Mieke Van Hemelrijck

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Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Risk of thromboembolic diseases in men with prostate cancer: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 11:450-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Quantifying the Transition from Active Surveillance to Watchful Waiting Among Men with Very Low-risk Prostate Cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, London, UK Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur Urol . 2016
  3. pmc Serum calcium and risk of gastrointestinal cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:663. 2013
  4. pmc Serum Lipids and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Malignancies in the Swedish AMORIS Study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:792034. 2012
  5. pmc Ability of a biomarker-based score to predict death from circulatory disease and cancer in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:895. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Thromboembolic events following surgery for prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 63:354-63. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Primary cancers before and after prostate cancer diagnosis
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 118:6207-16. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Serum calcium and incident and fatal prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1349-58. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Multiple events of fractures and cardiovascular and thromboembolic disease following prostate cancer diagnosis: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 61:690-700. 2012
  10. doi request reprint The interplay between lipid profiles, glucose, BMI and risk of kidney cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2118-28. 2012

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  1. pmc Risk of thromboembolic diseases in men with prostate cancer: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Lancet Oncol 11:450-8. 2010
    ..We investigated the risk of thromboembolic disease in men with prostate cancer who were receiving endocrine treatment, curative treatment, or surveillance...
  2. doi request reprint Quantifying the Transition from Active Surveillance to Watchful Waiting Among Men with Very Low-risk Prostate Cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, London, UK Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden Electronic address
    Eur Urol . 2016
    ..When life expectancy becomes too short for curative treatment to be beneficial, a change from AS to watchful waiting (WW) follows. Little is known about this change since it is rarely documented in medical records...
  3. pmc Serum calcium and risk of gastrointestinal cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 13:663. 2013
    ..Meanwhile, limited data on the link between serum calcium and cancer risk is available. We investigated the relation between serum calcium and risk of different gastrointestinal cancers in a prospective study...
  4. pmc Serum Lipids and the Risk of Gastrointestinal Malignancies in the Swedish AMORIS Study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:792034. 2012
    ..Conclusion. The persistent link between TC and rectal cancer risk as well as between TG and oesophageal and colon cancer risk in normoglycaemic individuals may imply their substantiality in gastrointestinal carcinogenesis...
  5. pmc Ability of a biomarker-based score to predict death from circulatory disease and cancer in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    BMC Public Health 12:895. 2012
    ..We replicated this in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III), a US nationally representative survey conducted between 1988-1994...
  6. doi request reprint Thromboembolic events following surgery for prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 63:354-63. 2013
    ..Prostate cancer (PCa) and surgery are both associated with increased risk of thromboembolic diseases (TED)...
  7. doi request reprint Primary cancers before and after prostate cancer diagnosis
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 118:6207-16. 2012
    ..The occurrence of multiple cancers may indicate common etiology; and, although some studies have investigated the risk of second primary cancers after prostate cancer (PCa), there are no studies on cancers before PCa...
  8. doi request reprint Serum calcium and incident and fatal prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 23:1349-58. 2012
    ..We studied the association between serum calcium and PCa while also accounting for levels of albumin, a protein to which calcium is bound...
  9. doi request reprint Multiple events of fractures and cardiovascular and thromboembolic disease following prostate cancer diagnosis: results from the population-based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Eur Urol 61:690-700. 2012
    ..To date, adverse events of prostate cancer (PCa) treatment have only been studied as a single event, and little is known about the risk of subsequent adverse events...
  10. doi request reprint The interplay between lipid profiles, glucose, BMI and risk of kidney cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Int J Cancer 130:2118-28. 2012
    ..This detailed analysis of lipid components only showed a consistent relation between TG levels and kidney cancer risk. Further mechanistic studies are required to assess links between lipid abnormalities and kidney cancer...
  11. doi request reprint Secondhand smoking, 4-aminobiphenyl, and bladder cancer: two meta-analyses
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Research Oncology, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1312-20. 2009
    ..To quantify the relation between secondhand smoking (SHS) and levels of 4-aminobiphenyl (4-ABP; in urine or blood) and SHS and bladder cancer risk in nonsmokers...
  12. doi request reprint Risk of prostate cancer is not associated with levels of C-reactive protein and other commonly used markers of inflammation
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 129:1485-92. 2011
    ..This indicates need for international consensus on appropriate inflammatory markers in the context of cancer that may be practically applied in large studies...
  13. doi request reprint Tobacco use and bladder cancer patterns in three western European countries
    Mieke J J Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Public Health Practice, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health (Oxf) 31:335-44. 2009
    ..Smoking accounts for >50% of bladder cancers (BCs) in men and 30% in women. Our aim is to explore this large discrepancy by contrasting countries with distinct smoking patterns and habits as these might explain sex differences for BC...
