F Levi

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Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi Selected micronutrients and colorectal cancer. a case-control study from the canton of Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 36:2115-9. 2000
  2. ncbi Food groups and oesophageal cancer risk in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 9:257-63. 2000
  3. ncbi Food groups and risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 77:705-9. 1998
  4. ncbi Prognostic factors for cutaneous malignant melanoma in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 78:315-9. 1998
  5. ncbi Worldwide patterns of cancer mortality, 1990-1994
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaise 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 8:381-400. 1999
  6. ncbi Trends in skin cancer incidence in Vaud: an update, 1976-1998
    F Levi
    Registres Vaudois et Neuchâtelois des Tumeurs and Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, CHUV Falaises 1, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:371-3. 2001
  7. ncbi Continuing declines in cancer mortality in the European Union
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchâtel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 18:593-5. 2007
  8. ncbi Trends in survival for patients diagnosed with cancer in Vaud, Switzerland, between 1974 and 1993
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 11:957-63. 2000
  9. ncbi Patterns of large bowel cancer by subsite, age, sex and marital status
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, CHUV Falaises 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Tumori 77:246-51. 1991
  10. pmc Food groups and colorectal cancer risk
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 79:1283-7. 1999

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Publications59

  1. ncbi Selected micronutrients and colorectal cancer. a case-control study from the canton of Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 36:2115-9. 2000
    ..These findings were consistent across the strata of gender and age, and support the hypothesis that selected micronutrients have a favourable effect on colorectal carcinogenesis...
  2. ncbi Food groups and oesophageal cancer risk in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 9:257-63. 2000
    ..5), as well as for a more varied diet (OR = 0.5). Most associations were apparently stronger in heavy alcohol drinkers, suggesting an interaction between poor diet and alcohol drinking in oesophageal carcinogenesis...
  3. ncbi Food groups and risk of oral and pharyngeal cancer
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 77:705-9. 1998
    ..24 for vegetable and 0.34 for fruit diversity. In terms of attributable risk, high meat intake accounted for 49% of oral and pharyngeal cancers in this population, low vegetable intake for 65% and low fruit intake for 54%...
  4. ncbi Prognostic factors for cutaneous malignant melanoma in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 78:315-9. 1998
    ..72), but mostly in females. Although differences in survival tended to be larger during the first 2 years after diagnosis, the pattern was similar for most prognostic factors considered up to 10 years after diagnosis...
  5. ncbi Worldwide patterns of cancer mortality, 1990-1994
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaise 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 8:381-400. 1999
    ..These patterns of total cancer mortality for the two sexes reflect the major impact of tobacco-related neoplasms, and underline the substantial excess rates in most eastern European countries...
  6. ncbi Trends in skin cancer incidence in Vaud: an update, 1976-1998
    F Levi
    Registres Vaudois et Neuchâtelois des Tumeurs and Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, CHUV Falaises 1, CH 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 10:371-3. 2001
    ..Trends in the last period were downwards for squamous cell carcinoma in both sexes, still on the rise for basal cell carcinoma, and levelled off for malignant melanoma in females...
  7. ncbi Continuing declines in cancer mortality in the European Union
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchâtel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 18:593-5. 2007
    ..Available cancer mortality data in Europe up to 2002 allow a first check of the forecast of further declines in cancer mortality...
  8. ncbi Trends in survival for patients diagnosed with cancer in Vaud, Switzerland, between 1974 and 1993
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 11:957-63. 2000
    ..Analysis of trends in cancer survival in defined well surveilled populations can provide useful indications on advancements in cancer management and treatment...
  9. ncbi Patterns of large bowel cancer by subsite, age, sex and marital status
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, CHUV Falaises 1, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Tumori 77:246-51. 1991
    ..Even more substantial are the differences with anal cancer, which should be linked to its venereal correlates...
  10. pmc Food groups and colorectal cancer risk
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 79:1283-7. 1999
    ....
  11. ncbi Profile of women not attending in the Swiss Mammography Screening Pilot Programme
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Rue du Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Breast 13:284-9. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi Changed trends of cancer mortality in the elderly
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registres Vaudois et Neuchâtelois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 12:1467-77. 2001
    ..Trends in cancer mortality for the elderly have long been unfavourable...
