Christina M Nagle

Summary

Affiliation: University of Queensland
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary influences on survival after ovarian cancer
    Christina M Nagle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 106:264-9. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Searching for cancer deaths in Australia: National Death Index vs. cancer registries
    Christina M Nagle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland Medical School, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:41-5. 2006
  3. doi request reprint Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers: a comparative analysis of risk factors
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 44:2477-84. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Epithelial ovarian cancer: testing the 'androgens hypothesis'
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, 4029, Australia
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:1061-8. 2008
  5. doi request reprint The influence of prediagnostic demographic and lifestyle factors on esophageal squamous cell carcinoma survival
    Aaron P Thrift
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E759-68. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Dietary phyto-oestrogens and the risk of ovarian and endometrial cancers: findings from two Australian case-control studies
    Annette S Neill
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Br J Nutr 111:1430-40. 2014
  7. doi request reprint Aspirin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, paracetamol and risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study, systematic review and meta-analysis
    Annette S Neill
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Genetics and Population Health Division, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 132:1146-55. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Body size and risk of epithelial ovarian and related cancers: a population-based case-control study
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 123:450-6. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Dietary antioxidants and risk of Barrett's esophagus and adenocarcinoma of the esophagus in an Australian population
    Torukiri I Ibiebele
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Int J Cancer 133:214-24. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Gynecological conditions and the risk of endometrial cancer
    Ingrid J Rowlands
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane 4006, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 123:537-41. 2011

Detail Information

Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary influences on survival after ovarian cancer
    Christina M Nagle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 106:264-9. 2003
    ..Although much remains to be learned about the influence of nutritional factors after a diagnosis of ovarian cancer, our study suggests the possibility that a diet high in vegetable intake may help improve survival...
  2. ncbi request reprint Searching for cancer deaths in Australia: National Death Index vs. cancer registries
    Christina M Nagle
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland Medical School, Herston, Queensland 4006, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:41-5. 2006
    ..To compare the accuracy, costs and utility of using the National Death Index (NDI) and state-based cancer registries in determining the mortality status of a cohort of women diagnosed with ovarian cancer in the early 1990s...
  3. doi request reprint Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers: a comparative analysis of risk factors
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 44:2477-84. 2008
    ..Endometrioid and clear cell ovarian cancers have some shared as well as some distinct risk factors, and therefore should be considered separately in studies of ovarian cancer...
  4. doi request reprint Epithelial ovarian cancer: testing the 'androgens hypothesis'
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, 4029, Australia
    Endocr Relat Cancer 15:1061-8. 2008
    ..7; 95% CI 1.1-12.0); however, use of the androgenic medication Danazol did not increase risk (OR 1.0; 95% CI 0.4-2.9). Overall, our results do not support the hypothesis that androgen-related disorders increase the risk of ovarian cancer...
  5. doi request reprint The influence of prediagnostic demographic and lifestyle factors on esophageal squamous cell carcinoma survival
    Aaron P Thrift
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Int J Cancer 131:E759-68. 2012
    ..Future clinical follow-up studies should consider alcohol as a potential prognosticator, in addition to known clinicopathologic factors...
  6. doi request reprint Dietary phyto-oestrogens and the risk of ovarian and endometrial cancers: findings from two Australian case-control studies
    Annette S Neill
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    Br J Nutr 111:1430-40. 2014
    ..04). However, there were no significant associations with other histological subtypes. In contrast, dietary phyto-oestrogens (total or any subclass) were unrelated to the risk of endometrial cancer cases overall or by subtype...
  7. doi request reprint Aspirin, nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs, paracetamol and risk of endometrial cancer: a case-control study, systematic review and meta-analysis
    Annette S Neill
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Genetics and Population Health Division, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 132:1146-55. 2013
    ..72 (0.58-0.90) but there was no association for non-obese women. Overall these results suggest that aspirin may reduce the risk of endometrial cancer, particularly among obese women...
  8. doi request reprint Body size and risk of epithelial ovarian and related cancers: a population-based case-control study
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Int J Cancer 123:450-6. 2008
    ..These results add to the current evidence that obesity increases a woman's risk of developing distinct histological subtypes of ovarian cancer...
  9. doi request reprint Dietary antioxidants and risk of Barrett's esophagus and adenocarcinoma of the esophagus in an Australian population
    Torukiri I Ibiebele
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, 4029, Australia
    Int J Cancer 133:214-24. 2013
    ..However, our data suggest that a high intake of β-carotene may be associated with decreased risk of dysplastic BE...
