Bettina F Drake

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer disparities in South Carolina: early detection, special programs, and descriptive epidemiology
    Bettina F Drake
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    J S C Med Assoc 102:241-9. 2006
  2. pmc Risk of hypercalcemia in blacks taking hydrochlorothiazide and vitamin D
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:772-8. 2014
  3. pmc Null association between vitamin D and PSA levels among black men in a vitamin D supplementation trial
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:1944-7. 2014
  4. pmc Dose response to vitamin D supplementation in African Americans: results of a 4-arm, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Kimmie Ng
    Department of Medical Oncology KN, JAM, and CSF and Center for Community Based Research JBS, EG S, and KME, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA the Division of Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO BFD the Division of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA ATC the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ATC, ELG, and CSF the Division of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC BWH the Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA PDC the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC GGB and the Departments of Nutrition JBS and ELG and Social and Behavioral Sciences KME, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:587-98. 2014
  5. pmc Racial differences in the perception of lung cancer: the 2005 Health Information National Trends Survey
    Christopher S Lathan
    Division of Population Sciences, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 116:1981-6. 2010
  6. pmc Effect of vitamin D supplementation on blood pressure in blacks
    John P Forman
    Renal Division and Kidney Clinical Research Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 41 Ave Louis Pasteur, Suite 120, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 61:779-85. 2013
  7. pmc A computer-tailored intervention to promote informed decision making for prostate cancer screening among African American men
    Jennifer D Allen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:340-51. 2009
  8. pmc Racial differences in prostate cancer screening by family history
    Bettina F Drake
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Center for Community Based Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:579-83. 2008

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Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer disparities in South Carolina: early detection, special programs, and descriptive epidemiology
    Bettina F Drake
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA, 02215, USA
    J S C Med Assoc 102:241-9. 2006
    ..Collaborative arrangements will be pursued to increase positive outcomes and better futures for South Carolinians...
  2. pmc Risk of hypercalcemia in blacks taking hydrochlorothiazide and vitamin D
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
    Am J Med 127:772-8. 2014
    ..Thus, they are more likely to be exposed to vitamin D supplementation and thiazide diuretics. The risk for hypercalcemia among blacks using vitamin D and hydrochlorothiazide is undefined...
  3. pmc Null association between vitamin D and PSA levels among black men in a vitamin D supplementation trial
    Paulette D Chandler
    Division of Preventive Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:1944-7. 2014
    ..There are few data about the effect of vitamin D3 (cholecalciferol) supplementation on prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in healthy Black men...
  4. pmc Dose response to vitamin D supplementation in African Americans: results of a 4-arm, randomized, placebo-controlled trial
    Kimmie Ng
    Department of Medical Oncology KN, JAM, and CSF and Center for Community Based Research JBS, EG S, and KME, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA the Division of Public Health Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO BFD the Division of Gastroenterology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA ATC the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA ATC, ELG, and CSF the Division of Pediatrics, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC BWH the Division of General Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA PDC the Department of Psychology and Neuroscience, Duke University, Durham, NC GGB and the Departments of Nutrition JBS and ELG and Social and Behavioral Sciences KME, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
    Am J Clin Nutr 99:587-98. 2014
    ..Nonetheless, the relation between vitamin D supplementation and 25(OH)D concentrations in African Americans remains undefined...
  5. pmc Racial differences in the perception of lung cancer: the 2005 Health Information National Trends Survey
    Christopher S Lathan
    Division of Population Sciences, Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 116:1981-6. 2010
    ..Racial disparities in lung cancer have been described well in the literature; however, little is known about perceptions of lung cancer in the general population and whether these perceptions differ by race...
  6. pmc Effect of vitamin D supplementation on blood pressure in blacks
    John P Forman
    Renal Division and Kidney Clinical Research Institute, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 41 Ave Louis Pasteur, Suite 120, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 61:779-85. 2013
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  7. pmc A computer-tailored intervention to promote informed decision making for prostate cancer screening among African American men
    Jennifer D Allen
    Center for Community Based Research, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Mens Health 3:340-51. 2009
    ..These results suggest that use of a computer-tailored decision aid is a promising strategy to promote IDM for CaP screening among African American men...
  8. pmc Racial differences in prostate cancer screening by family history
    Bettina F Drake
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Center for Community Based Research, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:579-83. 2008
    ..Therefore we examined racial variation in the association of family history of CaP and self-reported prostate-specific antigen (PSA) testing in the nationally-representative National Health Interview Survey (NHIS)...