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Previous Publications - All publications 2013-2014

1. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Ruder A., Blair A., Hansen J., Lynge E., Charbotel B., Loomis D., Kauppinen T., Kyyronen P., Pukkala E., Weiderpass E., Guha N. (2014) Tetrachloroethylene exposure and bladder cancer risk: a meta-analysis of dry-cleaning-worker studies Environ Health Perspect.; 122(7):661-666. PMID: 24659585

2. Samet J.M., Straif K., Schuz J., Saracci R. (2014) The authors respond Epidemiology; 25(4):618. PMID: 24887168

3. Guha N., Loomis D., Straif K. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A38. PMID: 25018341

4. Loomis D., Guha N., Straif K. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A41. PMID: 25018353

5. Guha N., Puricelli Perin D., Burton A., Loomis D. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A106. PMID: 25018189

6. Consonni D., De Matteis S., Olsson A., Pesch B., Kromhout H., Straif K., Bruning T. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A27. PMID: 25018303

7. Lander L., Patel K., Loomis D., Watanabe-Galloway S., Haynatzki G., Gofin R., Jadhav R., Rautiainen R. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A43. PMID: 25018359

8. Kromhout H., Houba R., Peters S., Schuz J., Straif K., Kashansky S., Kovalevskiy E., Schonfeld S., McCormack V., Vermeulen R. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A48. PMID: 25018374

9. Olsson A., Denholm R., Schuz J., Straif K., Bonas F., Ali F.M. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A45-A46. PMID: 25018367

10. Olsson A., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Pesch B., Behrens T., Kendzia B., Schuz J., Straif K. (2014) Occupational and Environmental Medicine; A46-A47. PMID: 25018370

11. Hamra G.B., Loomis D., Dement J. (2014) Examining the association of lung cancer and highly correlated fibre size-specific asbestos exposures with a hierarchical Bayesian model Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 71(5):353-357. PMID: 24569623

12. Loomis D., Huang W., Chen G. (2014) The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) evaluation of the carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution: focus on China Chin J Cancer; 33(4):189-196. PMID: 24694836

13. Scoccianti C., Lauby-Secretan B., Bello P.Y., Chajes V., Romieu I. (2014) Female breast cancer and alcohol consumption: a review of the literature Am.J Prev Med.; 46(3):S16-S25. PMID: 24512927

14. Vlaanderen J., Portengen L., Schuz J., Olsson A., Pesch B., Kendzia B., Stucker I., Guida F., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Consonni D., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Siemiatycki J., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Gustavsson P., Plato N., Jockel K.H., Ahrens W., Pohlabeln H., Tardon A., Zaridze D., Field J.K., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Rudnai P., Fabianova E., Stanescu Dumitru R., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Boffetta P., Forastiere F., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., Peters S., Bruning T., Kromhout H., Straif K., Vermeulen R. (2014) Effect modification of the association of cumulative exposure and cancer risk by intensity of exposure and time since exposure cessation: a flexible method applied to cigarette smoking and lung cancer in the SYNERGY Study Am.J Epidemiol; 179(3):290-298. PMID: 24355332

15. Portier C.J., Goldman L.R., Goldstein B.D. (2014) Inconclusive findings: now you see them, now you don't! Environ.Health Perspect.; 122(2):A36. PMID: 24486734

16. Seidler A., Bruning T., Taeger D., Mohner M., Gawrych K., Bergmann A., Haerting J., Bolt H.M., Straif K., Harth V. (2014) Cancer incidence among workers occupationally exposed to dinitrotoluene in the copper mining industry Int Arch.Occup.Environ.Health; 87(2):117-124. PMID: 23274286

17. Marks M.A., Chaturvedi A.K., Kelsey K., Straif K., Berthiller J., Schwartz S.M., Smith E., Wyss A., Brennan P., Olshan A.F., Wei Q., Sturgis E.M., Zhang Z.F., Morgenstern H., Muscat J., Lazarus P., McClean M., Chen C., Vaughan T.L., Wunsch-Filho V., Curado M.P., Koifman S., Matos E., Menezes A., Daudt A.W., Fernandez L., Posner M., Boffetta P., Lee Y.C., Hashibe M., D'Souza G. (2014) Association of Marijuana Smoking with Oropharyngeal and Oral Tongue Cancers: Pooled Analysis from the INHANCE Consortium Cancer epidemiology, biomarkers & prevention; 23(1):160-171. PMID: 24351902

18. Samet J.M., Straif K., Schuz J., Saracci R. (2014) Epidemiology; 25(1):23-27. PMID: 24296926

19. Loomis D., Grosse Y., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) The carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution Lancet oncology; 14(13):1262-1263. PMID: 25035875

20. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Martinsen J.I., Kauppinen T., Pukkala E., Sparen P., Tryggvadottir L., Weiderpass E., Kjaerheim K. (2013) Cholangiocarcinoma among workers in the printing industry: using the NOCCA database to elucidate the generalisability of a cluster report from Japan Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(12):828-830. PMID: 24142991

