Nora Pashayan

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Affiliation: University of Cambridge
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Cost-effectiveness of primary offer of IVF vs. primary offer of IUI followed by IVF (for IUI failures) in couples with unexplained or mild male factor subfertility
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:80. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint PSA-detected prostate cancer and the potential for dedifferentiation--estimating the proportion capable of progression
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 128:1462-70. 2011
  3. pmc Mortality attributable to excess adiposity in England and Wales in 2003 and 2015: explorations with a spreadsheet implementation of the Comparative Risk Assessment methodology
    Christopher Kelly
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Popul Health Metr 7:11. 2009
  4. pmc Validation of a modelling approach for estimating the likely effectiveness of cancer screening using cancer data on prevalence screening and incidence
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:139-44. 2011
  5. pmc Stage shift in PSA-detected prostate cancers - effect modification by Gleason score
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, UK
    J Med Screen 16:98-101. 2009
  6. pmc Mean sojourn time, overdiagnosis, and reduction in advanced stage prostate cancer due to screening with PSA: implications of sojourn time on screening
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:1198-204. 2009
  7. pmc Survival trends for small intestinal cancer in England and Wales, 1971-1990: national population-based study
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:1296-300. 2006
  8. pmc Excess cases of prostate cancer and estimated overdiagnosis associated with PSA testing in East Anglia
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:401-5. 2006
  9. pmc Incidence trends of prostate cancer in East Anglia, before and during the era of PSA diagnostic testing
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:398-400. 2006
  10. pmc Polygenic susceptibility to prostate and breast cancer: implications for personalised screening
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1656-63. 2011

