Affiliation: Institut Jules Bordet
- Associations between ocular melanoma and other primary cancers: an international population-based studyGhislaine Scelo
International Agency for Research on Cancer IARC, Lyon, France
Int J Cancer 120:152-9. 2007..The high SIR found for liver cancer may be explained by misclassification bias. Common etiological factors may be involved in ocular and prostate cancers...
- Cutaneous malignant melanoma: facts about sunbeds and sunscreenPhilippe Autier
Jules Bordet Institute, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Expert Rev Anticancer Ther 5:821-33. 2005..There is accumulating evidence that sunbed use is associated with melanoma when started before approximately 30 years of age...
- Sex differences in numbers of nevi on body sites of young European children: implications for the etiology of cutaneous melanomaPhilippe Autier
Unit of Epidemiology and Prevention, Jules Bordet Institute, 125 Boulevard of Waterloo, Brussels 1000
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 13:2003-5. 2004..We examined the influence of sex on numbers and size of nevi on different body sites in white European schoolchildren...
- Perspectives in melanoma prevention: the case of sunbedsPhilippe Autier
Unit of Epidemiology, Prevention and Screening, Jules Bordet Institute, Bd of Waterloo 121, Brussels 1000, Belgium
Eur J Cancer 40:2367-76. 2004..Given the known association between intermittent sun exposure and melanoma, public-health authorities should reconsider the soundness of the commercialisation of these lamps...
- Artificial ultraviolet sources and skin cancers: rationale for restricting access to sunbed use before 18 years of agePhilippe Autier
International Agency for Research, Lyon, France
Nat Clin Pract Oncol 5:178-9. 2008
- Changing the labeling of sunscreen, will we transform sun avoiders into sunscreen users?Mathieu Boniol
J Invest Dermatol 128:481; author reply 481-2. 2008
- Ultraviolet B sensitivity of peripheral lymphocytes as an independent risk factor for cutaneous melanomaRemy Pedeux
INSERM U 590, Lyon, France
Eur J Cancer 42:212-5. 2006..88, Spearman correlation, for all cases and 0.26 for patients younger than 40 years), and may be used as a functional laboratory test for studying the genetic-environment interactions involved in melanoma occurrence...
- A multicentre epidemiological study on sunbed use and cutaneous melanoma in EuropeVeronique Bataille
Cancer Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Mathematics and Statistics, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary, London, UK
Eur J Cancer 41:2141-9. 2005..Sunbed exposure has become increasingly prevalent over the last 20 years, especially in Northern Europe but the full impact of this exposure on skin cancers may not become apparent for many years...
- Re: Sun exposure and mortality from melanomaPhilippe Autier
J Natl Cancer Inst 97:1159; author reply 1159-60. 2005
- Re: A prospective study of pigmentation, sun exposure, and risk of cutaneous malignant melanoma in womenMathieu Boniol
J Natl Cancer Inst 96:335-6; author reply 336-8. 2004
- [What is the role of sunscreens in the prevention of melanoma?]Philippe Autier
Division d Epidémiologie et Biostatistique, Institut Européen d Oncologie, Milan, Italie
Rev Med Suisse Romande 122:13-6. 2002
- Re: DNA repair, dysplastic nevi, and sunlight sensitivity in the development of cutaneous malignant melanomaRemy Pedeux
J Natl Cancer Inst 94:772-3; author reply 773-4. 2002
- Number and size of nevi are influenced by different sun exposure components: implications for the etiology of cutaneous melanoma (Belgium, Germany, France, Italy)Philippe Autier
Division of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy
Cancer Causes Control 14:453-9. 2003..We examined the associations between the components of holiday sun exposure with numbers of small (2-4.9 mm) and large nevi (> or = 5 mm) in young children...
- Management of melanoma patients: benefit of intense follow-up schedule is not demonstratedPhilippe Autier
J Clin Oncol 21:3707; author reply 3707-8. 2003
- All-cause mortality among Belgian military radar operators: a 40-year controlled longitudinal studyEtienne Degrave
Unit of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Military Hospital, Brussels, Belgium
Eur J Epidemiol 20:677-81. 2005..It has been suggested that exposure to radiofrequency/microwaves radiations could be associated with greater health hazards and higher mortality...
- Cancer survival statistics should be viewed with cautionPhilippe Autier
Lancet Oncol 8:1050-2; author reply 1053-4. 2007
- PhotoprotectionMathieu Boniol
Lancet 370:1481-2. 2007
- Functional outcome and quality of life following hip fracture in elderly women: a prospective controlled studySteven Boonen
Leuven University Center for Metabolic Bone Diseases and Division of Geriatric Medicine, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Herestraat 49, B 3000, Leuven, Belgium
Osteoporos Int 15:87-94. 2004..Function upon hospital discharge is the strongest predictor of functional status 1 year later. Assessing QoL in hip fracture women through self-administered questionnaires is subject to considerable bias due to non-response...
- Fruit and vegetable consumption and lung cancer risk: updated information from the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)Jakob Linseisen
Division of Clinical Epidemiology, German Cancer Research Centre, Heidelberg, Germany
Int J Cancer 121:1103-14. 2007..In addition to an overall inverse association with fruit intake, the results of this evaluation add evidence for a significant inverse association of vegetable consumption and lung cancer incidence in smokers...
- Sunscreen use and increased duration of intentional sun exposure: still a burning issuePhilippe Autier
International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, France
Int J Cancer 121:1-5. 2007..In conclusion, sunscreen use leads to longer duration of sun exposure when sun exposure is intentional, but not when sun exposure is non intentional...
- 'Environment' in cancer causation and etiological fraction: limitations and ambiguitiesPaolo Boffetta
International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France
Carcinogenesis 28:913-5. 2007
- Colles fracture, spine fracture, and subsequent risk of hip fracture in men and women. A meta-analysisPatrick Haentjens
Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, Academisch Ziekenhuis, Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Brussels
J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:1936-43. 2003..We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis of the literature to compare men and women with respect to the relative risk of hip fracture after a wrist or spine fracture...
- Strength/endurance training versus endurance training in congestive heart failureCharles Delagardelle
Service de cardiologie, Center Hospitalier de Luxembourg, L 1120 Luxembourg G D, Europe
Med Sci Sports Exerc 34:1868-72. 2002..The aim of this study was to compare the effects of endurance training alone (ET) with combined endurance and strength training (CT) on hemodynamic and strength parameters in patients with congestive heart failure (CHF)...
- A breast cancer screening programme operating in a liberal health care system: the Luxembourg Mammography Programme, 1992-1997Philippe Autier
Centre for Research in Epidemiology and Health Information Systems, CRP Sante, Luxembourg, Luxembourg
Int J Cancer 97:828-32. 2002..Further efforts in the Mammography Programme will aim at increasing participation and look at ways to decrease referrals to echography...