Eliane Kellen

Summary

Affiliation: Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Country: Belgium

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Interval cancers in the beginning years of the breast cancer screening programme in the Belgian province of Limburg
    E Kellen
    Leuven University Centre for Cancer Prevention LUCK, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Clin Belg 63:179-84. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle changes and breast cancer prognosis: a review
    Eliane Kellen
    Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven LUCK, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:13-22. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Identifying an accurate pre-screening tool in geriatric oncology
    Eliane Kellen
    Leuven Centre of Cancer Prevention, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 75:243-8. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the co-occurrence of bladder and prostate cancer: a worthwhile investigation?
    Eliane Kellen
    Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven LUCK, Kapucijnenvoer 33, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Future Oncol 3:515-9. 2007
  5. pmc Dietary intake of micronutrients and the risk of developing bladder cancer: results from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer risk
    Maree T Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg LIKAS, Leuven, Belgium
    Cancer Causes Control 22:469-78. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Does occupational exposure to PAHs, diesel and aromatic amines interact with smoking and metabolic genetic polymorphisms to increase the risk on bladder cancer?; The Belgian case control study on bladder cancer risk
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Cancer Lett 245:51-60. 2007
  7. pmc Designing the selenium and bladder cancer trial (SELEBLAT), a phase lll randomized chemoprevention study with selenium on recurrence of bladder cancer in Belgium
    Maria E Goossens
    Department of General Practice, University of Leuven, ACHG KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Urol 12:8. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Are men with low selenium levels at increased risk of prostate cancer?
    Maree Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 42:2463-71. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Reduction in hormone replacement therapy use and declining breast cancer incidence in the Belgian province of Limburg
    Patrik Vankrunkelsven
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:425-32. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Consumption of animal products, olive oil and dietary fat and results from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer risk
    Maree T Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, LIKAS, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 47:436-42. 2011

