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Department of Health and Care Sciences mku000@post.uit.no Tromsø

Kumle, Merethe Holm



  • Mona Birgitte Rydningen, Trond Dehli, Tom Wilsgaard, Astrid Rydning, Merethe Kumle, Rolv-Ole Lindsetmo et al.:
    Sacral neuromodulation compared with injection of bulking agents for faecal incontinence following obstetric anal sphincter injury – a randomized controlled trial
    Colorectal Disease 2017 DOI
  • Mona Birgitte Rydningen, Trond Dehli, Tom Wilsgaard, Rolv-Ole Lindsetmo, Merethe Kumle, Mona Stedenfeldt et al.:
    Sacral neuromodulation for faecal incontinence following obstetric sphincter injury – outcome of percutaneous nerve evaluation
    Colorectal Disease 2016 DOI
  • Jan Norum, Tove Elisabeth Svee, Ingrid Petrikke Olsen, Margit Steinholt, Merethe Kumle, Randi Spørck :
    The national quality plan and more caesarean sections. Less wound infections, more gestational diabetes (GDM) and fewer smokers in northern Norway: A registry based retrospective study.
    Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health 2016 DOI
  • Ellen Blix, Merethe Kumle, Karen Ingversen, Anette Huitfeldt, Hanne Kristine Hegaard, Olof Asta Olafsdottir et al.:
    Transfers to hospital in planned home birth in four Nordic countries – A prospective cohort study
    Acta Obstetricia et Gynecologica Scandinavica 2016 ARKIV / PROSJEKT / DOI
  • Valerie Beral, Kezia Gaitskell, Carol Hermon, Kath Moser, Gillian K. Reeves, Richard Peto et al.:
    Menopausal hormone use and ovarian cancer risk: individual participant meta-analysis of 52 epidemiological studies
    The Lancet 2015 DOI
  • Ellen Blix, Merethe Kumle, Hanne Kjærgaard, Pål Øian, Helena E Lindgren :
    Transfer to hospital in planned home births: A systematic review
    BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2014 PROSJEKT / ARKIV / DOI
  • Anne Helene Olsen, Elsebeth Lynge, Sisse H. Njor, Merethe Kumle, Marit Waaseth, Tonje Braaten et al.:
    Breast cancer mortality in Norway after the introduction of mammography screening
    International Journal of Cancer 14. May 2012 FULLTEKST / DOI
  • K Gaitskell, C Hermon, K Moser, G Reeves, R Peto, L Brinton et al.:
    Ovarian cancer and smoking: individual participant meta-analysis including 28 114 women with ovarian cancer from 51 epidemiological studies
    The Lancet Oncology 2012 ARKIV / DOI
  • Ellen Blix, Anette Huitfeldt, Pål Øian, Bjørn Straume, Merethe Kumle :
    Outcomes of planned home births and planned hospital births in low-risk women in Norway between 1990 and 2007: A retrospective cohort study
    Sexual & Reproductive HealthCare 2012 DOI
  • Alfred Neugut, R Santella, CJ Baines, N Kreiger, AB Miller, C Wall et al.:
    Menarche, menopause, and breast cancer risk: individual participant meta-analysis, including 118 964 women with breast cancer from 117 epidemiological studies
    The Lancet Oncology 2012 DOI
  • V Beral, C Hermon, R Peto, G Reeves, L Brinton, P Marchbanks et al.:
    Ovarian Cancer and Body Size: Individual Participant Meta-Analysis Including 25,157 Women with Ovarian Cancer from 47 Epidemiological Studies
    PLoS Medicine 2012 ARKIV / DOI
  • James D. McKay, Therese Truong, V Gaborieau, Amelie Chabrier, Shu-Chun Chuang, G Byrnes et al.:
    A Genome-Wide Association Study of Upper Aerodigestive Tract Cancers Conducted within the INHANCE Consortium
    PLoS Genetics 2011 ARKIV / DOI
  • Elsebeth Lynge, Tonje Braaten, Sisse H. Njor, Anne Helene Olsen, Merethe Kumle, Marit Waaseth et al.:
    Mammography activity in Norway 1983 to 2008
    Acta Oncologica 2011 DOI
  • Wei Wei Xun, Paul Brennan, Anne Tjønneland, Ulla Vogel, Kim Overvad, Rudolf Kaaks et al.:
    Single-nucleotide polymorphisms (5p15.33, 15q25.1, 6p22.1, 6q27 and 7p15.3) and lung cancer survival in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC)
    Mutagenesis 2011 DOI
  • Mirjam Lukasse, Siri Vangen, Pål Øian, Merethe Kumle, E Ryding, Berit Schei :
