L S Cook

Summary

Affiliation: University of Calgary
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The reliability of telephone interviews compared with in-person interviews using memory aids
    Linda S Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 13:495-501. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Endometrial cancer survival among U.S. black and white women by birth cohort
    Linda S Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Epidemiology 17:469-72. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Hair product use and the risk of breast cancer in young women
    L S Cook
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 10:551-9. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer following tamoxifen therapy for breast cancer (United States)
    L S Cook
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:405-10. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint CYP2D6 genotype and the incidence of anal and vulvar cancer
    C Chen
    Program in Cancer Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:317-21. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint The need for evolution in healthcare decision modeling
    Robert C Lee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 41:1024-33. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment for inherited susceptibility to cancer: a review of the psychosocial and ethical dimensions
    Robert C Lee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Genet Test 9:66-79. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint The incidence of gastric carcinoma in Asian migrants to the United States and their descendants
    A Kamineni
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 10:77-83. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer following breast cancer
    Leanne M Kmet
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 79:143-7. 2003
  10. pmc Case-control study of lifetime total physical activity and endometrial cancer risk
    Christine M Friedenreich
    Alberta Health Services, 1331 29 St NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1105-16. 2010

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint The reliability of telephone interviews compared with in-person interviews using memory aids
    Linda S Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Ann Epidemiol 13:495-501. 2003
    ..We compared a telephone interview to an in-person interview using the same questionnaire and memory aids in both...
  2. ncbi request reprint Endometrial cancer survival among U.S. black and white women by birth cohort
    Linda S Cook
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Epidemiology 17:469-72. 2006
    ..This disparity results from a relatively higher level of case-fatality in African Americans. We investigated whether the inter-racial difference in survival has diminished in more recent birth cohorts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hair product use and the risk of breast cancer in young women
    L S Cook
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 10:551-9. 1999
    ..This case-control study evaluated how detailed aspects of hair coloring and hair spray application by reproductive-age women may affect breast cancer risk...
  4. ncbi request reprint Colorectal cancer following tamoxifen therapy for breast cancer (United States)
    L S Cook
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:405-10. 2001
    ..An analysis combining data from several clinical trials has raised concern that tamoxifen therapy may increase the risk of a subsequent colorectal malignancy. We conducted a nested case-control study to test this hypothesis...
  5. ncbi request reprint CYP2D6 genotype and the incidence of anal and vulvar cancer
    C Chen
    Program in Cancer Biology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:317-21. 1999
    ..6-5.4 with two inactivating alleles. These results provide no support for the hypothesis that cigarette smokers who carry the CYP2D6 alleles that result in a low activity phenotype have a decreased risk of anogenital cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint The need for evolution in healthcare decision modeling
    Robert C Lee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Med Care 41:1024-33. 2003
    ..The present state-of-the-art in healthcare decision modeling is often inadequate to properly assess these decisions...
  7. ncbi request reprint Risk assessment for inherited susceptibility to cancer: a review of the psychosocial and ethical dimensions
    Robert C Lee
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    Genet Test 9:66-79. 2005
    ..Careful policy analysis, as in some of the economic analyses reviewed here, is important to bridge this gap...
  8. ncbi request reprint The incidence of gastric carcinoma in Asian migrants to the United States and their descendants
    A Kamineni
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 10:77-83. 1999
    ..We examined the incidence of gastric carcinoma in Chinese, Japanese, and Filipino residents of the United States to obtain additional information about the etiology of this disease...
  9. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for colorectal cancer following breast cancer
    Leanne M Kmet
    Department of Community Health Sciences, University of Calgary, Alta, Canada
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 79:143-7. 2003
    ..To investigate risk factors for colorectal cancer following breast cancer...
  10. pmc Case-control study of lifetime total physical activity and endometrial cancer risk
    Christine M Friedenreich
    Alberta Health Services, 1331 29 St NW, Calgary, AB T2N 4N2, Canada
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1105-16. 2010
    ..This study provides evidence for a decreased risk between lifetime physical activity and endometrial cancer risk and a possible increased risk associated with sedentary behavior...
  11. doi request reprint Hepatocellular carcinoma incidence trends in Canada: analysis by birth cohort and period of diagnosis
    Gaia Pocobelli
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, WA, USA
    Liver Int 28:1272-9. 2008
    ..We examined birth cohort and calendar period trends in hepatocellular carcinoma (HCC) incidence in Canada (1976-2000). We also projected HCC incidence rates through 2015...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dietary intake and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer (United States)
    Jackilen Shannon
    Portland VA Medical Center, 3710 SW US Veterans Hospital Rd P3 HSRD, Portland, Oregon 97201, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:19-27. 2003
    ..In this case-control study, we evaluate the associations between red meat, fish, dairy products, and fruits and vegetables, and risk of breast cancer in postmenopausal women...