S C Larsson

Summary

Affiliation: Karolinska Institutet
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Magnesium, calcium, potassium, and sodium intakes and risk of stroke in male smokers
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 168:459-65. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Folate and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:64-76. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity and incidence of leukemia: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 122:1418-21. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Folate, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, and methionine intakes and risk of stroke subtypes in male smokers
    Susanna C Larsson
    National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 167:954-61. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Excess body fatness: an important cause of most cancers
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 371:536-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Overall diet quality and risk of stroke: A prospective cohort study in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 233:27-9. 2014
  7. pmc Prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) may influence birth weight among infants in a Swedish cohort with background exposure: a cross-sectional study
    Sanna Lignell
    Risk Benefit Assessment Department, National Food Agency, Box 622, Uppsala SE 751 26, Sweden
    Environ Health 12:44. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Dietary fats and other nutrients on stroke
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Opin Lipidol 24:41-8. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Black tea consumption and risk of stroke in women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Epidemiol 23:157-60. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Total and specific fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of stroke: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 227:147-52. 2013

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Publications103 found, 100 shown here

  1. doi request reprint Magnesium, calcium, potassium, and sodium intakes and risk of stroke in male smokers
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 168:459-65. 2008
    ..A high intake of magnesium, calcium, and potassium and a low intake of sodium have been hypothesized to reduce the risk of stroke. However, prospective data relating intake of these minerals to risk of stroke are inconsistent...
  2. ncbi request reprint Folate and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:64-76. 2007
    ..We performed a meta-analysis of prospective and case-control studies to examine folate intake and levels in relation to risk of breast cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity and incidence of leukemia: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 122:1418-21. 2008
    ..52 (95% CI, 1.19-1.95) for acute myeloid leukemia and 1.26 (95% CI, 1.09-1.46) for chronic myeloid leukemia. This meta-analysis indicates that excess body weight is associated with an increased risk of developing leukemia...
  4. doi request reprint Folate, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, and methionine intakes and risk of stroke subtypes in male smokers
    Susanna C Larsson
    National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 167:954-61. 2008
    ..Vitamin B(6), vitamin B(12), and methionine intakes were not significantly associated with any subtype of stroke. These findings in men suggest that a high dietary folate intake may reduce the risk of cerebral infarction...
  5. doi request reprint Excess body fatness: an important cause of most cancers
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Lancet 371:536-7. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Overall diet quality and risk of stroke: A prospective cohort study in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Atherosclerosis 233:27-9. 2014
    ..80 (95% CI, 0.67-0.95) for RFS and 1.22 (95% CI, 1.02-1.46) for NRFS. In conclusion, these findings suggest that a diet including a variety of healthy foods and few less healthy foods may reduce stroke risk. ..
  7. pmc Prenatal exposure to polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) may influence birth weight among infants in a Swedish cohort with background exposure: a cross-sectional study
    Sanna Lignell
    Risk Benefit Assessment Department, National Food Agency, Box 622, Uppsala SE 751 26, Sweden
    Environ Health 12:44. 2013
    ..We investigated if prenatal exposure to PCBs and PBDEs is related to birth weight in a Swedish population with background exposure...
  8. doi request reprint Dietary fats and other nutrients on stroke
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Curr Opin Lipidol 24:41-8. 2013
    ..This review summarizes current epidemiologic evidence regarding the associations of dietary fat and other nutrients with risk of stroke...
  9. doi request reprint Black tea consumption and risk of stroke in women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Ann Epidemiol 23:157-60. 2013
    ..Our aim was examine the association between black tea consumption and risk of total stroke and stroke types in a prospective study...
  10. doi request reprint Total and specific fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of stroke: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 227:147-52. 2013
    ..Our objective was to examine the relation between specific consumption of fruit and vegetable subgroups and stroke risk in a cohort of Swedish women and men...
  11. doi request reprint Long-chain omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids and risk of stroke: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Epidemiol 27:895-901. 2012
    ..80; 95 % CI, 0.65-0.99). This meta-analysis showed no overall association between omega-3 PUFA intake and stroke, but suggests that women might benefit from a higher intake of these PUFAs...