  14. doi request reprint Immunoglobulin E and cancer: a meta-analysis and a large Swedish cohort study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1657-67. 2010
    ..Our findings suggest the need for prospective studies studying IgE and cancer. Measurements of IgE should be combined with other information, e.g., bio-banked samples containing other key immunological discriminators...
  15. doi request reprint Absolute and relative risk of cardiovascular disease in men with prostate cancer: results from the Population-Based PCBaSe Sweden
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    J Clin Oncol 28:3448-56. 2010
    ..Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is a potential adverse effect of endocrine treatment (ET) for prostate cancer (PC). We investigated absolute and relative CVD risk in 76,600 patients with PC undergoing ET, curative treatment, or surveillance...
  16. pmc Association between levels of C-reactive protein and leukocytes and cancer: three repeated measurements in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:428-37. 2011
    ..To study levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) and leukocytes, as inflammatory markers, in the context of cancer risk...
  17. doi request reprint Gamma-glutamyltransferase and risk of cancer in a cohort of 545,460 persons - the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, UK
    Eur J Cancer 47:2033-41. 2011
    ..We aimed to study the association between GGT and cancer in a large Swedish cohort with 37,809 primary cancers...
  18. doi request reprint Prostate cancer risk in the Swedish AMORIS study: the interplay among triglycerides, total cholesterol, and glucose
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer 117:2086-95. 2011
    ..In a cohort including 5112 prostate cancer (pCa) patients, the authors investigated associations among triglycerides (TG), total cholesterol (TC), and pCa while taking into account glucose...
  19. doi request reprint Low levels of apolipoprotein A-I and HDL are associated with risk of prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Research Oncology, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 22:1011-9. 2011
    ..Since several etiological pathways have been proposed for PCa and lipids, we aimed to study this in a large Swedish cohort with 1,469 primary prostate cancers...
  20. pmc Iron metabolism and risk of cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Anjali Gaur
    Division of Cancer Studies, Research Oncology, School of Medicine, King s College London, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Cancer Causes Control 24:1393-402. 2013
    ..We assessed the link between serum iron (SI), total-iron binding capacity (TIBC), and risk of cancer by levels of C-reactive protein (CRP) in a large population-based study (n = 220,642)...
  21. pmc Serum glucose and fructosamine in relation to risk of cancer
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e54944. 2013
    ..We used repeated measurements of glucose and fructosamine to get more insight into the association between the glucose metabolism and risk of cancer...
  22. pmc Inorganic phosphate and the risk of cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Unit, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 13:257. 2013
    ..Both dietary and serum levels of inorganic phosphate (Pi) have been linked to development of cancer in experimental studies. This is the first population-based study investigating the relation between serum Pi and risk of cancer in humans...
  23. pmc Mortality following hip fracture in men with prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom Institute for Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 8:e74492. 2013
    ..Hip fractures are associated with increased mortality and are a known adverse effect of androgen deprivation therapy (ADT) for prostate cancer (PCa). It was our aim to evaluate how mortality after hip fracture is modified by PCa and ADT...
  24. doi request reprint Lipid profiles and risk of breast and ovarian cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Jennifer C Melvin
    1King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1381-4. 2012
    ..Perturbed lipid metabolism often accompanies obesity; we therefore ascertained the associations between lipid components and breast and ovarian cancer risk in a prospective cohort study...
  25. pmc Investigating the association between allergen-specific immunoglobulin E, cancer risk and survival
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, London, UK Division of Hematology Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Gadjah Mada University, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
    Oncoimmunology 5:e1154250. 2016
    ..No association with survival was observed. The association between circulating IgE levels and incident cancer may point toward a role of T-helper 2 (TH2)-biased response in development of some cancers. ..
  26. ncbi request reprint Serum calcium and incident and fatal prostate cancer in the Swedish AMORIS study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, London, United Kingdom Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 30:36. 2012
    ..We studied the association between serum Ca and PCa while also accounting for levels of albumin, a protein to which Ca is bound...
  27. pmc Serum lactate dehydrogenase and survival following cancer diagnosis
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, Research Oncology, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Br J Cancer 113:1389-96. 2015
    ..There is evidence that high level of serum lactate dehydrogenase (LDH) is associated with poorer overall survival in several malignancies, but its link to cancer-specific survival is unclear...
  28. pmc Gamma-glutamyl transferase and C-reactive protein as alternative markers of metabolic abnormalities and their associated comorbidites: a prospective cohort study
    Jennifer C Melvin
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group London, UK Regional Oncologic Centre, Uppsala University Uppsala, Sweden
    Int J Mol Epidemiol Genet 3:276-85. 2012
    ..We assessed the link between GGT, CRP and common metabolic abnormalities, as well their link to related diseases, such as cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD)...