21. Kendzia B., Behrens T., Jockel K.H., Siemiatycki J., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Van Gelder R., Olsson A., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Stucker I., Guida F., Tardon A., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Pohlabeln H., Ahrens W., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Consonni D., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Lissowska J., Gustavsson P., Marcus M., Fabianova E., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., Tse L.A., Yu I.T., Rudnai P., Bencko V., Janout V., Mates D., Foretova L., Forastiere F., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., Boffetta P., Schuz J., Straif K., Pesch B., Bruning T. (2013) Welding and lung cancer in a pooled analysis of case-control studies Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(10):1513-1525. PMID: 24052544

22. Behrens T., Kendzia B., Treppmann T., Olsson A., Jockel K.H., Gustavsson P., Pohlabeln H., Ahrens W., Bruske I., Wichmann H.E., Merletti F., Mirabelli D., Richiardi L., Simonato L., Zaridze D., Szeszenia-Dabrowska N., Rudnai P., Lissowska J., Fabianova E., Tardon A., Field J., Stanescu Dumitru R., Bencko V., Foretova L., Janout V., Siemiatycki J., Parent M.E., McLaughlin J., Demers P., Landi M.T., Caporaso N., Kromhout H., Vermeulen R., Peters S., Benhamou S., Stucker I., Guida F., Consonni D., Bueno-de-Mesquita B., 't Mannetje A., Pearce N., Tse L.A., Yu I.T., Plato N., Boffetta P., Straif K., Schuz J., Pesch B., Bruning T. (2013) Lung cancer risk among bakers, pastry cooks and confectionary makers: the SYNERGY study Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(11):810-814. PMID: 23911873

23. Herceg Z., Lambert M.P., van Veldhoven K., Demetriou C., Vineis P., Smith M.T., Straif K., Wild C.P. (2013) Towards incorporating epigenetic mechanisms into carcinogen identification and evaluation Carcinogenesis; 34(9):1955-1967. PMID: 23749751

24. Scoccianti C., Straif K., Romieu I. (2013) Recent evidence on alcohol and cancer epidemiology Future.Oncol; 9(9):1315-1322. PMID: 23980679

25. Consonni D., Straif K., Symons J.M., Tomenson J.A., van Amelsvoort L.G., Sleeuwenhoek A., Cherrie J.W., Bonetti P., Colombo I., Farrar D.G., Bertazzi P.A. (2013) Cancer risk among tetrafluoroethylene synthesis and polymerization workers Am.J Epidemiol.; 178(3):350-358. PMID: 23828249

26. Schuz J., Schonfeld S.J., Kromhout H., Straif K., Kashanskiy S.V., Kovalevskiy E.V., Bukhtiyarov I.V., McCormack V. (2013) A retrospective cohort study of cancer mortality in employees of a Russian chrysotile asbestos mine and mills: study rationale and key features Cancer Epidemiol.; 37(4):440-445. PMID: 23608525

27. Vlaanderen J., Taeger D., Wellman J., Keil U., Schuz J., Straif K. (2013) Extended cancer mortality follow-up of a German rubber industry cohort J Occup.Environ.Med.; 55(8):966-972. PMID: 23887703

28. Grosse Y., Loomis D., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) Carcinogenicity of some drugs and herbal products Lancet oncology; 14(9):807-808. PMID: 24058961

29. Vlaanderen J., Straif K., Pukkala E., Kauppinen T., Kyyronen P., Martinsen J.I., Kjaerheim K., Tryggvadottir L., Hansen J., Sparen P., Weiderpass E. (2013) Occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and perchloroethylene and the risk of lymphoma, liver, and kidney cancer in four Nordic countries Occup.Environ.Med.; 70(6):393-401. PMID: 23447073

30. Loomis D., Sim M.R. (2013) 2012: the year in review Occupational and Environmental Medicine; 70(5):287-288. PMID: 23572535

31. Lauby-Secretan B., Loomis D., Grosse Y., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) Carcinogenicity of polychlorinated biphenyls and polybrominated biphenyls Lancet oncology; 14(4):287-288. PMID: 23499544

32. Drobna Z., Del Razo L.M., Garcia-Vargas G.G., Sanchez-Pena L.C., Barrera-Hernandez A., Styblo M., Loomis D. (2013) Environmental exposure to arsenic, AS3MT polymorphism and prevalence of diabetes in Mexico J Expo.Sci.Environ.Epidemiol.; 23(2):151-155. PMID: 23093101

33. GBD 2010 Country Collaboration (2013) GBD 2010 country results: a global public good Lancet; 381(9871):965-970. PMID: 23668561

34. Guha N., Ward M.H., Gunier R., Colt J.S., Lea C.S., Buffler P.A., Metayer C. (2013) Characterization of residential pesticide use and chemical formulations through self-report and household inventory: the Northern California Childhood Leukemia study Environ.Health Perspect.; 121(2):276-282. PMID: 23110983

35. Carretier J., Charbotel B., Baan R., Tallaa L., Grosse Y., Philip T., Straif K., Fervers B. (2013) Reassessment of human carcinogens (volumes 100C and 100F of IARC monographs) and recognition as occupational diseases Environ.Risque Sante; 12(1):41-53.

36. Loomis D., Grosse Y., Lauby-Secretan B., El Ghissassi F., Bouvard V., Benbrahim-Tallaa L., Guha N., Baan R., Mattock H., Straif K. (2013) The carcinogenicity of outdoor air pollution Lancet Oncol.; 14(13):1262-1263.