Mats Lambe

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Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mastitis and the risk of breast cancer
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 20:747-51. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and school performance at age 15
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 17:524-30. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Reductions in use of hormone replacement therapy: effects on Swedish breast cancer incidence trends only seen after several years
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:679-83. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Pancreatic cancer; reporting and long-term survival in Sweden
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 50:1220-7. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Impaired glucose metabolism and diabetes and the risk of breast, endometrial, and ovarian cancer
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, 171 77, Stockholm Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1163-71. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth order, sibship size, and risk for germ-cell testicular cancer
    Lorenzo Richiardi
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 15:323-9. 2004
  7. pmc Placental weight and risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer with an early age of onset
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2344-9. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Differences according to socioeconomic status in the management and mortality in men with high risk prostate cancer
    Anders Berglund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:75-84. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Placental weight and breast cancer survival in young women
    Gunnar Larfors
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:777-83. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy characteristics and maternal risk of breast cancer
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 294:2474-80. 2005

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Publications50

  1. ncbi request reprint Mastitis and the risk of breast cancer
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 20:747-51. 2009
    ..Little is known about the role of inflammation in the etiology of breast cancer. The aim of this study was to examine possible associations between a history of mastitis requiring hospitalization and subsequent risk of breast cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and school performance at age 15
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 17:524-30. 2006
    ..Also, findings from several studies indicate an association with impaired cognitive function in the children...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reductions in use of hormone replacement therapy: effects on Swedish breast cancer incidence trends only seen after several years
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 121:679-83. 2010
    ..The present findings give further support to the notion that HRT use is a driver of breast cancer incidence trends on the population level...
  4. doi request reprint Pancreatic cancer; reporting and long-term survival in Sweden
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 50:1220-7. 2011
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  5. doi request reprint Impaired glucose metabolism and diabetes and the risk of breast, endometrial, and ovarian cancer
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, 171 77, Stockholm Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1163-71. 2011
    ..Elevated glucose levels, below the diagnostic threshold for diabetes, have also been suggested to be associated with increased cancer risks...
  6. ncbi request reprint Birth order, sibship size, and risk for germ-cell testicular cancer
    Lorenzo Richiardi
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 15:323-9. 2004
    ..Several studies have reported an inverse association between birth order and testicular cancer risk, but estimates vary greatly and the biologic mechanism underlying the association is not established...
  7. pmc Placental weight and risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer with an early age of onset
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2344-9. 2008
    ..Because pregnancy hormones are primarily produced by the placenta, placental weight may be an indirect marker of hormone exposure during pregnancy...
  8. doi request reprint Differences according to socioeconomic status in the management and mortality in men with high risk prostate cancer
    Anders Berglund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:75-84. 2012
    ..Outcomes for many cancer forms are associated with socioeconomic status (SES).We investigated if SES was associated with management and mortality in men with high risk prostate cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Placental weight and breast cancer survival in young women
    Gunnar Larfors
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:777-83. 2009
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that the reduced survival in breast cancer among women with a recent childbirth is linked to pregnancy hormone exposure...
  10. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy characteristics and maternal risk of breast cancer
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 294:2474-80. 2005
    ..During pregnancy, these markers have been inconsistently associated with subsequent risk of breast cancer in the mother...
  11. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic factors and breast cancer survival--a population-based cohort study (Sweden)
    Magdalena Lagerlund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 16:419-30. 2005
    ..To assess the influence of socio-economic factors on breast cancer survival in Sweden, a country with population-based mammography screening and a uniform health care system aiming to provide care to all on equal terms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Number of siblings and risk of Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Ellen T Chang
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:1236-43. 2004
    ..In contrast, HL among children and older adults may be associated with earlier childhood infection. This study examines the associations of HL risk with having older or younger siblings...
  13. doi request reprint Placental weight and mortality in premenopausal breast cancer by tumor characteristics
    Mohammad Hossein Hajiebrahimi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 137:297-305. 2013
    ..The increased mortality risk in premenopausal breast cancer associated with higher placental weight was most pronounced among ER(-) and PR(-) tumors...
  14. doi request reprint Impact of comorbidity on management and mortality in women diagnosed with breast cancer
    Anders Berglund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 135:281-9. 2012
    ..The observed differences in breast cancer-specific mortality may be due to less extensive treatment, impaired tumor defense and differences in general health status and lifestyle factors...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing incidence of pregnancy-associated breast cancer in Sweden
    Therese M L Andersson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Obstet Gynecol 114:568-72. 2009
    ..To estimate the incidence of pregnancy-associated breast cancer during different calendar periods and when pregnancy-associated breast cancer was diagnosed in relation to delivery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Long-term inequalities in breast cancer survival--a ten year follow-up study of patients managed within a National Health Care System (Sweden)
    Märit Halmin
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 47:216-24. 2008
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  17. doi request reprint Mortality among men with locally advanced prostate cancer managed with noncurative intent: a nationwide study in PCBaSe Sweden
    Olof Akre
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine Solna, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Urol 60:554-63. 2011
    ..There are limited prognostic data for locally advanced prostate cancer PCa to guide in the choice of treatment...