  29. pmc Serum Calcium and the Risk of Breast Cancer: Findings from the Swedish AMORIS Study and a Meta-Analysis of Prospective Studies
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Int J Mol Sci 17:. 2016
    ..80 (95% CI: 0.66-0.97). No substantial heterogeneity was observed. Our findings in AMORIS and the meta-analysis support an inverse association between serum calcium and breast cancer risk, which warrants mechanistic investigations. ..
  30. pmc Association between duration and type of androgen deprivation therapy and risk of diabetes in men with prostate cancer
    Danielle Crawley
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London
    Int J Cancer 139:2698-2704. 2016
    ..With the peak after three years of treatment, our data indicates that men on ADT, even for a limited period of time, such as adjuvant to radiotherapy, are at increased risk of T2DM...
  31. pmc Family history of breast cancer and its association with disease severity and mortality
    Jennifer C Melvin
    Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Med 5:942-9. 2016
    ..Our results indicate that clinical management should not differ between women with and without FH, when the underlying mutation is unknown. ..
  32. doi request reprint Prediagnostic serum inflammatory markers in relation to breast cancer risk, severity at diagnosis and survival in breast cancer patients
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Cancer Epidemiology Group, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Carcinogenesis 36:1121-8. 2015
    ..19, 95% CI: 1.04-1.36) and WBC ≥ 10×10(9)/l (HR: 1.57, 1.14-2.16). Our findings indicate that prediagnostic serum inflammatory markers were weakly linked to incident breast cancer but corresponded to worse survival after diagnosis. ..
  33. pmc Prediagnostic serum glucose and lipids in relation to survival in breast cancer patients: a competing risk analysis
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 15:913. 2015
    ..Abnormal glucose and lipids levels may impact survival after breast cancer (BC) diagnosis, but their association to other causes of mortality such as cardiovascular (CV) disease may result in a competing risk problem...
  34. doi request reprint Optimising magnetic sentinel lymph node biopsy in an in vivo porcine model
    Muneer Ahmed
    Research Oncology, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    Nanomedicine 11:993-1002. 2015
    ..006). Increasing magnetic tracer volume and injecting prior to surgery improve transcutaneous 'hotspot' identification but very high volumes, increase the number of nodes excised...
  35. pmc Risk of in-hospital complications after radical cystectomy for urinary bladder carcinoma: population-based follow-up study of 7608 patients
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 112:1113-20. 2013
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  36. pmc Association of serum calcium with serum sex steroid hormones in men in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    Aging Male 16:151-8. 2013
    ..We studied serum calcium and sex steroid hormones in the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)...
  37. doi request reprint Risk of thromboembolic disease in men with prostate cancer undergoing androgen deprivation therapy
    Sean O'Farrell
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 118:391-8. 2016
    ..To investigate the risk of thromboembolic disease (TED) in men with prostate cancer (PCa) on androgen deprivation therapy (ADT), while accounting for known TED risk factors...
  38. pmc Causes of death in men with localized prostate cancer: a nationwide, population-based study
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, UK
    BJU Int 117:507-14. 2016
    ..To detail the distribution of causes of death from localized prostate cancer (PCa)...
  39. doi request reprint Cohort Profile: the National Prostate Cancer Register of Sweden and Prostate Cancer data Base Sweden 2.0
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK, Regional Cancer Centre, Uppsala University Hospital, Uppsala, Sweden, Department of Nursing, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, Department of Radiation Sciences, Oncology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Oncological Centre, CLINTEC Department, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden, Deparment of Urology, Linkoping University Hospital, Linkoping, Sweden, Department of Urology, Orebro University Hospital and Orebro University, Department of Surgical and Perioperative Sciences, Urology and Andrology, Umea University, Umea, Sweden and Department of Surgery, Urology Service, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, New York, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 42:956-67. 2013
    ..7%. The NPCR is used to assess trends in incidence, treatment and outcome of men with PCa. Since the national registers linked to PCBaSe are complete, studies from PCBaSe 2.0 are truly population based. ..
  40. pmc Calcium intake and serum concentration in relation to risk of cardiovascular death in NHANES III
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e61037. 2013
    ..By assessing dietary intake, use of supplements, and serum levels of calcium, we aimed to disentangle this link in the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES III)...
