Gillian K Reeves

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Hospital admissions in relation to body mass index in UK women: a prospective cohort study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 12:45. 2014
  2. pmc Body mass index and incident coronary heart disease in women: a population-based prospective study
    Dexter Canoy
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 11:87. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of genetic and environmental risk factors on in situ and invasive ductal breast cancer
    Gillian K Reeves
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Cancer 131:930-7. 2012
  4. pmc Breast cancer histological classification: agreement between the Office for National Statistics and the National Health Service Breast Screening Programme
    Toral Gathani
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R1090-6. 2005
  5. pmc Hormone replacement therapy and false positive recall in the Million Women Study: patterns of use, hormonal constituents and consistency of effect
    Emily Banks
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R8. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Incidence of breast cancer and its subtypes in relation to individual and multiple low-penetrance genetic susceptibility loci
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    JAMA 304:426-34. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy for menopause and breast-cancer risk by histological type: a cohort study and meta-analysis
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK
    Lancet Oncol 7:910-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in relation to abortion: Results from the EPIC study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 119:1741-5. 2006
  9. pmc Reproductive factors and specific histological types of breast cancer: prospective study and meta-analysis
    G K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:538-44. 2009
  10. pmc Cancer incidence and mortality in relation to body mass index in the Million Women Study: cohort study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 335:1134. 2007

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  1. pmc Hospital admissions in relation to body mass index in UK women: a prospective cohort study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 12:45. 2014
    ..We aim to describe the relationship between body mass index (BMI) and rates of hospital admission in middle-aged UK women...
  2. pmc Body mass index and incident coronary heart disease in women: a population-based prospective study
    Dexter Canoy
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 11:87. 2013
    ..We examined the relation between BMI and incident CHD overall and across different risk factors of the disease in the Million Women Study...
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of the effects of genetic and environmental risk factors on in situ and invasive ductal breast cancer
    Gillian K Reeves
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Int J Cancer 131:930-7. 2012
    ..The lack of association between BMI and DCIS suggests a greater influence of BMI on disease progression...
  4. pmc Breast cancer histological classification: agreement between the Office for National Statistics and the National Health Service Breast Screening Programme
    Toral Gathani
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R1090-6. 2005
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  5. pmc Hormone replacement therapy and false positive recall in the Million Women Study: patterns of use, hormonal constituents and consistency of effect
    Emily Banks
    National Centre for Epidemiology and Population Health, Australian National University, ACT 0200, Australia
    Breast Cancer Res 8:R8. 2006
    ..The aim of this study is to investigate in detail the relationship between patterns of use of HRT and false positive recall...
  6. doi request reprint Incidence of breast cancer and its subtypes in relation to individual and multiple low-penetrance genetic susceptibility loci
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    JAMA 304:426-34. 2010
    ..There is limited evidence on how the risk of breast cancer and its subtypes depend on low-penetrance susceptibility loci, individually or in combination...
  7. ncbi request reprint Hormonal therapy for menopause and breast-cancer risk by histological type: a cohort study and meta-analysis
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK
    Lancet Oncol 7:910-8. 2006
    ..Little information is available on how the risk of breast cancer associated with the use of hormone therapy for menopause varies by histological type. We aimed to describe such associations for eight histological types of breast cancer...
  8. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer risk in relation to abortion: Results from the EPIC study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Research UK Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 119:1741-5. 2006
    ..95 (0.87-1.03). Overall, the findings provide further unbiased evidence of the lack of an adverse effect of induced abortion on breast cancer risk...
  9. pmc Reproductive factors and specific histological types of breast cancer: prospective study and meta-analysis
    G K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 100:538-44. 2009
    ..The effect of menopause did not vary significantly by tumour histology. Meta-analysis of published results on the effects of age at menarche and age at first birth on ductal and lobular cancers were in keeping with our findings...
  10. pmc Cancer incidence and mortality in relation to body mass index in the Million Women Study: cohort study
    Gillian K Reeves
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF
    BMJ 335:1134. 2007
    ..To examine the relation between body mass index (kg/m2) and cancer incidence and mortality...
  11. pmc Gene-environment interactions in 7610 women with breast cancer: prospective evidence from the Million Women Study
    Ruth C Travis
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 375:2143-51. 2010
    ..To test for evidence of gene-environment interactions, we compared genotypic relative risks for breast cancer across the other risk factors in a large UK prospective study...
