Mieke Van Hemelrijck

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Risk of thromboembolic diseases in men with prostate cancer: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 11:450-8. 2010
  2. pmc Ability of a biomarker-based score to predict death from circulatory disease and cancer in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:895. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Thromboembolic events following surgery for prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 63:354-63. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Primary cancers before and after prostate cancer diagnosis
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 118:6207-16. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Serum calcium and incident and fatal prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1349-58. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Multiple events of fractures and cardiovascular and thromboembolic disease following prostate cancer diagnosis: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 61:690-700. 2012
  7. doi request reprint The interplay between lipid profiles, glucose, BMI and risk of kidney cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2118-28. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Absolute and relative risk of cardiovascular disease in men with prostate cancer: results from the Population-Based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 28:3448-56. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Tobacco use and bladder cancer patterns in three western European countries
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:335-44. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Secondhand smoking, 4-aminobiphenyl, and bladder cancer: two meta-analyses
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Research Oncology, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1312-20. 2009

Detail Information

Publications30

  1. pmc Risk of thromboembolic diseases in men with prostate cancer: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 11:450-8. 2010
    ..We investigated the risk of thromboembolic disease in men with prostate cancer who were receiving endocrine treatment, curative treatment, or surveillance...
  2. pmc Ability of a biomarker-based score to predict death from circulatory disease and cancer in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:895. 2012
    ..We replicated this in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), a US nationally representative survey conducted between 1988-1994...
  3. doi request reprint Thromboembolic events following surgery for prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 63:354-63. 2013
    ..Prostate cancer (PCa) and surgery are both associated with increased risk of thromboembolic diseases (TED)...
  4. doi request reprint Primary cancers before and after prostate cancer diagnosis
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 118:6207-16. 2012
    ..The occurrence of multiple cancers may indicate common etiology; and, although some studies have investigated the risk of second primary cancers after prostate cancer (PCa), there are no studies on cancers before PCa...
  5. doi request reprint Serum calcium and incident and fatal prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1349-58. 2012
    ..We studied the association between serum calcium and PCa while also accounting for levels of albumin, a protein to which calcium is bound...
  6. doi request reprint Multiple events of fractures and cardiovascular and thromboembolic disease following prostate cancer diagnosis: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 61:690-700. 2012
    ..To date, adverse events of prostate cancer (PCa) treatment have only been studied as a single event, and little is known about the risk of subsequent adverse events...
  7. doi request reprint The interplay between lipid profiles, glucose, BMI and risk of kidney cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2118-28. 2012
    ..This detailed analysis of lipid components only showed a consistent relation between TG levels and kidney cancer risk. Further mechanistic studies are required to assess links between lipid abnormalities and kidney cancer...
  8. doi request reprint Absolute and relative risk of cardiovascular disease in men with prostate cancer: results from the Population-Based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 28:3448-56. 2010
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a potential adverse effect of endocrine treatment (ET) for prostate cancer (PC). We investigated absolute and relative CVD risk in 76,600 patients with PC undergoing ET, curative treatment, or surveillance...
  9. doi request reprint Tobacco use and bladder cancer patterns in three western European countries
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:335-44. 2009
    ..Smoking accounts for >50% of bladder cancers (BCs) in men and 30% in women. Our aim is to explore this large discrepancy by contrasting countries with distinct smoking patterns and habits as these might explain sex differences for BC...
  10. doi request reprint Secondhand smoking, 4-aminobiphenyl, and bladder cancer: two meta-analyses
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Research Oncology, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1312-20. 2009
    ..To quantify the relation between secondhand smoking (SHS) and levels of 4-aminobiphenyl (4-ABP; in urine or blood) and SHS and bladder cancer risk in nonsmokers...
  11. doi request reprint Immunoglobulin E and cancer: a meta-analysis and a large Swedish cohort study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1657-67. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest the need for prospective studies studying IgE and cancer. Measurements of IgE should be combined with other information, e.g., bio-banked samples containing other key immunological discriminators...
  12. doi request reprint Gamma-glutamyltransferase and risk of cancer in a cohort of 545,460 persons - the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, UK
    Eur J Cancer 47:2033-41. 2011
    ..We aimed to study the association between GGT and cancer in a large Swedish cohort with 37,809 primary cancers...