  41. pmc Associations of C-Reactive Protein, Granulocytes and Granulocyte-to-Lymphocyte Ratio with Mortality from Breast Cancer in Non-Institutionalized American Women
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 11:e0157482. 2016
    ..Our findings support a role of inflammation in BCa mortality which may involve mechanisms apart from obesity, and potential usefulness of GLR as a marker in assessing inflammation and cancer. ..
  42. pmc Progression of breast cancer following locoregional ipsilateral recurrence: importance of interval time
    Jennifer C Melvin
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, Guy s Hospital, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Br J Cancer 114:88-95. 2016
    ..We aimed to improve our understanding of the impact of LR on prognosis by examining a large cohort of patients treated at Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust...
  43. pmc Serum leptin, C-reactive protein, and cancer mortality in the NHANES III
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Med 5:120-8. 2016
    ..Contrasting associations of serum leptin and CRP with cancer mortality may indicate sex-specific biological or environmental pathways linking obesity and cancer in men and women which warrant mechanistic investigations...
  44. doi request reprint Risk and timing of cardiovascular disease after androgen-deprivation therapy in men with prostate cancer
    Sean O'Farrell
    Sean O Farrell, Hans Garmo, Lars Holmberg, and Mieke Van Hemelrijck, King s College London, School of Medicine Sean O Farrell, Guy s and St Thomas National Health Service Foundation Trust and King s College London s Comprehensive Biomedical Research Centre, London, United Kingdom Hans Garmo and Lars Holmberg, Regional Cancer Centre, Uppsala Örebro Lars Holmberg, Uppsala University, Uppsala Jan Adolfsson and Mieke Van Hemelrijck, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm and Pär Stattin, Umea University, Umea, Sweden
    J Clin Oncol 33:1243-51. 2015
    ..Findings on the association between risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) and the duration and type of androgen-deprivation therapy (ADT) in men with prostate cancer (PCa) are inconsistent...
  45. pmc Serum glucose and risk of cancer: a meta-analysis
    Danielle J Crawley
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 14:985. 2014
    ..Raised serum glucose has been linked to increased risk of many solid cancers. We performed a meta-analysis to quantify and summarise the evidence for this link...
  46. pmc Confirmatory biopsy for the assessment of prostate cancer in men considering active surveillance: reference centre experience
    Cecilia Bosco
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London SE1 9RT, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 10:633. 2016
    ..To evaluate how accurate a 12-core transrectal biopsy derived low-risk prostate cancer diagnosis is for an active surveillance programme by comparing the histological outcome with that from confirmatory transperineal sector biopsy...
  47. pmc Quantifying the evidence for the risk of metabolic syndrome and its components following androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a meta-analysis
    Cecilia Bosco
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 10:e0117344. 2015
    ..To summarize the evidence for the link between ADT and MetS or its components quantitatively with a meta-analysis including all studies published to date...
  48. pmc Obesity and cancer: the role of vitamin D
    Thurkaa Shanmugalingam
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    BMC Cancer 14:712. 2014
    ..Vitamin D is thought to be one of the mechanisms underlying this association. This review aims to summarise the evidence for the mediating effect of vitamin D on the link between obesity and cancer...
  49. doi request reprint Magnetic sentinel lymph node biopsy and localization properties of a magnetic tracer in an in vivo porcine model
    Bauke Anninga
    Breast Surgery, Department of Research Oncology, King s College London, 3rd Floor Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital Campus, Great Maze Pond, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 141:33-42. 2013
    ..01). SLNB and localization can be performed in vivo using a magnetic tracer. This could provide a viable alternative for lesion localization and concurrent SLNB in the treatment of non-palpable breast cancer...
  50. pmc Serum lipid profiles and cancer risk in the context of obesity: four meta-analyses
    Jennifer C Melvin
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, King s College London, School of Medicine, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London SE1 9RT, UK Regional Cancer Centre, Uppsala University Hospital, 751 85 Uppsala, Sweden
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2013:823849. 2013
    ..Future intervention studies involving lifestyle modification would provide insight into the potential biological role of lipid metabolism in tumorigenesis...
  51. doi request reprint Heterocyclic aromatic amine [HCA] intake and prostate cancer risk: effect modification by genetic variants
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    King s College London, School of Medicine, Division of Cancer Studies, London, UK
    Nutr Cancer 64:704-13. 2012
    ..02). Despite limitations due to study size, we conclude that the association between HCA intake and PCa risk could be modified by polymorphisms of GSTT1, GSTM1, and MnSOD...
  52. pmc Are you now a good surgeon? T2 positive margin status as a quality outcome measure following radical prostatectomy
    Arees Damani
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Cancer Studies, Research Oncology, School of Medicine, Guy s Hospital, King s College London, 3rd Floor, Bermondsey Wing, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    World J Urol . 2016
    ..To assess potential biases, such as the reporting pathologist, that may affect objectivity of T2 positive margin rates as a quality outcome measure following radical prostatectomy...
