Charles A Stiller

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Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Small-area analyses of bone cancer diagnosed in Great Britain provide clues to aetiology
    Richard J Q McNally
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, England, UK
    BMC Cancer 12:270. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of sarcomas in Europe: report from the RARECARE project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Cancer 49:684-95. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Population survival from childhood cancer in Britain during 1978-2005 by eras of entry to clinical trials
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, New Richards Building, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Ann Oncol 23:2464-9. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Geographical patterns of childhood cancer incidence in Europe, 1988-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:1952-60. 2006
  5. pmc Patterns of care and survival for patients aged under 40 years with bone sarcoma in Britain, 1980-1994
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:22-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival of children with soft-tissue sarcoma in Europe since 1978: results from the EUROCARE study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 37:767-74. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival of children with bone sarcoma in Europe since 1978: results from the EUROCARE study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 37:760-6. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence and survival in European adolescents (1978-1997). Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2006-18. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Liver cancer in European children: incidence and survival, 1978-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2115-23. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Bone tumours in European children and adolescents, 1978-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2124-35. 2006

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  1. pmc Small-area analyses of bone cancer diagnosed in Great Britain provide clues to aetiology
    Richard J Q McNally
    Institute of Health and Society, Newcastle University, England, UK
    BMC Cancer 12:270. 2012
    ..We investigated putative associations with deprivation and population density...
  2. doi request reprint Descriptive epidemiology of sarcomas in Europe: report from the RARECARE project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Eur J Cancer 49:684-95. 2013
    ..The diversity and rarity of sarcomas combined with the quite large number of people affected by them mean that they provide a classic example of the importance of networking in diagnosis, therapy and research for rare cancers...
  3. doi request reprint Population survival from childhood cancer in Britain during 1978-2005 by eras of entry to clinical trials
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, New Richards Building, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LG, UK
    Ann Oncol 23:2464-9. 2012
    ..Inclusion in clinical trials is generally viewed as best practice for most newly diagnosed childhood cancers, but the impact on population-based survival has rarely been examined...
  4. ncbi request reprint Geographical patterns of childhood cancer incidence in Europe, 1988-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:1952-60. 2006
    ..The geographical heterogeneity of incidence rates for other diagnostic groups seems more likely to reflect variations in underlying risk...
  5. pmc Patterns of care and survival for patients aged under 40 years with bone sarcoma in Britain, 1980-1994
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Cancer 94:22-9. 2006
    ..For both OS and ES diagnosed since 1985, patients whose main treatment centre was a nonspecialist hospital had a lower survival rate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Survival of children with soft-tissue sarcoma in Europe since 1978: results from the EUROCARE study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 37:767-74. 2001
    ..In a supplementary analysis, there was little indication of a further improvement during 1990--1992...
  7. ncbi request reprint Survival of children with bone sarcoma in Europe since 1978: results from the EUROCARE study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 37:760-6. 2001
    ..Improvements in survival which had previously been reported from individual countries and in clinical series are confirmed as having taken place throughout much of Europe on a population basis...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cancer incidence and survival in European adolescents (1978-1997). Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2006-18. 2006
    ..Survival increased significantly during 1978-1997 for all cancers combined and for all diagnostic groups with sufficient registrations for analysis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Liver cancer in European children: incidence and survival, 1978-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2115-23. 2006
    ..These increases reflect the impact of advances in treatment of childhood liver cancer at a population level...
  10. ncbi request reprint Bone tumours in European children and adolescents, 1978-1997. Report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Eur J Cancer 42:2124-35. 2006
    ..Between 1978-1982 and 1993-1997, survival increased for both children and adolescents with osteosarcoma, and for children with Ewing's sarcoma...
  11. ncbi request reprint International patterns of cancer incidence in adolescents
    Charles A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Cancer Treat Rev 33:631-45. 2007
    ..More complete delineation of worldwide patterns of cancer in adolescence would be facilitated by availability of more data classified in a standard way to take account of morphology...
  12. pmc Population mixing, socioeconomic status and incidence of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukaemia in England and Wales: analysis by census ward
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford OX2 6HJUK, UK
    Br J Cancer 98:1006-11. 2008
    ..The association with diversity of incomers, especially in rural areas, is also consistent with the higher incidence of leukaemia predicted by Kinlen, where population mixing results in below average herd immunity to an infectious agent...
  13. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology and genetics of childhood cancer
    Charles A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, OX2 6HJ, UK
    Oncogene 23:6429-44. 2004
    ..Many putative risk factors can hardly ever be investigated epidemiologically except by interview or questionnaire studies. Some recent examples illustrate the continuing problems of participation bias and recall bias...
  14. doi request reprint Cancer risk among children born after assisted conception
    Carrie L Williams
    From the Institute of Child Health, University College London C L W, B J B, A G S, and the Reproductive Medicine Unit, University College London Hospitals M D, London the Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, Oxford K J B, C A S, M F G M and the Paediatric Oncology Department, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh W H W all in the United Kingdom
    N Engl J Med 369:1819-27. 2013
    ..Accurate population-based data are needed on the incidence of cancer in children born after assisted conception...
  15. pmc Patterns of care and survival for adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia--a population-based study
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 79:658-65. 1999
    ..We conclude that survival has improved for adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia but that there is at present no evidence that centralized treatment results in a survival benefit for patients in this age group...
  16. pmc Childhood cancer and ethnic group in Britain: a United Kingdom children's Cancer Study Group (UKCCSG) study
    C A Stiller
    University of Oxford, Department of Paediatrics, UK
    Br J Cancer 64:543-8. 1991
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  17. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma: treatment and survival in Great Britain 1963 to 2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:38-9. 2009
    ..This paper describes the treatment and survival of 1576 children with retinoblastoma in Great Britain diagnosed 1963-2002...