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  1. ncbi request reprint Interval cancers in the beginning years of the breast cancer screening programme in the Belgian province of Limburg
    E Kellen
    Leuven University Centre for Cancer Prevention LUCK, Leuven, Belgium
    Acta Clin Belg 63:179-84. 2008
    ..Interval cancers are tumours that are being diagnosed before the next scheduled screening round and are related to the sensitivity and the screening interval...
  2. doi request reprint Lifestyle changes and breast cancer prognosis: a review
    Eliane Kellen
    Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven LUCK, Kapucijnenvoer 33, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 114:13-22. 2009
    ..We reviewed the published literature in our search for modifiable factors valuable as an adjuvant health measure to surgery, radio and systemic therapy for breast cancer...
  3. doi request reprint Identifying an accurate pre-screening tool in geriatric oncology
    Eliane Kellen
    Leuven Centre of Cancer Prevention, University Hospitals Leuven, Belgium
    Crit Rev Oncol Hematol 75:243-8. 2010
    ..14% had two or more impairments of the CGA or were cognitively impaired. The physical and disability questions are useful, but all other screening instruments miss too many cases...
  4. ncbi request reprint Examining the co-occurrence of bladder and prostate cancer: a worthwhile investigation?
    Eliane Kellen
    Universitaire Ziekenhuizen Leuven LUCK, Kapucijnenvoer 33, B 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Future Oncol 3:515-9. 2007
    ..The prognosis after a diagnosis of both bladder and prostate cancer seems to depend mainly on the prognosis of the bladder tumor...
  5. pmc Dietary intake of micronutrients and the risk of developing bladder cancer: results from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer risk
    Maree T Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg LIKAS, Leuven, Belgium
    Cancer Causes Control 22:469-78. 2011
    ..We aimed to investigate the effect of dietary intake of micronutrients that are metabolized and excreted via the urinary tract on bladder cancer risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint Does occupational exposure to PAHs, diesel and aromatic amines interact with smoking and metabolic genetic polymorphisms to increase the risk on bladder cancer?; The Belgian case control study on bladder cancer risk
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Cancer Lett 245:51-60. 2007
    ..We confirm that occupational exposure to aromatic amines is associated with an increase in bladder cancer risk...
  7. pmc Designing the selenium and bladder cancer trial (SELEBLAT), a phase lll randomized chemoprevention study with selenium on recurrence of bladder cancer in Belgium
    Maria E Goossens
    Department of General Practice, University of Leuven, ACHG KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    BMC Urol 12:8. 2012
    ..8%). Previous epidemiological studies have consistently reported that selenium concentrations were inversely associated with the risk of bladder cancer. This suggests that selenium may also be suitable for chemoprevention of recurrence...
  8. ncbi request reprint Are men with low selenium levels at increased risk of prostate cancer?
    Maree Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 42:2463-71. 2006
    ..Differences in selenium levels between populations, a possible threshold effect and the relationship between selenium and the different stages of prostate cancer require further investigation...
  9. doi request reprint Reduction in hormone replacement therapy use and declining breast cancer incidence in the Belgian province of Limburg
    Patrik Vankrunkelsven
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 118:425-32. 2009
    ..This suggests that HRT stimulates the growth of pre-existing, clinically latent tumours that may not otherwise become clinically apparent...
  10. doi request reprint Consumption of animal products, olive oil and dietary fat and results from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer risk
    Maree T Brinkman
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, LIKAS, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 47:436-42. 2011
    ..Therefore, we investigated the effect of intake of animal products, olive oil and other major dietary fats on bladder cancer risk...
  11. pmc International pooled study on diet and bladder cancer: the bladder cancer, epidemiology and nutritional determinants (BLEND) study: design and baseline characteristics
    Maria E Goossens
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, ACHG KU Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000 Leuven, Belgium
    Arch Public Health 74:30. 2016
    ..Dietary components can either be, or be activated into, potential carcinogens through metabolism, or act to prevent carcinogen damage...
  12. doi request reprint Technical and clinical breast cancer screening performance indicators for computed radiography versus direct digital radiography
    Hilde Bosmans
    Department of Radiology, University Hospitals Leuven, Leuven, Belgium
    Eur Radiol 23:2891-8. 2013
    ..To compare technical and clinical screening performance parameters between computed radiography (CR) and direct digital radiography (DR) systems...
  13. doi request reprint The use of human tissue in epidemiological research; ethical and legal considerations in two biobanks in Belgium
    Carla Truyers
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Kapucijnenvoer 33, Blok J, Bus 7001, 3000, Leuven, Belgium
    Med Health Care Philos 13:169-75. 2010
    ..We will address the principle of consent (broad versus specific) and the type of data recorded (anonymous, encoded and identifiable) for both biobanks...
  14. ncbi request reprint Occurrence of both bladder and prostate cancer in five cancer registries in Belgium, The Netherlands and the United Kingdom
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Eur J Cancer 43:1694-700. 2007
    ..To assess the occurrence of both bladder and prostate tumours in five well defined cancer registries...
  15. ncbi request reprint Bladder cancer and occupation: a report from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer risk
    Raoul C Reulen
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Am J Ind Med 50:449-54. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to add to the data on associations between occupation and bladder cancer thereby strengthening the case for focused research on specific occupational categories...
  16. ncbi request reprint Blood cadmium may be associated with bladder carcinogenesis: the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Cancer Detect Prev 31:77-82. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between exposure to cadmium and bladder cancer risk...
  17. ncbi request reprint Fruit consumption reduces the effect of smoking on bladder cancer risk. The Belgian case control study on bladder cancer
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium
    Int J Cancer 118:2572-8. 2006
    ..Antioxidants, found in fruit, may protect against the damage caused by free radicals found in cigarette smoke. Metabolic polymorphisms appear not to modify this relation...
  18. ncbi request reprint Pooled analysis and meta-analysis of the glutathione S-transferase P1 Ile 105Val polymorphism and bladder cancer: a HuGE-GSEC review
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Limburg, Belgium
    Am J Epidemiol 165:1221-30. 2007
    ..Case-only analyses did not detect an interaction between the GSTP1 genotype and smoking status (never/ever). GSTP1 Ile 105Val appears to be associated with a modest increase in the risk of bladder cancer...
  19. ncbi request reprint Selenium is inversely associated with bladder cancer risk: a report from the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer
    Eliane Kellen
    Department of General Practice, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Comprehensive Cancer Institute Limburg, Belgium
    Int J Urol 13:1180-4. 2006
    ..Selenium is an essential trace element with suspected anticarcinogenic properties in humans. To date, eight epidemiological studies have examined the association between serum selenium concentration and bladder cancer risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint The association between smoking, beverage consumption, diet and bladder cancer: a systematic literature review
    Maurice P A Zeegers
    Department of Epidemiology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    World J Urol 21:392-401. 2004
    ..Folate is possibly not associated with bladder cancer. There probably is a moderate inverse association between selenium intake and bladder cancer risk...