Colinda C J M Simons
Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands
- Dietary flavonol, flavone and catechin intake and risk of colorectal cancer in the Netherlands Cohort StudyColinda C J M Simons
Department of Epidemiology, School for Oncology and Developmental Biology GROW, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Int J Cancer 125:2945-52. 2009..Dietary catechin intake may be associated with a decreased rectal cancer risk in overweight men. Dietary flavonol and catechin intake may be associated with a decreased colorectal cancer risk in normal weight women...
- Bowel movement and constipation frequencies and the risk of colorectal cancer among men in the Netherlands Cohort Study on Diet and CancerColinda C J M Simons
Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, MaastrichtUniversity, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Am J Epidemiol 172:1404-14. 2010..Interactions with dietary fiber intake were not significant. In this study, frequent bowel movements were associated with an increased risk of rectal cancer in men, and constipation was associated with a decreased risk...
- Body size, physical activity and risk of colorectal cancer with or without the CpG island methylator phenotype (CIMP)Laura A E Hughes
Department of Epidemiology, GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
PLoS ONE 6:e18571. 2011..We investigated how body size and physical activity influence the risk of the CpG island methylator phenotype (CIMP) in colorectal cancer (CRC)...
- Body size and colorectal cancer risk after 16.3 years of follow-up: an analysis from the Netherlands Cohort StudyLaura A E Hughes
Department of Epidemiology, Faculty of Health Medicine and Life Science, MaastrichtUniversity, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Am J Epidemiol 174:1127-39. 2011..Height was associated with risk of CRC, especially distal colon tumors (highest quintile vs. lowest: HR = 1.53, 95% CI: 1.03, 2.27; P-trend = 0.05), in women only...
- Fluid intake and colorectal cancer risk in the Netherlands Cohort StudyColinda C J M Simons
GROW School for Oncology and Developmental Biology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Nutr Cancer 62:307-21. 2010..There was no evidence that fiber intake modified associations. Of the specific beverages, coffee intake was positively associated with rectal cancer risk in men...