Lucia Mirea

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Prediction of neonatal outcomes in extremely preterm neonates
    Wen J Ge
    Maternal Infant Care MiCare Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Ave, Suite 8 500, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6
    Pediatrics 132:e876-85. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of patent ductus arteriosus and neonatal mortality/morbidities: adjustment for treatment selection bias
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care MiCare Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 161:689-94.e1. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Strategies for genetic association analyses combining unrelated case-control individuals and family trios
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Avenue, Suite 8 500, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:70-9. 2012
  4. pmc Multiple superoxide dismutase 1/splicing factor serine alanine 15 variants are associated with the development and progression of diabetic nephropathy: the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications G
    Hussam Al-Kateb
    Program in Genetics and Genome Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, TMDT Building East Tower, Rm 15 707, 101 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes 57:218-28. 2008
  5. pmc Beliefs about optimal age and screening frequency predict breast screening adherence in a prospective study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Paul Ritvo
    Research, Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 2L7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:518. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Using evidence for population stratification bias in combined individual- and family-level genetic association analyses of quantitative traits
    Lucia Mirea
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Genet Epidemiol 34:502-11. 2010
  7. pmc Genome-wide association identifies the ABO blood group as a major locus associated with serum levels of soluble E-selectin
    Andrew D Paterson
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29:1958-67. 2009
  8. doi request reprint Perceived risk and adherence to breast cancer screening guidelines among women with a familial history of breast cancer: a review of the literature
    Meghan J Walker
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast 22:395-404. 2013
  9. pmc Adherence to breast and ovarian cancer screening recommendations for female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Michael A Campitelli
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:492-500. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Does perceived risk predict breast cancer screening use? Findings from a prospective cohort study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Meghan J Walker
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Breast 23:482-8. 2014