  12. doi request reprint Dietary protein intake and risk of stroke in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 224:247-51. 2012
    ..Our objective was to test the hypothesis that protein intake would be inversely associated with risk of stroke...
  13. doi request reprint Chocolate consumption and risk of stroke: a prospective cohort of men and meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Neurology 79:1223-9. 2012
    ..To investigate the association between chocolate consumption and risk of stroke in men and conduct a meta-analysis to summarize available evidence from prospective studies of chocolate consumption and stroke...
  14. doi request reprint Dairy consumption and risk of stroke in Swedish women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 43:1775-80. 2012
    ..Our aim was to examine the association between consumption of total, low-fat, full-fat, and specific dairy foods and risk of stroke in a prospective cohort study...
  15. doi request reprint Dietary fats and dietary cholesterol and risk of stroke in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Atherosclerosis 221:282-6. 2012
    ..We examined the associations between intakes of total fat, specific types of fat, and cholesterol and risk of stroke in a prospective cohort of women...
  16. pmc Red and processed meat consumption and risk of pancreatic cancer: meta-analysis of prospective studies
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 106:603-7. 2012
    ..We conducted a meta-analysis to summarise the evidence from prospective studies of red and processed meat consumption and pancreatic cancer risk...
  17. doi request reprint Dietary magnesium intake and risk of stroke: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 95:362-6. 2012
    ..Prospective studies of dietary magnesium intake in relation to risk of stroke have yielded inconsistent results...
  18. doi request reprint Long-term dietary acrylamide intake and risk of endometrial cancer in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 124:1196-9. 2009
    ..In conclusion, these findings do not support the hypothesis that dietary acrylamide intake is positively associated with risk of endometrial cancer, at least not within the ranges of acrylamide consumed in this population...
  19. doi request reprint Long-term dietary acrylamide intake and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 169:376-81. 2009
    ..These findings for Swedish women do not support the hypothesis that dietary acrylamide is positively associated with risk of breast cancer, at least not within the ranges of acrylamide consumed by this population...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cultured milk, yogurt, and dairy intake in relation to bladder cancer risk in a prospective study of Swedish women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:1083-7. 2008
    ..Findings from epidemiologic studies of the effect of dairy foods (mainly milk) on the risk of bladder cancer have been inconsistent...
  21. doi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of bladder cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:2519-22. 2008
    ..The associations did not differ by sex or smoking status. In conclusion, findings from this prospective study suggest that fruit and vegetable intakes are not likely to be appreciably associated with the risk of bladder cancer...
  22. doi request reprint Long-term dietary calcium intake and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort of women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 89:277-82. 2009
    ..However, prospective studies of calcium intake in relation to breast cancer incidence are sparse...
  23. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus, body size and bladder cancer risk in a prospective study of Swedish men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 44:2655-60. 2008
    ..81-1.64). Similarly, no associations were observed for height, weight, body mass index or waist circumference. These findings in men do not support a role for diabetes, height or excess body mass in the aetiology of bladder cancer...
  24. doi request reprint Meat intake and bladder cancer risk in a Swedish prospective cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 20:35-40. 2009
    ..We prospectively examined the association between meat intake and bladder cancer risk in a population-based cohort study...
  25. doi request reprint Coffee and tea consumption and risk of stroke subtypes in male smokers
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 39:1681-7. 2008
    ..We examined the associations of coffee and tea consumption with risk of stroke subtypes...
  26. pmc Obesity and the risk of gallbladder cancer: a meta-analysis
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 96:1457-61. 2007
    ..35; 95% CI, 1.09-1.68). There was no statistically significant heterogeneity among the results of individual studies. This meta-analysis confirms the association between excess body weight and risk of gallbladder cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint Obesity and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 121:1564-70. 2007
    ..95; 95% CI, 0.76-1.20; n = 3 studies). These findings indicate that excess body weight is associated with an increased risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, especially of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of liver cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 132:1740-5. 2007
    ..We quantitatively assessed the relation between coffee consumption and the risk of liver cancer in a meta-analysis of epidemiologic studies...
