Publications

2007

Costanza MC, Beer-Borst S, Morabia A. How much additional physical activity is needed to achieve energy balance at the population level ? Am J Public Health (in press)

ZHANG FF, TERRY MB, HOU L, CHEN J, LISSOWSKA J, YEAGER M, ZATONSKI W, CHANOCK S, MORABIA A , CHOW W. Genetic Polymorphisms in Folate Metabolism and the Risk of Stomach Cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2007; 16:115-121.

2006

Morabia A . Costanza MC. Recent reversal of trends in hormone replacement therapy use in a European population. Menopause 2006; 13:111-115.

Morabia A . East Side Story. On being an epidemioliogist in the former USSR. Epidemiology 2006;17: 115–119.

Morabia A . Pierre-Charles-Alexandre Louis and the evaluation of bloodletting. J R Soc Med 2006;99:158-160.

Bauerfeind A, Knoblauc H, CostanzaMC, Luganskaja T, Toliat MR, Nuernberg P, Luft FC, Reich JG, Morabia A . Concordant association of lipid gene variation with a combined HDL/LDL-cholesterol phenotype in two European populations. Human Heredity 2006; 61:123-131.

Bouchardy C , Morabia A , Verkooijen HM, Fioretta G, Wespi Y, Schafer P. Remarkable change in age-specific breast cancer incidence in the Swiss canton of Geneva and its possible relation with the use of hormone replacement therapy. BMC Cancer 2006, 6:78 (22 March 2006) ( http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2407/6/78 )

Costanza MC, Lopez AD, Morabia A , Salamun J. Gender differentials in the evolution of cigarette smoking habits in a general European adult population from 1993-2003. BMC Public Health 2006, 6:130 (12 May 2006) ( http://www.biomedcentral.com/1471-2458/6/130 )

Morabia A.. Epidemiological causality. His Phil Life Sci 2005;27:365-79.

Morabia A. Joseph Goldberger's research on the prevention of pellagra. James Lind Library ( http://www.jameslindlibrary.org ) . Accessed Wednesday 18 October 2006.

Kyle UG, Zhang FF, Morabia A , Pichard C. Longitudinal study of body composition changes associated with weight change and physical activity. Nutrition 2006;22:1103-11.

Morabia A. Claude Bernard was a 19th century proponent of medicine based on evidence. Journal of Clinical Epidemiology. J Clin Epidemiol 2006;59:1150-4

Wolff H, Delhumeau C, Beer-Borst S, Golay A, Costanza MC, Morabia A. Converging Prevalences of Obesity across educational groups in Switzerland. Nutrition 2006;14:2080-88.

2005

Beer-Borst S, Costanza MC, Morabia A. Die Bedeutung von "Functional Food" in der Ernährung der erwachsenen Genfer Bevölkerung - eine Bestandesaufnahme. [The role of "Functional Food" in the nutrition of the Geneva adult population - an exploratory study]. In: Eichholzer M et al. (eds.) Fünfter Schweizerischer Ernährungsbericht/Fifth Swiss Nutrition Report. Bern: Bundesamt für Gesundheit/Swiss Federal Office of Public Health, 2005: 751-766.

Morabia A, Costanza MC. The obesity epidemic as harbinger of a metabolic disorder epidemic: trends in overweight, hypercholesterolemia, and diabetes treatment in Geneva, Switzerland, 1993-2002. Am J Public Health 2005; 95: 632-5.

Morabia A. Pierre-Charles-Alexandre Louis and the evaluation of bloodletting. The James Lind Library (www.jameslindlibrary.org).

Costanza MC, Wolff H, James RW, Morabia A. In a quasi-simultaneous assessment, imprecise cholesterol monitoring and screening tests were improved.. J Clin Epidemiol 2005;58:841-8.

Costanza MC, Cayanis E, Ross BM, Flaherty MS, Alvin GB, Das K, Morabia A. Relative contributions of genes, environment, and interactions to blood lipid concentrations in a general adult population. Am J Epidemiol 2005; 161:714-724.

Wolff H, Stalder H, Epiney M, Walder A, Irion O, Morabia A. Health care and illegality: a survey of undocumented pregnant immigrants in geneva. Soc Sci ed. 2005 may;60(9):2149-54.

Sorenson A, Hallfrisch J, Morabia A. Is one national health and nutrition survey enough for state and local needs ? Nutr Today 2005;40:85-87.

Morabia A, Hardy A. The pioneering use of a questionnaire to investigate a foodborne disease outbreak in early 20th Century Britain. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005;59:94-99.