  10. doi request reprint Gynecological conditions and the risk of endometrial cancer
    Ingrid J Rowlands
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane 4006, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 123:537-41. 2011
    ..To examine the association between gynecological conditions (including uterine fibroids, endometriosis, pelvic inflammatory disease and infections of the tubes/womb), and risk of endometrial cancer overall and by histological subtype...
  11. pmc A Kallikrein 15 (KLK15) single nucleotide polymorphism located close to a novel exon shows evidence of association with poor ovarian cancer survival
    Jyotsna Batra
    Australian Prostate Cancer Research centre Queensland and Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland University of Technology, Kelvin Grove, Brisbane, Queensland 4059, Australia
    BMC Cancer 11:119. 2011
    ..Our aim was to analyse the KLK15 gene for putative functional single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) and assess the association of these and KLK15 HapMap tag SNPs with ovarian cancer survival...
  12. doi request reprint Tea consumption and risk of ovarian cancer
    Christina M Nagle
    Genetics and Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1485-91. 2010
    ..Although the growth inhibitory effects of tea, particularly green tea, and tea polyphenols have been demonstrated in animal models of ovarian cancer, the results of epidemiological studies have been inconclusive...
  13. doi request reprint Beyond parity: association of ovarian cancer with length of gestation and offspring characteristics
    Susan J Jordan
    School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Public Health Building, Herston Road, Herston, QLD 4006, Australia
    Am J Epidemiol 170:607-14. 2009
    ..22, 95% CI: 0.74, 2.02). The results suggest that pregnancies associated with differing hormonal milieux have different effects on ovarian cancer risk and that some of these associations may vary with histologic subtype...
  14. pmc Obesity and risk of ovarian cancer subtypes: evidence from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Catherine M Olsen
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Locked Bag 2000, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Endocr Relat Cancer 20:251-62. 2013
    ..Other modifiable factors must be identified to control this disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Talcum powder, chronic pelvic inflammation and NSAIDs in relation to risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Melissa A Merritt
    Population Studies and Human Genetics Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Cancer 122:170-6. 2008
    ..We conclude that on balance chronic inflammation does not play a major role in the development of ovarian cancer...
  16. doi request reprint Use of talcum powder and endometrial cancer risk
    Annette S Neill
    Genetics and Population Health Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Herston, Brisbane, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 23:513-9. 2012
    ..We sought to confirm this association using data from the Australian National Endometrial Cancer Study (ANECS)...
  17. doi request reprint Early menstrual characteristics associated with subsequent diagnosis of endometriosis
    Susan A Treloar
    Center for Military and Veterans Health, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 202:534.e1-6. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the association between early menstrual characteristics, before symptom onset, and later diagnosis of endometriosis...
  18. doi request reprint Predicting positive and negative impacts of cancer among long-term endometrial cancer survivors
    Ingrid J Rowlands
    Gynaecological Cancers Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Psychooncology 22:1963-71. 2013
    ..This study identifies the extent of positive and negative impacts of cancer and factors associated with this, amongst long-term survivors of endometrial cancer...
  19. doi request reprint Glycemic index, glycemic load and endometrial cancer risk: results from the Australian National Endometrial Cancer study and an updated systematic review and meta-analysis
    Christina M Nagle
    Gynaecological Cancers, Population Health Research Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Eur J Nutr 52:705-15. 2013
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  20. doi request reprint Obesity and ovarian cancer survival: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Melinda M Protani
    Gynaecological Cancers Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Locked Bag 2000 Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 5:901-10. 2012
    ..14). Women with ovarian cancer who are obese appear to have slightly worse survival than non-obese women. However, there is a large amount of inter-study variation, which means that no solid conclusions can be drawn...
  21. ncbi request reprint The MnSOD Val9Ala polymorphism, dietary antioxidant intake, risk and survival in ovarian cancer (Australia)
    Sharon E Johnatty
    Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, P O Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, QLD 4029, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 107:388-91. 2007
    ..We assessed the MnSOD Val9Ala polymorphism and its interaction with dietary antioxidant intake in ovarian cancer risk and survival...
  22. doi request reprint Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and survival in women with ovarian cancer
    Penelope M Webb
    QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Population Health Department, Brisbane, Australia School of Population Health, University of Queensland, Herston, Australia
    Am J Clin Nutr 102:109-14. 2015
    ..Vitamin D status might be associated with cancer survival. Survival after ovarian cancer is poor, but the association with vitamin D has rarely been examined...