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Publications25

  1. doi request reprint Prediction of neonatal outcomes in extremely preterm neonates
    Wen J Ge
    Maternal Infant Care MiCare Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Ave, Suite 8 500, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6
    Pediatrics 132:e876-85. 2013
    ..To develop and validate a statistical prediction model spanning the severity range of neonatal outcomes in infants born at ≤ 30 weeks' gestation...
  2. doi request reprint Treatment of patent ductus arteriosus and neonatal mortality/morbidities: adjustment for treatment selection bias
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care MiCare Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Pediatr 161:689-94.e1. 2012
    ..To examine the association between treatment for patent ductus arteriosus (PDA) and neonatal outcomes in preterm infants, after adjustment for treatment selection bias...
  3. doi request reprint Strategies for genetic association analyses combining unrelated case-control individuals and family trios
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Avenue, Suite 8 500, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 176:70-9. 2012
    ..The statistical methods are evaluated using simulations and applied to a candidate gene study of childhood leukemia (Quebec Childhood Leukemia Study, 1980-2000)...
  4. pmc Multiple superoxide dismutase 1/splicing factor serine alanine 15 variants are associated with the development and progression of diabetic nephropathy: the Diabetes Control and Complications Trial/Epidemiology of Diabetes Interventions and Complications G
    Hussam Al-Kateb
    Program in Genetics and Genome Biology, The Hospital for Sick Children, TMDT Building East Tower, Rm 15 707, 101 College St, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Diabetes 57:218-28. 2008
    ..Despite familial clustering of nephropathy and retinopathy severity in type 1 diabetes, few gene variants have been consistently associated with these outcomes...
  5. pmc Beliefs about optimal age and screening frequency predict breast screening adherence in a prospective study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Paul Ritvo
    Research, Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Ave, Toronto, ON M5G 2L7, Canada
    BMC Public Health 12:518. 2012
    ..Although few studies have linked cognitive variables with adherence to mammography screening in women with family histories of breast and/or ovarian cancer, research studies suggest cognitive phenomena can be powerful adherence predictors...
  6. doi request reprint Using evidence for population stratification bias in combined individual- and family-level genetic association analyses of quantitative traits
    Lucia Mirea
    Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Genet Epidemiol 34:502-11. 2010
    ....
  7. pmc Genome-wide association identifies the ABO blood group as a major locus associated with serum levels of soluble E-selectin
    Andrew D Paterson
    Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 29:1958-67. 2009
    ..Although E-selectin levels are heritable, little is known about the specific genetic factors involved. E-selectin levels have been associated with the ABO blood group phenotype...
  8. doi request reprint Perceived risk and adherence to breast cancer screening guidelines among women with a familial history of breast cancer: a review of the literature
    Meghan J Walker
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Breast 22:395-404. 2013
    ..A small positive association has been consistently demonstrated between perceived breast cancer risk and mammography use. Evidence specific to women with familial breast cancer risk has not been previously reviewed...
  9. pmc Adherence to breast and ovarian cancer screening recommendations for female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Michael A Campitelli
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:492-500. 2011
    ..76-4.05). Although the overall level of adherence among high-risk women is suboptimal in the community, women at a higher familial risk are adhering more often to cancer screening recommendations than women at a lower familial risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint Does perceived risk predict breast cancer screening use? Findings from a prospective cohort study of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Meghan J Walker
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Division of Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Breast 23:482-8. 2014
    ..Results may inform risk education and management strategies for women with varying levels of familial breast cancer risk. ..
  11. doi request reprint Association between congenital anomalies and area-level deprivation among infants in neonatal intensive care units
    Kate L Bassil
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre MiCare, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Canada
    Am J Perinatol 30:225-32. 2013
    ..To examine the relationship between area-level material deprivation and the risk of congenital anomalies in infants admitted to neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) across Canada...
  12. ncbi request reprint Multiple variants in vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGFA) are risk factors for time to severe retinopathy in type 1 diabetes: the DCCT/EDIC genetics study
    Hussam Al-Kateb
    Program in Genetics and Genome Biology, Hospital of Sick Children Research Institute, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Diabetes 56:2161-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine if any common variants in the gene for vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGFA) are associated with long-term renal and retinal complications in type 1 diabetes...
  13. pmc Worry is good for breast cancer screening: a study of female relatives from the ontario site of the breast cancer family registry
    Li Rita Zhang
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada M5T 3L9
    J Cancer Epidemiol 2012:545062. 2012
    ..Conclusions. Medium levels of cancer worries predicted higher rates of screening mammography and CBE among high-risk women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Impact of familial risk and mammography screening on prognostic indicators of breast disease among women from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Meghan J Walker
    Division of Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, ON, M5G 2L7, Canada
    Fam Cancer 13:163-72. 2014
    ..80, 95 % CI 1.18-51.50) compared with screen-detected cancers. Screening mammography may be effective for women with a first-degree family history of breast cancer, irrespective of level of familial risk...
  15. doi request reprint Relationship of mode of conception and sex concordance with mortality/morbidity in preterm twins
    Lucia Mirea
    Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Twin Res Hum Genet 16:985-93. 2013
    ..To assess the association of mode of conception and sex concordance with neonatal outcomes in very preterm twins...
  16. pmc Genetic variation at the ACE gene is associated with persistent microalbuminuria and severe nephropathy in type 1 diabetes: the DCCT/EDIC Genetics Study
    Andrew P Boright
    Department of Medicine, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
    Diabetes 54:1238-44. 2005
    ..41 [0.22-0.78], P = 0.006). Our findings in the DCCT/EDIC cohort provide strong evidence that genetic variation at the ACE gene is associated with the development of nephropathy in patients with type 1 diabetes...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tests for covariate-associated heterogeneity in IBD allele sharing of affected relatives
    Lucia Mirea
    Prosserman Centre for Studies of Complex Diseases in Human Populations, Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Genet Epidemiol 26:44-60. 2004
    ..Application of these tests for heterogeneity detected significant differences in allele sharing between subgroups of families with inflammatory bowel disease...
  18. ncbi request reprint Favourable prognostic factors of subsequent screen-detected breast cancers among women aged 50-69
    Anna M Chiarelli
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:499-506. 2012
    ..As long-term mortality reduction for breast screening may depend on subsequent screens, our study indicates that mammography screening can be effective in women aged 50-69...
  19. doi request reprint Passive cigarette smoke exposure during various periods of life, genetic variants, and breast cancer risk among never smokers
    Laura N Anderson
    Department of Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Epidemiol 175:289-301. 2012
    ..Although the results of this study were largely null, it is possible that premenopausal women exposed to passive smoke or carrying certain genetic variants may be at higher risk of breast cancer...
  20. pmc Influence of perceived breast cancer risk on screening behaviors of female relatives from the Ontario site of the Breast Cancer Family Registry
    Li Rita Zhang
    Prevention and Cancer Control, Cancer Care Ontario, 620 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 2L7, Canada
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:255-62. 2011
    ..These findings may inform educational messages for improving risk communication of women at elevated familial breast cancer risk...
  21. pmc Comparison of Haseman-Elston regression analyses using single, summary, and longitudinal measures of systolic blood pressure
    Lucia Mirea
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, 600 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario, M5G 1X5, Canada
    BMC Genet 4:S23. 2003
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Heterogeneity in IBD allele sharing among covariate-defined subgroups: issues and findings for affected relatives
    Shelley B Bull
    Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Hum Hered 56:94-106. 2003
    ..In this report, we highlight issues that arise in studies of families with affected relatives...
  23. pmc The International Network for Evaluating Outcomes of very low birth weight, very preterm neonates (iNeo): a protocol for collaborative comparisons of international health services for quality improvement in neonatal care
    Prakesh S Shah
    Canadian Neonatal Network, Maternal Infant Care Research Centre, Mount Sinai Hospital, 700 University Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1X6, Canada
    BMC Pediatr 14:110. 2014
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint A population- and family-based study of Canadian families reveals association of HLA DRB1*0103 with colonic involvement in inflammatory bowel disease
    Mark S Silverberg
    Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Inflamm Bowel Dis 9:1-9. 2003
    ....
  25. doi request reprint Model-free linkage analysis of a binary trait
    Wei Xu
    Department of Biostatistics, Princess Margaret Hospital, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Methods Mol Biol 850:317-45. 2012
    ..In Subheading 2, we work through the methods on a rich example providing sample software code and output. Subheading 3 contains notes with additional details on various topics that may need further consideration during analysis...