Morabia A, Hardy A. Oysters and enteric fever etiology in 1900 England. J Epidemiol Community Health 2005; 59:100

Garin MC, Kalix, B, Morabia A, James RW. Small, dense lipoprotein particles and reduced paraoxonase-1 in patients with the metabolic syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 2005; 90:2264-9.

 

2004

Morabia A. Archibald Leman Cochrane 1909-1988: a meaningful life in science and history. Soz Praventiv Med 2004; 49:416-8.

Morabia A, Ross BM, Costanza MC, Cayanis E, Flaherty MS, Alvin GB, Das K, James R, Yang AS, Evagrafov O, Gilliam TC.
Population-based study of SR-BI genetic variation and lipid profile
Atherosclerosis 2004; 175:159-168.

Porta M, Morabia A. Why aren’t we more ahead? Eight years after, the risk of variant Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease from eating Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy–infected foods is still undetermined. Eur J Epidemiol 2004; 19:287-9.

Mamie C, Bernstein M, Morabia A, Klopfenstein CE, Sloutskis D, Forster A. Are there reliable predictors of postoperative pain? Acta Anaesthesiol Scand. 2004;48:234-42.

Costanza,MC, Paccaud,F. Binary classification of dyslipidemia from the waist-to-hip ratio and body mass index: a comparison of linear, logistic, and CART models. BMC.Med Res Methodol 2004;4:1-7.

Morabia A, Costanza MC. Walking 15 minutes per day keeps the obesity epidemic away? Simulation of the efficacy of a population-wide campaign. Am J Pub Health 2004;94:437-40.

Mamie C, Habre W, Delhumeau C. Barazzone C, Morabia A. Incidence and risk factors of perioperative respiratory adverse events in children undergoing elective surgery. Paediatr Anaesth 2004;14:218-24.

Morabia A., Zhang FF. History of medical screening: from concept to action. Postgrad Med J 2004; 80:463-469

Zhang FF, Michaels CD, Mathema B, Kauchali S, Chatterjee A, Ferris DC, James TM, Knight J, Dounel M, Tawfik HO, Frohlich JA, Kuang L, Hoskin EK, Veldman FJ, Baldi G, Mlisana KP, Mametja LD, Diaz A, Khan NL, Sternfels P, Sevigny JJ, Shamam A, Morabia A. Evolution of Some Epidemiologic Methods and Concepts in Selected Textbooks of the 20th Century. Soz Praventiv Med 2004; 49(2):97-104.

Costanza MC. Estimating and approximating prevalence trends. Soz Praventiv Med 2004; 49:

Pichard C, Kyle UG, Morabia A, Perrier A, Vermeulen B, Unger P. Nutritional assessment : lean body mass depletion at hospital admission is associated with an increased lenght of stay. Am J Clin Nutr 2004;79:613-18.

Kyle UG, Morabia A, Schutz Y, Pichard C. Sedentarism affects body fat mass index and fat-free mass index in adults aged 18 to 98. Nutrition 2004;20:255-60.

Goehring C, Perrier A, Morabia A. Spectrum bias: a quantitative and graphical analysis of the variability of medical diagnostic test performance. Statist Med 2004; 23: 125-135.

Bernstein MS, Costanza MC, Morabia A. Association of physical activity intensity levels with overweight and obesity in a population-based sample of adults. Prev Med 2004;38:94-104.

2003

Morabia A. Risque relatif et odds ratio. Rev Mal Respir 2003;20:757-9.

Morabia A. Work organization: the neglected child of (social) epidemiology. Soz Praventivmed. 2003;48(6):333-5.

Morabia A, Cayanis E, Costanza MC, Ross BM, Flaherty MS, Alvin GB, Das K, Gilliam TC. Association of Extreme Blood Lipid Profile Phenotypic Variation with 11 Reverse Cholesterol Transport Genes and 10 Nongenetic Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors (full text).
Hum Mol Genet 2003;12(21):2733-2743. Tables, Figure A and B

Morabia A, Cayanis E, Costanza MC, Ross BM, Bernstein MS, Flaherty MS, Alvin GB, Das K, Morris MA, Penchaszadeh GK, Zhang P, Gilliam TC.
Association between lipoprotein lipase (LPL) gene and blood lipids: a common variant for a common trait?
Genet Epidemiol 2003; 24:309-321. Appendices

Galobardes B, Costanza MC, Bernstein MS, Delhumeau CH, Morabia A.
Trends in risk factors for the major "lifestyle-related diseases" in Geneva, Switzerland, 1993-2000.
Ann Epidemiol. 2003;13(7):537-40.

