Sökning: "MultiGeneration Register"

Hittade 2 avhandlingar innehållade orden MultiGeneration Register.

  1. 1. Truncation and missing family links in population-based Registers

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

    Författare :Monica Leu; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Left-trunction; Swedish Cancer Registry; MultiGeneration Register; family history; misclassification; simulation; Poplab;

    Sammanfattning : Studies of familial aggregation of disease routinely use linked population registers to construct retrospective cohorts. Although such resources have provided numerous estimates of familial risk, little is known regarding the sensitivity of the estimates to assumed disease models and incompleteness of the data, such as truncation and/or missing family links. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Hormone-related factors and breast cancer : studies of risk and prognosis

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics

    Författare :Lena Rosenberg; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2006]
    Nyckelord :MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Epidemiology; breast neoplasms; body mass index; hormone replacement therapy; reproductive history; ductal carcinoma; lobular carcinoma; tubular carcinoma; estrogen receptor; progesterone receptor; risk assessment; survival;

    Sammanfattning : The main purpose of this thesis was to explore the influences of risk factors for breast cancer on breast cancer characteristics and survival. We evaluated the associations between number and timing of births and breast cancerspecific survival using data from the Swedish Cancer Register, the Swedish Cause of Death Register, and the MultiGeneration Register. LÄS MER