Cambridge University EPIC-Norfolk
  EPIC-Norfolk: Publications
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M Wong, NE Day. (2000) Validation studies in epidemiology: the relative precision of different designs. J Epidemiol Biostat 5 (6):331-337.

V Benetou, Y Chloptsios, X Zavitsanos, D Karalis, A Naska, A Trichopoulou. (2000) Total cholesterol and {HDL}-cholesterol in relation to socioeconomic status in a sample of 11,645 Greek adults: the EPIC study in {Greece}. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Nutrition and Cancer. Scand J Public Health 28 (4):260-265.

A Trichopoulou, C Gnardellis, A Lagiou, V Benetou, D Trichopoulos. (2000) Body mass index in relation to energy intake and expenditure among adults in {Greece}. Epidemiology 11 (3):333-336.

N Slimani, P Ferrari, M Ocke, A Welch, H Boeing, M Liere, V Pala, P Amiano, A Lagiou, I Mattisson, C Stripp, D Engeset, R Charrondiere, M Buzzard, W Staveren, E Riboli. (2000) Standardization of the 24-hour diet recall calibration method used in the european prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC): general concepts and preliminary results. Eur J Clin Nutr 54 (12):900-917.

PG Surtees, NW Wainwright, C Brayne. (2000) Psychosocial aetiology of chronic disease: a pragmatic approach to the assessment of lifetime affective morbidity in an EPIC component study. J Epidemiol Community Health 54 (2):114-122.

E Sala, R Warren, J McCann, S Duffy, R Luben, N Day. (2000) High-risk mammographic parenchymal patterns, hormone replacement therapy and other risk factors: a case-control study. Int J Epidemiol 29 (4):629-636.

E Sala, R Warren, J McCann, S Duffy, R Luben, N Day. (2000) Smoking and high-risk mammographic parenchymal patterns: a case-control study. Breast Cancer Res 2 (1):59-63.

LA Sargeant, A Jaeckel, NJ Wareham. (2000) Interaction of vitamin C with the relation between smoking and obstructive airways disease in EPIC Norfolk. {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition. Eur Respir J 16 (3):397-403.

LA Sargeant, NJ Wareham, S Bingham, NE Day, RN Luben, S Oakes, A Welch, KT Khaw. (2000) Vitamin C and hyperglycemia in the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer--Norfolk (EPIC-Norfolk) study: a population-based study. Diabetes Care 23 (6):726-732.

R Paridaens, L Biganzoli, P Bruning, JG Klijn, T Gamucci, S Houston, R Coleman, J Schachter, Van Vreckem, R Sylvester, A Awada, J Wildiers, M Piccart. (2000) Paclitaxel versus doxorubicin as first-line single-agent chemotherapy for metastatic breast cancer: a {Europe}an Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer Randomized Study with cross-over. J Clin Oncol 18 (4):724-733.

E Sala, L Solomon, R Warren, J McCann, S Duffy, R Luben, N Day. (2000) Size, node status and grade of breast tumours: association with mammographic parenchymal patterns. Eur Radiol 10 (1):157-161.

E Sala, R Warren, S Duffy, A Welch, R Luben, N Day. (2000) High risk mammographic parenchymal patterns and diet: a case-control study. Br J Cancer 83 (1):121-126.

LA Sargeant, NJ Wareham, KT Khaw. (2000) Family history of diabetes identifies a group at increased risk for the metabolic consequences of obesity and physical inactivity in EPIC-Norfolk: a population-based study. The {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer. Int J Obes Relat Metab Disord 24 (10):1333-1339.

LA Sargeant, NJ Wareham, KT Khaw. (2000) Hormone replacement therapy and glucose tolerance in EPIC-Norfolk: a population-based study. Diabetes Metab Res Rev 16 (1):20-25.

MB Schulze, A Kroke, MM Bergmann, H Boeing. (2000) Differences of blood pressure estimates between consecutive measurements on one occasion: implications for inter-study comparability of epidemiologic studies. Eur J Epidemiol 16 (10):891-898.

E Riboli. (2000) The {Europe}an prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition: perspectives for cancer prevention. Nestle Nutr Workshop Ser Clin Perform Programme 4 ():117-30; discussion131--3.