Galobardes B, Costanza MC, Bernstein MS, Delhumeau C, Morabia A. Trends in risk factors for lifestyle-related diseases by socioeconomic position in Geneva, Switzerland, 1993-2000: health inequalities persist.
Am J Public Health. 2003;93(8):1302-9.


Bernstein MS, Costanza MC, James RW, Morris MA, Cambien F, Raoux S, Morabia A. No physical activity x CETP 1b.-629 interaction effects on lipid profile.
Med Sci Sports Exerc 2003;35(7):1124-9.

Von Elm E, Costanza MC, Walder B, Tramer MR. More insight into the fate of biomedical meeting abstracts: a systematic review.
BMC Med Res Methodol. 2003;3(1):12.

Sorenson AW, Delhumeau C, Bernstein MS, Costanza MC, Morabia A.
Impact of 'mad cow disease' publicity on trends in meat and total vitamin a consumption in Geneva between 1993 and 2000.
Eur J Clin Nutr 2003;57:177-85.

Zhang P, Sheng H, Morabia A, Gilliam TC.
Optimal step length EM algorithm (oslem) for the estimation of haplotype frequency and its application in lipoprotein lipase genotyping.
BMC Bioinformatics 2003, 4:3 (15 january 2003).

 

2002

Morabia A.
The controversial controversy of a passionate controversialist.
J Clin Epidemiol 2002, 55:1207-13.

Ten Have T, Morabia A.
An assessment of non-randomized medical treatment of long term schizophrenia relapse using bivariate binary-response transition models.
Biostatistics 2002;3:119-31.

Bernstein MS, Costanza MC, James RW, Morris MA, Cambien F, Raoux S, Morabia A.
Physical activity may modulate the effects of APOE genotype on the lipid profile.
Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 2002; 22: 133-140.

Morabia A, Costanza MC, Bernstein MS, Rielle J-C.
Ages at initiation of cigarette smoking and quit attempts among women: a generation effect.
Am J Public Health 2002; 92: 71-74.

Morabia A.
Smoking (active and passive) and breast cancer: epidemiologic evidence up to June 2001.
Environmental Molecular Mutagenesis 2002;39:89-95.

Morabia A, Ten Have T, Huguelet P, Ferrero F.
Assessing efficacy of chronic therapy when disease is characterized by frequent relapses: the example of schizophrenia.
J Clin Epidemiol 2002;55:350-57.


2001


Morabia A, Rochat T.
Reproducibility of Pierre Charles Alexandre Louis definition of pneumonia among modern pneumologists.
Lancet 2001; 358: 1188.

Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Curtin F, Bérode M.
Validation of Self-Reported Smoking Status by Simultaneous Measurement of Carbon Monoxide and Salivary Thiocyanate.
Prev Med 2001; 32:82-88.

Bernstein MS, Costanza MC, Morabia A.
Physical Activity of urban Adults: a general Ppopulation Survey in Geneva.
Soz Praventivmed 2001 ;46 : 49-59

Morabia A.
The essential tension between absolute and relative causality.
Am J Public Health 2001; 91: 355-357.

Galobardes B, Morabia A, Bernstein MS.
Diet and socioeconomic position: does the use of different indicators matter ?
Int J Epidem 2001; 30: 334-40.

Morabia A, Costanza MC.
Reproductive factors and incidence of breast cancer: an international ecological study.
Soz Praventivmed 2001; 45 :247-57.

Galobardes B, Bernstein MS, Morabia A.
Can the Declining Prevalence of Left Handedness with Age be due to smoking ?
European Journal of Public Health 2001;11:352-353

Morabia A, Ambrosone CA, Baron J, Phillips DH, Russo I.
What do we currently know about the epidemiologic and biologic plausibility of the association of smoking and breast cancer ?
J Women Cancer 2001; 3(1): 5-8.

Kaiser L, Morabia A, Stalder H, Richetti A, Auckenthaler R, Terrier F, Hirschel B, Khaw N, Lacroix JS, Lew D.
Role of nasopharyngeal culture in antibiotic prescription for patients with common cold or acute sinustitis.
Eur J Clin Microbiol Inf Dis 2001; 20(7): 445-51.

Kyle U, Morabia A, Slosman D, Mensi N, Unger P, Pichard C. Contribution of body composition to nutritional assessment at hospital admission in 995 patients: a controlled population study British Journal of Nutrition 2001; 86: 725-731.

Lysakowski C, Walder B, Costanza MC, Tramèr MR
Transcranial doppler versus angiography in patients with vasospasm due to a ruptured cerebral aneurysm
Stroke 2001; 32: 2292-98.