  29. ncbi request reprint Magnesium intake and risk of type 2 diabetes: a meta-analysis
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 262:208-14. 2007
    ..To assess the association between magnesium intake and risk of type 2 diabetes...
  30. pmc Overweight, obesity and risk of liver cancer: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, Stockholm SE 17177, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 97:1005-8. 2007
    ..17 (95% confidence interval (CI): 1.02-1.34) for those who were overweight and 1.89 (95% CI: 1.51-2.36) for those who were obese. This meta-analysis finds that excess body weight is associated with an increased risk of liver cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Obesity and colon and rectal cancer risk: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 86:556-65. 2007
    ..Whereas obesity has been associated with an increased risk of colon cancer in men, a weak or no association has been observed in women. Results for rectal cancer have also been inconsistent...
  32. doi request reprint Folate intake and risk of breast cancer by estrogen and progesterone receptor status in a Swedish cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3444-9. 2008
    ..We examined the association between dietary folate intake and the risk of breast cancer by estrogen receptor (ER) and progesterone receptor (PR) status of the breast tumor in the Swedish Mammography Cohort...
  33. doi request reprint Long-term dietary acrylamide intake and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:994-7. 2009
    ..Whether dietary acrylamide intake is associated with the risk of cancer in humans is uncertain. We aimed to assess the relation between dietary acrylamide intake and the incidence of epithelial ovarian cancer...
  34. pmc Dietary fiber and fiber-rich food intake in relation to risk of stroke in male smokers
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Nutr 63:1016-24. 2009
    ..However, the role of fiber in the prevention of stroke is unclear. We examined the associations of dietary fiber and fiber-rich food intake with risk of stroke within the Alpha-tocopherol, Beta-carotene Cancer Prevention Study...
  35. doi request reprint Fish consumption and the risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:3621-3. 2011
    ..Fish consumption has been postulated to reduce the risk of stroke. We conducted a dose-response meta-analysis to summarize the evidence from prospective studies regarding the association between fish consumption and stroke risk...
  36. doi request reprint Dietary potassium intake and risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:2746-50. 2011
    ..Potassium intake has been inconsistently associated with risk of stroke. Our aim was to conduct a meta-analysis of prospective studies to assess the relation between potassium intake and stroke risk...
  37. doi request reprint Body mass index and risk of non-Hodgkin's and Hodgkin's lymphoma: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 47:2422-30. 2011
    ..The summary RRs of HL were 0.97 (95% CI, 0.85-1.12) for overweight and 1.41 (95% CI, 1.14-1.75) for obesity. These results indicate that BMI is positively associated with risk of NHL and HL as well as with NHL mortality...
  38. doi request reprint Red meat consumption and risk of stroke in Swedish men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 94:417-21. 2011
    ..Red and processed meat consumption has been implicated in several diseases. However, data on meat consumption in relation to stroke incidence are sparse...
  39. doi request reprint Potassium, calcium, and magnesium intakes and risk of stroke in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 174:35-43. 2011
    ..lowest tertile, adjusted relative risk = 2.04, 95% CI: 1.24, 3.35). These findings suggest that potassium and magnesium intakes are inversely associated with the risk of cerebral infarction among hypertensive women...
  40. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of stroke in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:908-12. 2011
    ..Coffee consumption has been inconsistently associated with stroke incidence and mortality in previous studies. We investigated the association between coffee consumption and stroke incidence in the Swedish Mammography Cohort...
  41. doi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and incidence of kidney cancer: a meta-analysis of cohort studies
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 54:1013-8. 2011
    ..We performed a systematic review with meta-analysis to examine the association between diabetes and incidence of kidney cancer...
  42. doi request reprint Fish consumption and risk of stroke in Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:487-93. 2011
    ..Epidemiologic studies of fish consumption in relation to risk of stroke have yielded inconsistent results...
  43. doi request reprint Red meat consumption and risk of stroke in Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Stroke 42:324-9. 2011
    ..However, epidemiological studies of red meat consumption in relation to risk of stroke are very limited. Our objective was to examine the association between red meat consumption and stroke incidence in the Swedish Mammography Cohort...