  12. doi request reprint Moderate alcohol intake and cancer incidence in women
    Naomi E Allen
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:296-305. 2009
    ..With the exception of breast cancer, little is known about the effect of moderate intakes of alcohol, or of particular types of alcohol, on cancer risk in women...
  13. doi request reprint Factors associated with incident and fatal pancreatic cancer in a cohort of middle-aged women
    Richard J Stevens
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 124:2400-5. 2009
    ..22-2.03, with vs. without such a history). These factors were also associated with increased mortality from pancreatic cancer. Height, alcohol consumption and physical activity showed little or no association with pancreatic cancer risk...
  14. pmc Different effects of age, adiposity and physical activity on the risk of ankle, wrist and hip fractures in postmenopausal women
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Bone 50:1394-400. 2012
    ..Ankle, wrist and hip fractures are extremely common in postmenopausal women, but the associations with age, adiposity, and physical activity differ substantially between the three fracture sites...
  15. doi request reprint Diabetes and modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease: the prospective Million Women Study
    Elizabeth A Spencer
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Epidemiol 23:793-9. 2008
    ..Of the modifiable factors examined in middle aged women with diabetes, smoking causes the greatest increase in cardiovascular disease, especially in those with insulin treated diabetes...
  16. doi request reprint Body mass index and physical activity in relation to the incidence of hip fracture in postmenopausal women
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Bone Miner Res 26:1330-8. 2011
    ..68 (95% CI 0.62-0.75), with similar results for strenuous exercise. In this large cohort of postmenopausal women, BMI and physical activity had independent effects on hip fracture risk...
  17. doi request reprint Hormone replacement therapy and incidence of central nervous system tumours in the Million Women Study
    Victoria S Benson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 127:1692-8. 2010
    ..97, 95% CI: 0.82-1.16) (heterogeneity p < 0.001). Among current users of oestrogen-only and oestrogen-progestagen HRT, there was no significant heterogeneity by duration of use, hormonal constituent or mode of administration of HRT...
  18. doi request reprint Mobile phone use and risk of brain neoplasms and other cancers: prospective study
    Victoria S Benson
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, UK
    Int J Epidemiol 42:792-802. 2013
    ..Results from some retrospective studies suggest a possible increased risk of glioma and acoustic neuroma in users of mobile phones...
  19. pmc The 21st century hazards of smoking and benefits of stopping: a prospective study of one million women in the UK
    Kirstin Pirie
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 381:133-41. 2013
    ..Hence, only in the 21st century can we observe directly the full effects of prolonged smoking, and of prolonged cessation, on mortality among women in the UK...
  20. pmc Night Shift Work and Breast Cancer Incidence: Three Prospective Studies and Meta-analysis of Published Studies
    Ruth C Travis
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK RCT, AB, GKF, PNA, GKR, XSW, AWR, TG, JG, TJK, VB Worldwide Epidemiology, GlaxoSmithKline R and D, Uxbridge, UK AWR Department of Oncoplastic Breast Surgery, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK TG Clinical Trial Service Unit and Epidemiological Studies Unit CTSU, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK RP
    J Natl Cancer Inst 108:. 2016
    ..We therefore aimed to generate prospective epidemiological evidence on night shift work and breast cancer incidence...
  21. pmc Reported frequency of physical activity in a large epidemiological study: relationship to specific activities and repeatability over time
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:97. 2011
    ..We examine the relationships between various physical activities self-reported at different times in a large cohort study of middle-aged UK women...
  22. pmc Social participation and coronary heart disease risk in a large prospective study of UK women
    Sarah Floud
    Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 23:995-1002. 2016
    ..Participation in social activities is thought to prevent heart disease, but evidence is inconclusive...
  23. doi request reprint Age at menarche and risks of coronary heart and other vascular diseases in a large UK cohort
    Dexter Canoy
    From the Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Circulation 131:237-44. 2015
    ..We examined CHD, cerebrovascular disease, and hypertensive disease risks by age at menarche in a large prospective study of UK women...
  24. doi request reprint The association of plasma IGF-I with dietary, lifestyle, anthropometric, and early life factors in postmenopausal women
    Kathryn E Bradbury
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK Electronic address
    Growth Horm IGF Res 25:90-5. 2015
    ....
  25. pmc Source of dietary fibre and diverticular disease incidence: a prospective study of UK women
    Francesca L Crowe
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Gut 63:1450-6. 2014
    ..We assessed these associations in a large UK prospective study of middle-aged women...
