P N Lee

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Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Why are lung cancer rate trends so different in the United States and United kingdom?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Inhal Toxicol 15:909-49. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Simple methods for checking for possible errors in reported odds ratios, relative risks and confidence intervals
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5DA, U K
    Stat Med 18:1973-81. 1999
  3. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and risk of breast cancer in nonsmoking women: a review with meta-analyses
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 18:1053-70. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Do reductions in the tar and nicotine yields of cigarettes help to explain recent reductions in lung cancer rates in young men and women in the United States?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 18:365-88. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Does increased cigarette consumption nullify any reduction in lung cancer risk associated with low-tar filter cigarettes?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 16:817-33. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and cancer of sites other than the lung in adult non-smokers
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Hamilton House, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Food Chem Toxicol 40:747-66. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer and type of cigarette smoked
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 13:951-76. 2001
  8. pmc Relation between exposure to asbestos and smoking jointly and the risk of lung cancer
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:145-53. 2001
  9. doi request reprint Does use of flue-cured rather than blended cigarettes affect international variation in mortality from lung cancer and COPD?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 21:404-30. 2009
  10. pmc The relation between smokeless tobacco and cancer in Northern Europe and North America. A commentary on differences between the conclusions reached by two recent reviews
    Peter N Lee
    PN Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Surrey, UK
    BMC Cancer 9:256. 2009

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Why are lung cancer rate trends so different in the United States and United kingdom?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Inhal Toxicol 15:909-49. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint Simple methods for checking for possible errors in reported odds ratios, relative risks and confidence intervals
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5DA, U K
    Stat Med 18:1973-81. 1999
    ..Examples taken from the literature on environmental tobacco smoke exposure (ETS) illustrate that errors in published data are not infrequent and may stay undetected in meta-analyses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke exposure and risk of breast cancer in nonsmoking women: a review with meta-analyses
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 18:1053-70. 2006
    ..Because of the inherent implausibility that ETS exposure might cause breast cancer, given the similar risks of smokers and nonsmokers, one cannot confidently conclude ETS exposure increases risk in nonsmokers...
  4. ncbi request reprint Do reductions in the tar and nicotine yields of cigarettes help to explain recent reductions in lung cancer rates in young men and women in the United States?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 18:365-88. 2006
    ..Interpretation is not straightforward, but the findings suggest declines in yields have contributed to the recent declines in rates in young U.S. men and women...
  5. ncbi request reprint Does increased cigarette consumption nullify any reduction in lung cancer risk associated with low-tar filter cigarettes?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Sutton, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 16:817-33. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Environmental tobacco smoke and cancer of sites other than the lung in adult non-smokers
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Hamilton House, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Food Chem Toxicol 40:747-66. 2002
    ..Taken as a whole, the epidemiological evidence provides little support for the view that ETS causes cancer of any of the sites considered...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer and type of cigarette smoked
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 13:951-76. 2001
    ..Indeed, the meta-analysis estimates may seriously understate the risk reductions associated with lifetime smoking of low-tar filter cigarettes...
  8. pmc Relation between exposure to asbestos and smoking jointly and the risk of lung cancer
    P N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey SM2 5DA, UK
    Occup Environ Med 58:145-53. 2001
    ..to asbestos and smoking on the risk of lung cancer to answer three questions: (1) does asbestos increase risk in non-smokers; (2) are the data consistent with an additive model; and (3) are the data consistent with a multiplicative model?..
  9. doi request reprint Does use of flue-cured rather than blended cigarettes affect international variation in mortality from lung cancer and COPD?
    Peter N Lee
    P N Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Surrey, United Kingdom
    Inhal Toxicol 21:404-30. 2009
    ..Between-country differences in rates of two major diseases predominantly caused by smoking cannot materially be explained by whether the countries use flue-cured or blended cigarettes...
  10. pmc The relation between smokeless tobacco and cancer in Northern Europe and North America. A commentary on differences between the conclusions reached by two recent reviews
    Peter N Lee
    PN Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Surrey, UK
    BMC Cancer 9:256. 2009
    ..We found no association with stomach, bladder and all cancers combined, using data as extensive as that for oesophageal, pancreatic and lung cancer. We explain these differences...
  11. ncbi request reprint Circulatory disease and smokeless tobacco in Western populations: a review of the evidence
    Peter N Lee
    PN Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, 17 Cedar Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM2 5DA, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 36:789-804. 2007
    ..There is some evidence that nicotine contributes to circulatory disease (CID) from smoking. We therefore reviewed the evidence relating smokeless tobacco (ST) to CID and related risk factors...
  12. pmc Systematic review of the relation between smokeless tobacco and cancer in Europe and North America
    Peter N Lee
    PN Lee Statistics and Computing Ltd, Surrey, UK
    BMC Med 7:36. 2009
    ..We review North American and European studies and compare effects of smokeless tobacco and smoking...
  13. ncbi request reprint Possible effects on smokers of cigarette mentholation: a review of the evidence relating to key research questions
    Michael S Werley
    Philip Morris USA Research Center, 4201 Commerce Road, Richmond, VA 23234, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 47:189-203. 2007
    ..Any toxicological effects of cigarette mentholation on adult smokers are probably quite limited...
  14. ncbi request reprint The role of ammonia in the transfer of nicotine from tobacco to mainstream smoke
    Charlene H Callicutt
    Philip Morris USA Research Center, 4201 Commerce Road, Richmond, VA 23234, USA
    Regul Toxicol Pharmacol 46:1-17. 2006
    ..quot; "Tobacco pH" and "smoke pH" had no scientific or practical value for the cigarettes in this study...
  15. pmc Meta-analysis of the relation between European and American smokeless tobacco and oral cancer
    Rolf Weitkunat
    PMI Research and Development, Philip Morris Products S, A, Neuchatel, Switzerland
    BMC Public Health 7:334. 2007
    ..We report a detailed quantitative review of the evidence in American and European smokeless tobacco users, and compare our findings with previous reviews and meta-analyses...
  16. ncbi request reprint New edition of International Smoking Statistics
    Barbara Forey
    Int J Epidemiol 36:471-2. 2007