  44. doi request reprint Multivitamin use and breast cancer incidence in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 91:1268-72. 2010
    ..Many women use multivitamins in the belief that these supplements will prevent chronic diseases such as cancer and cardiovascular disease. However, whether the use of multivitamins affects the risk of breast cancer is unclear...
  45. doi request reprint Vitamin B6 and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 303:1077-83. 2010
    ..Mounting evidence indicates that vitamin B(6), a coenzyme involved in nearly 100 enzymatic reactions, may reduce the risk of colorectal cancer...
  46. doi request reprint Coffee and black tea consumption and risk of breast cancer by estrogen and progesterone receptor status in a Swedish cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Box 210, 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Causes Control 20:2039-44. 2009
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  47. doi request reprint Dietary acrylamide intake and prostate cancer risk in a prospective cohort of Swedish men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1939-41. 2009
    ..We examined the association between dietary acrylamide intake and risk of prostate cancer in a cohort of men...
  48. doi request reprint Conjugated linoleic acid intake and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:556-60. 2009
    ..However, findings from epidemiologic studies on CLA intake in relation to breast cancer risk are sparse and inconsistent...
  49. doi request reprint Long-term meat intake and risk of breast cancer by oestrogen and progesterone receptor status in a cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 45:3042-6. 2009
    ..45 (95% confidence interval 1.03-2.03; P(trend)=0.03). These results do not support an association between red meat intake and overall breast cancer risk but suggest that fried meat intake may increase the risk of ER+/PR- breast cancer...
  50. doi request reprint Glycemic load, glycemic index and breast cancer risk in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 125:153-7. 2009
    ..No associations were observed for ER+/PR+ or ER-/PR- breast tumors. These findings suggest that a high carbohydrate intake and diets with high glycemic index and glycemic load may increase the risk of developing ER+/PR- breast cancer...
  51. doi request reprint Dietary carotenoids and risk of hormone receptor-defined breast cancer in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 46:1079-85. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that dietary alpha-carotene and beta-carotene are inversely associated with the risk of breast cancer among smokers and among women who do not use dietary supplements...
  52. ncbi request reprint Vitamin A, retinol, and carotenoids and the risk of gastric cancer: a prospective cohort study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:497-503. 2007
    ..However, epidemiologic studies of vitamin A, retinol (preformed vitamin A), and provitamin A carotenoids in relation to the risk of gastric cancer have documented inconsistent results...
  53. ncbi request reprint Glycemic load, glycemic index and carbohydrate intake in relation to risk of stomach cancer: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 118:3167-9. 2006
    ..Findings from this population-based prospective cohort of middle-aged and elderly women did not provide evidence of a positive association between glycemic load, glycemic index and carbohydrate intake with risk of stomach cancer...
  54. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and risk of bladder cancer: a meta-analysis
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetologia 49:2819-23. 2006
    ..We performed a systematic review with meta-analysis to evaluate the association between diabetes and risk of bladder cancer...
  55. ncbi request reprint Meat consumption and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 119:2657-64. 2006
    ..The results of this meta-analysis of prospective studies support the hypothesis that high consumption of red meat and of processed meat is associated with an increased risk of colorectal cancer...
  56. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and incidence of colorectal cancer in two prospective cohort studies of Swedish women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 163:638-44. 2006
    ..97, 1.04). The associations were not modified by colorectal cancer risk factors. The findings from these two large prospective cohort studies do not support the hypothesis that coffee consumption lowers the risk of colorectal cancer...
  57. ncbi request reprint Physical activity, obesity, and risk of colon and rectal cancer in a cohort of Swedish men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 42:2590-7. 2006
    ..68; 95% CI 0.48-0.96). No association was observed for work/occupational activity. These results support a role of physical activity in reducing the risk of colon and rectal cancer...
  58. ncbi request reprint Processed meat consumption and stomach cancer risk: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 171 77, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1078-87. 2006
    ..The relationship between processed meat consumption and the risk of stomach cancer is controversial. We conducted a meta-analysis to summarize available evidence from cohort and case-control studies on this issue...