Girois SB, Kumanyika SK, Morabia A, Mauger E.
A comparison of knowledge and attitudes about diet and health among 35-75 year-old adults in the US and Geneva, Switzerland. Am J Public Health 2001; 91: 418-24.

Faltin DL, Sangali MR, Curtin F, Morabia A, Weil A.
Prevalence of anal incontinence and other anorectal symptoms in women.
Int Urogynecol J 20001 :12 :117-21.

MASSEREY SPICHER, V, SCHLEGEL S, MORABIA A, SIEGRIST CA. Antibody capture immunoassay in saliva for herpes simplex virus prevalence studies.
Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2001 (in press).


2000

Morabia A.
Worldwide surveillance of risk factors to promote global health.
Am J Public Health 2000 ;90 ;1 :22-24.

Morabia A, Bernstein MS.
A review of the relation of smoking (active and passive) to breast cancer.
J of Women's Cancer 2000; 2 :1-9.

Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Bouchardy I, Kurtz J, Morris MA.
Breast cancer and passive smoking: the role of the N-acetyltransferase 2 genotype.
Am J Epidemiol 2000; 152(3): 226-32.

Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Heritier S, Antonini S.
Smoking and dietary calcium and vitamine D deficiency in women: a population-based study.
Europ J Clin Nutr 2000;54:1-6.

Galobardes B, Morabia A, Bernstein MS.
The Differential Effect of Education and Occupation on Body Mass and Overweight.
Ann Epidemiol 2000;10(8): 532-37.

Mamie C, Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Klopfenstein CE, Forster A.
Treatment efficacy is not an index of pain intensity.
Can J Anaesthesia 2000;47:1166-70.

Weintraub J, Morabia A.
Efficacy of a liquid-based thin layer method for cervical cancer screening in a population with a low incidence of cervical cancer. Diagn Cytopathol 2000 ;22(1) :52-9.

Beer-Borst S, Hercberg S, Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Galan P, Galasso R, Giampaoli S, McCrum E, Panico S, Preziosi P, Ribas L, Serra-Majem L, Vescio MF, Vitek O, Yarnell J, Northridge ME.
Dietary patterns in six European populations: Results from EURALIM, a collaborative European data harmonization and information campaign.
Eur J Clin Nutr 2000; 54(3): 253-62.

Beer-Borst S, Morabia A, Hercberg S, Vitek O, Bernstein MS, Galan P, Galasso R, Giampaoli S, Houterman S, McCrum E, Panico S, Pannozzo F, Preziosi P, Ribas L, Serra-Majem L, Verschuren WM, Yarnell J, Northridge ME.
Obesity and other health determinants across Europe: The EURALIM Project.
J Epidemiol Community Health 2000; 54: 424-30.

Pichard C, Kyle UG, Bracco D, Slosman DO, Morabia A, Schutz Y.
Reference value of fat-free and fat masses by bioelectrical impedance analysis in 3393 healthy subjects.
Nutrition 2000 ;16(4) :245-54.

Coeytaux A, Jallon P, Galobardes B, Morabia A.
Incidence of status epilepticus in French-speaking Switzerland (EPISTAR).
Neurology 2000 ; 55 : 693-7.

Beer-Borst S, Hercberg S, Morabia A, Bernstein MS,Galan P, Galasso R, Giampaoli S, Houterman S, La Noce C, McCrum E, Panico S, Preziosi P, Ribas L, Serra-Majem L, Verschuren WM, Yarnell J, Northridge ME.
Public health professionals evaluate EURALIM, a European information campaign on diet and nutrition.
Revista Espanola de Nutricion Comunitaria 2000 ; 6:123-131.


1999


Bernstein MS, Morabia A, Sloutskis D.
Prevalence of sedentarism in an urban population using a population-based 24-Hour recall questionnaire of physical activity. Am J Public Health 1999 ; 89 :862-7.

Galobardes B, Bernstein MS, Morabia A.
The association between switching hand preference and the declining prevalence of left-handedness with age.
Am J Public Health
1999 ;89(12) :1873-5.

Morabia A, Bernstein MS, Héritier S, Beer-Borst S.
A Swiss population-based assessment of dietary habits before and after the March 1996 "mad cow disease" crisis.
Eur J Clin Nutr 1999 ; 53 :158-163.

Allaz A-F, Bernstein MS, Van Nes M-C, Rouget P, Morabia A.
Weight loss preoccupation in aging women: a review.
J Nutr, Health & Aging 1999;3;3:177-181.

