Michael Huncharek

Summary

Affiliation: Marshfield Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-asbestos related diffuse malignant mesothelioma
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, WI 54481, USA
    Tumori 88:1-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the timing of chest irradiation in the combined modality treatment of limited-stage small cell lung cancer
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, 2740 Sunset Boulevard, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481, USA
    Oncologist 9:665-72. 2004
  3. pmc Personal use of hair dyes and the risk of bladder cancer: results of a meta-analysis
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:31-8. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of intravesical therapy on progression of superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: a metaanalytic comparison of chemotherapy versus bacilli Calmette-Guerin immunotherapy
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:522-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Presentation of malignant pleural mesothelioma with symptomatic brain metastasis: report of a case
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI 54481, USA
    Tumori 90:424-7. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary cured meat and the risk of adult glioma: a meta-analysis of nine observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 22:129-37. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of intravesical chemotherapy versus BCG immunotherapy on recurrence of superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: metaanalytic reevaluation
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:402-7. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of maternal cured meat consumption during pregnancy and the risk of childhood brain tumors
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 23:78-84. 2004
  9. doi request reprint Perineal talc use and ovarian cancer risk: a case study of scientific standards in environmental epidemiology
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, Columbia, South Carolina 29209, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:501-7. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of cosmetic talc on contraceptive diaphragms and risk of ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis of nine observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 16:422-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Non-asbestos related diffuse malignant mesothelioma
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, WI 54481, USA
    Tumori 88:1-9. 2002
    ..This paper will review existing data related to non-asbestos related mesothelioma and suggest avenues for further research...
  2. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the timing of chest irradiation in the combined modality treatment of limited-stage small cell lung cancer
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, 2740 Sunset Boulevard, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481, USA
    Oncologist 9:665-72. 2004
    ..The available randomized trial data support early concurrent chest radiotherapy and systemic chemotherapy in the form of E and P in the management of limited-stage small cell lung cancer...
  3. pmc Personal use of hair dyes and the risk of bladder cancer: results of a meta-analysis
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Public Health Rep 120:31-8. 2005
    ..This study examined the methodology of observational studies that explored an association between personal use of hair dye products and the risk of bladder cancer...
  4. ncbi request reprint The influence of intravesical therapy on progression of superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: a metaanalytic comparison of chemotherapy versus bacilli Calmette-Guerin immunotherapy
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 27:522-8. 2004
    ..A metaanalysis was performed to statistically compare the efficacy of these treatments in preventing tumor progression in this disease setting...
  5. ncbi request reprint Presentation of malignant pleural mesothelioma with symptomatic brain metastasis: report of a case
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI 54481, USA
    Tumori 90:424-7. 2004
    ..This represents only the second case of a patient with pleural mesothelioma presenting with symptomatic central nervous system metastases...
  6. ncbi request reprint Dietary cured meat and the risk of adult glioma: a meta-analysis of nine observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, Wisconsin, USA
    J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 22:129-37. 2003
    ..A meta-analysis was performed examining the possible association of dietary N-nitroso intake from cured meats and the risk of gliomas in adults...
  7. ncbi request reprint Impact of intravesical chemotherapy versus BCG immunotherapy on recurrence of superficial transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder: metaanalytic reevaluation
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 26:402-7. 2003
    ..The currently perceived superiority of BCG therapy may therefore be an artifact of this phenomenon, since most randomized trials include chemotherapy failures in their chemotherapy treatment arms...
  8. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of maternal cured meat consumption during pregnancy and the risk of childhood brain tumors
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 23:78-84. 2004
    ..A meta-analysis was performed examining the possible association of maternal intake of cured meat (an important source of dietary NOCs) during pregnancy and the risk of pediatric brain tumors...
  9. doi request reprint Perineal talc use and ovarian cancer risk: a case study of scientific standards in environmental epidemiology
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, Columbia, South Carolina 29209, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:501-7. 2011
    ..When applied to the context of a proposed talc/ovarian cancer association, we conclude that the weak statistical associations observed in a number of epidemiological studies do not support a causal association...
  10. ncbi request reprint Use of cosmetic talc on contraceptive diaphragms and risk of ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis of nine observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, Stevens Point, Wisconsin 54481, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 16:422-9. 2007
    ..All resultant summary relative risks were not statistically significant. The available epidemiological data do not support a causal association between the use of cosmetic talc-dusted diaphragms and ovarian cancer development...
  11. ncbi request reprint Maternal intake of N-nitroso compounds from cured meat and the risk of pediatric brain tumors: a review
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, John Cochrane VA Medical Center, St Louis, MO, USA
    J Environ Pathol Toxicol Oncol 29:245-53. 2010
    ..This paper reviews the current epidemiological evidence dealing with the maternal cured meat intake/childhood brain tumor association and suggests further avenues for research...
  12. pmc Use of topical sunscreens and the risk of malignant melanoma: a meta-analysis of 9067 patients from 11 case-control studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1173-7. 2002
    ..This study examined the methodology of epidemiological studies that suggest use of topical sunscreen preparations is associated with increased risk of malignant melanoma...
  13. pmc Smoking as a risk factor for prostate cancer: a meta-analysis of 24 prospective cohort studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Meta Analysis Research Group, Columbia, SC 29209, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:693-701. 2010
    ..We evaluated the relationship between smoking and adenocarcinoma of the prostate...
  14. ncbi request reprint Perineal application of cosmetic talc and risk of invasive epithelial ovarian cancer: a meta-analysis of 11,933 subjects from sixteen observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Marshfield, WI, USA
    Anticancer Res 23:1955-60. 2003
    ..Prior epidemiological studies suggest an association between perineal cosmetic talc use and increased risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. A meta-analysis was performed to evaluate this suspected association...
  15. ncbi request reprint Combined chemoradiation versus radiation therapy alone in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: results of a meta-analysis of 1,528 patients from six randomized trials
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Radiation Oncology, Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic Cancer Center, Wisconsin, USA
    Am J Clin Oncol 25:219-23. 2002
    ..Future trials are needed to confirm these results and determine the most effective regimen for integrating chemotherapy with radiation therapy in this setting...
  16. ncbi request reprint Maternal smoking during pregnancy and the risk of childhood brain tumors: a meta-analysis of 6566 subjects from twelve epidemiological studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Department of Clinical Oncology, Marshfield Clinic, WI, USA
    J Neurooncol 57:51-7. 2002
    ..A meta-analysis was performed statistically pooling all available observational studies on this topic in order to evaluate this suspected association...
  17. doi request reprint Dairy products, dietary calcium and vitamin D intake as risk factors for prostate cancer: a meta-analysis of 26,769 cases from 45 observational studies
    Michael Huncharek
    Division of Preventive Medicine, University of South Carolina School of Medicine, Columbia, South Carolina 29209, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:421-41. 2008
    ..16; 95% CI = 0.98-1.38). The data from observational studies do not support an association between dairy product use and an increased risk of prostate cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint In regards to Baujat et al.: Chemotherapy in locally advanced nasopharyngeal carcinoma: An individual patient data meta-analysis of eight randomized trials and 1753 patients (Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 2006;64:47-56)
    Michael Huncharek
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 65:958; author reply 958-9. 2006