Joanna Watson

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prescribing of hormone therapy for menopause, tibolone, and bisphosphonates in women in the UK between 1991 and 2005
    Joanna Watson
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:843-9. 2007
  2. pmc Gene-environment interactions in 7610 women with breast cancer: prospective evidence from the Million Women Study
    Ruth C Travis
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 375:2143-51. 2010
  3. pmc Breast cancer risk in relation to the interval between menopause and starting hormone therapy
    Valerie Beral
    University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:296-305. 2011
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and physical activity in relation to the incidence of hip fracture in postmenopausal women
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 26:1330-8. 2011
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. doi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of gastrointestinal cancer: nested case-control study within a prospective cohort, and meta-analysis
    Jane Green
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2387-96. 2012
  10. pmc Reported frequency of physical activity in a large epidemiological study: relationship to specific activities and repeatability over time
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:97. 2011

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Prescribing of hormone therapy for menopause, tibolone, and bisphosphonates in women in the UK between 1991 and 2005
    Joanna Watson
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 63:843-9. 2007
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  2. pmc Gene-environment interactions in 7610 women with breast cancer: prospective evidence from the Million Women Study
    Ruth C Travis
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 375:2143-51. 2010
    ..To test for evidence of gene-environment interactions, we compared genotypic relative risks for breast cancer across the other risk factors in a large UK prospective study...
  3. pmc Breast cancer risk in relation to the interval between menopause and starting hormone therapy
    Valerie Beral
    University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 103:296-305. 2011
    ..We investigated whether the timing of these therapies affected breast cancer incidence...
  4. 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...
  5. 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
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Body mass index and physical activity in relation to the incidence of hip fracture in postmenopausal women
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 26:1330-8. 2011
    ..68 (95% CI 0.62-0.75), with similar results for strenuous exercise. In this large cohort of postmenopausal women, BMI and physical activity had independent effects on hip fracture risk...
  7. 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...
  8. 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...
  9. doi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of gastrointestinal cancer: nested case-control study within a prospective cohort, and meta-analysis
    Jane Green
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2387-96. 2012
    ..9/1,000 in HT users and 3.6/1,000 in never users. The absolute reduction in risk of these cancers in HT users is small compared to the HT-associated increased risk of breast cancer...
  10. pmc Reported frequency of physical activity in a large epidemiological study: relationship to specific activities and repeatability over time
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:97. 2011
    ..We examine the relationships between various physical activities self-reported at different times in a large cohort study of middle-aged UK women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Incidence of breast cancer and its subtypes in relation to individual and multiple low-penetrance genetic susceptibility loci
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    JAMA 304:426-34. 2010
    ..There is limited evidence on how the risk of breast cancer and its subtypes depend on low-penetrance susceptibility loci, individually or in combination...
  12. 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...
  13. pmc Oral bisphosphonates and risk of cancer of oesophagus, stomach, and colorectum: case-control analysis within a UK primary care cohort
    Jane Green
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 341:c4444. 2010
    ..To examine the hypothesis that risk of oesophageal, but not of gastric or colorectal, cancer is increased in users of oral bisphosphonates...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. doi request reprint Use of research questionnaires in the NHS Bowel Cancer Screening Programme in England: impact on screening uptake
    Joanna Watson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF
    J Med Screen 20:192-7. 2013
    ..Data from this national clinical programme can also be used for research. Awareness of the impact of such studies on screening participation is important...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. ncbi request reprint The effect of mammographic screening and hormone replacement therapy use on breast cancer incidence in England and Wales
    Michael Waller
    Cancer Screening Evaluation Unit, Institute of Cancer Research, Sutton, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2257-61. 2007
    ..An extended age-period-cohort model was used to estimate the effect of mammographic screening and hormone replacement therapy on breast cancer incidence in England and Wales between 1971 and 2001...