Pamela L Horn-Ross

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  1. pmc Continued rapid increase in thyroid cancer incidence in california: trends by patient, tumor, and neighborhood characteristics
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Authors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CaliforniaAuthors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CaliforniaAuthors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:1067-79. 2014
  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women following the cessation of hormone therapy use: the California Teachers Study
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2006-13. 2012
  3. pmc Papillary thyroid cancer incidence rates vary significantly by birthplace in Asian American women
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:479-85. 2011
  4. pmc Hormonal factors and the risk of papillary thyroid cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1751-9. 2011
  5. pmc Nativity and papillary thyroid cancer incidence rates among Hispanic women in California
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer 118:216-22. 2012
  6. pmc Pregnancy-related factors and the risk of breast carcinoma in situ and invasive breast cancer among postmenopausal women in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Huiyan Ma
    Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 12:R35. 2010
  7. pmc Body size and the risk of endometrial cancer by hormone therapy use in postmenopausal women in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Alison J Canchola
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California formerly the Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1407-16. 2010
  8. pmc Wine and other alcohol consumption and risk of ovarian cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:91-103. 2007
  9. pmc Dietary patterns and breast cancer risk in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Lilli B Link
    From Cancer Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY LBL the Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA AJC, CAC, and PLH R the Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA CAC and PLH R the Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA LB the Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA DOS and GU the Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway GU and the Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway GU
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1524-32. 2013
  10. pmc Dietary patterns and risk of ovarian cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:285-91. 2008

