Bette Liu

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Reproductive history, hormonal factors and the incidence of hip and knee replacement for osteoarthritis in middle-aged women
    B Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1165-70. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Separate and joint effects of alcohol and smoking on the risks of cirrhosis and gallbladder disease in middle-aged women
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 169:153-60. 2009
  3. pmc Body mass index and risk of liver cirrhosis in middle aged UK women: prospective study
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 340:c912. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Childbearing, breastfeeding, other reproductive factors and the subsequent risk of hospitalization for gallbladder disease
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:312-8. 2009
  5. pmc Gallbladder disease and use of transdermal versus oral hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women: prospective cohort study
    Bette Liu
    Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 337:a386. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Relationship between body mass index and length of hospital stay for gallbladder disease
    Bette Liu
    CRUK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:161-6. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported information on joint replacement and cholecystectomy agrees well with that in medical records
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1190-4. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship of height, weight and body mass index to the risk of hip and knee replacements in middle-aged women
    B Liu
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:861-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol intake and cancer incidence in women
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:296-305. 2009
  10. pmc Fluid intake and incidence of renal cell carcinoma in UK women
    N E Allen
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1487-92. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint Reproductive history, hormonal factors and the incidence of hip and knee replacement for osteoarthritis in middle-aged women
    B Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Ann Rheum Dis 68:1165-70. 2009
    ..To examine the effect of reproductive history and use of hormonal therapies on the risk of hip and knee joint replacement for osteoarthritis...
  2. doi request reprint Separate and joint effects of alcohol and smoking on the risks of cirrhosis and gallbladder disease in middle-aged women
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Epidemiol 169:153-60. 2009
    ..For cirrhosis, alcohol and smoking separately increase risk, and their joint effects are particularly hazardous. For gallbladder disease, alcohol reduces risk and smoking results in a small risk increase...
  3. pmc Body mass index and risk of liver cirrhosis in middle aged UK women: prospective study
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 340:c912. 2010
    ..To determine the relation between body mass index (BMI) and liver cirrhosis and the contribution that BMI and alcohol consumption make to the incidence of liver cirrhosis in middle aged women in the UK...
  4. doi request reprint Childbearing, breastfeeding, other reproductive factors and the subsequent risk of hospitalization for gallbladder disease
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 38:312-8. 2009
    ..While parous women are known to be at an increased risk of gallbladder disease, little is known about the effects of other reproductive factors such as breastfeeding, age at menarche and age at menopause...
  5. pmc Gallbladder disease and use of transdermal versus oral hormone replacement therapy in postmenopausal women: prospective cohort study
    Bette Liu
    Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 337:a386. 2008
    ..To determine whether transdermal compared with oral use of hormone replacement therapy reduces the risk of gallbladder disease in postmenopausal women...
  6. doi request reprint Relationship between body mass index and length of hospital stay for gallbladder disease
    Bette Liu
    CRUK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 30:161-6. 2008
    ..Obesity increases the risk of hospital admission for gallbladder disease but its impact on the length of hospital stay is largely unknown...
  7. ncbi request reprint Self-reported information on joint replacement and cholecystectomy agrees well with that in medical records
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford, UK
    J Clin Epidemiol 60:1190-4. 2007
    ..To examine the validity of self-reported primary hip replacement, primary knee replacement, and cholecystectomy...
  8. ncbi request reprint Relationship of height, weight and body mass index to the risk of hip and knee replacements in middle-aged women
    B Liu
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 46:861-7. 2007
    ..To examine the effect of height, weight and body mass index (BMI) on the risk of hip and knee replacement in middle-aged women...
  9. ncbi request reprint Moderate alcohol intake and cancer incidence in women
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:296-305. 2009
    ..With the exception of breast cancer, little is known about the effect of moderate intakes of alcohol, or of particular types of alcohol, on cancer risk in women...
  10. pmc Fluid intake and incidence of renal cell carcinoma in UK women
    N E Allen
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1487-92. 2011
    ..We assessed the association between intakes of total fluids and of specific beverages on the risk of renal cell carcinoma in a large prospective cohort of UK women...
  11. doi request reprint Diabetes and modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the prospective Million Women Study
    Elizabeth A Spencer
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:793-9. 2008
    ..Of the modifiable factors examined in middle aged women with diabetes, smoking causes the greatest increase in cardiovascular disease, especially in those with insulin treated diabetes...
  12. doi request reprint Factors associated with incident and fatal pancreatic cancer in a cohort of middle-aged women
    Richard J Stevens
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 124:2400-5. 2009
    ..22-2.03, with vs. without such a history). These factors were also associated with increased mortality from pancreatic cancer. Height, alcohol consumption and physical activity showed little or no association with pancreatic cancer risk...
  13. pmc Lifestyle factors and primary glioma and meningioma tumours in the Million Women Study cohort
    V S Benson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 99:185-90. 2008
    ..In conclusion, for women in the United Kingdom, the incidence of glioma or meningioma tumours increases with increasing height and increasing BMI...
  14. doi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and incidence of central nervous system tumours in the Million Women Study
    Victoria S Benson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 127:1692-8. 2010
    ..97, 95% CI: 0.82-1.16) (heterogeneity p < 0.001). Among current users of oestrogen-only and oestrogen-progestagen HRT, there was no significant heterogeneity by duration of use, hormonal constituent or mode of administration of HRT...
  15. pmc Duration and magnitude of the postoperative risk of venous thromboembolism in middle aged women: prospective cohort study
    Sian Sweetland
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 339:b4583. 2009
    ..To examine the duration and magnitude of increased risk of venous thromboembolism after different types of surgery...
  16. pmc Height and cancer incidence in the Million Women Study: prospective cohort, and meta-analysis of prospective studies of height and total cancer risk
    Jane Green
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK
    Lancet Oncol 12:785-94. 2011
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  17. pmc Reproductive factors and specific histological types of breast cancer: prospective study and meta-analysis
    G K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:538-44. 2009
    ..The effect of menopause did not vary significantly by tumour histology. Meta-analysis of published results on the effects of age at menarche and age at first birth on ductal and lobular cancers were in keeping with our findings...
  18. pmc Lifetime body size and reproductive factors: comparisons of data recorded prospectively with self reports in middle age
    Benjamin J Cairns
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:7. 2011
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  19. doi request reprint Development and evaluation of the Oxford WebQ, a low-cost, web-based method for assessment of previous 24 h dietary intakes in large-scale prospective studies
    Bette Liu
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Public Health Nutr 14:1998-2005. 2011
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  20. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with low immunity to rubella infection on antenatal screening
    Deshanie Sathanandan
    Public Health Unit, Sydney South West Area Health Service, Eastern Zone, Sydney, Australia
    Aust N Z J Obstet Gynaecol 45:435-8. 2005
    ..This study examined the level of rubella immunity in pregnant women in a part of Sydney and risk factors for non-immunity...