EPIDEMIOLOGY, BIOSTATISTICS AND CANCER REGISTRY
PUBLICATIONS

  • Forman D, Bray F, Brewster DH, Gombe Mbalawa C, Kohler B, Piñeros M, Steliarova-Foucher E, Swaminathan R, Ferlay J. Eds. Cancer incidence in five continents, Volume 10. IARC Scientific Publications No. 165, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2014. Useful Links

  • Bray F, Znaor A, Cueva P, Korir A, Swaminathan R, Ullrich A, Wang SA, Parkin DM. Planning and Developing Population-Based Cancer Registration in Low- and Middle-Income Settings. IARC Technical Publication No. 43. International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2014.Useful Links

  • Sankaranarayanan R, Nene BM, Shastri S, Esmy PE, Rajkumar R, Muwonge R, Swaminathan R, et al. Response to article titled "US-funded measurements of cervical cancer death rates in India: scientific and ethical concerns" by Eric J Suba. Indian J Med Ethics. 2014 Jul-Sep;11(3):175-8. PubMed PMID: 25101550

  • Sankaranarayanan R, Esmy PO, Rajkumar R, Muwonge R, Swaminathan R. Cervical cancer mortality in India - Authors' reply. Lancet. 2014 May 24;383(9931):1804-5. PubMed PMID: 24856024.

  • Mallath MK, Taylor DG, Badwe RA, Rath GK, Shanta V, Pramesh CS et al. The growing burden of cancer in India: epidemiology and social context. Lancet Oncol. 2014; Apr 11. [E-pub ahead of print] PMID: 24731885

  • Thulaseedharan JV, Malila N, Hakama M, Esmy PO, Cherian M, Swaminathan R, et al. Effect of screening on the risk estimates of socio demographic factors on cervical cancer - a large cohort study from rural India. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2013; 14(1): 589-94. PMID: 23534800

  • Swaminathan R, Selvakumaran R, Esmy PO, Elumalai A, Ravichandran K, Mahendran G et al. India, Dindigul. In: Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. X (electronic version). Eds. Forman D, Bray F, Brewster DH, Gombe MC, Kohler B, Piñeros M, Steliarova-Foucher E, Swaminathan R, Ferlay J. IARC Scientific Publications No. 164, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2013. Useful Links

  • Swaminathan R, Shanta V, Balasubramanian S, Sampath P, Murugaiyan J, Sambandam TS et al. India, Chennai. In: Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. X (electronic version). Eds. Forman D, Bray F, Brewster DH, Gombe MC, Kohler B, Piñeros M, Steliarova-Foucher E, Swaminathan R, Ferlay J. IARC Scientific Publications No. 164, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2013.Useful Links

  • Forman D, Bray F, Brewster DH, Gombe MC, Kohler B, Piñeros M, Steliarova-Foucher E, Swaminathan R, Ferlay J. Eds. Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Vol. X (electronic version). IARC Scientific Publications No. 164, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2013. http://ci5.iarc.fr/CI5-X/ci5-X.htm

  • Thulaseedharan JV, Malila N, Hakama M, Esmy PO, Cherian M, Swaminathan R, et al. Effect of screening on the risk estimates of socio demographic factors on cervical cancer - a large cohort study from rural India. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2013; 14(1): 589-94. PubMed PMID: 22534800.

  • Sankaranarayanan R, Swaminathan R. Verbal-autopsy-based projection of cancer deaths in India. Lancet 2012; 379(9828): 1770-2. PubMed PMID: 22460345

  • Swaminathan R. Doctoral Dissertation: An evaluation of survival of cancer patients based on registry data from low or medium resource countries. Acta Universitatis Tamperensis 1724, Tampere: pp 1-99. Useful Links

  • Swaminathan R. An evaluation of survival of cancer patients based on registry data from low or medium resource countries. Acta Oncol 2012; 51(7): 960. PubMed PMID: 22974095.