  59. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption and stomach cancer risk in a cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 119:2186-9. 2006
    ..22; 95% CI = 1.05-1.42). These prospective data suggest that coffee consumption may increase the risk of stomach cancer in a dose-response manner. This finding needs to be confirmed in other prospective studies...
  60. ncbi request reprint Folate intake and stomach cancer incidence in a prospective cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1409-12. 2006
    ..Case-control studies and one prospective cohort study on folate intake in relation to stomach cancer risk have yielded inconsistent results...
  61. ncbi request reprint Calcium and dairy food intakes are inversely associated with colorectal cancer risk in the Cohort of Swedish Men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 83:667-73; quiz 728-9. 2006
    ..Recent epidemiologic studies have generally reported a modest inverse association between calcium intake and the risk of colorectal cancer. However, findings pertaining to specific subsites in the colorectum have been conflicting...
  62. ncbi request reprint Processed meat consumption, dietary nitrosamines and stomach cancer risk in a cohort of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 119:915-9. 2006
    ..96; 95% CI = 1.08-3.58). Our findings suggest that high consumption of processed meat may increase the risk of stomach cancer. Dietary nitrosamines might be responsible for the positive association...
  63. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption and incidence of gastric cancer: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1998-2001. 2006
    ..Whether fruit and vegetable consumption may confer protection from gastric cancer remains controversial...
  64. pmc Long-term aspirin use and colorectal cancer risk: a cohort study in Sweden
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 95:1277-9. 2006
    ..65; 95% confidence interval: 0.45-0.94). Aspirin use for a shorter period was not associated with risk...
  65. ncbi request reprint Alcoholic beverage consumption and gastric cancer risk: a prospective population-based study in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:373-7. 2007
    ..Consumption of light beer, wine, and hard liquor was not significantly associated with gastric cancer risk. Our findings suggest that constituents of beer other than alcohol may be associated with an increased risk of gastric cancer...
  66. ncbi request reprint Fruit and vegetable consumption in relation to pancreatic cancer risk: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:301-5. 2006
    ..The association between consumption of cruciferous vegetables and pancreatic cancer risk warrants further investigation...
  67. ncbi request reprint Body mass index and pancreatic cancer risk: A meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:1993-8. 2007
    ..19; p-heterogeneity = 0.12) in women. There was no evidence of publication bias (p = 0.58). Findings from this meta-analysis of prospective studies support a positive association between BMI and risk of pancreatic cancer in men and women...
  68. doi request reprint Coffee consumption and risk of stroke: a dose-response meta-analysis of prospective studies
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 174:993-1001. 2011
    ..Findings from this meta-analysis indicate that moderate coffee consumption may be weakly inversely associated with risk of stroke...
  69. ncbi request reprint Aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and risk of pancreatic cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2561-4. 2006
    ..We did a meta-analysis to summarize available evidence from epidemiologic studies investigating the relation between use of aspirin or other NSAIDs and the risk of pancreatic cancer...
  70. ncbi request reprint Carbohydrate intake, glycemic index and glycemic load in relation to risk of endometrial cancer: A prospective study of Swedish women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:1103-7. 2007
    ..99 (95% CI, 1.17-7.67) for glycemic load. Results from this cohort study suggest that a high carbohydrate intake and a high glycemic load may increase the risk of endometrial cancer among overweight women with low physical activity...
  71. pmc Overall obesity, abdominal adiposity, diabetes and cigarette smoking in relation to the risk of pancreatic cancer in two Swedish population-based cohorts
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 93:1310-5. 2005
    ..Findings from this prospective study support positive relationships of overall obesity, abdominal adiposity, diabetes and smoking with risk of pancreatic cancer...
  72. ncbi request reprint Meat, fish, poultry and egg consumption in relation to risk of pancreatic cancer: a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 118:2866-70. 2006
    ..20-0.97) for poultry. There were no significant associations with processed meat, fish or egg consumption. Findings from this prospective study suggest that substituting poultry for red meat might reduce the risk of pancreatic cancer...