  53. pmc Is there a role for IGF-1 in the development of second primary cancers?
    Thurkaa Shanmugalingam
    Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    Cancer Med 5:3353-3367. 2016
    ....
  54. doi request reprint Quantifying observational evidence for risk of fatal and nonfatal cardiovascular disease following androgen deprivation therapy for prostate cancer: a meta-analysis
    Cecilia Bosco
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK Electronic address
    Eur Urol 68:386-96. 2015
    ..Pooled analyses using data from randomised controlled trials suggest no increased risk of fatal CVD following ADT, but no pooled analyses exist for observational studies...
  55. pmc Incidence of second malignancies for prostate cancer
    Mieke Van Hemelrijck
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Division of Cancer Studies, School of Medicine, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 9:e102596. 2014
    ..There is a need to assess risk of second primary cancers in prostate cancer (PCa) patients, especially since PCa treatment may be associated with increased risk of second primary tumours...
  56. pmc Serial transperineal sector prostate biopsies: impact on long-term erectile dysfunction
    James Jy Chong
    Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King s College London, London SE1 1UL, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 10:643. 2016
    ..Serial TPSBx appears to have an adverse impact on erectile function in men monitored on AS, increasing the risk of long-term ED. This risk should be highlighted and discussed during the consent process. ..
  57. ncbi request reprint Intraoperative Assessment of Tumor Resection Margins in Breast-Conserving Surgery using 18F-FDG Cerenkov Luminescence Imaging - A First-in-Human Feasibility Study
    Maarten Ruben Grootendorst
    King s College London, Guy s and St Thomas Hospital, United Kingdom
    J Nucl Med . 2016
    ..A first-in-human study was conducted to evaluate the feasibility of 18F-FDG CLI for intraoperative assessment of tumor margins in BCS...
  58. pmc Laparoscopic radical prostatectomy outcome data: how should surgeon's performance be reported? A retrospective learning curve analysis of two surgeons
    Sarah Mason
    King s College London, Division of Cancer Studies, Cancer Epidemiology Group, London, UK
    Ecancermedicalscience 10:651. 2016
    ..To document the learning curve for the laparoscopic radical prostatectomy (LRP) procedure and discuss the optimal usage of prospectively documented outcome data for reporting a surgeon's performance...
  59. pmc Prostate-specific antigen testing in inner London general practices: are those at higher risk most likely to get tested?
    Paul Nderitu
    Department of Oncology, Guy s Hospital, London, UK
    BMJ Open 6:e011356. 2016
    ..To investigate the association between factors influencing prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing prevalence including prostate cancer risk factors (age, ethnicity, obesity) and non-risk factors (social deprivation and comorbidity)...
  60. doi request reprint Irinotecan chemotherapy combined with fluoropyrimidines versus irinotecan alone for overall survival and progression-free survival in patients with advanced and/or metastatic colorectal cancer
    Wahyu Wulaningsih
    Cancer Epidemiology Group, Division of Studies, Faculty of Life Sciences and Medicine, King s College London, Research Oncology, 3rd Floor Bermondsey Wing, Guy s Hospital, London, England, UK, SE1 9RT
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2:CD008593. 2016
    ..Both irinotecan (IRI) and fluoropyrimidines are often included in first- or second- line chemotherapy treatment regimens in such patients. However, it is not clear whether combining these agents is superior to irinotecan alone...
  61. doi request reprint Prostate cancer incidence, clinical stage and survival in relation to obesity: a prospective cohort study in Denmark
    Henrik Møller
    King s College London, Section of Cancer Epidemiology and Population Health, London, United Kingdom Centre for Epidemiology, Mathematics and Statistics, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary University of London, London, United Kingdom Department of Public Health, Section for Epidemiology, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark
    Int J Cancer 136:1940-7. 2015
    ..The association was attenuated but not eliminated by statistical adjustment for stage, and the data are suggestive of a stage-independent causal pathway where prostate cancer in obese men has higher fatality, even in early-stage disease...
  62. doi request reprint Systematic review of radioguided versus wire-guided localization in the treatment of non-palpable breast cancers
    Muneer Ahmed
    Department of Research Oncology, King s College London, Guy s Hospital Campus, Great Maze Pond, London, SE1 9RT, UK
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 140:241-52. 2013
    ..RGL has a reduced operating time, but larger volume excisions compared to WGL. There is insufficient evidence to support the uptake of RGL over WGL, and larger, adequately powered, multi-centre RCTs are required. ..