parental smoking on the lung function of children...
  23. doi request reprint Labeling studies as "adequate for meta-analysis or pooling"
    Alberto Ruano-Ravina
    Epidemiology 19:635. 2008