Julia B Greer

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Androgenic progestins in oral contraceptives and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:731-40. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Short-term oral contraceptive use and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:66-72. 2005
  3. pmc ABO blood group and chronic pancreatitis risk in the NAPS2 cohort
    Julia B Greer
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Pancreas 40:1188-94. 2011
  4. pmc Multicenter approach to recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis in the United States: the North American Pancreatitis Study 2 (NAPS2)
    David C Whitcomb
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pancreatology 8:520-31. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 106:2247-57. 2006
  6. pmc Significant association between ABO blood group and pancreatic cancer
    Julia B Greer
    The Institute For Transfusion Medicine, 3636 Blvd of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 16:5588-91. 2010
  7. doi request reprint New developments in pancreatic cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical Arts Building, 3708 Fifth Avenue, Fourth Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 13:131-9. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and the risk of recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis
    Dhiraj Yadav
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3708 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1035-45. 2009
  9. pmc Pathways to injury in chronic pancreatitis: decoding the role of the high-risk SPINK1 N34S haplotype using meta-analysis
    Elie Aoun
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2003. 2008
  10. pmc Pancreatic cancer patients who smoke and drink are diagnosed at younger ages
    Randall E Brand
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Hillman Cancer Center, 5117 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1007-12. 2009

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Androgenic progestins in oral contraceptives and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 105:731-40. 2005
    ..The authors investigated whether OC efficacy might differ according to androgenicity by using data from a large, population-based, case-control study (the Steroid Hormones and Reproductions [SHARE] Study)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Short-term oral contraceptive use and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:66-72. 2005
    ..Mediating factors may reflect endogenous hormone levels, OC metabolism, or OC bioactivity...
  3. pmc ABO blood group and chronic pancreatitis risk in the NAPS2 cohort
    Julia B Greer
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15261, USA
    Pancreas 40:1188-94. 2011
    ..Our goal was to determine whether ABO blood group may affect the risk of chronic pancreatitis...
  4. pmc Multicenter approach to recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis in the United States: the North American Pancreatitis Study 2 (NAPS2)
    David C Whitcomb
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Pancreatology 8:520-31. 2008
    ..We developed the North American Pancreatitis Study 2 (NAPS2) to be sufficiently powered to understand the complex environmental, metabolic and genetic mechanisms underlying RAP and CP...
  5. ncbi request reprint Anthropometry and the risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Epidemiology, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 106:2247-57. 2006
    ..Because factors such as oral contraceptive (OC), hormone therapy (HT), and parity may affect weight and hormone levels, the associations were examined in women with and without these characteristics...
  6. pmc Significant association between ABO blood group and pancreatic cancer
    Julia B Greer
    The Institute For Transfusion Medicine, 3636 Blvd of the Allies, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    World J Gastroenterol 16:5588-91. 2010
    ..To evaluate whether the ABO blood group is related to pancreatic cancer risk in the general population of the United States...
  7. doi request reprint New developments in pancreatic cancer
    Julia B Greer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Medical Arts Building, 3708 Fifth Avenue, Fourth Floor, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 13:131-9. 2011
    ..Finally, CA 19-9 levels, the presence of diabetes mellitus, and a six-gene signature provided critical information regarding survival that could help guide treatment of individuals diagnosed with pancreatic adenocarcinoma...
  8. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption, cigarette smoking, and the risk of recurrent acute and chronic pancreatitis
    Dhiraj Yadav
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, 3708 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:1035-45. 2009
    ..We examined the current prevalence of alcohol use and smoking and their association with RAP and CP in patients evaluated at US referral centers...
  9. pmc Pathways to injury in chronic pancreatitis: decoding the role of the high-risk SPINK1 N34S haplotype using meta-analysis
    Elie Aoun
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e2003. 2008
    ..We tested this hypothesis by evaluating the differences in effect size of the high risk SPINK1 N34S haplotype on CP from multiple etiologies after combining clinical reports of SPINK1 N34S frequency using meta-analysis...
  10. pmc Pancreatic cancer patients who smoke and drink are diagnosed at younger ages
    Randall E Brand
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, University of Pittsburgh and University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Hillman Cancer Center, 5117 Centre Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 7:1007-12. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint Pancreatitis in children and adolescents
    Mark E Lowe
    Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition, Department of Pediatrics, Children s Hospital of Pittsburgh, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3755 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep 10:128-35. 2008
    ..Improvements in diagnostic and imaging methods and growing awareness cannot account for the recent increases in the observed incidence of pediatric acute pancreatitis...
  12. doi request reprint Serum immunoglobulin G fraction 4 levels in pancreatic cancer: elevations not associated with autoimmune pancreatitis
    Amit Raina
    Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Pathol Lab Med 132:48-53. 2008
    ..A previous Japanese study reported that serum IgG4 greater than 135 mg/dL was 97% specific and 95% sensitive in predicting autoimmune pancreatitis...