M E Kroll

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of changes in diagnosis and registration on time trends in recorded childhood cancer incidence in Great Britain
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 107:1159-62. 2012
  2. pmc Alcohol drinking, tobacco smoking and subtypes of haematological malignancy in the UK Million Women Study
    M E Kroll
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 107:879-87. 2012
  3. pmc Evidence for under-diagnosis of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in poorer communities within Great Britain
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:1556-9. 2012
  4. pmc Childhood leukaemia and socioeconomic status in England and Wales 1976-2005: evidence of higher incidence in relatively affluent communities persists over time
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Richards Building, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 105:1783-7. 2011
  5. pmc Childhood cancer registration in Britain: capture-recapture estimates of completeness of ascertainment
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Richards Building, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1227-33. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma: treatment and survival in Great Britain 1963 to 2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:38-9. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Haematologists' approaches to the management of adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia
    S Benjamin
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Haematol 111:1045-50. 2000
  8. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1963-2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:33-7. 2009
  9. pmc Patterns of care and survival for adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia--a population-based study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 79:658-65. 1999
  10. pmc Childhood cancer and magnetic fields from high-voltage power lines in England and Wales: a case-control study
    M E Kroll
    University of Oxford, Childhood Cancer Research Group, Richards Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 103:1122-7. 2010

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Effects of changes in diagnosis and registration on time trends in recorded childhood cancer incidence in Great Britain
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 107:1159-62. 2012
    ..Increases in recorded childhood cancer incidence are widely reported, but do not necessarily represent real increases in risk. Time trends might conceal underlying steps caused by changes in diagnosis and registration procedures...
  2. pmc Alcohol drinking, tobacco smoking and subtypes of haematological malignancy in the UK Million Women Study
    M E Kroll
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 107:879-87. 2012
    ..The prospective Million Women Study provides sufficient power for reliable estimates of subtype-specific associations in women...
  3. pmc Evidence for under-diagnosis of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in poorer communities within Great Britain
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 106:1556-9. 2012
    ..A 'preemptive infection hypothesis' proposes that some children with leukaemia die from infection without diagnosis of leukaemia. Various different blood abnormalities can occur in untreated leukaemia...
  4. pmc Childhood leukaemia and socioeconomic status in England and Wales 1976-2005: evidence of higher incidence in relatively affluent communities persists over time
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Richards Building, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 105:1783-7. 2011
    ..Record-based studies have generally reported association of higher childhood leukaemia incidence with higher socioeconomic status (SES), but recent findings are less consistent...
  5. pmc Childhood cancer registration in Britain: capture-recapture estimates of completeness of ascertainment
    M E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Richards Building, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1227-33. 2011
    ..Completeness of ascertainment is a very important aspect of cancer registration. There is no recent published estimate for childhood cancer in Britain...
  6. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma: treatment and survival in Great Britain 1963 to 2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:38-9. 2009
    ..This paper describes the treatment and survival of 1576 children with retinoblastoma in Great Britain diagnosed 1963-2002...
  7. ncbi request reprint Haematologists' approaches to the management of adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia
    S Benjamin
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Haematol 111:1045-50. 2000
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  8. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1963-2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:33-7. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Patterns of care and survival for adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia--a population-based study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 79:658-65. 1999
    ..We conclude that survival has improved for adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia but that there is at present no evidence that centralized treatment results in a survival benefit for patients in this age group...
  10. pmc Childhood cancer and magnetic fields from high-voltage power lines in England and Wales: a case-control study
    M E Kroll
    University of Oxford, Childhood Cancer Research Group, Richards Building, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Br J Cancer 103:1122-7. 2010
    ..Epidemiological evidence suggests that chronic low-intensity extremely-low-frequency magnetic-field exposure is associated with increased risk of childhood leukaemia; it is not certain the association is causal...
  11. pmc Body size in relation to incidence of subtypes of haematological malignancy in the prospective Million Women Study
    F Murphy
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 108:2390-8. 2013
    ..Greater adiposity and height have been associated with increased risk of haematological malignancies. Associations for disease subtypes are uncertain...
  12. doi request reprint Population survival from childhood cancer in Britain during 1978-2005 by eras of entry to clinical trials
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, New Richards Building, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Ann Oncol 23:2464-9. 2012
    ..Inclusion in clinical trials is generally viewed as best practice for most newly diagnosed childhood cancers, but the impact on population-based survival has rarely been examined...
  13. pmc Population mixing, socioeconomic status and incidence of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in England and Wales: analysis by census ward
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6HJUK, UK
    Br J Cancer 98:1006-11. 2008
    ..The association with diversity of incomers, especially in rural areas, is also consistent with the higher incidence of leukaemia predicted by Kinlen, where population mixing results in below average herd immunity to an infectious agent...
  14. doi request reprint Childhood leukaemia near British nuclear installations: methodological issues and recent results
    J F Bithell
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Radiat Prot Dosimetry 132:191-7. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Non-ocular tumours following retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1951 to 2004
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1159-62. 2009
    ..Retinoblastoma occurs in both a heritable and a non-heritable form. In the heritable form, there is a predisposition to the development of non-ocular tumours...
  16. pmc Patterns of care and survival for patients aged under 40 years with bone sarcoma in Britain, 1980-1994
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:22-9. 2006
    ..For both OS and ES diagnosed since 1985, patients whose main treatment centre was a nonspecialist hospital had a lower survival rate...