    Childhood Abuse and Fear of Childbirth-A Population-based Study
    Birth 2010 DOI
  • L Prokunina-Olsson, YP Fu, W Tang, KB Jacobs, RB Hayes, P Kraft et al.:
    Refining the Prostate Cancer Genetic Association within the JAZF1 Gene on Chromosome 7p15.2
    Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2010 FULLTEKST / DOI
  • G Thomas, KB Jacobs, P Kraft, M Yeager, S Wacholder, DG Cox et al.:
    A multistage genome-wide association study in breast cancer identifies two new risk alleles at 1p11.2 and 14q24.1 (RAD51L1)
    Nature Genetics 2009 DOI
  • M Yeager, N Chatterjee, J Ciampa, KB Jacobs, K Jacobs, J Gonzalez-Bosquet et al.:
    Identification of a new prostate cancer susceptibility locus on chromosome 8q24
    Nature Genetics 2009 FULLTEKST / DOI
  • S Ahmed, G Thomas, M Ghoussaini, CS Healey, MK Humphreys, R Platte et al.:
    Newly discovered breast cancer susceptibility loci on 3p24 and 17q23.2
    Nature Genetics 2009 FULLTEKST / DOI
  • M Peluso, L Alroldi, A Munnia, A Colombi, F Veglia, H Autrup et al.:
    Bulky DNA adducts, 4-aminobiphenyl-haemoglobin adducts and diet in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition (EPIC) prospective study
    British Journal of Nutrition 2008 DOI
  • S Sieri, V Krogh, P Ferrari, F Berrino, V Pala, ACM Thiebaut et al.:
    Dietary fat and breast cancer risk in the European Prospective Investigation into Cancer and Nutrition
    American Journal of Clinical Nutrition 2008 DOI
  • vanessa Dumeaux, Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale, AL Borresen-Dale, Jan Ole Frantzen, Merethe Kumle, VN Kristensen et al.:
    Gene expression analyses in breast cancer epidemiology: the Norwegian Women and Cancer postgenome cohort study
    Breast Cancer Research 2008 DOI
  • Eiliv Lund, Vanessa Dumeaux, Tonje Braaten, Anette Hjartåker, Dagrun Engeset, Guri Skeie et al.:
    Cohort profile: The Norwegian women and cancer study - NOWAC - Kvinner og kreft
    International Journal of Epidemiology 2008 DOI
  • Ellen Blix, Merethe Kumle, Pål Øian :
    Hvor lenge kan en normal fødsel vare?
    Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2008
  • Ellen Blix, Pål Øian, Merethe Kumle :
    Utfall etter planlagte hjemmefødsler
    Tidsskrift for Den norske legeforening 2008
  • JD McKay, JD Mckay, RJ Hung, V Gaborieau, Paolo Boffetta, Amelie Chabrier et al.:
    Lung cancer susceptibility locus at 5p15.33
    Nature Genetics 2008 DOI
  • J Danesh, R Saracci, G Berglund, E Feskens, K Overvad, S Panico et al.:
    EPIC-Heart: The cardiovascular component of a prospective study of nutritional, lifestyle and biological factors in 520,000 middle-aged participants from 10 European countries
    European Journal of Epidemiology (EJE) 2007 DOI
  • S Rinaldi, L Dossus, A Lukanova, Petra HM Peeters, Naomi E Allen, Timothy J Key et al.:
    Endogenous androgens and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer: Results from the European prospective investigation into cancer and nutrition (EPIC)
    Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2007 DOI
  • Eiliv Lund, Kjersti Bakken, Vanessa Dumeaux, Vegard Andersen, Merethe Kumle :
    Hormone replacement therapy and breast cancer in former users of oral contraceptives - The Norwegian women and cancer study
    International Journal of Cancer 2007 DOI
  • Elisabete Weiderpass, K.L. Margolis, S Sandin, Tonje Braaten, Merethe Kumle, Hans-olov Adami et al.:
    Prospective study of physical activity in different periods of life and the risk of ovarian cancer
    International Journal of Cancer 2006
  • K.L. Margolis, L Mucci, Tonje Braaten, Merethe Kumle, YT Lagerros, HO Adami et al.:
    Physical activity in different periods of life and the risk of breast cancer: The Norwegian-Swedish women's lifestyle and health cohort study
    Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2005
  • Tonje Braaten, Elisabete Weiderpass, Merethe Kumle, Eiliv Lund :
    Explaining the socioeconomic variation in cancer risk in the Norwegian Women and Cancer Study
    Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2005
  • Y Trolle-Lagerros, L.A. Mucci, Merethe Kumle, Tonje Braaten, Elisabete Weiderpass, C.C. Hsieh et al.:
    Physical activity as a determinant of mortality in women
    Epidemiology 2005
  • M Peluso, A Munnia, G Hoek, M Krzyzanowski, F Veglia, L Airoldi et al.:
    DNA adducts and lung cancer risk: A prospective study
    Cancer Research 2005
  • Merethe Kumle, Elisabete Weiderpass, Tonje Braaten, Hans-Olof Adami, Eiliv Lund :
    Risk for invasive and borderline epithlial ovarian neoplasias following use of hormonal contraceptives: the Norwegian-Swedish Womens Lifestyle and Health Cohort Study
    British Journal of Cancer 2004
  • Tonje Braaten, Elisabete Weiderpass, Merethe Kumle, Hans-Olof Adami, Eiliv Lund :
    Education and risk of breast cancer in the Norwegian-Swedish Womens Lifestyle and Health Cohort Study
    International Journal of Cancer 2004
  • Merethe Kumle, Elisabete Weiderpass, Tonje Braaten, Hans Olov Adami, Eiliv Lund :
    Risk for invasive and borderline epithelial ovarian neoplasias following use of hormonal contraceptives: the Norwegian Swedish Women's Lifestyle and Health Cohort Study
    British Journal of Cancer 2004
  • Merethe Kumle, Elisabete Weiderpass, Elin Hilde Roti Alsaker, Eiliv Lund :
    Use of hormonal contraceptives and occurrence of pregnancy-related pelvic pain: a prospective cohort study in Norway
    BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2004
  • Elisabete Weiderpass, Tonje Braaten, C Magnusson, Merethe Kumle, Harry Vainio, Eiliv Lund et al.:
    A prospective study of body size in different periods of life and risk of premenopausal breast cancer
    Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention 2004
  • Ellen Blix, Merethe Kumle, Karen Ingversen, Anette Huitfeldt, Hanne Kristine Hegaard, Olof Asta Olafsdottir et al.:
    Transfers to hospital in planned home births in four Nordic countries
    2016
  • Ellen Blix, Merethe Kumle, Karen Ingversen, Anette Huitfeldt, Hanne Kristine Hegaard, Olof Asta Olafsdottir et al.:
    Transfers to hospital in planned home birth in four Nordic countries. A prospective cohort study
    2016
  • Elsebeth Lynge, Sisse H. Njor, Anne Helene Olsen, Marit Waaseth, Tonje Braaten, Eiliv Lund et al.:
    Author's reply: Breast cancer mortality in Norway after the introduction of mammography screening
    International Journal of Cancer 2013 DOI
  • Ellen Blix, Anette S Huitfeldt, Pål Øian, Bjørn Straume, Merethe Kumle :
    Utfall etter planlagte hjemmefødsler i Norge 1009-2007 (sekundærartikkel)
    Tidsskrift for jordmødre 2012
  • Elsebeth Lynge, Sisse H. Njor, Anne Helene Olsen, Marit Waaseth, Tonje Braaten, Eiliv Lund et al.:
    Breast cancer mortality in Norway after the introduction of mammography screening
    International Journal of Cancer 30. June 2012 DOI
  • Merethe Kumle :
    Declining breast cancer incidence and decreased HRT use Reply
    The Lancet 2009
  • Merethe Kumle :
    Declining breast cancer incidence and decreased HRT use
    The Lancet 2008
  • vanessa Dumeaux, Anne-Lise Børresen-Dale, AL Borresen-Dale, JO Frantzen, Jan Fredrik Frantzen, Merethe Kumle et al.:
    Gene expression analyses in breast cancer epidemiology - The Norwegian Women and Cancer postgenome cohort study
    European Journal of Cancer 2008
  • Per E Børdahl, Meetali Kakad, Merethe Holm Kumle, Rolv T Lie, Dag Moster, Hilde Tinderholt Myrhaug et al.:
    Jordmorstyrte fødestuer
    2006 ARKIV
  • E Weiderpass, Merethe Kumle, Tonje Braaten, Inger Torhild Gram, A Hjartaker, MB Veierod et al.:
    Women's Lifestyle and Health - Norwegian-Swedish Prospective cohort study. 3rd Nordic Conference in Epidemiology, Kuopio, Finland, 17-19 June 2004
    Nordic conference in epidemiology : Abstract book 2004
  • Merethe Kumle :
    Aspects of Women's Health in relation to use of hormonal contraceptives and pattern of child bearing
    2003

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