Publications by authors named "Henry C Kitchener"

79Publications

PROgesterone Therapy for Endometrial Cancer Prevention in Obese Women (PROTEC) Trial: A Feasibility Study.

Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2020 Sep 30. Epub 2020 Sep 30.

Division of Gynaecology, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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September 2020

HPV testing compared with routine cytology in cervical screening: long-term follow-up of ARTISTIC RCT.

Health Technol Assess 2019 06;23(28):1-44

Non-Communicable Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, London, UK.

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June 2019

Cross-sectional study of HPV testing in self-sampled urine and comparison with matched vaginal and cervical samples in women attending colposcopy for the management of abnormal cervical screening.

BMJ Open 2019 04 29;9(4):e025388. Epub 2019 Apr 29.

Gynaecological Oncology Research Group, Division of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, Manchester, UK.

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April 2019

The impact of obesity and bariatric surgery on circulating and tissue biomarkers of endometrial cancer risk.

Int J Cancer 2019 02 20;144(3):641-650. Epub 2018 Nov 20.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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February 2019

To promote maintenance or treatment, is that the question?

Lancet Oncol 2017 09 25;18(9):1151-1152. Epub 2017 Jul 25.

School of Medical Sciences, Division of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 0JH, UK. Electronic address:

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September 2017

Cervical cancer: A global health crisis.

Cancer 2017 Jul 2;123(13):2404-2412. Epub 2017 May 2.

Department of Radiation Oncology, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah.

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July 2017

The Impact of an International Network (Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup) for Clinical Research on Global Capacity for Gynecologic Cancer Clinical Trials.

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2017 05;27(4):813-818

*Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; †Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, England; ‡European Organization for Research and Treatment for Cancer, Belgium; §Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia; ∥Department of Radiation Oncology, Loyola University Chicago, Chicago, IL; ¶AP-HP, Hôpital Hôtel-Dieu, Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France; #Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada; and **Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

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May 2017

Urocortin suppresses endometrial cancer cell migration via CRFR2 and its system components are differentially modulated by estrogen.

Cancer Med 2017 02 21;6(2):408-415. Epub 2017 Jan 21.

Division of Molecular & Clinical Cancer Sciences, School of Medical Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Medicine & Health, Manchester Cancer Research Centre, University of Manchester, Wilmslow Road, Manchester, M20 4QL, United Kingdom.

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February 2017

Ki-67 in endometrial cancer: scoring optimization and prognostic relevance for window studies.

Mod Pathol 2017 03 2;30(3):459-468. Epub 2016 Dec 2.

Division of Molecular and Clinical Cancer Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, UK.

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March 2017

Working together to shape the endometrial cancer research agenda: The top ten unanswered research questions.

Gynecol Oncol 2016 Nov 1;143(2):287-293. Epub 2016 Sep 1.

Gynaecological Oncology Research Group, Institute of Cancer Sciences, Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9WL, UK; Womb Cancer Alliance Priority Setting Partnership Study Group, UK. Electronic address:

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November 2016

A prospective study of anal cancer screening in HIV-positive and negative MSM.

AIDS 2016 06;30(9):1375-83

aInstitute of Cancer Sciences, The University of Manchester bCentre for Biostatistics, Institute of Population Health, The University of Manchester cManchester Cytology Centre, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester dClinical Virology, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester eDepartment of Histopathology, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester fGeneral Surgery, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester gPublic Health England, Sheffield, UK.

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June 2016

Adjuvant (post-surgery) chemotherapy for early stage epithelial ovarian cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2015 Dec 17(12):CD004706. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

Cochrane Gynaecological, Neuro-oncology and Orphan Cancer Group, Royal United Hospital, Education Centre, Bath, UK, BA1 3NG.

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December 2015

Premalignant disease in the genital tract in pregnancy.

Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 2016 May 19;33:33-43. Epub 2015 Oct 19.

Institute of Cancer Sciences, The University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, UK. Electronic address:

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May 2016

The PapilloCheck Assay for Detection of High-Grade Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia.

J Clin Microbiol 2015 Nov 2;53(11):3553-9. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, St. Mary's Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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November 2015

The cervix cancer research network: increasing access to cancer clinical trials in low- and middle-income countries.

Front Oncol 2015 19;5:14. Epub 2015 Feb 19.

Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Utah School of Medicine , Salt Lake City, UT , USA.

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March 2015

Tumour suppressor gene methylation and cervical cell folate concentration are determinants of high-risk human papillomavirus persistence: a nested case control study.

BMC Cancer 2014 Nov 3;14:803. Epub 2014 Nov 3.

Human Nutrition Unit, Department of Oncology, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK.

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November 2014

Urine testing for HPV.

BMJ 2014 Sep 16;349:g5542. Epub 2014 Sep 16.

Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester M13 9WL, UK.

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September 2014

Measurement of neutralizing serum antibodies of patients vaccinated with human papillomavirus L1 or L2-based immunogens using furin-cleaved HPV Pseudovirions.