DIEZ-ROUX AV, NORTHRIDGE ME, MORABIA A, BASSETT MT, SHEA S.
Prevalence and social correlates of cardiovascular risk factors in Harlem.
Am J Public Health
1999; 89 : 302-307.

JALLON P, COEYTAUX A, GALOBARDES B, MORABIA A.
Incidence and case-fatality rate of status epilepticus in the Canton of Geneva (Switzerland).
Lancet 1999;353:1496

CURTIN F, MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN MS.
Relation of environmental tobacco smoke to diet and health habits: variations according to the site of exposure.
J Clin Epidemiol
1999;52;11:1055-1062.

MORABIA A, CURTIN F, BERNSTEIN MS.
Effects of smoking and smoking cessation on dietary habits of a Swiss urban population.
Eur J Clin Nutr 1999;53:239-243.

VERMEULEN B, MORABIA A, UNGER P-F, GOEHRING C, GRANGIER C, SKLJAROV I, TERRIER F.
Acute appendicitis: Influence of early pain relief on the accuracy of clinical and US findings in the decision to operate - A randomized trial.
Radiology 1999;210:639-643.

TEN HAVE T, MORABIA A.
Mixed effects models with bivariate and univariate association parameters for longitudinal bivariate binary response data. Biometrics 1999;55:85-93.

LOVEY P-Y, MORABIA A, BLEED D, PETER O, DUPUIS G, PETITE J.
Long-term vascular complications of Coxiella burnetii infection: results of a retrospective cohort study in Val de Bagnes, Switzerland.
BMJ 1999;319:284-287.

MORABIA A, ROSS A, CURTIN F, PICHARD C, SLOSMAN DO. Relation of body mass index to a dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry measure of fatness.
Br J Nutr 1999;82:49-55.

ANTIPATIS VJ, KUMANYIKA SK, JEFFERY RW, MORABIA A, RITENBAUGH C. Confidence of health professionals in public health approaches to obesity prevention.
Int J Obesity 1999;23:1004-1006.


1998



BERNSTEIN M, SLOUTSKIS D, KUMANYIKA S, SPARTI A, SCHUTZ Y, MORABIA A.
A data-based approach for developing a physical activity frequency questionnaire.
Am J Epidemiol 1998;147:147-54.

MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M, BLEED D, CAMPANA A.
Oral contraceptive use in relation to smoking.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 1998 ;77:205-209.

ALLAZ AF, BERNSTEIN M, ROUGET P, ARCHINARD M, MORABIA A.
Body Weight Preoccupation in Middle-Age and Ageing Women: a General Population Survey.
Int J Eating Disord 1998;23:287-294.

MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M, RUIZ J, HERITIER S, DIEBOLD BERGER S, BORISCH B.
Relation of smoking to breast cancer by estrogen receptor status.
Intern J Cancer 1998 ;75 :339-42.

CURTIN F, MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN MS, DEDERDING J-P.
A population survey of bowel habits in urban Swiss men.
Eur J of Public Health 1998; 8: 170-175.

Finckh A, Morabia A, Vischer U.
Validation of questionnaire-based response criteria of treatment efficacy in the fibromyalgia syndrome.
Arthritis Care Res 1998 Apr;11(2):116-23.

MORABIA A, STELLMAN S, LUMEY LH, WYNDER EL. Parakeets, canaries, finches, parrots and lung cancer: no association.
Br J Cancer 1998; 77:501-504.

Dolian G, Lüdicke F, Khatchatrian N, CAMPANA A., MORABIA A. Contraception and induced abortion in Armenia: A critical need for family planning programs in Eastern Europe.
Am J Public Health 1998: 88:803-5.

Bucher HC, Morabia A.
Teaching Physicians About Different measures of risk reduction may alter their treatment preference.
Soz Praventivmed 1998;43: 67-72.

Northridge ME, Morabia A, Ganz ML, Bassett MT, Gemson D, Andrews H, McCord C.
Contribution of Smoking to Excess Mortality in Harlem.
Am J Epidemiol 1998;147 ;250-258.

Morabia A, Porta M
Ethics of ignorance: lessons from the epidemiological assessment of the implications for humans of the Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy ("Mad cow disease") epidemic.
Perspect Biol Med 1998; 41:259-266.

GOEHRING C, MORABIA A.
Epidemiology of benign breast disease with special attention to histologic types.
Epidemiol Rev 1998 ;19:310-327.

IRION O, HIRSBRUNNER ALMAGBALY P, MORABIA A.
Planned vaginal delivery versus elective caesarian section : a study of 705 singleton term breech presentations.
Br J Obstet Gynecol 1998 ; 105 :710-7.