AK Kubik, DM Parkin, P Zatloukal. (2000) Czech Study on Lung Cancer Screening: post-trial follow-up of lung cancer deaths up to year 15~{s}ince enrollment. Cancer 89 (11 Suppl):2363-2368.

A Loktionov, S Scollen, N McKeown, SA Bingham. (2000) Gene-nutrient interactions: dietary behaviour associated with high coronary heart disease risk particularly affects serum LDL cholesterol in apolipoprotein E epsilon4-carrying free-living individuals. Br J Nutr 84 (6):885-890.

AR Hart, HJ Kennedy, WS Stebbings, NE Day. (2000) How frequently do large bowel diverticula perforate? An incidence and cross-sectional study. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 12 (6):661-665.

CS Healey, AM Dunning, F Durocher, D Teare, PD Pharoah, RN Luben, DF Easton, BA Ponder. (2000) Polymorphisms in the human aromatase cytochrome P450 gene (CYP19) and breast cancer risk. Carcinogenesis 21 (2):189-193.

CS Healey, AM Dunning, MD Teare, D Chase, L Parker, J Burn, J Chang-Claude, A Mannermaa, V Kataja, DG Huntsman, PD Pharoah, RN Luben, DF Easton, BA Ponder. (2000) A common variant in BRCA2 is associated with both breast cancer risk and prenatal viability. Nat Genet 26 (3):362-364.

AA Ismail, TW ONeill, W Cockerill, JD Finn, JB Cannata, K Hoszowski, O Johnell, C Matthis, H Raspe, A Raspe, J Reeve, AJ Silman. (2000) Validity of self-report of fractures: results from a prospective study in men and women across {Europe}. EPOS Study Group. {Europe}an Prospective Osteoporosis Study Group. Osteoporos Int 11 (3):248-254.

N Crabtree, M Lunt, G Holt, H Kroger, H Burger, S Grazio, KT Khaw, RS Lorenc, J Nijs, J Stepan, JA Falch, T Miazgowski, P Raptou, HA Pols, J Dequeker, S Havelka, K Hoszowski, I Jajic, S Czekalski, G Lyritis, AJ Silman, J Reeve. (2000) Hip geometry, bone mineral distribution, and bone strength in {Europe}an men and women: the EPOS study. Bone 27 (1):151-159.

GE Fraser, A Welch, R Luben, SA Bingham, NE Day. (2000) The effect of age, sex, and education on food consumption of a middle-aged English cohort-EPIC in East Anglia. Prev Med 30 (1):26-34.

S Carette, PG Surtees, NW Wainwright, KT Khaw, DP Symmons, AJ Silman. (2000) The role of life events and childhood experiences in the development of rheumatoid arthritis. J Rheumatol 27 (9):2123-2130.

Deharveng, Charrondiere, Slimani, Riboli, Southgate. (2000) Response to the letter submitted by B olmedilla and F granado entitled 'Carotenoids and retinol-equivalents in food composition tables from european countries (EPIC study)' Eur J Clin Nutr 54 (3):270-271.

H Boeing, UM Weisgerber, A Jeckel, HJ Rose, A Kroke. (2000) Association between glycated hemoglobin and diet and other lifestyle factors in a nondiabetic population: cross-sectional evaluation of data from the Potsdam cohort of the {Europe}an Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition Study. Am J Clin Nutr 71 (5):1115-1122.

AE Black, AA Welch, SA Bingham. (2000) Validation of dietary intakes measured by diet history against 24 h urinary nitrogen excretion and energy expenditure measured by the doubly-labelled water method in middle-aged women. Br J Nutr 83 (4):341-354.

L Baglietto, R Torrisi, G Arena, F Tosetti, AG Gonzaga, W Pasquetti, C Robertson, A Decensi. (2000) Ocular effects of fenretinide, a vitamin A analog, in a chemoprevention trial of bladder cancer. Cancer Detect Prev 24 (4):369-375.

MJ Tormo, C Navarro, MD Chirlaque, X Barber, Spain. Group. (2000) Is there a different dietetic pattern depending on self-knowledge of high blood pressure? Eur J Epidemiol 16 (10):963-971.