  73. ncbi request reprint Dietary carbohydrate, glycemic index, and glycemic load in relation to risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Epidemiol 165:256-61. 2007
    ..Results did not vary by body mass index. The findings from this prospective study do not support the hypothesis that a high carbohydrate intake, a high glycemic index, and a high glycemic load increase the risk of colorectal cancer...
  74. ncbi request reprint Consumption of sugar and sugar-sweetened foods and the risk of pancreatic cancer in a prospective study
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 84:1171-6. 2006
    ..Frequent consumption of sugar and high-sugar foods may increase the risk of pancreatic cancer by inducing frequent postprandial hyperglycemia, increasing insulin demand, and decreasing insulin sensitivity...
  75. ncbi request reprint Folate intake and pancreatic cancer incidence: a prospective study of Swedish women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:407-13. 2006
    ..We examined the association between folate intake and risk of pancreatic cancer in a population-based prospective study of Swedish women and men...
  76. ncbi request reprint Dietary folate intake and incidence of ovarian cancer: the Swedish Mammography Cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:396-402. 2004
    ..However, epidemiologic data specifically linking folate intake to ovarian cancer risk are limited...
  77. ncbi request reprint High-fat dairy food and conjugated linoleic acid intakes in relation to colorectal cancer incidence in the Swedish Mammography Cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:894-900. 2005
    ..However, few epidemiologic studies have specifically evaluated high-fat dairy food consumption, and none have evaluated CLA intake, in relation to colorectal cancer risk...
  78. ncbi request reprint Diabetes and colorectal cancer incidence in the cohort of Swedish men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Diabetes Care 28:1805-7. 2005
  79. ncbi request reprint Magnesium intake in relation to risk of colorectal cancer in women
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 293:86-9. 2005
    ..Animal studies have suggested that dietary magnesium may play a role in the prevention of colorectal cancer, but data in humans are lacking...
  80. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption is not associated with ovarian cancer incidence
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2273-4. 2005
  81. ncbi request reprint Milk and lactose intakes and ovarian cancer risk in the Swedish Mammography Cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 80:1353-7. 2004
    ..High intakes of dairy products and of the milk sugar lactose have been hypothesized to increase ovarian cancer risk, but prospective data are scarce...
  82. ncbi request reprint Association of diet with serum insulin-like growth factor I in middle-aged and elderly men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine and Molecular Medicine, Unit of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:1163-7. 2005
    ..Insulin-like growth factor I (IGF-I) has been implicated in several chronic diseases, including cancer, heart disease, and osteoporosis...
  83. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and risk of breast cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 121:856-62. 2007
    ..24 (95% CI, 0.95-1.62) for women with (versus without) diabetes. Findings from this meta-analysis indicate that diabetes is associated with an increased risk of breast cancer...
  84. ncbi request reprint No association of meat, fish, and egg consumption with ovarian cancer risk
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, P O Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:1024-5. 2005
  85. ncbi request reprint Tea consumption and ovarian cancer risk in a population-based cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, PO Box 210, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Intern Med 165:2683-6. 2005
    ..Few epidemiologic studies, however, have examined the relationship specifically between tea consumption and risk of ovarian cancer...
  86. ncbi request reprint Metabolic, anthropometric, and nutritional factors as predictors of circulating insulin-like growth factor binding protein-1 levels in middle-aged and elderly men
    Katarina Wolk
    Department of Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 17177 Stockholm
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:1879-84. 2004
    ..Our data suggest that metabolic, anthropometric, and nutritional factors are important determinants of IGFBP-1 levels in healthy men...
  87. ncbi request reprint Dietary long-chain n-3 fatty acids for the prevention of cancer: a review of potential mechanisms
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm
    Am J Clin Nutr 79:935-45. 2004
    ..Further studies are needed to evaluate and verify these mechanisms in humans to gain more understanding of the effects of n-3 fatty acid intake on cancer risk...
  88. pmc Fruit and vegetable consumption in relation to ovarian cancer incidence: the Swedish Mammography Cohort
    S C Larsson
    1Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Box 210, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 90:2167-70. 2004
    ..37 (95% CI, 0.90-2.06). The associations with fruit and vegetable consumption did not vary by subtype of ovarian cancer. These findings suggest that high consumption of vegetables, but not of fruits, may reduce the risk of ovarian cancer...