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Publications19

  1. pmc Cost-effectiveness of primary offer of IVF vs. primary offer of IUI followed by IVF (for IUI failures) in couples with unexplained or mild male factor subfertility
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:80. 2006
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  2. ncbi request reprint PSA-detected prostate cancer and the potential for dedifferentiation--estimating the proportion capable of progression
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 128:1462-70. 2011
    ..The former may potentially benefit from screening. Identifying cancers with the potential for progression is important to target screening...
  3. pmc Mortality attributable to excess adiposity in England and Wales in 2003 and 2015: explorations with a spreadsheet implementation of the Comparative Risk Assessment methodology
    Christopher Kelly
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0SR, UK
    Popul Health Metr 7:11. 2009
    ..Our aim was to estimate the burden of fatal disease attributable to excess adiposity in England and Wales in 2003 and 2015 and to explore the sensitivity of the estimates to the assumptions and methods used...
  4. pmc Validation of a modelling approach for estimating the likely effectiveness of cancer screening using cancer data on prevalence screening and incidence
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:139-44. 2011
    ..This study aims to validate a biostatistical approach to predict the likely effectiveness of screening in reducing advanced disease in the absence of data on incident screen and interval cancers...
  5. pmc Stage shift in PSA-detected prostate cancers - effect modification by Gleason score
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, UK
    J Med Screen 16:98-101. 2009
    ..This paper aims to investigate whether the stage shift (where more cancers are detected at an earlier stage) in prostate-specific antigen (PSA)-detected cancers differs by Gleason score...
  6. pmc Mean sojourn time, overdiagnosis, and reduction in advanced stage prostate cancer due to screening with PSA: implications of sojourn time on screening
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:1198-204. 2009
    ..If the overdiagnosed cases were excluded, the estimated reductions were 9 and 54%, respectively. Thus, the benefit of screening in reducing advanced stage disease is limited by overdiagnosis, which is greater in older men...
  7. pmc Survival trends for small intestinal cancer in England and Wales, 1971-1990: national population-based study
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:1296-300. 2006
    ..Further population-based investigations linking survival data to individual data on diagnostic methods and types of treatment are needed...
  8. pmc Excess cases of prostate cancer and estimated overdiagnosis associated with PSA testing in East Anglia
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:401-5. 2006
    ..3% excess incidence cases observed in East Anglia from 1996 to 2000). Further quantification of the overdiagnosis will result from continued surveillance and from linkage of incidence to testing in other hospitals...
  9. pmc Incidence trends of prostate cancer in East Anglia, before and during the era of PSA diagnostic testing
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 95:398-400. 2006
    ..Based on pre-1991 trends, 9203 new cases were expected in 1991-2000, but 9788 cases were observed, an excess of 6%...
  10. pmc Polygenic susceptibility to prostate and breast cancer: implications for personalised screening
    N Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University of Cambridge, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    Br J Cancer 104:1656-63. 2011
    ..We modelled the efficiency of a personalised approach to screening for prostate and breast cancer based on age and polygenic risk-profile compared with the standard approach based on age alone...
  11. doi request reprint Incorporating genomics into breast and prostate cancer screening: assessing the implications
    Susmita Chowdhury
    Department of Public Health Genomics, PHG Foundation, Cambridge, UK
    Genet Med 15:423-32. 2013
    ..We conclude that health professionals and stakeholders need to consider the implications of incorporating genetic information in intervention strategies for health-care planning in the future...
  12. doi request reprint Public health implications from COGS and potential for risk stratification and screening
    Hilary Burton
    PHG Foundation Foundation for Genomics and Population Health, Cambridge, UK
    Nat Genet 45:349-51. 2013
    ..Implementing such strategies would require attention to the use and storage of genetic information, the development of risk assessment tools, new protocols for consent and programs of professional education and public engagement...
  13. ncbi request reprint What ethical and legal principles should guide the genotyping of children as part of a personalised screening programme for common cancer?
    Alison Elizabeth Hall
    PHG Foundation Foundation for Genomics and Population Health, Cambridge, UK
    J Med Ethics 40:163-7. 2014
    ..Such a framework would be strengthened by complementary empirical research. ..
  14. pmc Cost effectiveness of the NHS breast screening programme: life table model
    Paul D P Pharoah
    Departments of Oncology and Public Health and Primary Care, University of Cambridge, Cambridge CB1 8RN, UK
    BMJ 346:f2618. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Cervical cancer in Indigenous women: The case of Australia
    Geordan D Shannon
    The University of Cambridge, Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 2SR, UK
    Maturitas 70:234-45. 2011
    ..Similar patterns exist in Indigenous populations worldwide, such as New Zealander Maoris and Canadian Aboriginals, suggesting that high rates of cervical cancer incidence and mortality may be a symptom of social and economic inequity...
  16. pmc Informal knowledge transfer in the period before formal health education programmes: case studies of mass media coverage of HIV and SIDS in England and Wales
    Nick Hilliard
    University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 2SP, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:293. 2007
    ..The role of newspapers in transferring knowledge relevant to reducing the risk of AIDS and SIDS is assessed...
  17. pmc Development and validation of risk score for predicting positive repeat prostate biopsy in patients with a previous negative biopsy in a UK population
    Mark A Rochester
    Department of Urology, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
    BMC Urol 9:7. 2009
    ..The objective of this study was to develop a predictive nomogram to identify men more likely to have a cancer diagnosed on repeat prostate biopsy...
  18. doi request reprint Measuring health: a practical challenge with a philosophical solution?
    Amir Shroufi
    Cambridge Institute of Public Health, Cambridge, UK
    Maturitas 68:210-6. 2011
    ..Promoting and improving health demands adequate measures of health and the application of the Rawlsian veil of ignorance approach could be an effective alternative...
  19. ncbi request reprint Selection into specialty training in public health: performance of the Medical Training Application Service shortlisting
    Nora Pashayan
    Department of Public Health and Primary Care, Institute of Public Health, University Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge CB2 0SR, UK
    J Public Health (Oxf) 29:331-7. 2007
    ..To assess the performance of shortlisting against appointability to public health specialty training under the Medical Training Application Service (MTAS) selection methodology using multiple modality in person assessment...