  13. pmc Association between levels of C-reactive protein and leukocytes and cancer: three repeated measurements in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:428-37. 2011
    ..To study levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and leukocytes, as inflammatory markers, in the context of cancer risk...
  14. doi request reprint Risk of prostate cancer is not associated with levels of C-reactive protein and other commonly used markers of inflammation
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 129:1485-92. 2011
    ..This indicates need for international consensus on appropriate inflammatory markers in the context of cancer that may be practically applied in large studies...
  15. doi request reprint Low levels of apolipoprotein A-I and HDL are associated with risk of prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1011-9. 2011
    ..Since several etiological pathways have been proposed for PCa and lipids, we aimed to study this in a large Swedish cohort with 1,469 primary prostate cancers...
  16. doi request reprint Prostate cancer risk in the Swedish AMORIS study: the interplay among triglycerides, total cholesterol, and glucose
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 117:2086-95. 2011
    ..In a cohort including 5112 prostate cancer (pCa) patients, the authors investigated associations among triglycerides (TG), total cholesterol (TC), and pCa while taking into account glucose...
  17. pmc Iron metabolism and risk of cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Anjali Gaur
    Division of Cancer Studies, Research Oncology, School of Medicine, King s College London, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1393-402. 2013
    ..We assessed the link between serum iron (SI), total-iron binding capacity (TIBC), and risk of cancer by levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) in a large population-based study (n = 220,642)...
  18. pmc Inorganic phosphate and the risk of cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 13:257. 2013
    ..Both dietary and serum levels of inorganic phosphate (Pi) have been linked to development of cancer in experimental studies. This is the first population-based study investigating the relation between serum Pi and risk of cancer in humans...
  19. pmc Serum glucose and fructosamine in relation to risk of cancer
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e54944. 2013
    ..We used repeated measurements of glucose and fructosamine to get more insight into the association between the glucose metabolism and risk of cancer...
  20. doi request reprint Lipid profiles and risk of breast and ovarian cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Jennifer C Melvin
    1King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1381-4. 2012
    ..Perturbed lipid metabolism often accompanies obesity; we therefore ascertained the associations between lipid components and breast and ovarian cancer risk in a prospective cohort study...
  21. pmc Gamma-glutamyl transferase and C-reactive protein as alternative markers of metabolic abnormalities and their associated comorbidites: a prospective cohort study
    Jennifer C Melvin
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group London, UK Regional Oncologic Centre, Uppsala University Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet 3:276-85. 2012
    ..We assessed the link between GGT, CRP and common metabolic abnormalities, as well their link to related diseases, such as cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  22. doi request reprint Risk of in-hospital complications after radical cystectomy for urinary bladder carcinoma: population-based follow-up study of 7608 patients
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 112:1113-20. 2013
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  23. pmc Mortality following Hip Fracture in Men with Prostate Cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e74492. 2013
    ..Hip fractures are associated with increased mortality and are a known adverse effect of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer (PCa). It was our aim to evaluate how mortality after hip fracture is modified by PCa and ADT...
  24. pmc Calcium intake and serum concentration in relation to risk of cardiovascular death in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e61037. 2013
    ..By assessing dietary intake, use of supplements, and serum levels of calcium, we aimed to disentangle this link in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)...
  25. pmc Serum Lipids and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Malignancies in the Swedish AMORIS Study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:792034. 2012
    ..Conclusion. The persistent link between TC and rectal cancer risk as well as between TG and oesophageal and colon cancer risk in normoglycaemic individuals may imply their substantiality in gastrointestinal carcinogenesis...
  26. doi 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. pmc Serum lipid profiles and cancer risk in the context of obesity: four meta-analyses
    Jennifer C Melvin
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, School of Medicine, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK Regional Cancer Centre, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2013:823849. 2013
    ..Future intervention studies involving lifestyle modification would provide insight into the potential biological role of lipid metabolism in tumorigenesis...
  28. doi request reprint Heterocyclic aromatic amine [HCA] intake and prostate cancer risk: effect modification by genetic variants
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, London, UK
    Nutr Cancer 64:704-13. 2012
    ..02). Despite limitations due to study size, we conclude that the association between HCA intake and PCa risk could be modified by polymorphisms of GSTT1, GSTM1, and MnSOD...
  29. doi request reprint Association of serum calcium with serum sex steroid hormones in men in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Aging Male 16:151-8. 2013
    ..We studied serum calcium and sex steroid hormones in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)...