  18. ncbi request reprint Childbearing and the risk of bladder cancer: a nationwide population-based cohort study
    Caroline E Weibull
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur Urol 63:733-8. 2013
    ..Several studies suggest that hormonal and reproductive factors play a role in the development of BCa...
  19. ncbi request reprint Will an adverse pregnancy outcome influence the risk of continued smoking in the next pregnancy?
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 195:1680-6. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to study the effect of pregnancy outcomes on risks of continued smoking in subsequent pregnancy...
  20. ncbi request reprint Parental age, family size, and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Scott M Montgomery
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Hospital, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 76Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 15:717-23. 2004
    ..The etiology of multiple sclerosis (MS) is not well defined and analysis of family structure may provide etiologic clues. We conducted a case-control study to examine possible associations...
  21. ncbi request reprint Sociodemographic predictors of non-attendance at invitational mammography screening--a population-based register study (Sweden)
    Magdalena Lagerlund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 13:73-82. 2002
    ..To investigate the role of sociodemographic factors in predicting mammography uptake in an outreach screening program...
  22. ncbi request reprint Estimating the loss in expectation of life due to cancer using flexible parametric survival models
    Therese M L Andersson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Stat Med 32:5286-300. 2013
    ..We have evaluated the extrapolation from this model using data on four types of cancer, and the results agree well with observed data...
  23. ncbi request reprint Maternal breast cancer risk after the death of a child
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 110:763-6. 2004
    ..Based on a small number of subjects, our finding of an increased risk in a subgroup of uniparous women losing their only child could be due to chance...
  24. doi request reprint Incidence of fractures causing hospitalisation in prostate cancer patients: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Andreas Thorstenson
    Regional Cancer Centre, Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 48:1672-81. 2012
    ..Data on incidence of fractures and risks in subgroups of men with prostate cancer are sparse. Our aim with this study is to report the risk of fractures among men with prostate cancer in a nationwide population-based study...
  25. ncbi request reprint Seasonal variation in the diagnosis of Hodgkin lymphoma in Sweden
    Ellen T Chang
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 115:127-30. 2005
    ..The seasonal pattern in HL diagnosis among young adults and boys is consistent with an infectious origin, whereas the results among older adults neither support nor dispute the possibility of an infectious etiology in this age group...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cohort Profile: the National Prostate Cancer Register of Sweden and Prostate Cancer data Base Sweden 2.0
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK, Regional Cancer Centre, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Oncological Centre, CLINTEC Department, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Deparment of Urology, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden, Department of Urology, Orebro University Hospital and Orebro University, Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden and Department of Surgery, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:956-67. 2013
    ..7%. The NPCR is used to assess trends in incidence, treatment and outcome of men with PCa. Since the national registers linked to PCBaSe are complete, studies from PCBaSe 2.0 are truly population based. ..
  27. doi request reprint Stage at diagnosis and mortality in women with pregnancy-associated breast cancer (PABC)
    Anna L V Johansson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 281, 17177, Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:183-92. 2013
    ..However, these findings do not preclude an untoward influence on mortality by pregnancy-associated factors affecting tumor aggressiveness and progression...
  28. doi request reprint Risk of infection-related cancers after the loss of a child: a follow-up study in Sweden
    Fang Fang
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Res 71:116-22. 2011
    ..Although potential confounding by unmeasured factors cannot be ruled out, our findings lend support to the hypothesis that severe life stressors, such as child loss, may raise the risk for several, chiefly HPV-related, cancers...
  29. pmc Maternal smoking during pregnancy and intellectual performance in young adult Swedish male offspring
    Frida Lundberg
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Paediatr Perinat Epidemiol 24:79-87. 2010
    ..Thus, the association between prenatal smoking exposure and offspring risk of low intellectual performance appears to be completely confounded by familial (genetic and early environmental) factors...
  30. ncbi request reprint Use of hormone replacement therapy before and after ovarian cancer diagnosis and ovarian cancer survival
    Chantal Mascarenhas
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 119:2907-15. 2006
    ..Women using HRT after diagnosis had a better survival than women with no use, but we cannot rule out that this latter finding may reflect a subtle selection process...
  31. doi request reprint Smokeless tobacco and the risk of stroke
    Maria Pia Hergens
    Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 19:794-9. 2008
    ..Research on cerebrovascular effects associated with long-term use of snuff is limited and inconclusive. We aimed to study whether long-term use of snuff affects the risk of stroke...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fertility in women with type 1 diabetes: a population-based cohort study in Sweden
    Junmei Miao Jonasson
    Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 30:2271-6. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess fertility in women with type 1 diabetes and the risk of congenital malformations in their offspring...
  33. ncbi request reprint Childbearing and the risk of scleroderma: a population-based study in Sweden
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 159:162-6. 2004
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Drug prescription for erectile dysfunction before and after diagnosis of localized prostate cancer
    Anna Plym
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Sex Med 11:2100-8. 2014
    ..Despite the high prevalence of erectile dysfunction (ED) in men with prostate cancer, little is known about the use of ED drugs. Also, the possible influence of socioeconomic factors on ED drug use has not been studied previously...
