Affiliation: University of Western Australia
- Quantitative exposure metrics for sleep disturbance and their association with breast cancer riskJennifer Girschik
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia M519, B Block Ground Floor, Hospital Ave, Nedlands, WA, 6009, Australia
Cancer Causes Control 24:919-28. 2013..A number of ways to improve the measurement of sleep have been proposed. This study aimed to assess the relationship between novel 'sleep disturbance' metrics, as expanded measures of sleep, and breast cancer risk...
- Self-reported sleep duration, sleep quality, and breast cancer risk in a population-based case-control studyJennifer Girschik
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, B Block, Ground Floor, Hospital Avenue, Nedlands, Western Australia 6009, Australia
Am J Epidemiol 177:316-27. 2013..This study does not provide evidence to support an association between self-reported sleep duration or quality and the risk of breast cancer...
- Validation of self-reported sleep against actigraphyJennifer Girschik
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
J Epidemiol 22:462-8. 2012..We examined whether a 3-item sleep questionnaire, similar to those typically used in epidemiologic studies, closely corresponded with objective measures of sleep as assessed using actigraphy monitoring...
- Reliability of a sleep quality questionnaire for use in epidemiologic studiesJennifer Girschik
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, The University of Western Australia, Australia
J Epidemiol 22:244-50. 2012..The present study assessed the test-retest reliability of the sleep questionnaire used in the Breast Cancer Environment and Employment Study (BCEES)...
- Could mining be protective against prostate cancer? A study and literature reviewJennifer Girschik
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, Perth, Australia
Occup Environ Med 67:365-74. 2010....
- OccIDEAS: retrospective occupational exposure assessment in community-based studies made easierLin Fritschi
Western Australian Institute for Medical Research, University of Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia 6012, Australia
J Environ Public Health 2009:957023. 2009..Development of this application has the potential to make high-quality occupational assessment more efficient and accessible for epidemiological studies...
- The MTHFR C677T and DeltaDNMT3B C-149T polymorphisms confer different risks for right- and left-sided colorectal cancerBarry Iacopetta
School of Surgery, University of Western Australia, Nedlands, Australia
Int J Cancer 125:84-90. 2009..02). Epidemiological studies on dietary and genetic risk factors for CRC should take into account these may confer different risks for right- and left-sided tumors...