G Giles

Summary

Affiliation: Anti-Cancer Council of Victoria
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Diet, nutrition and prostate cancer
    G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Carlton South, Australia
    Int J Cancer . 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the organised mammographic screening programme in Australia
    G G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton South, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Oncol 14:1209-11. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint In situ and small invasive breast cancer register in Victoria, 1988 to 1992: tumour characteristics and patient management
    G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Carlton, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 71:266-70. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking and prostate cancer: findings from an Australian case-control study
    G G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Oncol 12:761-5. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint The Anti Cancer Council of Victoria FFQ: relative validity of nutrient intakes compared with weighed food records in young to middle-aged women in a study of iron supplementation
    A Hodge
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:576-83. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer after use of fertility drugs with in-vitro fertilisation
    A Venn
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Lancet 354:1586-90. 1999
  7. pmc Cervical cytology reported as negative and risk of adenocarcinoma of the cervix: no strong evidence of benefit
    H Mitchell
    Victorian Cytology Service, Carlton South, Australia
    Br J Cancer 71:894-7. 1995
  8. ncbi request reprint Population-based estimates of breast cancer risks associated with ATM gene variants c.7271T>G and c.1066-6T>G (IVS10-6T>G) from the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    J L Bernstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Mutat 27:1122-8. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of prostate cancer associated with a family history in an era of rapid increase in prostate cancer diagnosis (Australia)
    M P Staples
    National Cancer Control Initiative, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 14:161-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of urinary symptoms in urban Australian men aged 40-69
    M McCredie
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin Medical School, University of Otago, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Biostat 6:211-8. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Diet, nutrition and prostate cancer
    G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Carlton South, Australia
    Int J Cancer . 1997
    ..Such studies are underway...
  2. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the organised mammographic screening programme in Australia
    G G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Cancer Council Victoria, Carlton South, Victoria, Australia
    Ann Oncol 14:1209-11. 2003
    ..As the BreastScreen Australia database is routinely linked in future to population cancer registries, the mortality reduction due to mammographic screening may be estimated more precisely...
  3. ncbi request reprint In situ and small invasive breast cancer register in Victoria, 1988 to 1992: tumour characteristics and patient management
    G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Carlton, Australia
    ANZ J Surg 71:266-70. 2001
    ..This was unique in being a population-based register and only possible because in Victoria, as in some other Australian states, all cancers including in situ disease are reported to the Central Cancer Registry...
  4. ncbi request reprint Smoking and prostate cancer: findings from an Australian case-control study
    G G Giles
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia
    Ann Oncol 12:761-5. 2001
    ..To examine the risk of smoking on histopathologically-confirmed moderate- and high-grade prostate cancer...
  5. ncbi request reprint The Anti Cancer Council of Victoria FFQ: relative validity of nutrient intakes compared with weighed food records in young to middle-aged women in a study of iron supplementation
    A Hodge
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, Anti Cancer Council of Victoria, 1 Rathdowne Street, Carlton, Victoria 3053
    Aust N Z J Public Health 24:576-83. 2000
    ..To assess the validity of the Anti Cancer Council of Victoria food frequency questionnaire (ACCVFFQ) relative to seven-day weighed food records (WFRs) in 63 women of child-bearing age...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of cancer after use of fertility drugs with in-vitro fertilisation
    A Venn
    Centre for the Study of Mothers and Children s Health, La Trobe University, Carlton, Victoria, Australia
    Lancet 354:1586-90. 1999
    ....
  7. pmc Cervical cytology reported as negative and risk of adenocarcinoma of the cervix: no strong evidence of benefit
    H Mitchell
    Victorian Cytology Service, Carlton South, Australia
    Br J Cancer 71:894-7. 1995
    ..These results suggest that cervical screening as practised in the 1970s and 1980s was much less effective in preventing adenocarcinoma than squamous carcinoma of the cervix...
  8. ncbi request reprint Population-based estimates of breast cancer risks associated with ATM gene variants c.7271T>G and c.1066-6T>G (IVS10-6T>G) from the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    J L Bernstein
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY 10021, USA
    Hum Mutat 27:1122-8. 2006
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk of prostate cancer associated with a family history in an era of rapid increase in prostate cancer diagnosis (Australia)
    M P Staples
    National Cancer Control Initiative, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 14:161-6. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of urinary symptoms in urban Australian men aged 40-69
    M McCredie
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, Dunedin Medical School, University of Otago, New Zealand
    J Epidemiol Biostat 6:211-8. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Among Australian men, being circumcised, or not currently living as married, were associated with increased prevalence of urinary symptoms...
  11. pmc BRCA1 promoter deletions in young women with breast cancer and a strong family history: a population-based study
    L D Smith
    Genetic Epidemiology Laboratory, Department of Pathology, The University of Melbourne, Vic, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 43:823-7. 2007
    ..Our data support the inclusion of testing for large genomic alterations in the BRCA1 promoter region in routine clinical mutation detection within BRCA1...