CURTIN F, MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M.
Lifetime exposure to environmental tobacco smoke among urban women: differences by socio-economic status.
Am J Epidemiol 1998; 148; 1040-1047.

MORABIA A, COSTANZA M.
International Variability in Ages at Menarche, First Live Birth, and Menopause.
Am J Epidemiol 1998 ; 148 :1195-1205.

BERGSJØ P, BREART G, MORABIA A.
Monitoring data and safety in the WHO Antenatal Care Trial. Pediatric and Perinatal Epidemiology 1998;12 (suppl.2) 156-164.

MORABIA A, BEER S AND HERCBERG S for the EURALIM Study Group.
Locally-based surveys, Unite ! The experience of EURALIM.
Am J Public Health 1998 :88 :1153-56.

1997


MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M, HERITIER S, YLLI A.
Community-based surveillance of cardiovascular risk factors in Geneva: Methods, resulting distributions and comparisons with other populations.
Prev Med
1997; 27:311-319.

MORABIA A.
Case-control studies in clinical research: mechanism and prevention of selection bias.
Prev Med 1997;26:674-677.

CURTIN F, MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M.
Smoking behavior in a Swiss urban population: the role of gender and education.
Prev Med 1997;26:658-663.

VANHEMS P, MORABIA A, PECHERE M, GABRIEL V, HIRSCHEL B.
Duration of hospitalization during the first two years after AIDS diagnosis: a descriptive study.
Soz Praventivmed
1997; 42:314-319.

JALLON P, GOUMAZ M, HAENGGELI C, MORABIA A. Incidence of first epileptic seizures in the Canton of Geneva (Switzerland). Epilepsia 1997; 38: 547-552.

MARKOWITZ S, MORABIA A, LILIS R., MILLER A, NICHOLSON WJ, LEVIN S. Clinical predictors of mortality from asbestosis in the North American Insulator Cohort, 1981-1991.
Am J Resp Crit Care Med 1997;156:101-108.

WILDER-SMITH OHG, MARTIN N, MORABIA A.
Postoperative nausea and vomiting: a comparative survey of the attitudes, perceptions and practice of Swiss anesthesiologists and surgeons.
Anest Analg 1997; 84:826-31.

PERRIER A, BUSWELL L, BOUNAMEAUX H, DIDIER D, MORABIA A, DE MOERLOOSE P, SLOSMAN D, UNGER PF, JUNOD A.
Cost-effectiveness of non-invasive diagnostic aids in suspected pulmonary embolism.
Arch Intern Med 1997; 157:2309-2316.

CURTIN F. MORABIA A, PICHARD C, SLOSMAN O.
Body mass index compared to dual-energy x-ray absorptiometry: evidence for a spectrum bias.
J Clin Epidemiol 1997; 50:837-844.

MORABIA A, TEN HAVE T, LANDIS JR.
Interaction fallacy.
J Clin Epidemiol 1997;50:809-812.

MARTIN-DU-PAN RC, BISCHOF P, CAMPANA A, MORABIA A. Relationship between etiological factors and totile motile sperm count in 350 infertile patients.
Arch Androl 1997; 39:197-210.

PERRIER A, DESMARAIS S, GOEHRING C, DE MOERLOOSE P, MORABIA A, UNGER PF, SLOSMAN D, JUNOD A, BOUNAMEAUX H.
D-Dimer testing for suspected pulmonary embolism in outpatients. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 1997; 156: 492-496

COLLABORATIVE GROUP ON HORMONAL FACTORS IN BREAST CANCER.
Breast cancer and hormone replacement therapy.
Lancet 1997;350:1047-1059.

1996


Morabia A, Bernstein M, Héritier S, Khatchatrian N.
Relationship of breast cancer with passive and active exposure to tobacco smoke.
Am J Epidemiol 1996; 143:918-28.

Morabia A.
From surveillance of diseases to surveillance of risk factors.
Am J Public Health 1996;86:625-7.

BERNSTEIN M, MORABIA A, HERITIER S, KHATCHATRIAN N. Relation of environmental tobacco smoke, active smoking and education to lifetime weight history in women.
Am J Public Health 1996; 86:1267-1272.

Morabia A, Khatchatrian N, Bernstein M, Walker DM, CampanaA. Reproductive characteristics of a population of urban Swiss women.
Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand 1996; 75:838-842.

MORABIA A, KHATCHATRIAN N.
Major causes of deaths between 1901 and 1990 in Geneva, Switzerland.
Soz Praventivmed 1996;41:315-321.