  26. pmc Lifetime body size and reproductive factors: comparisons of data recorded prospectively with self reports in middle age
    Benjamin J Cairns
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    BMC Med Res Methodol 11:7. 2011
    ....
  27. pmc Reproductive history and pancreatic cancer incidence and mortality in a cohort of postmenopausal women
    Richard J Stevens
    Department of Primary Health Care, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1457-60. 2009
    ..Any effect of reproductive history and pancreatic cancer risk in women is likely to be weak, if it exists at all...
  28. pmc The role of health-related behavioural factors in accounting for inequalities in coronary heart disease risk by education and area deprivation: prospective study of 1.2 million UK women
    Sarah Floud
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Old Road Campus, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford, OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 14:145. 2016
    ....
  29. pmc Body size in early life and risk of lymphoid malignancies and histological subtypes in adulthood
    TienYu Owen Yang
    Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 139:42-9. 2016
    ..In conclusion, our findings suggest a possible role of adiposity throughout adulthood in the risk of lymphoid malignancy, but the independent contribution of body size at birth and during childhood appears to be small...
  30. pmc Variations in vascular mortality trends, 2001-2010, among 1.3 million women with different lifestyle risk factors for the disease
    Benjamin J Cairns
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Prev Cardiol 22:1626-34. 2015
    ..We examined whether this decline differed by lifestyle risk factors for vascular disease...
  31. pmc Marital status and ischemic heart disease incidence and mortality in women: a large prospective study
    Sarah Floud
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    BMC Med 12:42. 2014
    ..We examined the relation between marital status and IHD incidence and mortality in the Million Women Study...
  32. doi request reprint Symposium 1: Overnutrition: consequences and solutions. Obesity and cancer risk
    Timothy J Key
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Proc Nutr Soc 69:86-90. 2010
    ..Estimates of the percentage of cancers that can be attributed to excess body weight suggest that in the UK and similar countries approximately 5% of all cancers are attributable to overweight and obesity...
  33. pmc Pooling biomarker data from different studies of disease risk, with a focus on endogenous hormones
    Timothy J Key
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Clinical Medicine, Oxford University, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, United Kingdom
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:960-5. 2010
    ....
  34. pmc Lung cancer in never smokers in the UK Million Women Study
    Kirstin Pirie
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 139:347-54. 2016
    ..The findings were not materially affected by restricting the analyses to adenocarcinomas, the most common histological type among never smokers. ..
  35. doi request reprint Frequent physical activity may not reduce vascular disease risk as much as moderate activity: large prospective study of women in the United Kingdom
    Miranda E G Armstrong
    From Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Circulation 131:721-9. 2015
    ....
  36. pmc Tubal ligation and incidence of 26 site-specific cancers in the Million Women Study
    Kezia Gaitskell
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Richard Doll Building, Roosevelt Drive, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Cancer 114:1033-7. 2016
    ..Associations with breast, endometrial and cervical cancers have been suggested. We investigated associations for 26 site-specific cancers in a large UK cohort...
  37. pmc Risk Factors for Cataracts Treated Surgically in Postmenopausal Women
    Sarah Floud
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom Electronic address
    Ophthalmology 123:1704-10. 2016
    ..To identify risk factors for cataracts treated surgically in postmenopausal women...
  38. pmc Relationship of Height to Site-Specific Fracture Risk in Postmenopausal Women
    Miranda EG Armstrong
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Bone Miner Res 31:725-31. 2016
    ..15 per 10 cm, CI 1.12-1.18), but there was only very weak evidence of a possible difference in risk between the sites (pheterogeneity = 0.03). In conclusion, taller women are at increased risk of fracture, especially of the neck of femur...
  39. doi request reprint Physical activity in relation to body size and composition in women in UK Biobank
    Wenji Guo
    Cancer Epidemiology Unit, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Electronic address
    Ann Epidemiol 25:406-413.e6. 2015
    ..We examined the association of self-reported physical activity with measures of total and central adiposity...
  40. pmc Tea and coffee and risk of endometrial cancer: cohort study and meta-analysis
    TienYu Owen Yang
    From the Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 101:570-8. 2015
    ..Previous reports, mostly from retrospective studies, suggested possible protective effects of both tea and coffee against endometrial cancer, but recent reports from prospective studies generally showed weaker or null associations...