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Publications32

  1. pmc Continued rapid increase in thyroid cancer incidence in california: trends by patient, tumor, and neighborhood characteristics
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Authors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CaliforniaAuthors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CaliforniaAuthors Affiliations Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy and Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine and Stanford Cancer Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:1067-79. 2014
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  2. pmc Alcohol consumption and breast cancer risk among postmenopausal women following the cessation of hormone therapy use: the California Teachers Study
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:2006-13. 2012
    ..Because many women stopped taking HT after mid-2002, it is important to quantify risks associated with alcohol consumption in the context of HT cessation, as these risks may be more relevant to cancer prevention efforts today...
  3. pmc Papillary thyroid cancer incidence rates vary significantly by birthplace in Asian American women
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:479-85. 2011
    ..To investigate how birthplace influences the incidence of papillary thyroid cancer among Asian American women...
  4. pmc Hormonal factors and the risk of papillary thyroid cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1751-9. 2011
    ..The strikingly higher rates in young women, compared with men, suggest that sex steroid hormones may be involved in the development of this disease...
  5. pmc Nativity and papillary thyroid cancer incidence rates among Hispanic women in California
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Cancer 118:216-22. 2012
    ..However, little is known as to whether rates in Hispanic women vary by nativity, which may influence exposure to important risk factors...
  6. pmc Pregnancy-related factors and the risk of breast carcinoma in situ and invasive breast cancer among postmenopausal women in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Huiyan Ma
    Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, 1500 East Duarte Road, Duarte, CA 91010, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 12:R35. 2010
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  7. pmc Body size and the risk of endometrial cancer by hormone therapy use in postmenopausal women in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Alison J Canchola
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California formerly the Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:1407-16. 2010
    ..To investigate whether hormone therapy (HT) and obesity are associated with endometrial cancer risk among postmenopausal women in the California Teachers Study cohort...
  8. pmc Wine and other alcohol consumption and risk of ovarian cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:91-103. 2007
    ..Whether alcohol consumption influences ovarian cancer risk is unclear. Therefore, we investigated the association between alcohol intake at various ages and risk of ovarian cancer...
  9. pmc Dietary patterns and breast cancer risk in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Lilli B Link
    From Cancer Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY LBL the Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA AJC, CAC, and PLH R the Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA CAC and PLH R the Division of Cancer Etiology, Department of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA LB the Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA DOS and GU the Cancer Registry of Norway, Oslo, Norway GU and the Department of Nutrition, University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway GU
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:1524-32. 2013
    ..Evidence that diet is associated with breast cancer risk is inconsistent. Most studies have examined risks associated with specific foods and nutrients, rather than measures of overall diet...
  10. pmc Dietary patterns and risk of ovarian cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, California 94538, USA
    Nutr Cancer 60:285-91. 2008
    ..Overall, our results show no convincing associations between dietary patterns and ovarian cancer risk...
  11. pmc Dietary phytocompounds and risk of lymphoid malignancies in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:237-49. 2011
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  12. pmc Body size and the risk of ovarian cancer by hormone therapy use in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Alison J Canchola
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:2241-8. 2010
    ..To investigate whether obesity and hormone therapy (HT) are associated with ovarian cancer risk among women in the California Teachers Study cohort...
  13. pmc Alcohol consumption over time and risk of lymphoid malignancies in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:1373-83. 2010
    ..The higher risk among former drinkers emphasizes the importance of classifying both current and past alcohol consumption and suggests that factors related to quitting drinking, rather than alcohol itself, may increase B-cell NHL risk...
  14. pmc Diet and risk of ovarian cancer in the California Teachers Study cohort
    Ellen T Chang
    Northern California Cancer Center, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:802-13. 2007
    ..Although dietary consumption of isoflavones may be associated with decreased ovarian cancer risk, most dietary factors are unlikely to play a major role in ovarian cancer development...
  15. pmc Hidden breast cancer disparities in Asian women: disaggregating incidence rates by ethnicity and migrant status
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:S125-31. 2010
    ..We estimated trends in breast cancer incidence rates for specific Asian populations in California to determine if disparities exist by immigrant status and age...
  16. pmc Recent changes in breast cancer incidence and risk factor prevalence in San Francisco Bay area and California women: 1988 to 2004
    Theresa H M Keegan
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R62. 2007
    ..In light of these reports, we examined recent changes in breast cancer incidence and risk factor prevalence among non-Hispanic white women in the SFBA and other regions of California...
  17. pmc Adulthood residential ultraviolet radiation, sun sensitivity, dietary vitamin D, and risk of lymphoid malignancies in the California Teachers Study
    Ellen T Chang
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA, USA
    Blood 118:1591-9. 2011
    ..Dietary vitamin D also was not associated with risk of lymphoid malignancies. These results support a protective effect of routine residential UVR exposure against lymphomagenesis through mechanisms possibly independent of vitamin D...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk of second primary malignancies in women with papillary thyroid cancer
    Alison J Canchola
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:521-7. 2006
    ..3), and melanoma (SIR = 2.1, 95% CI: 1.3, 3.2) limited to the first 5 years after diagnosis was observed. Women with papillary thyroid cancer are at increased risk of in situ, but not invasive, breast cancer, kidney cancer, and melanoma...
  19. pmc Adult body size, hormone receptor status, and premenopausal breast cancer risk in a multiethnic population: the San Francisco Bay Area breast cancer study
    Esther M John
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, 94538, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:201-16. 2011
    ..Despite racial/ethnic differences in body size, inverse associations were similar across the 3 racial/ethnic groups when stratified by hormone receptor status...
  20. pmc Early-life factors and breast cancer risk in Hispanic women: the role of adolescent body size
    Meera Sangaramoorthy
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:2572-82. 2011
    ..Adult body size has long been known to influence breast cancer risk, and there is now increasing evidence that childhood and adolescent body size may also play a role...
  21. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of an assessment of usual phytoestrogen consumption (United States)
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Ave, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:85-93. 2006
    ..To evaluate the reliability and validity of a food-frequency questionnaire (FFQ) and database designed to quantify phytoestrogen consumption...
  22. pmc Dietary assessment in the California Teachers Study: reproducibility and validity
    Pamela L Horn-Ross
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:595-603. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns, Mediterranean diet, and endometrial cancer risk
    Tapashi B Dalvi
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 18:957-66. 2007
    ..Thus, while like others we found that dietary fat increases endometrial cancer risk, the evaluation of dietary patterns did not provide any additional information regarding risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cancer research in Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander populations: accelerating cancer knowledge by acknowledging and leveraging heterogeneity
    Scarlett Lin Gomez
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Fremont, California Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 23:2202-5. 2014
    ..See all the articles in this CEBP Focus section, "Cancer in Asian and Pacific Islander Populations."..
  25. pmc Second primary breast cancer occurrence according to hormone receptor status
    Allison W Kurian
    Northern California Cancer Center, 2201 Walnut Ave, Fremont, CA 94538 2334, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:1058-65. 2009
    ..Little is known about differences in risk for second primary breast cancers related to the estrogen and progesterone receptor (hormone receptor [HR]) status of the first tumor...
  26. pmc Long-term postmenopausal hormone therapy and endometrial cancer
    Pedram Razavi
    University of Southern California, Department of Preventive Medicine, Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:475-83. 2010
    ..These findings confirm that long-term use of ET, sequential EPT, or, among normal weight women, continuous-combined EPT is associated with increased risk of endometrial cancer...
  27. pmc Adenomyosis and endometriosis in the California Teachers Study
    Claire Templeman
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Fertil Steril 90:415-24. 2008
    ..To evaluate the reproductive and lifestyle correlates of a surgically confirmed diagnosis of endometriosis or adenomyosis in a large prospective cohort...
  28. ncbi request reprint Recent trends and racial/ethnic differences in the incidence and treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast in California women
    Kaire Innos
    Northern California Cancer Center, Union City, California, USA
    Cancer 97:1099-106. 2003
    ..The current investigation examined recent trends and racial/ethnic differences in the incidence and treatment of DCIS in California...
  29. pmc Lifetime physical activity and risk of endometrial cancer
    Esther M John
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, 2201 Walnut Avenue, Suite 300, Fremont, CA 94538, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1276-83. 2010
    ..The role of moderate physical activity and life patterns of activity in reducing endometrial cancer risk remains uncertain...
  30. pmc Light at night and breast cancer risk among California teachers
    Susan Hurley
    From the aCancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, CA bDepartment of Population Sciences, Beckman Research Institute, City of Hope, Duarte, CA and cDivision of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA
    Epidemiology 25:697-706. 2014
    ..We evaluated the relationship between estimates of indoor and outdoor light at night and the risk of breast cancer among members of the California Teachers Study...
  31. pmc Determinants and within-person variability of urinary cadmium concentrations among women in northern California
    Robert B Gunier
    Cancer Prevention Institute of California, Berkeley, California, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 121:643-9. 2013
    ..Cadmium (Cd) is a toxic metal associated with increased morbidity and mortality. Urinary Cd (U-Cd) concentration is considered a biomarker of long-term exposure...
  32. pmc Two estrogen-related variants in CYP19A1 and endometrial cancer risk: a pooled analysis in the Epidemiology of Endometrial Cancer Consortium
    Veronica Wendy Setiawan
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:242-7. 2009
    ..Our study provides evidence that CYP19A1 genetic variation influences susceptibility to endometrial cancer, particularly among older and obese women...