  18. doi request reprint Retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1963-2002
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:33-7. 2009
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  19. doi request reprint Non-ocular tumours following retinoblastoma in Great Britain 1951 to 2004
    A MacCarthy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, 57 Woodstock Road, Oxford OX2 6HJ, UK
    Br J Ophthalmol 93:1159-62. 2009
    ..Retinoblastoma occurs in both a heritable and a non-heritable form. In the heritable form, there is a predisposition to the development of non-ocular tumours...
  20. ncbi request reprint Childhood leukemia incidence in Britain, 1974-2000: time trends and possible relation to influenza epidemics
    Mary E Kroll
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:417-20. 2006
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  21. pmc Ethnic group and survival from childhood cancer: report from the UK Children's Cancer Study Group
    C A Stiller
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Department of Paediatrics, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Cancer 82:1339-43. 2000
    ..Among children with ALL, however, the relative risk of death allowing for period of diagnosis, age and white blood count was 1.25 for those of South Asian ethnic origin compared with Whites (P = 0.057)...
  22. doi request reprint Childhood and adult cancers: contrasts and commonalities
    Michael F G Murphy
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, New Richards Building, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LG, United Kingdom
    Maturitas 76:95-8. 2013
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  23. ncbi request reprint Paediatric myelodysplastic syndromes and juvenile myelomonocytic leukaemia in the UK: a population-based study of incidence and survival
    S Jane Passmore
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, Oxford, UK
    Br J Haematol 121:758-67. 2003
    ..This may be either a real difference in incidence or variation in reporting. Monosomy 7 is associated with poor outcome in MDS other than JMML. The prognosis of JMML depends on age, platelet count and fetal haemoglobin...
  24. pmc Trends in survival for childhood cancer in Britain diagnosed 1971-85
    C A Stiller
    University of Oxford, Department of Paediatrics, UK
    Br J Cancer 62:806-15. 1990
    ....
  25. pmc Contacts between adults as evidence for an infective origin of childhood leukaemia: an explanation for the excess near nuclear establishments in west Berkshire?
    L J Kinlen
    Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, UK
    Br J Cancer 64:549-54. 1991
    ..The findings are consistent with other evidence supporting the above hypothesis; they also suggest that contacts between adults may influence the incidence of leukaemia in children...
  26. pmc Centralised treatment, entry to trials and survival
    C A Stiller
    University of Oxford, Department of Paediatrics, UK
    Br J Cancer 70:352-62. 1994
    ..Population-based cancer registries are an invaluable source of data for such studies...
  27. pmc Neurofibromatosis and childhood leukaemia/lymphoma: a population-based UKCCSG study
    C A Stiller
    University of Oxford, Department of Paediatrics, UK
    Br J Cancer 70:969-72. 1994
    ..No abnormalities were reported of 17q, which includes the NF1 gene. CMML occurred predominantly in boys, who also had a family history of NF-1. ALL and NHL were more often found in children with no previous family history...
  28. pmc International variations in the incidence of childhood renal tumours
    C A Stiller
    University of Oxford, Department of Paediatrics, UK
    Br J Cancer 62:1026-30. 1990
    ..It accounted for a higher proportion of childhood renal tumours in East Asia but this was attributable to the lower incidence of Wilms' tumour in that region...
  29. ncbi request reprint Haematologists' approaches to the management of adolescents and young adults with acute leukaemia
    S Benjamin
    Childhood Cancer Research Group, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Haematol 111:1045-50. 2000
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  30. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma incidence and survival in European children (1978-1997): report from the Automated Childhood Cancer Information System project
    Claudia Spix
    German Childhood Cancer Registry, University Mainz, 55101 Mainz, Germany
    Eur J Cancer 42:2081-91. 2006
    ..Survival of older children (aged 2-14 years), which is likely to be largely affected by therapy, has also improved from 21% to 45%...
  31. doi request reprint Long-term population-based risks of breast cancer after childhood cancer
    Raoul C Reulen
    Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivor Studies, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 123:2156-63. 2008
    ..Among women who survived to an age of at least 50 years there is currently no evidence of an increased risk of breast cancer...
  32. doi request reprint Second primary neoplasms in survivors of Wilms' tumour--a population-based cohort study from the British Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
    Aliki J Taylor
    Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivor Studies, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
    Int J Cancer 122:2085-93. 2008
    ..Continued follow-up of these survivors is important to monitor such late effects of treatment. It is also important to evaluate the risk of second primary neoplasms following more recent lower radiation dose treatment practices...
  33. ncbi request reprint Risk of breast cancer in female survivors of childhood Hodgkin's disease in Britain: a population-based study
    Aliki J Taylor
    Centre for Childhood Cancer Survivor Studies, Department of Public Health and Epidemiology, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    Int J Cancer 120:384-91. 2007
    ..We hope that our data may provide a basis for future surveillance and for counselling survivors as to their likely risk of breast cancer...
  34. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma trends in Osaka, Japan, and Great Britain 1970-1994, in relation to screening
    Satoshi Honjo
    Epidemiology Unit, Research Institute, Tochigi Cancer Centre, Yonan 4 9 13, Utsunomiya, Tochigi ken 320 0834, Japan
    Int J Cancer 103:538-43. 2003
    ..0 and 57.5, respectively. Corresponding figures in Great Britain were 101.0, 115.1, 78.6 and 70.1, respectively. The present findings show little beneficial effect of the screening programme...
  35. ncbi request reprint Thyroid cancer in Belarus
    Charles A Stiller
    Int J Epidemiol 34:714. 2005