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A Clinical Outcome-Based Prospective Study on Venous Thromboembolism After Cancer Surgery: The @RISTOS Project
Summary Background Data:The epidemiology of venous thromboembolism (VTE) after cancer surgery is based on clinical trials on VTE prophylaxis that used venography to screen deep vein thrombosis (DVT).… Expand
Endometriosis: epidemiology and aetiological factors.
- P. Viganò, F. Parazzini, E. Somigliana, P. Vercellini
- Best practice & research. Clinical obstetrics…
- 1 April 2004
Estimates of the frequency of endometriosis vary widely. Based on the few reliable data, the prevalence of the condition can reasonably be assumed to be around 10%. Although no consistent information… Expand
Association between endometriosis and cancer: a comprehensive review and a critical analysis of clinical and epidemiological evidence.
- E. Somigliana, P. Vigano', F. Parazzini, S. Stoppelli, Erika Giambattista, P. Vercellini
- Gynecologic oncology
- 1 May 2006
OBJECTIVE This review was aimed to critically evaluate observational, cohort, and case-control studies performed so far in order to assess the association between endometriosis and malignant… Expand
Association between certain foods and risk of acute myocardial infarction in women.
STUDY OBJECTIVE--To examine the relation between selected foods and acute myocardial infarction in women. DESIGN--Case-control study conducted over five years. SETTING--30 Hospitals with coronary… Expand
Dietary factors and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer.
- C. la Vecchia, A. Decarli, +5 authors S. Franceschi
- Journal of the National Cancer Institute
- 1 October 1987
Dietary factors in the etiology of ovarian cancer were investigated with the use of data from a case-control study conducted in Northern Italy on 455 histologically confirmed epithelial carcinomas… Expand
Frequency and Determinants of Erectile Dysfunction in Italy
Objective: To analyze the prevalence and risk factors for erectile dysfunction (ED) in Italy in a cross–sectional study.Methods: Eligible for the study were men aged 18 years or more, randomly… Expand
Reproductive factors and risk of uterine fibroids.
- F. Parazzini, E. Negri, C. la Vecchia, L. Chatenoud, E. Ricci, P. Guarnerio
- 1 July 1996
We analyzed the relation between reproductive history and risk of uterine fibroids using data from a case-control study. Cases were 621 women with histologically confirmed diagnosis of uterine… Expand
Reproductive factors and risk of endometrial cancer.
- F. Parazzini, C. la Vecchia, E. Negri, L. Fedele, F. Balotta
- American journal of obstetrics and gynecology
- 1 February 1991
The role of reproductive factors in endometrial cancer risk has been analyzed in a case-control study conducted since 1983 in the greater Milan area on 568 women (cases) with histologically confirmed… Expand
The epidemiology of multiple births.
- R. Bortolus, F. Parazzini, L. Chatenoud, G. Benzi, M. M. Bianchi, A. Marini
- Medicine, Biology
- Human reproduction update
- 1 March 1999
On the basis of MEDLINE and manual searches, we examined the main papers in the English literature regarding risk factors for spontaneous (i.e. not related to fertility drug use) multiple births. The… Expand
Trends in male:female ratio among newborn infants in 29 countries from five continents.
We have analysed trends in male:female ratios among newborns between 1950 and 1990 in 29 countries from five continents. The numbers of liveborn males and females over the period 1950-1994 were… Expand