  35. ncbi request reprint Birth size in the most recent pregnancy and maternal mortality in premenopausal breast cancer by tumor characteristics
    Mohammadhossein Hajiebrahimi
    Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 145:471-80. 2014
    ..In addition, these associations are not modified by tumor characteristics. ..
  36. doi request reprint Reporting and incidence trends of hydatidiform mole in Sweden 1973-2004
    Sahar Salehi
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Sodersjukhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 50:367-72. 2011
    ..To examine temporal trends in the incidence of hydatidiform mole (HM) in relation to maternal age, the occurrence of choriocarcinoma in women with a history of HM and the extent of underreporting of HM to the Swedish Cancer Register (SCR)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Childbearing and the risk of leukemia in Sweden
    Karin Ekström
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 13:47-53. 2002
    ..A nested case-control study was undertaken to explore if parity and age at first birth affect the risk of developing these malignancies...
  38. ncbi request reprint Socio-economic status and chronic renal failure: a population-based case-control study in Sweden
    C Michael Fored
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Nephrol Dial Transplant 18:82-8. 2003
    ..To explore whether the risk of chronic renal failure varies by socio-economic status, we performed a population-based case-control study in Sweden...
  39. doi request reprint Comorbidity, treatment and mortality: a population based cohort study of prostate cancer in PCBaSe Sweden
    Anders Berglund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Urol 185:833-9. 2011
    ..We examined associations among comorbidity, treatment decisions and mortality in patients with prostate cancer...
  40. doi request reprint Estimating the cure proportion of malignant melanoma, an alternative approach to assess long term survival: a population-based study
    Therese M L Andersson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Cancer Epidemiol 38:93-9. 2014
    ..This group of patients is referred to as the cure proportion. Few studies have examined the possibility of cure for CMM. The aim of this study was to estimate the cure proportion of patients with CMM in a Swedish population...
  41. ncbi request reprint [The tobacco industry fights all profit-threatening measures. Clear parallels between the opposition against non-smoking flights and non-smoking restaurants]
    Ulrika Kahl
    Institutionen för medicinsk epidemiologi och biostatistik, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 101:1316-7. 2004
  42. ncbi request reprint Fecundity and twinning rates as measures of fertility before diagnosis of germ-cell testicular cancer
    Lorenzo Richiardi
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden lorenzo richiardi meb ki se
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:145-7. 2004
    ..Our study strongly supports evidence of an association between subfertility and the subsequent risk for testicular cancer...
  43. ncbi request reprint Trends in smoking and overweight during pregnancy: prevalence, risks of pregnancy complications, and adverse pregnancy outcomes
    Sven Cnattingius
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Semin Perinatol 26:286-95. 2002
    ..From a public health perspective, smoking and overweight today probably represent the most important modifiable risk factors for pregnancy complications and adverse pregnancy outcomes...
  44. doi request reprint Increased mortality in women with breast cancer detected during pregnancy and different periods postpartum
    Anna L V Johansson
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1865-72. 2011
    ..This study investigated the mortality in women with PABC in relation to when the tumor was detected (during pregnancy, different postpartum periods) and by time since diagnosis, compared with women with non-PABC...
  45. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in breast cancer risk: a possible role for pregnancy levels of alpha-fetoprotein?
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Epidemiology 14:85-9. 2003
    ..During pregnancy, alpha-fetoprotein reaches peak concentrations in maternal serum during the third trimester...
  46. doi request reprint Reproductive history and risk of small bowel cancer by histologic type: a population-based study
    Yunxia Lu
    Upper Gastrointestinal Research, Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery, Karolinska Institutet, 171 76, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 23:2041-6. 2012
    ..The male predominance of the two main histologic malignancies of the small bowel cancer may reflect a role of sex hormones which will be examined in this study...
  47. pmc Pregnancy and risk of renal cell cancer: a population-based study in Sweden
    Mats Lambe
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 86:1425-9. 2002
    ..08-1.22). The observed positive association between parity and renal cell cancer risk is unlikely to be fully explained by uncontrolled confounding, but warrants further evaluation in large studies, with allowance for body mass index...
  48. doi request reprint Social inequalities in non-small cell lung cancer management and survival: a population-based study in central Sweden
    Anders Berglund
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Box 281, Karolinska Institutet, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Thorax 65:327-33. 2010
    ..To examine possible associations between socioeconomic status, management and survival of patients with non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC)...
  49. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics, management and survival in young adults diagnosed with malignant melanoma: A population-based cohort study
    Anna Plym
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Acta Oncol 53:688-96. 2014
    ..Also, little is known about patterns of care in young patients. We examined and compared clinical characteristics, management and survival between young adult (15-39 years) and older adult melanoma patients in Central Sweden...
  50. ncbi request reprint [The cynical game of the tobacco industry. Many years' efforts to deny or cover-up the negative effects of tobacco are revealed by the forced publication of internal documents]
    Mats Lambe
    Institutionen for medicinsk epidemiologi, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Lakartidningen 99:2756-62. 2002
    ..The Swedish tobacco company Swedish Match collaborated with Philip Morris in challenging measures to limit tobacco use, including the new, stricter tobacco law proposed in the early 1990s...