  13. pmc Epidemiology of carcinoid neoplasms in Vaud, Switzerland, 1974-97
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois CHUV, Chemin des Falaises 1, Lausanne, 1011, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 83:952-5. 2000
    ..6/10(6)in 1974-85 to 28. 2/10(6)in 1986-97, more so among males and malignant neoplasms. Lung was the commonest site for malignant and large intestine for benign carcinoids. Sixty-eight (16%) carcinoids had another neoplasm...
  14. ncbi Occupational and leisure-time physical activity and the risk of colorectal cancer
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 8:487-93. 1999
    ..In terms of population attributable risk, increasing physical activity would avoid one-fifth to one-third of incident colorectal cancer cases...
  15. pmc Trends of skin cancer in the Canton of Vaud, 1976-92
    F Levi
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 72:1047-53. 1995
    ..A female excess of CMM incidence seemed to have disappeared since 1981-86. The increase in skin cancer incidence thus continued in this population up to the late 1980s, with a plateau only after 1990...
  16. ncbi Trends in cancer mortality in the European Union and accession countries, 1980-2000
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 15:1425-31. 2004
    ..Consequently, the application of available knowledge on cancer prevention, diagnosis and treatment may substantially reduce the disadvantage now registered in the cancer mortality of central and eastern European accession countries...
  17. ncbi Resveratrol and breast cancer risk
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 14:139-42. 2005
    ....
  18. ncbi [Participation in Swiss mammography screening programmes: key role of physicians]
    J L Bulliard
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 94:1381-7. 2005
    ..For strategies aimed at improving the impact of organised cancer screening programmes, understanding and quantification of determinants of (re)attendance are key elements to consider...
  19. pmc Cancer risk after radiotherapy for breast cancer
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 95:390-2. 2006
    ..The appreciable excess risk of subsequent neoplasms after RT for breast cancer must be weighed against the approximately 5% reduction of breast cancer mortality at 15 years after RT...
  20. ncbi Childhood cancer mortality in Europe, 1955--1995
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 37:785-809. 2001
    ..Favourable trends were observed also in Eastern Europe, but the declines started later (i.e. around the mid-1970s or the late 1980s), and were only approximately 30%...
  21. ncbi The decline in cancer mortality in the European Union, 1988-1996
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 36:1965-8. 2000
    ..The major determinants of these favourable trends were lung (-7.7%), stomach (-24.8%), intestines (-12.4%), breast (-7.1%), uterus, mainly cervix (-20.6%), and leukaemias (-8.3%) and, after 1992, a levelling off of prostate cancer rates...
  22. ncbi Dietary fibre and the risk of colorectal cancer
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 37:2091-6. 2001
    ..60 for vegetables, 0.78 for fruit and 0.74 for grain fibre. The ORs were similar for colon and rectal cancer and consistent across the strata of the major covariates and of several types of fibres...
  23. ncbi Descriptive epidemiology of soft tissue sarcomas in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 35:1711-6. 1999
    ..These data indicate that there has been no major new risk factor for STS of such a relevance to modify appreciably the overall rates on a population level, except from the impact of the AIDS epidemic for Kaposi's sarcoma...
  24. ncbi Cancer mortality in Europe, 1990-1994, and an overview of trends from 1955 to 1994
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 35:1477-516. 1999
    ..The favourable trends in western Europe over the recent years are similar to those observed in the U.S.A...
  25. ncbi Occupational and leisure time physical activity and the risk of breast cancer
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 35:775-8. 1999
    ..This study, based on one of the few European datasets on the issue, further suggests that physical activity is a favourable indicator of breast cancer risk...
  26. pmc Morphologic analysis of digestive cancers from the registry of Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 63:567-72. 1991
    ..These and several other indications emerging from careful examination of the data herein presented underline the interest of morphological analyses of digestive tract cancers...
  27. ncbi Reattendance in the Swiss mammography screening pilot programme
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Rue du Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    J Med Screen 11:59-64. 2004
    ..To explore the patterns and determinants of reattendance among initial attendees at an organised breast cancer screening programme...
  28. ncbi Trends in testicular cancer incidence in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registry of Vaud, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:347-9. 2003
    ..Testicular cancer in Vaud has shown no tendency to further rising over the last decade, thus re-opening the issue of a probable asymptote of testicular cancer incidence in this population...