PLoS One 2014 7;9(7):e101576. Epub 2014 Jul 7.

Departments of Pathology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America; Department of Oncology, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America; Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America.

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February 2015

Ovarian cancer.

Lancet 2014 Oct 21;384(9951):1376-88. Epub 2014 Apr 21.

UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, London, UK.

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October 2014

Gynecologic Cancer InterGroup (GCIG) Endometrial Cancer Clinical Trials Planning Meeting: taking endometrial cancer trials into the translational era.

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2013 Oct;23(8):1528-34

*Department of Clinical Oncology, Leiden University Medical Center, Leiden, The Netherlands; †Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, United Kingdom; ‡Division of Hematology and Oncology, Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA; §Division of Gynaecology, European Institute of Oncology, Milan, Italy; ∥Department of Gynecologic Oncology and Reproductive Medicine, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; ¶Department of Clinical Oncology, Barts Health NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom; #Department of Medical Oncology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY; **Department of Gynaecology, Newcastle University and Northern Institute for Cancer Research, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom; ††Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, College of Medicine, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH; ‡‡Department of Gynaecologic Oncology, Royal Women's Hospital, and Melbourne University Dept of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Australia; §§Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Haukeland University Hospital; and Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Bergen, Norway; and ∥∥Department of Radiation Oncology, Sunnybrook Cancer Center, Toronto, Canada.

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October 2013

Developing role of HPV in cervical cancer prevention.

BMJ 2013 Aug 7;347:f4781. Epub 2013 Aug 7.

Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester M13 9WL, UK.

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August 2013

Human papillomavirus and cervical cancer.

Lancet 2013 Sep 23;382(9895):889-99. Epub 2013 Apr 23.

Institute of Cancer Sciences, University of Manchester, Oxford Road, Manchester, UK.

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September 2013

Therapy of human papillomavirus-related disease.

Vaccine 2012 Nov;30 Suppl 5:F71-82

Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, University of Manchester, Manchester M20 4BX, UK.

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November 2012

Adjuvant radiotherapy for stage I endometrial cancer: an updated Cochrane systematic review and meta-analysis.

J Natl Cancer Inst 2012 Nov 6;104(21):1625-34. Epub 2012 Sep 6.

Department of Oncology, University of Oxford, and Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK.

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November 2012

Human papillomavirus as a target for management, prevention and therapy.

Int J Hyperthermia 2012 12;28(6):478-88. Epub 2012 Jun 12.

Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester, UK.

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January 2013

Adjuvant radiotherapy for stage I endometrial cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Apr 18(4):CD003916. Epub 2012 Apr 18.

Department of Oncology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University, Oxford, UK.

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April 2012

Epigenetic variability in cells of normal cytology is associated with the risk of future morphological transformation.

Genome Med 2012 Mar 27;4(3):24. Epub 2012 Mar 27.

Statistical Genomics Group, Paul O'Gorman Building, UCL Cancer Institute, University College London, 72 Huntley Street, London WC1E 6BT, UK.

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March 2012

Adjuvant (post-surgery) chemotherapy for early stage epithelial ovarian cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Mar 14(3):CD004706. Epub 2012 Mar 14.

Department ofObstetrics and Gynaecology, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Stott Lane,Salford, UK.

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March 2012

Adjuvant radiotherapy for stage I endometrial cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2012 Mar 14(3):CD003916. Epub 2012 Mar 14.

Department of Oncology, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and Oxford University, Oxford, UK.

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March 2012

Body mass index does not influence post-treatment survival in early stage endometrial cancer: results from the MRC ASTEC trial.

Eur J Cancer 2012 Apr 17;48(6):853-64. Epub 2011 Nov 17.

Gynaecology Oncology Research Group, School of Cancer and Enabling Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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April 2012

Adjuvant progestagens for endometrial cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2011 Jun 15(6):CD001040. Epub 2011 Jun 15.

Gynaecological Oncology Unit, Royal Preston Hospital, Lancashire Teaching Hospital NHS Trust, Sharoe Green Lane, Fullwood, Preston, Lancashire, UK, PR2 9HT.

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June 2011

Sexual behavior and HPV infection in British women, by postal questionnaires and telephone interviews.

J Med Virol 2011 Jul 22;83(7):1238-46. Epub 2011 Apr 22.

Cancer Research UK Centre for Epidemiology, Mathematics & Statistics, Wolfson Institute of Preventive Medicine, Queen Mary University of London, London, UK.

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July 2011

Sentinel-node biopsy in endometrial cancer: a win-win scenario?

Lancet Oncol 2011 May 12;12(5):413-4. Epub 2011 Apr 12.

University of Manchester, Manchester M13 0JH, UK.

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May 2011

Automation-assisted versus manual reading of cervical cytology (MAVARIC): a randomised controlled trial.

Lancet Oncol 2011 Jan 9;12(1):56-64. Epub 2010 Dec 9.

School of Cancer and Enabling Sciences, The University of Manchester, Manchester Academic Health Science Centre, Manchester, UK.

