Christine Bouchardy

Summary

Affiliation: University of Geneva
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants and effects of positive surgical margins after prostatectomy on prostate cancer mortality: a population-based study
    Valesca P Retèl
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Global Health Institute, University of Geneva, 55 Bd, de la Cluse, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
    BMC Urol 14:86. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of family history of breast cancer on tumour characteristics, treatment, risk of second cancer and survival among men with breast cancer
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva University, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13879. 2013
  3. pmc Cancer survivors in Switzerland: a rapidly growing population to care for
    Christian Herrmann
    Cancer Registry St, Gallen Appenzell, Cancer League Ostschweiz, St Gallen, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 13:287. 2013
  4. pmc A comparative population-based study of prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates in Singapore, Sweden and Geneva, Switzerland from 1973 to 2006
    Cynthia Chen
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, 28 Medical Drive, Singapore 11745, Singapore
    BMC Cancer 12:222. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer mortality risk among breast cancer patients treated with anti-estrogens
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cancer 117:1288-95. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of second breast cancer according to estrogen receptor status and family history
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:233-41. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Changing pattern of age-specific breast cancer incidence in the Swiss canton of Geneva
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:519-23. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Excess of cardiovascular mortality among node-negative breast cancer patients irradiated for inner-quadrant tumors
    C Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 21:459-65. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of colon cancer after external radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 123:1141-5. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of second cancer among patients with ovarian borderline tumors
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
    Gynecol Oncol 109:210-4. 2008