  • Krishnamurthy A, Vijayalakshmi R, Gadigi V, Rama R, Sagar TG. The relevance of "Nonsmoking-associated lung cancer" in India: A single-centre experience. Indian J Cancer 2012; 49:82-8.

  • Thulaseedharan JV, Malila N, Hakama M, Esmy PO, Cherian M, Swaminathan R, et al. Socio demographic and reproductive risk factors for cervical cancer - a large prospective cohort study from rural India. Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 2012; 13(6): 2991-5. PubMed PMID: 22938495.

  • Seshadri RA, Srinivasan A, Tapkire R, Swaminathan R. Laproscopic versus open surgery for rectal cancer after neoadjuvant chemoradiation: a matched case-control study of short-term outcomes. Surg Endosc 2012: 26(1): 154061. PubMed PMID: 21792713.

  • Sankaranarayanan R, Swaminathan R. Verbal-autopsy-based projection of cancer deaths in India. Lancet 2012; 379(9828): 1770-2. PubMed PMID: 22460345.

  • Swaminathan R. Doctoral Dissertation: An evaluation of survival of cancer patients based on registry data from low or medium resource countries. Acta Universitatis Tamperensis 1724, Tampere: pp 1-99.

  • Swaminathan R. An evaluation of survival of cancer patients based on registry data from low or medium resource countries. Acta Oncol 2012; 51(7): 960. PubMed PMID: 22974095.

  • Samson M, Shirley S S, Rama R, Sridevi V and Rajkumar T. XPD Lys 751 Gln increases the risk of breast cancer. Oncology Letters, 2011; 2(1):155-159. DOI: 10.3892/ol.2010.220.

  • Suneetha KJ, Nancy KN, Rajalekshmy KR, Rama R, Sagar TG, Rajkumar T. Role of glutathione-s-transferase and CYP1A1*2A polymorphisms in the therapy outcome of south Indian acute lymphoblastic leukemia patients. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncol. 2011, 32(1):25-9. PubMed PMID: 21731212; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3124985.

  • Ramakrishnan AS, Sunil BJ, Rama R. Prognostic factors in patients with node-negative gastric cancer: an Indian experience. World J Surg Oncol. 2011 May 10;9:48. PubMed PMID: 21554745; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3112415.

  • Swaminathan R, Shanta V, Ferlay J, Balasubramanian S, Bray F, Sankaranarayanan R. Trends in cancer incidence in Chennai city 1982-2006 and statewide predictions of future burden in Tamil Nadu 2007-16. Natl Med J India 2011; 24(2):72-7. PubMed PMID: 21668047.

  • Sankaranarayanan R, Swaminathan R, Jayanth K, Brenner H. An overview of cancer survival in Africa, Asia, Caribbean and Central America: the case for investments in cancer health services. In: Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America (SurvCan). (Eds) R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Swaminathan. IARC Scientific Publications No. 162, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2011. Useful Links

  • Swaminathan R, Lucas E, Sankaranarayanan R. Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, Caribbean and Central America: database and attributes. In: Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America (SurvCan). (Eds) R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Swaminathan, IARC Scientific Publications No. 162, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2011. Useful Links

  • Ganesh B, Swaminathan R, Mathew A, Hakama M. Loss-adjusted hospital and population-based survival of cancer patients. In: Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America (SurvCan). (Eds) R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Swaminathan. IARC Scientific Publications No. 162, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2011. Useful Links

  • Swaminathan R, Brenner H. Statistical methods for cancer survival analysis. In: Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America (SurvCan). (Eds) R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Swaminathan. IARC Scientific Publications No. 162, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2011. Useful Links

  • Swaminathan R, Rama R, Nalini S, Shanta V. Cancer Survival in Chennai (Madras), India: 1990-1999. In: Cancer Survival in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Central America (SurvCan). (Eds) R. Sankaranarayanan, R. Swaminathan. IARC Scientific Publications No. 162, International Agency for Research on Cancer, Lyon, 2011.Useful Links