  12. ncbi request reprint A positive association of smoking and articular knee joint cartilage in healthy people
    T L Racunica
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, Central and Eastern Clinical School, Alfred Hospital, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Osteoarthritis Cartilage 15:587-90. 2007
    ..To determine whether smoking affects knee cartilage in healthy adults by examining the association of tobacco use with tibial cartilage volume and tibiofemoral cartilage defects...
  13. ncbi request reprint Childhood adiposity predicts adult-onset current asthma in females: a 25-yr prospective study
    J A Burgess
    Centre for Molecular, Environmental, Genetic and Analytic Epidemiology, University of Melbourne, Carlton, VIC 3053 Australia
    Eur Respir J 29:668-75. 2007
    ..Higher body mass index in nonasthmatic young females at 7 yrs of age predicts risk of current asthma developing in adult life...
  14. ncbi request reprint CYP17 promoter polymorphism and breast cancer in Australian women under age forty years
    A B Spurdle
    Cancer Unit, Joint Experimental Oncology Programme, The Queensland Institute of Medical Research, and The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    J Natl Cancer Inst 92:1674-81. 2000
    ..Because steroid hormone exposure is known to influence breast cancer risk, we conducted a population-based, case-control-family study to assess the relationship between the CYP17 promoter polymorphism and early-onset breast cancer...
  15. ncbi request reprint Increasing underrepresentation of elderly patients with advanced colorectal or non-small-cell lung cancer in chemotherapy trials
    R R Jennens
    Department of Haematology and Medical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Intern Med J 36:216-20. 2006
    ..Elderly patients are underrepresented in chemotherapy trials for advanced colorectal cancer (CRC) and non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC). However, the change in underrepresentation over time has not been documented...
  16. ncbi request reprint A comparison of estradiol levels between women with a hysterectomy and ovarian conservation and women with an intact uterus
    J A Simpson
    Cancer Epidemiology Centre, The Cancer Council Victoria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Climacteric 8:300-3. 2005
    ..To compare the distribution of estradiol levels between women with a hysterectomy and ovarian conservation and women with an intact uterus...
  17. pmc Cytomegalovirus, Epstein-Barr virus and risk of breast cancer before age 40 years: a case-control study
    A K Richardson
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, University of Otago, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 90:2149-52. 2004
    ..11 (0.93-1.33) for EBV IgG. The higher mean CMV IgG levels found in women with breast cancer could be the result of a more recent infection with CMV, and may mean that late exposure to CMV is a risk factor for breast cancer...
  18. ncbi request reprint Androgenetic alopecia in men aged 40-69 years: prevalence and risk factors
    G Severi
    Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
    Br J Dermatol 149:1207-13. 2003
    ..The epidemiology of androgenetic alopecia (AGA) is not fully understood. Although a strong genetic basis has long been identified, little is known of its non-genetic causes...
  19. pmc Risk factors for breast cancer in young women by oestrogen receptor and progesterone receptor status
    M R E McCredie
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
    Br J Cancer 89:1661-3. 2003
    ..As hypothesised, no significant differences were found...
  20. pmc Segregation analyses of 1,476 population-based Australian families affected by prostate cancer
    J Cui
    Centre for Genetic Epidemiology, The University of Melbourne, Carlton, Victoria 3053, Australia
    Am J Hum Genet 68:1207-18. 2001
    ..Within discussed limitations, these analyses confirm the genetic heterogeneity, of prostate cancer susceptibility, that is becoming evident from linkage analyses, and they may aid future efforts in gene discovery...
  21. ncbi request reprint Eye color and cutaneous nevi predict risk of ocular melanoma in Australia
    C M Vajdic
    Cancer Research and Registers Division, New South Wales Cancer Council, Sydney, Australia
    Int J Cancer 92:906-12. 2001
    ..An independent association with cutaneous nevi suggests a role for other genetic factors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Biological markers that predict clinical recurrence in ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast
    E Provenzano
    Molecular Pathology Laboratory, Victorian Breast Cancer Research Consortium, The University of Melbourne, Parkville, Victoria 3052, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 39:622-30. 2003
    ..These data identify clinically and biologically relevant subcategories of DCIS lesions, an essential basis for improving management...
  23. ncbi request reprint The steroid 5alpha-reductase type II TA repeat polymorphism is not associated with risk of breast or ovarian cancer in Australian women
    A B Spurdle
    Oncology Division, Joint Experimental Oncology Programme, The Queensland Institute of Medical Research, and The University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD 4029 Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:1287-93. 2001
    ..4- to 1.7-fold, our results suggest that the SRD5A2 (TA)(9) allele is unlikely to be associated with moderate alterations in breast or ovarian cancer risk...