T Stocks

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Metabolic factors and the risk of colorectal cancer in 580,000 men and women in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Institute of Health Sciences, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer 117:2398-407. 2011
  2. doi request reprint Blood pressure and risk of cancer incidence and mortality in the Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Project
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Hypertension 59:802-10. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Body size and growth in 0- to 4-year-old children and the relation to body size in primary school age
    T Stocks
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 12:637-52. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Blood pressure, body size and prostate cancer risk in the Swedish Construction Workers cohort
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 127:1660-8. 2010
  5. pmc Blood glucose and risk of incident and fatal cancer in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (me-can): analysis of six prospective cohorts
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS Med 6:e1000201. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint [Healthy life style seems to reduce the risk of cancer. New support for the hypothesis that overweight and high blood glucose increase the cancer risk]
    Tanja Stocks
    Umea Universitet
    Lakartidningen 104:3867-70. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Components of the metabolic syndrome and colorectal cancer risk; a prospective study
    T Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:304-14. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is inversely related to prostate cancer: a prospective study in Northern Sweden
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:2678-86. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Association between sleep duration and overweight: the importance of parenting
    E de Jong
    Research Centre for the Prevention of Overweight, VU University Amsterdam Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:1278-84. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Androgens and prostate cancer risk: a prospective study
    Sara Wirén
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Prostate 67:1230-7. 2007

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Metabolic factors and the risk of colorectal cancer in 580,000 men and women in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (Me-Can)
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden Institute of Health Sciences, Free University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Cancer 117:2398-407. 2011
    ..The metabolic syndrome (MetS) has been related to an increased risk of colorectal cancer, but the modest size of previous studies precluded detailed characterization of the role of individual MetS factors and their interaction on risk...
  2. doi request reprint Blood pressure and risk of cancer incidence and mortality in the Metabolic Syndrome and Cancer Project
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Hypertension 59:802-10. 2012
    ..12 (95% CI: 1.08-1.15) for men and 1.06 (95% CI: 1.02-1.11) for women. These results suggest a small increased cancer risk overall in men with elevated blood pressure level and a higher risk for cancer death in men and women...
  3. doi request reprint Body size and growth in 0- to 4-year-old children and the relation to body size in primary school age
    T Stocks
    Department of Health Sciences, Faculty of Earth and Life Sciences and EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Obes Rev 12:637-52. 2011
    ..Results in this review were mainly based on studies from developed Western countries, but seven studies from developing countries showed similar results to those from developed countries...
  4. doi request reprint Blood pressure, body size and prostate cancer risk in the Swedish Construction Workers cohort
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 127:1660-8. 2010
    ..Our study support a positive association between overweight and risk of fatal prostate cancer...
  5. pmc Blood glucose and risk of incident and fatal cancer in the metabolic syndrome and cancer project (me-can): analysis of six prospective cohorts
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    PLoS Med 6:e1000201. 2009
    ..We examined the association between blood glucose and cancer risk in a prospective study of six European cohorts...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Healthy life style seems to reduce the risk of cancer. New support for the hypothesis that overweight and high blood glucose increase the cancer risk]
    Tanja Stocks
    Umea Universitet
    Lakartidningen 104:3867-70. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Components of the metabolic syndrome and colorectal cancer risk; a prospective study
    T Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Obes (Lond) 32:304-14. 2008
    ..To examine the relation of well-known factors of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) as well as related circulating factors, with risk of colorectal cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Insulin resistance is inversely related to prostate cancer: a prospective study in Northern Sweden
    Tanja Stocks
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University Hospital, Umea, Sweden
    Int J Cancer 120:2678-86. 2007
    ..Our data suggest that androgens, which are inversely associated with insulin resistance, are important in the early prostate cancer development, whereas insulin resistance related factors may be important for tumour progression...
  9. doi request reprint Association between sleep duration and overweight: the importance of parenting
    E de Jong
    Research Centre for the Prevention of Overweight, VU University Amsterdam Windesheim University of Applied Sciences, Zwolle, The Netherlands
    Int J Obes (Lond) 36:1278-84. 2012
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  10. ncbi request reprint Androgens and prostate cancer risk: a prospective study
    Sara Wirén
    Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    Prostate 67:1230-7. 2007
    ..However, some recent studies have shown that a high level of testosterone increase the risk of non-aggressive tumors but is associated with a decreased risk of aggressive tumors...