  23. pmc A case-control study of glycemic index, glycemic load and dietary fiber intake and risk of adenocarcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas of the esophagus: the Australian Cancer Study
    Petra H Lahmann
    Population Health Department, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, 300 Herston Road, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4006, Australia
    BMC Cancer 14:877. 2014
    ..This study examined the association between GI, GL, and other dietary carbohydrate components and risk of adenocarcinomas and squamous cell carcinoma of the esophagus accounting for established risk factors...
  24. doi request reprint Predictors of survival among patients diagnosed with adenocarcinoma of the esophagus and gastroesophageal junction
    Aaron P Thrift
    Population Health Department, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, 300 Herston Road, Herston, QLD, 4006, Australia
    Cancer Causes Control 23:555-64. 2012
    ..Patients diagnosed with esophageal adenocarcinoma (EAC) or gastroesophageal junction adenocarcinoma (GEJAC) have poor survival. We investigated the possible influence of pre-morbid lifestyle factors on survival for these lethal cancers...
  25. doi request reprint Reducing time to diagnosis does not improve outcomes for women with symptomatic ovarian cancer: a report from the Australian Ovarian Cancer Study Group
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    J Clin Oncol 29:2253-8. 2011
    ..To determine if time to diagnosis is associated with stage of disease at diagnosis or survival among women with symptomatic ovarian cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and survival after ovarian cancer diagnosis
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, P O Box Royal Brisbane Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2557-60. 2006
    ..These results validate and extend recent findings and suggest that premorbid cigarette smoking is related to worse outcome in ovarian cancer patients...
  27. doi request reprint Adult body mass index and risk of ovarian cancer by subtype: a Mendelian randomization study
    Suzanne C Dixon
    Gynaecological Cancers Group, QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, QLD, Australia The University of Queensland, School of Public Health, Brisbane, QLD, Australia
    Int J Epidemiol 45:884-95. 2016
    ..We used MR to elucidate the relationship between BMI and ovarian cancer, hypothesizing that genetically predicted BMI would be associated with increased risk of non-high grade serous ovarian cancers (non-HGSC) but not HGSC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Season of birth and risk of endometrial cancer
    Ingrid J Rowlands
    Genetics and Population Health, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, Brisbane, Australia
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 12:1193-6. 2011
    ..Using data from the Australian National Endometrial Cancer Study, a population-based case-control study of 1399 cases and 1539 controls, we examined the association between season of birth and risk of endometrial cancer...
  29. doi request reprint Vascular endothelial growth factor gene polymorphisms and ovarian cancer survival
    Felicity Lose
    Molecular Cancer Epidemiology, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, P O Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston, Brisbane, QLD 4029, Australia
    Gynecol Oncol 119:479-83. 2010
    ..We sought to evaluate the effect of polymorphisms in the VEGF (Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor) gene on overall survival in ovarian cancer patients...
  30. ncbi request reprint Recreational physical activity and epithelial ovarian cancer: a case-control study, systematic review, and meta-analysis
    Catherine M Olsen
    Cancer and Population Studies Group, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, P O Royal Brisbane Hospital, Herston 4029, Queensland, Australia
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2321-30. 2007
    ..Thus, pooled results from observational studies suggest that a modest inverse association exists between level of recreational physical activity and the risk of ovarian cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cancer survival and polymorphisms in hormone and DNA repair pathway genes
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, Queensland 4029, Australia
    Cancer Lett 251:96-104. 2007
    ..However, given the marginal significance of these associations and the large number of tests performed, independent replication will be necessary to validate these novel findings...
  32. doi request reprint Parental attitudes to supervision and risk of childhood injury: results from a primary school cohort
    Anneliese B Spinks
    School of Medicine, Griffith University, Logan, Australia
    Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot 15:49-52. 2008
  33. ncbi request reprint The role of glutathione-S-transferase polymorphisms in ovarian cancer survival
    Christina M Nagle
    Cancer and Population Studies Division, Queensland Institute of Medical Research, PO Royal Brisbane Hospital, QLD 4029, Australia
    Eur J Cancer 43:283-90. 2007
    ..02). The results of this study, the largest to date, are consistent with a number of previous smaller studies which have also observed that reduced GST function was associated with better survival outcomes in patients with ovarian cancer...