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Publications33

  1. ncbi request reprint Determinants and effects of positive surgical margins after prostatectomy on prostate cancer mortality: a population-based study
    Valesca P Retèl
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Global Health Institute, University of Geneva, 55 Bd, de la Cluse, Geneva 1205, Switzerland
    BMC Urol 14:86. 2014
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  2. ncbi request reprint Impact of family history of breast cancer on tumour characteristics, treatment, risk of second cancer and survival among men with breast cancer
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva University, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 143:w13879. 2013
    ..We aimed to determine the effect of a positive family history among men diagnosed with breast cancer on tumour characteristics, treatment, second cancer occurrence and overall survival...
  3. pmc Cancer survivors in Switzerland: a rapidly growing population to care for
    Christian Herrmann
    Cancer Registry St, Gallen Appenzell, Cancer League Ostschweiz, St Gallen, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 13:287. 2013
    ..Cancer survivors are a heterogeneous group with complex health problems. Data concerning its total number and growing dynamics for Switzerland are scarce and outdated...
  4. pmc A comparative population-based study of prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates in Singapore, Sweden and Geneva, Switzerland from 1973 to 2006
    Cynthia Chen
    Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore, 28 Medical Drive, Singapore 11745, Singapore
    BMC Cancer 12:222. 2012
    ..This population-based study describes trends in the incidence and mortality rates of prostate cancer in Singapore, Sweden and Geneva (Switzerland) from 1973 to 2006 and explores possible explanations for these different trends...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer mortality risk among breast cancer patients treated with anti-estrogens
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cancer 117:1288-95. 2011
    ..If this is true, use of anti-estrogens should be associated with decreased lung cancer mortality risk. The authors compared lung cancer incidence and mortality among breast cancer patients with and without anti-estrogen therapy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of second breast cancer according to estrogen receptor status and family history
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 127:233-41. 2011
    ..Surveillance and prevention of second cancer occurrence should consider both ER status of the first tumor and family history...
  7. ncbi request reprint Changing pattern of age-specific breast cancer incidence in the Swiss canton of Geneva
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:519-23. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Excess of cardiovascular mortality among node-negative breast cancer patients irradiated for inner-quadrant tumors
    C Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Oncol 21:459-65. 2010
    ..Radiotherapy of inner quadrants can be associated with greater heart irradiation, but no study has evaluated the effect of inner-quadrant irradiation on cardiovascular mortality...
  9. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of colon cancer after external radiation therapy for prostate cancer
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 123:1141-5. 2008
    ..This study shows a significant increase of colon but not rectum cancer after radiotherapy for prostate cancer. The risk of second cancer after irradiation, although probably small, needs nevertheless to be carefully monitored...
  10. ncbi request reprint Increased risk of second cancer among patients with ovarian borderline tumors
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
    Gynecol Oncol 109:210-4. 2008
    ..Such risk has not been investigated for ovarian borderline tumors. We aim to evaluate the risk of subsequent cancer occurrence among patients with borderline ovarian tumors in a population-based setting...
  11. ncbi request reprint Survival of young and older breast cancer patients in Geneva from 1990 to 2001
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Eur J Cancer 41:1446-52. 2005
    ..We conclude that age is not an independent prognostic factor when accounting for breast tumor characteristics and treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Tumor location of the lower-inner quadrant is associated with an impaired survival for women with early-stage breast cancer
    Séverine Sarp
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Ann Surg Oncol 14:1031-9. 2007
    ..As these metastases are not investigated, patients with lower-inner quadrant tumors have an increased risk of being under-staged and under-treated and may therefore have a higher risk of death from breast cancer...
  13. pmc Importance and determinants of Gleason score undergrading on biopsy sample of prostate cancer in a population-based study
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Urol 13:19. 2013
    ..In this population-based study, we investigated the degree of concordance between Gleason scores obtained from prostate biopsies and those obtained from prostatectomy specimens, as well as the determinants of biopsy understaging...
  14. pmc Risk, characteristics, and prognosis of breast cancer after Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Nikolaus Veit-Rubin
    Geneva Cancer Registry, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, Geneva, Switzerland
    Oncologist 17:783-91. 2012
    ..To assess breast cancer (BC) risk after Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL) and compare characteristics, risk of second BC, and prognosis of patients with these BCs with patients with first primary BC...
  15. ncbi request reprint Impact of socioeconomic status on prostate cancer diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cancer 115:5556-65. 2009
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Breast-conserving surgery has equivalent effect as mastectomy on stage I breast cancer prognosis only when followed by radiotherapy
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Bd de la Cluse 55, CH 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Radiother Oncol 69:277-84. 2003
    ..Early-stage breast cancer is increasing and consequently the use of breast-conserving surgery (BCS). We examined the effect of mastectomy and BCS on overall and breast cancer survival in routine health care in Geneva, Switzerland...
  17. pmc Remarkable change in age-specific breast cancer incidence in the Swiss canton of Geneva and its possible relation with the use of hormone replacement therapy
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    BMC Cancer 6:78. 2006
    ..This article aims to explain the reasons for the remarkable change in age of breast cancer occurrence in the Swiss canton of Geneva...
  18. ncbi request reprint Family history of breast or ovarian cancer modifies the risk of secondary leukemia after breast cancer: results from a population-based study
    Helena M Verkooijen
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 122:1114-7. 2008
    ..This excess risk is largely due to the increased risk of secondary chronic leukemia...
  19. ncbi request reprint Antiestrogen therapy for breast cancer modifies the risk of subsequent cutaneous melanoma
    Caroline Huber
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, Geneva, Switzerland
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 5:82-8. 2012
    ..Although our results are in agreement with the hypothesis that estrogens could play a role in melanoma occurrence, they need to be replicated in a larger study with data on potential confounders. ...
  20. ncbi request reprint Complete excision of primary breast tumor improves survival of patients with metastatic breast cancer at diagnosis
    Elisabetta Rapiti
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva
    J Clin Oncol 24:2743-9. 2006
    ..In this population-based study, we evaluate the impact of local surgery on survival of patients with metastatic breast cancer at diagnosis...
  21. ncbi request reprint Survival after bilateral breast cancer: results from a population-based study
    Helena M Verkooijen
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 bd de la Cluse, CH 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 105:347-57. 2007
    ..Controversy exists on the impact of bilaterality of breast cancer on survival. We used population-based data to compare survival of women with unilateral versus bilateral breast cancer...
  22. ncbi request reprint Important increase of invasive lobular breast cancer incidence in Geneva, Switzerland
    Helena Marieke Verkooijen
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 104:778-81. 2003
    ..Contrary to ductal cancer, trends for lobular cancer are unlikely to be explained by increased use of screening mammography. Other explanations must be researched, in particular the role played by hormone replacement therapy...
  23. ncbi request reprint Social class is an important and independent prognostic factor of breast cancer mortality
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 119:1145-51. 2006
    ..While waiting for the outcome of other researches, we should consider socioeconomic status as an independent prognostic factor and provide intensified support and surveillance to women of low social class...
  24. ncbi request reprint Undertreatment strongly decreases prognosis of breast cancer in elderly women
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse 55, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 21:3580-7. 2003
    ..Treatments are influenced by unclear standards and are usually less aggressive. This study aims to evaluate determinants and effect of treatment choice on breast cancer prognosis among elderly patients...
  25. pmc Patients' refusal of surgery strongly impairs breast cancer survival
    Helena M Verkooijen
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, Switzerland
    Ann Surg 242:276-80. 2005
    ..To compare patient and tumor characteristics and survival between women who refused and women who accepted surgery for breast cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Impact of obesity on diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer
    Carole Deglise
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 120:185-93. 2010
    ..Specific strategies are needed to optimize the care of obese women with or at risk of breast cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic changes as a reason for the increase in papillary thyroid cancer incidence in Geneva, Switzerland
    Helena M Verkooijen
    Geneva Cancer Registry Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Cancer Causes Control 14:13-7. 2003
    ..This study examines if these artificial factors explain the increased papillary thyroid cancer incidence in the Swiss canton of Geneva...
  28. ncbi request reprint Older female cancer patients: importance, causes, and consequences of undertreatment
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, Geneva, Switzerland
    J Clin Oncol 25:1858-69. 2007
    ..Treatments are still influenced by unclear standards and have to be adapted to the older patient's general health status, but should also offer the best chance of cure...
  29. ncbi request reprint Determinants of genetic counseling uptake and its impact on breast cancer outcome: a population-based study
    Aurélie Ayme
    Department of Genetic and Laboratory Medicine, University Hospitals of Geneva, 4 rue Gabrielle Perret Gentil, 1205, Geneva, Switzerland
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 144:379-89. 2014
    ..A more thorough evaluation of sociodemographic and clinical predictors to attend the cancer genetic unit may help improving the use of genetic counseling services for at-risk individuals at a population level...
  30. ncbi request reprint Short- and long-term mortality with localized prostate cancer
    Arnaud Merglen
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, Geneva University, 55 Boulevard de la Cluse, 1205 Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Intern Med 167:1944-50. 2007
    ..We assessed the effect of treatment on prostate cancer-specific mortality considering the determinants of treatment and prognosis...
  31. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in prostate cancer mortality show a continuous decrease in several countries
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute for Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
    Int J Cancer 123:421-9. 2008
    ..The trends in prostate cancer mortality rates in examined countries suggest that PSA screening may be effective in reducing mortality from prostate cancer...
  32. ncbi request reprint Prognostic value of nodal ratios in node-positive breast cancer: a compiled update
    Vincent Vinh-Hung
    Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
    Future Oncol 5:1585-603. 2009
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  33. ncbi request reprint Cancer risk by occupation and socioeconomic group among men--a study by the Association of Swiss Cancer Registries
    Christine Bouchardy
    Geneva Cancer Registry, Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Geneva, Switzerland
    Scand J Work Environ Health 28:1-88. 2002