G Gridley

Summary

Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Is there a healthy worker effect for cancer incidence among women in Sweden?
    G Gridley
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7244, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:193-9. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary and nutritional factors and pancreatic cancer: a case-control study based on direct interviews
    D T Silverman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1710-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risks for prostate cancer among blacks and whites in the United States
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:25-34. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to diesel engine emissions and risk of cancer in Swedish men and women
    P Boffetta
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:365-74. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Employment as butcher and cancer risk in a record-linkage study from Sweden
    P Boffetta
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 11:627-33. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity, hypertension, and the risk of kidney cancer in men
    W H Chow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:1305-11. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer in a prospective study among U.S. white men
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 77:549-53. 1998
  8. pmc Gallstones, cholecystectomy and risk of cancers of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas
    W H Chow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7182, USA
    Br J Cancer 79:640-4. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal and perinatal risk factors for childhood brain tumors (Sweden)
    M S Linet
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7368, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 7:437-48. 1996
  10. pmc Benign prostatic hyperplasia and subsequent risk of bladder cancer
    D Kang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    Br J Cancer 96:1475-9. 2007

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Is there a healthy worker effect for cancer incidence among women in Sweden?
    G Gridley
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892 7244, USA
    Am J Ind Med 36:193-9. 1999
    ..HWE is a bias found in occupational studies that compare rates of disease among employed people to disease rates for the general population, which includes unemployed people (who may be less healthy than those who are employed)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Dietary and nutritional factors and pancreatic cancer: a case-control study based on direct interviews
    D T Silverman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1710-9. 1998
    ..We evaluated whether dietary factors could explain the higher incidence of pancreatic cancer experienced by black Americans compared with white Americans...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risks for prostate cancer among blacks and whites in the United States
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:25-34. 1999
    ..A reduction of fat from animal sources in the diet could lead to decreased incidence and mortality rates for prostate cancer, particularly among American blacks...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to diesel engine emissions and risk of cancer in Swedish men and women
    P Boffetta
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:365-74. 2001
    ..To investigate the risk of cancer among workers exposed to diesel emissions in a large record-linkage study from Sweden...
  5. ncbi request reprint Employment as butcher and cancer risk in a record-linkage study from Sweden
    P Boffetta
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 11:627-33. 2000
    ..To investigate the risk of cancer among butchers and other meat workers in a large record-linkage study from Sweden...
  6. ncbi request reprint Obesity, hypertension, and the risk of kidney cancer in men
    W H Chow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7240, USA
    N Engl J Med 343:1305-11. 2000
    ..Obesity and hypertension have been implicated as risk factors for the development of renal-cell cancer...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer in a prospective study among U.S. white men
    A W Hsing
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 77:549-53. 1998
    ..Our findings support previous reports that a high intake of red meat and a sedentary life-style may increase the risk of colon cancer...
  8. pmc Gallstones, cholecystectomy and risk of cancers of the liver, biliary tract and pancreas
    W H Chow
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7182, USA
    Br J Cancer 79:640-4. 1999
    ..Further research is needed to clarify the carcinogenic risks associated with gallstones and cholecystectomy and to define the mechanisms involved...
  9. ncbi request reprint Maternal and perinatal risk factors for childhood brain tumors (Sweden)
    M S Linet
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7368, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 7:437-48. 1996
    ..These findings suggest several new leads, but only weak evidence of brain tumor subtype-specific differences...
  10. pmc Benign prostatic hyperplasia and subsequent risk of bladder cancer
    D Kang
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7234, USA
    Br J Cancer 96:1475-9. 2007
    ..74, respectively. These findings suggest that BPH overall is not associated with bladder cancer risk. However, among men treated with TURP, particularly those with other comorbid GU tract conditions, risk of bladder cancer was elevated...
  11. ncbi request reprint Family cancer history and susceptibility to oral carcinoma in Puerto Rico
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7244, USA
    Cancer 92:2102-8. 2001
    ..A heritable component to oral carcinoma risk also has been suggested, although only limited data are available on familial aggregation of this disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Risk of Hodgkin's disease subsequent to tonsillectomy: a population-based cohort study in Sweden
    K L Liaw
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Cancer 72:711-3. 1997
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  13. pmc Antibiotic use and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma: a population-based case-control study
    L A Anderson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 98:161-4. 2008
    ..7, 95% confidence interval=0.5-1.2), nor antibiotic use by site, was associated with total NHL, or NHL subtypes. There were no trends with frequency or age at first use (P trend=0.23 and 0.26, respectively)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Immune-related conditions and subsequent risk of brain cancer in a cohort of 4.5 million male US veterans
    E K Cahoon
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20850, USA
    Br J Cancer 110:1825-33. 2014
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  15. ncbi request reprint Acromegaly and cancer risk: a cohort study in Sweden and Denmark
    D Baris
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7240, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:395-400. 2002
    ..To further investigate this relationship we evaluated cancer risk in population-based cohorts of acromegaly patients in Sweden and Denmark...
  16. ncbi request reprint Diet and nutrition as risk factors for multiple myeloma among blacks and whites in the United States
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-7244, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:117-25. 2001
    ..In addition, the increasing prevalence of obesity may have contributed to the upward trend in the incidence of multiple myeloma during recent decades...
  17. pmc Risk of liver cancer among US male veterans with cirrhosis, 1969-1996
    E C Persson
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20852 7234 USA
    Br J Cancer 107:195-200. 2012
    ..Regardless of aetiology, cirrhosis is a strong risk factor for liver cancer. As mortality from cirrhosis has been declining in recent decades, it is possible that the risk of liver cancer among persons with cirrhosis has been affected...
  18. ncbi request reprint Inguinal hernia in patients with Ewing sarcoma: a clue to etiology
    J U Cope
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7362, USA
    Med Pediatr Oncol 34:195-9. 2000
    ..Most of these hernias were inguinal. Because these anomalies were also reported previously in two case series, we looked for inguinal hernias in a different population of ES patients...
  19. pmc Occupational physical activity and risk for prostate cancer in a nationwide cohort study in Sweden
    A Norman
    Department of Medical Epidemiology, Karolinska Institutet, P O B 281, SE 171 77 Stockholm, Sweden
    Br J Cancer 86:70-5. 2002
    ..Further studies are needed to better understand the potential role of physical activity for prostate cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy in adulthood and the risk of inflammatory bowel diseases
    M Frisch
    Dept of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institute, Copenhagen
    Scand J Gastroenterol 37:1175-7. 2002
    ..There is controversy as to whether appendectomy protects against the development of ulcerative colitis, but the possible impact of appendectomies performed in adulthood has not been systematically investigated...
  21. ncbi request reprint A population-based binational register for monitoring long-term outcome and possible disease concordance among blood donors and recipients
    G Edgren
    Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
    Vox Sang 91:316-23. 2006
    ..Efficient monitoring of possible disease transmission between blood donors and recipients should be an important component of a comprehensive haemovigilance system...
  22. ncbi request reprint Appendectomy and subsequent risk of inflammatory bowel diseases
    M Frisch
    Department of Epidemiology Research, Danish Epidemiology Science Center, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Surgery 130:36-43. 2001
    ..The excess of Crohn's disease shortly after appendectomy most likely reflects differential diagnostic problems in patients newly presenting with abdominal pain...