  29. doi Variation in performance in low-volume mammography screening programmes: experience from Switzerland
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois et Universite de Lausanne, Switzerland
    Cancer Epidemiol 35:293-7. 2011
    ..Variation in performance and its determinants were explored in order to improve mammography practice and optimise screening performance...
  30. ncbi Declining mortality from kidney cancer in Europe
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchatel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 15:1130-5. 2004
    ..Tobacco, however, cannot account for the recent trends registered in women...
  31. ncbi Descriptive epidemiology of adenocarcinomas of the cardia and distal stomach in the Swiss Canton of Vaud
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Lausanne, Switzerland
    Tumori 76:167-71. 1990
    ..This may have relevant etiological correlates, particularly since carcinoma of the cardia appears to share important epidemiologic features with esophageal cancer...
  32. ncbi Mortality from major cancer sites in the European Union, 1955-1998
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registres Vaudois et Neuchâtelois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 14:490-5. 2003
    ..Lung cancer rates in European women have also tended to stabilise below the age of 75 years. Thus, effective interventions on tobacco control could, in principle, avoid a major lung cancer epidemic in European women...
  33. pmc Incidence of invasive cancers following carcinoma in situ of the cervix
    F Levi
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 74:1321-3. 1996
    ..These findings are discussed in terms of increased surveillance and case ascertainment after CIS, and of potential shared risk factors (tobacco and/or viral infections)...
  34. pmc Non-Hodgkin's lymphomas, chronic lymphocytic leukaemias and skin cancers
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 74:1847-50. 1996
    ..This may be related to shared aetiological factors such as U.V. radiation and associated immunosuppression. Individual-based data on the relationship between U.V. exposure and lymphoid neoplasms are needed to clarify the issue...
  35. pmc Borderline ovarian tumours in Vaud, Switzerland: incidence, survival and second neoplasms
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 79:4-6. 1999
    ..3 expected, and there was a significant excess of invasive ovarian cancers (four observed, including three synchronous, compared with 0.4 expected)...
  36. pmc Multiple primary cancers in the Vaud Cancer Registry, Switzerland, 1974-89
    F Levi
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 67:391-5. 1993
    ..7 for males, 2.5 for females), and a significant excess was registered for lung in males and non-melanomatous skin cancers in both sexes.(ABSTRACT TRUNCATED AT 400 WORDS)..
  37. ncbi Incidence of anal carcinoma in Vaud, Switzerland, 1979-2001
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registry of Vaud, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 13:213-5. 2004
    ..1-1.4 per 100,000 women, in the absence of any consistent trend over time. The epidemiology of anal cancer appears therefore different in this Swiss population as compared with North America and northern Europe...
  38. ncbi Increased risk of esophageal cancer after breast cancer
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne
    Ann Oncol 16:1829-31. 2005
    ..Adjuvant radiation therapy for breast cancer has been related to excess esophageal cancer risk, but population-based data are scanty...
  39. ncbi Dietary intake of selected micronutrients and breast-cancer risk
    F Levi
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 91:260-3. 2001
    ..54). In a model including a continuous term for the 7 micronutrients significantly related to breast cancer, the only persisting significant inverse relations were for vitamin C (OR = 0.23) and lycopene (OR = 0.64)...
  40. ncbi Cancer survival from the incident cases of the Registry of Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    Cancer Registry of the Canton Vaud, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Tumori 75:83-9. 1989
    ....
  41. doi Effectiveness of organised versus opportunistic mammography screening
    J L Bulliard
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine IUMSP, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 20:1199-202. 2009
    ..Detailed comparison of effectiveness between organised and opportunistic mammography screening operating in the same country has seldom been carried out...
  42. pmc Trends in lip cancer incidence in Vaud, Switzerland
    F Levi
    , Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 68:1012-3. 1993
    ..These trends were apparently not due to changes in registration or classification criteria in the study period and are discussed in terms of decreased occupational exposure to ultraviolet light, and reduced pipe and cigar smoking...
  43. ncbi Descriptive epidemiology of vulvar and vaginal cancers in Vaud, Switzerland, 1974-1994
    F Levi
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 9:1229-32. 1998
    ..To analyse trends in incidence, survival and risk of second neoplasms following vaginal and vulvar cancers using data collected by the Swiss Cancer Registry of Vaud over the 21-year period 1974-1994...