BERNSTEIN M, UNGER PF, MORABIA A*, URBAN P, CHEVROLET JC, SELLEGER C, RUTISHAUSER W, MAURICE B.
Pourquoi les bêta-bloquants ne sont-ils pas prescrits en urgence au cours de l'infarctus du myocarde?
Rean Urg 1996; 5:331-335.

MORABIA A, KHATCHATRIAN N, BERNSTEIN M.
Différences d'alimentation entre le restaurant et le domicile dans un échantillon représentatif de la population adulte résidant à Genève.
Soz Praventivmed 1996; 41:380-386.

PERRIER A, BOUNAMEAUX H, MORABIA A, DE MOERLOOSE P, SLOSMAN D, DIDIER D, UNGER PF, JUNOD A.
Diagnosis of pumonary embolism by a decision analysis-based strategy including clinical probability, D-Dimer levels, and ultrasonography: a management study.
Arch Intern Med 1996; 156:531-536.

MORABIA A, STELLMAN S, WYNDER EL.
Smoking prevalence in neighborhood and hospital controls: implications for hospital-based case-control studies.
J Clin Epidemiol 1996; 49: 885-890.

MORABIA A.
Les effets du hasard. De l'usage des intervalles de confiance en recherche clinique.
Réan Urg 1996; 5:323-329.

IRION O, STUCKELBERGER P, MOUTQUIN JM, MORABIA A, EXTERMANN P, BEGUIN F. Is intrapartum vibratory acoustic stimulation a valid alternative to fetal scalp pH determination? Br J Obstet Gynecol 1996; 103: 642-647.

MORABIA A.
Pierre-Charles-Alexandre Louis and the birth of clinical epidemiology.
J Clin Epidemiol
1996; 49:1327-1333.

KAISER L, LEW D, HIRSCHEL B, AUCKENTHALER R, MORABIA A, HEALD A, BENEDICT P, TERRIER F, WUNDERLI W, MATTER L, GERMANN D, VOEGELI J, STALER H.
Effects of antibiotic treatment in patients with common cold and bacteria in nasopharyngeal secretions.
Lancet
1996; 347:1707-10.

COLLABORATIVE GROUP ON HORMONAL FACTORS IN BREAST CANCER.
Breast cancer and hormonal contraceptives.
Lancet
1996;347:1713-1727.

COLLABORATIVE GROUP ON HORMONAL FACTORS IN BREAST CANCER.
Breast cancer and hormonal contraceptives: further results. Contraception 1996; 54 (suppl. 3):1S-106S.

1995


MORABIA A, TEN HAVE T, LANDIS JR.
Empirical evaluation of the influence of control selection schemes on relative risk estimation: the Welsh nickel workers study.
Occup Environ Med 1995;52:485-93.

BERNSTEIN M, HUOT I, MORABIA A.
Amélioration des performances d'un questionnaire alimentaire semi-quantitatif comparé à un rappel des 24 heures.
Sante Publ 1995; 7:403-413.

SLOUTSKIS D, BERNSTEIN M, BURNAND B, MORABIA A. Consommation d'aliments riches en calcium dans la population adulte de Suisse romande et du Tessin [Food intake high in calcium in the adult population of the French part of Switzerland and the Tessin].
Soz Praventivmed
1995; 40:201-8.

MORABIA A.
Poppers, Kaposi's sarcoma and HIV infection: an empirical example of a strong confounding effect.
Prev Med 1995; 24:90-95.

VERMEULEN B, MORABIA A, UNGER PF.
Leukocytes, surgical decision and appendicitis.
Eur J Surg 1995;161:483-6.

UNGER PF, MADIONI F, MORABIA A, MAURICE B.
Prédiction du risque suicidaire par somaticiens et psychiatres: qui a raison?
Réan Urg 1995; 4: 329-333.

RUIZ J, BLANCHE H, JAMES RW, BLATTER GARIN MC, VAISSE C, CHARPENTIER G, COHEN N, MORABIA A, PASSA P, FROGUEL P.
Gin-Arg192 polymorphism of paraoxonase and coronary heart disease in type 2 diabetes.
Lancet 1995;346:869-72.

1994


BERNSTEIN M, MORABIA A, COSTANZA MC, LANDIS JR, ROSS A, FLANDRE P, LUONG BL, KUMANYIKA S, SORENSON A, LOCALIO R.
Nutritional balance of the diet of the adults residents of Geneva. Soz Praventivmed 1994; 39:333-344 .

MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M, KUMANYIKA S, SORENSON A, MABIALA I, PRODOLLIET B, ROLFO I, LUONG BL.
Development and validation of semi-quantitative food questionnaire based on a population survey.
Soz Praventivmed 1994; 39:345-69.

BERNSTEIN M, PAIRON JC, MORABIA A, GAUDICHET A, JANSON X, BROCHARD P.
Non-fibrous dust load and smoking in dental technicians: a study using bronchoalveolar lavage.
Occup Environ Med 1994; 51:23-27.

PERRIER A, BOUNAMEAUX H, MORABIA A, DE MOERLOOSE P, SLOSMAN D, UNGER P-F, JUNOD A.
Contribution of D-Dimer plasma measurement and lower limb ultrasound to the diagnosis of pulmonary embolism: a decision analysis model.
Am Heart J 1994, 127:624-35.

BROERS B, MORABIA A, HIRSCHEL B. A cohort study of drug users' compliance with Zidovudine treatment. Arch Intern Med 1994; 154:1211-1127.

MORABIA A, STEINIG-STAMM M, UNGER PF, SLOSMAN D, SCHNEIDER PA, PERRIER A, JUNOD AF.
Applicability of decision analysis to everyday clinical practice: a controlled feasibility trial.
J Gen Intern Med 1994;9:496-502.

BRUNETTI PM, CAMPANA A, MORABIA A.
Etude biométrique du fonctionnement retrospectif dans la population générale. Méthode et premiers résultats.
Population 1994; 49:27-60.

1993


MORABIA A, BERNSTEIN M, ROSS A, KUMANYIKA S, SORENSON A, LUONG B, ESLAMI S, LANDIS JR.
Apports alimentaires en lipides totaux et acides gras saturés de la population genevoise: une surprenante évolution.
Soz Praventivmed 1993; 38:202-5.

Morabia A, SZKLO M, STEWART W, THOMAS D, SCHUMAN L. Consistent lack of association between breast cancer and oral contraceptive using either hospital or neighborhood controls.
Prev Med 1993; 22:178-186.

VOGT N, MORABIA A, DAYER P.
Le prix des médicaments en Suisse: comparaison européenne des médicaments de "confort".
Schweiz Med Wochenschr (Swiss Med J) 1993; 123:2251-54.

1992


MORABIA A, MARKOWITZ S, GARIBALDI K, WYNDER EL.
Lung cancer and occupation: results of a national case-control study. Br J Indust Med 1992; 49:721-7.

MORABIA A, LEVSHIN VF.
Geographic variation in cancer incidence in the USSR: estimating the proportion of avoidable cancer. Prev Med 1992; 21:151-61.

MORABIA A, FABRE J, DUNAND JP.
The influence of patient and physician gender on prescription of psychotropic drugs. J Clin Epidemiol 1992; 45:111-6.

MORABIA A, FLANDRE P.
Misclassification bias related to definition of menopausal status in case-control studies of breast cancer. Int J Epidemiol 1992; 21:222-8.

MORABIA A, WYNDER EL.
Relation of bronchioloalveolar carcinoma to tobacco. BMJ 1992; 304:541-3.

MORABIA A, SZKLO M, STEWART W, SCHUMAN L, THOMAS DB, ZACUR HA.
Thyroid hormones and duration of ovulatory activity in the etiology of breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 1992; 1:339-344.

MAURICE B, UNGER PF, ZUMBRUNNEN R, MORABIA A. Somaticiens et psychiatres face aux tentatives de suicide. Rean Urg 1992; 1:259-62.

MARKOWITZ S, MORABIA A, GARIBALDI K, WYNDER EL. Effect of occupational and recreational activity on the risk of colorectal cancer among U.S. males: results of a case control study. Int J Epidemiol 1992; 21:1057-62.

SLOSMAN DO, CASEZ JP, PICHARD C, ROCHAT T, FERY F, RIZZOLI R, BONJOUR J-P, MORABIA A, DONATH A. Assessment of whole body composition using dual energy x-ray absorptiometry. Radiology 1992; 185:593-8.

1991


MORABIA A, WYNDER EL.
Cigarette smoking and lung cancer cell types. Cancer 1991; 68:2074-78.

MORABIA A, TAIOLI E.
Role of reproductive and menstrual history in the etiology of pre- and postmenopausal breast cancer (Revue). Aging 1991; 3:203-9.

MORABIA A.
On the origin of Hill's causal criteria. Epidemiology 1991; 2:367-9.

KABAT GC, MORABIA A, WYNDER EL.
Comparison of smoking habits of blacks and whites in a case-control study. Am J Public Health, 1991; 81:1483-6.