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January 2011

To stage or not to stage? That is the question: (with apologies to Shakespeare).

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2010 Oct;20(11 Suppl 2):S55-6

University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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October 2010

Body mass index, hormone replacement therapy, and endometrial cancer risk: a meta-analysis.

Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2010 Dec 28;19(12):3119-30. Epub 2010 Oct 28.

Gynaecology Oncology Research Group, School of Cancer and Enabling Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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December 2010

Adjuvant (post-surgery) chemotherapy for early stage epithelial ovarian cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2009 Jul 8(3):CD004706. Epub 2009 Jul 8.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Stott Lane, Salford, UK, M6 8HD.

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July 2009

Endometrial cancer state of the science meeting.

Int J Gynecol Cancer 2009 Jan;19(1):134-40

UK National Cancer Research Institute and University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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January 2009

Adjuvant (post-surgery) chemotherapy for early stage epithelial ovarian cancer.

Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2009 Jan 21(1):CD004706. Epub 2009 Jan 21.

Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust, Stott Lane, Salford, UK, M6 8HD.

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January 2009

Clinical and immunologic results of a phase II trial of sequential imiquimod and photodynamic therapy for vulval intraepithelial neoplasia.

Clin Cancer Res 2008 Aug;14(16):5292-9

School of Cancer and Imaging, University of Manchester, St. Mary's Hospital, Immunology Group, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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August 2008

Informing adolescents about human papillomavirus vaccination: what will parents allow?

Vaccine 2008 Apr 14;26(18):2203-10. Epub 2008 Mar 14.

Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Manchester, M13 OJH, United Kingdom.

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April 2008

The second to fourth digit ratio (2D:4D) in women with and without human papillomavirus and cervical dysplasia.

Am J Hum Biol 2008 May-Jun;20(3):337-41

Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 OJH, United Kingdom.

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June 2008

Specific HIV protease inhibitors inhibit the ability of HPV16 E6 to degrade p53 and selectively kill E6-dependent cervical carcinoma cells in vitro.

Antivir Ther 2006 ;11(6):813-25

University of Manchester Gynaecological Oncology Laboratories, Human Development, St Mary's Hospital, Manchester M13 OJH.

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March 2007

Cervarix--a bivalent L1 virus-like particle vaccine for prevention of human papillomavirus type 16- and 18-associated cervical cancer.

Expert Opin Biol Ther 2007 Mar;7(3):391-6

University of Manchester, Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, St Mary's Hospital, Whitworth Park, Manchester, M13 0JH, UK.

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March 2007

A semi-qualitative study of attitudes to vaccinating adolescents against human papillomavirus without parental consent.

BMC Public Health 2007 Feb 9;7:20. Epub 2007 Feb 9.

Academic Unit of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Research floor, St, Mary's Hospital, Whitworth Park, Manchester, M13 0JH, UK.

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February 2007

Chapter 7: Achievements and limitations of cervical cytology screening.

Vaccine 2006 Aug;24 Suppl 3:S3/63-70

Academic Unit of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Manchester, St. Mary's Hospital, Whitworth Park, Manchester, UK.

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August 2006

Human papillomavirus in cervical screening and vaccination.

Clin Sci (Lond) 2006 May;110(5):543-52

Academic Unit of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, University of Manchester, St Mary's Hospital, Whitworth Park, Manchester M13 0JH, UK.

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May 2006

Future acceptance of adolescent human papillomavirus vaccination: a survey of parental attitudes.

Vaccine 2006 Apr 9;24(16):3087-94. Epub 2006 Feb 9.

Academic Unit of Obstetrics & Gynaecology, University of Manchester, Manchester, M13 OJH, UK.

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April 2006

Adjuvant chemotherapy improves survival after resection of stage 1 ovarian cancer.

Cancer Treat Rev 2005 Jun;31(4):323-7

University of Manchester, Manchester, UK.

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June 2005

Human papillomavirus type 16 E2- and L1-specific serological and T-cell responses in women with vulval intraepithelial neoplasia.

J Gen Virol 2003 Aug;84(Pt 8):2089-2097

Immunology Group, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Wilmslow Road, Manchester M20 4BX, UK.

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August 2003

No alteration in NK function or zeta chain expression in NK and T cells of cervical cancer patients.

Gynecol Oncol 2003 Apr;89(1):120-8

Department of Immunology, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Christie Hospital, Manchester, United Kingdom.

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April 2003

Association between human leukocyte antigen polymorphism and human papillomavirus 16-positive vulval intraepithelial neoplasia in British women.

Cancer Res 2003 Jan;63(2):400-3

Immunology Group, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Manchester M20 4BX, United Kingdom.

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January 2003

The use of vaccines in the prevention and treatment of cervical cancer.

Clin Oncol (R Coll Radiol) 2002 Jun;14(3):193-200

Immunology Group, Paterson Institute for Cancer Research, Christie Hospital NHS Trust, Manchester, UK.

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June 2002