  89. ncbi request reprint Red meat consumption and risk of cancers of the proximal colon, distal colon and rectum: the Swedish Mammography Cohort
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 113:829-34. 2005
    ..04). These findings suggest that high consumption of red meat may substantially increase the risk of distal colon cancer. Future investigations on red meat and colorectal cancer risk should consider cancer subsites separately...
  90. pmc Whole grain consumption and risk of colorectal cancer: a population-based cohort of 60,000 women
    S C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 92:1803-7. 2005
    ..65 (95% CI, 0.45-0.94; P-value for trend=0.04). Our findings suggest that high consumption of whole grains may decrease the risk of colon cancer in women...
  91. doi request reprint Dietary acrylamide intake and risk of colorectal cancer in a prospective cohort of men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, PO Box 210, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Eur J Cancer 45:513-6. 2009
    ..71-1.31) for colon cancer and 0.91 (95% CI 0.62-1.34) for rectal cancer. In conclusion, this study provides no evidence that dietary acrylamide in amounts typically consumed by Swedish men is associated with risk of colorectal cancer...
  92. ncbi request reprint Folate intake, MTHFR polymorphisms, and risk of esophageal, gastric, and pancreatic cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 131:1271-83. 2006
    ....
  93. ncbi request reprint Diabetes mellitus and risk of colorectal cancer: a meta-analysis
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, The National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1679-87. 2005
    ..To resolve these inconsistencies, we conducted a meta-analysis of published data on the association between diabetes and the incidence and mortality of colorectal cancer...
  94. ncbi request reprint Re: Heme iron, zinc, alcohol consumption, and risk of colon cancer
    Susanna C Larsson
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:232-3; author reply 233-4. 2005
  95. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of dietary folate intake and risk of colorectal cancer: modification by caffeine intake and cigarette smoking
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:740-3. 2005
    ..Findings from this population-based cohort study support an inverse association between dietary folate intake and risk of colon cancer and suggest that smokers might benefit most from a high dietary folate intake...
  96. ncbi request reprint Methionine and vitamin B6 intake and risk of pancreatic cancer: a prospective study of Swedish women and men
    Susanna C Larsson
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, SE 17177 Stockholm, Sweden
    Gastroenterology 132:113-8. 2007
    ..In the present study, we used data from this prospective study to examine whether methionine and vitamin B(6) intakes were associated with the incidence of exocrine pancreatic cancer...
  97. ncbi request reprint Fruits and vegetables and ovarian cancer risk in a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2160-7. 2005
    ..Associations for total fruits and vegetables were similar for different histologic types. These results suggest that fruit and vegetable consumption in adulthood has no important association with the risk of ovarian cancer...
  98. ncbi request reprint Fruits, vegetables, and colon cancer risk in a pooled analysis of 14 cohort studies
    Anita Koushik
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1471-83. 2007
    ..Statistical power to examine associations by colon site has been limited in previous studies...
  99. ncbi request reprint Dairy products and ovarian cancer: a pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies
    Jeanine M Genkinger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Room 339, Building 2, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:364-72. 2006
    ..Although case-control studies have reported conflicting results for dairy foods and lactose, several cohort studies have shown positive associations between skim milk, lactose, and ovarian cancer...
  100. ncbi request reprint Long-term fatty fish consumption and renal cell carcinoma incidence in women
    Alicja Wolk
    Division of Nutritional Epidemiology, National Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    JAMA 296:1371-6. 2006
    ..The epidemiological evidence that fatty fish consumption may be associated with the lower risk of several cancers is not consistent and no studies of renal cell carcinoma (RCC) exist...
  101. ncbi request reprint A pooled analysis of 12 cohort studies of dietary fat, cholesterol and egg intake and ovarian cancer
    Jeanine M Genkinger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:273-85. 2006
    ..Results for histologic subtypes were similar. Overall, fat, cholesterol and egg intakes were not associated with ovarian cancer risk. The positive association for saturated fat intake at very high intakes merits further investigation...