  44. ncbi Trends in mortality from suicide, 1965-99
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Bugnon, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 108:341-9. 2003
    ..To analyse trends in mortality from suicide over the period 1965-99...
  45. pmc Selected physical activities and the risk of endometrial cancer
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, CHUV, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 67:846-51. 1993
    ....
  46. ncbi Processed meat and the risk of selected digestive tract and laryngeal neoplasms in Switzerland
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 15:346-9. 2004
    ..Processed meat has been related to the risk of digestive tract neoplasms but the evidence remains inconclusive. We examined data from a network of case-control studies conducted between 1992 and 2002 in the Swiss Canton of Vaud...
  47. ncbi Monitoring falls in gastric cancer mortality in Europe
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchâtel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 15:338-45. 2004
    ..In terms of number of deaths avoided, however, the impact of the decline in gastric cancer mortality will be smaller, particularly in the EU...
  48. ncbi Trends in cancer mortality at age 15 to 24 years in Europe
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, and Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 39:2611-21. 2003
    ....
  49. ncbi Oral contraceptives and colorectal cancer
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, and Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Dig Liver Dis 35:85-7. 2003
    ..Further data on the issue are therefore useful and may help informed choice of contraception...
  50. ncbi Diverging trends in breast cancer mortality within Switzerland
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 17:57-9. 2006
    ..Substantial regional heterogeneity in the provision of cancer prevention and management services results from the decentralised Swiss healthcare system...
  51. ncbi The recent decline in gallbladder cancer mortality in Europe
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchâtel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer Prev 12:265-7. 2003
    ..The data also indicate the scope for further improvement of the management of gallbladder disease in Eastern Europe...
  52. pmc Hodgkin's disease mortality in Europe
    C La Vecchia
    , Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 64:723-34. 1991
    ..This stresses the importance and urgency of improving the availability of currently defined knowledge and resources for treatment of Hodgkin's disease in Eastern Europe...
  53. ncbi Macronutrients and colorectal cancer: a Swiss case-control study
    F Levi
    Registre Vaudois des Tumeurs, and Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 13:369-73. 2002
    ..A role of energy and various nutrients, including protein, sugar, saturated and unsaturated fats, in colorectal cancer risk has been suggested, but should be better defined...
  54. ncbi Detailed site distribution of melanoma and sunlight exposure: aetiological patterns from a Swiss series
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Rue du Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 18:789-94. 2007
    ..The relation between detailed cutaneous distribution of melanoma and indicators of sun exposure patterns has scantily been explored in moderately sun-sensitive populations...
  55. ncbi Results from the Swiss mammography screening pilot programme
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Rue du Bugnon 17, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 39:1761-9. 2003
    ....
  56. ncbi Cancer risk in women with previous breast cancer
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registry of Vaud, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 14:71-3. 2003
    ..Excess risks of several second neoplasms following breast cancer have been reported. However, these risks have still to be quantified...
  57. pmc Trends in mortality from Hodgkin's disease in western and eastern Europe
    F Levi
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit and Cancer Registries of Vaud and Neuchâtel, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, CHUV Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Br J Cancer 87:291-3. 2002
    ..Eastern European countries, however, showed only an approximately 40% decline between the late 1960's and the early 1990's, and no further fall thereafter...
  58. ncbi [Melanoma prevention in Switzerland: where do we stand?]
    J L Bulliard
    Unité d épidémiologie du cancer, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, 1005 Lausanne
    Rev Med Suisse 2:1122-5. 2006
    ..Mortality has levelled off and a recent decrease, especially in women, cannot be ruled out. The efficiency of prevention campaigns should soon become more blatant if current efforts persist...
  59. pmc Trends in mortality from cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases in Europe and other areas of the world
    F Levi
    Unité d Epidémiologie du Cancer and Registres Vaudois et Neuchâtelois des Tumeurs, Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois, Falaises 1, 1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
    Heart 88:119-24. 2002
    ..To analyse trends in mortality from coronary heart disease (CHD) and cerebrovascular disease (CVD) over the period 1965 to 1998 in the European Union, other European countries, the USA, and Japan...