Dale L Preston

Summary

Affiliation: Radiation Effects Research Foundation
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Radiation effects on breast cancer risk: a pooled analysis of eight cohorts
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 158:220-35. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Tumors of the nervous system and pituitary gland associated with atomic bomb radiation exposure
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1555-63. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dose response and temporal patterns of radiation-associated solid cancer risks
    D L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Koen, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 732 0815 Japan
    Health Phys 85:43-6. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Studies of mortality of atomic bomb survivors. Report 13: Solid cancer and noncancer disease mortality: 1950-1997
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 160:381-407. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of recent changes in atomic bomb survivor dosimetry on cancer mortality risk estimates
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 162:377-89. 2004
  6. pmc Papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid among atomic bomb survivors: tumor characteristics and radiation risk
    Yuzo Hayashi
    Department of Pathology, Hiroshima Asa Citizens Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Cancer 116:1646-55. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Long-term radiation-related health effects in a unique human population: lessons learned from the atomic bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Evan B Douple
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:S122-33. 2011
  8. doi request reprint The Incidence of Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma among Atomic Bomb Survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    a Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Dose estimation for atomic bomb survivor studies: its evolution and present status
    Harry M Cullings
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 166:219-54. 2006
  10. doi request reprint Radiation and smoking effects on lung cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 174:72-82. 2010

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Radiation effects on breast cancer risk: a pooled analysis of eight cohorts
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 158:220-35. 2002
    ..There is also a suggestion that women with some benign breast conditions may be at elevated risk of radiation-associated breast cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Tumors of the nervous system and pituitary gland associated with atomic bomb radiation exposure
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1555-63. 2002
    ..The risk of developing nervous system tumors following exposure to ionizing radiation is not well quantified. We characterized the incidence of nervous system tumors among atomic bomb survivors as a function of radiation dose...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dose response and temporal patterns of radiation-associated solid cancer risks
    D L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Koen, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, 732 0815 Japan
    Health Phys 85:43-6. 2003
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Studies of mortality of atomic bomb survivors. Report 13: Solid cancer and noncancer disease mortality: 1950-1997
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 160:381-407. 2003
    ..Lifetime risk summaries are used to examine uncertainties of the LSS noncancer disease findings...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effect of recent changes in atomic bomb survivor dosimetry on cancer mortality risk estimates
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 162:377-89. 2004
    ..Whether or not one makes allowance for this, there is no statistically significant city difference in the estimated cancer risk...
  6. pmc Papillary microcarcinoma of the thyroid among atomic bomb survivors: tumor characteristics and radiation risk
    Yuzo Hayashi
    Department of Pathology, Hiroshima Asa Citizens Hospital, Hiroshima, Japan
    Cancer 116:1646-55. 2010
    ..Because the incidence of these small thyroid cancers has been increasing, it is important to better understand them and their relation to radiation...
  7. doi request reprint Long-term radiation-related health effects in a unique human population: lessons learned from the atomic bomb survivors of Hiroshima and Nagasaki
    Evan B Douple
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Disaster Med Public Health Prep 5:S122-33. 2011
    ..This article reviews those risk estimates and summarizes what has been learned from this historic and unique study...
  8. doi request reprint The Incidence of Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma among Atomic Bomb Survivors: 1950-2001
    Wan Ling Hsu
    a Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 179:361-82. 2013
    ..There was no evidence of radiation-associated excess risks for either Hodgkin lymphoma or multiple myeloma...
  9. ncbi request reprint Dose estimation for atomic bomb survivor studies: its evolution and present status
    Harry M Cullings
    Departments of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 166:219-54. 2006
    ..We summarize calculated doses and illustrate their change and elaboration through the various systems for a hypothetical example case in each city. We conclude with a description of current efforts and plans for further improvements...
  10. doi request reprint Radiation and smoking effects on lung cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Kyoji Furukawa
    Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan
    Radiat Res 174:72-82. 2010
    ..The joint effect of smoking and radiation on lung cancer in the LSS is dependent on smoking intensity and is best described by the generalized interaction model rather than a simple additive or multiplicative model...
  11. ncbi request reprint Studies of mortality of atomic bomb survivors. Report 13: solid cancer and noncancer disease mortality: 1950-1997
    Dale L Preston
    a Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Radiat Res 178:AV146-72. 2012
    ..Lifetime risk summaries are used to examine uncertainties of the LSS noncancer disease findings...
  12. doi request reprint Conventional case-cohort design and analysis for studies of interaction
    John Cologne
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    Int J Epidemiol 41:1174-86. 2012
    ..Furthermore, although the large number of options for design and analysis of case-cohort studies may be daunting, they can be reduced to a few simple recommendations...
  13. ncbi request reprint Studies of the mortality of atomic bomb survivors. report 12, part I. Cancer: 1950-1990
    Donald A Pierce
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, 5 2 Hijiyama Park, Minami Ku, Hiroshima 732, Japan
    Radiat Res 178:AV61-87. 2012
    ..0 Sv. Site-specific risk estimates are given, but it is urged that great care be taken in interpreting these, because most of their variation can be explained simply by imprecision in the estimates...
  14. ncbi request reprint Male breast cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7362, Bethesda, MD 20892 7362, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:603-5. 2005
    ....
  15. pmc Cancer risks attributable to low doses of ionizing radiation: assessing what we really know
    David J Brenner
    Center for Radiological Research, Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:13761-6. 2003
    ..This linearity assumption is not necessarily the most conservative approach, and it is likely that it will result in an underestimate of some radiation-induced cancer risks and an overestimate of others...
  16. ncbi request reprint Incidence of female breast cancer among atomic bomb survivors, Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 1950-1990
    Charles E Land
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 160:707-17. 2003
    ..ERR(1Sv) was observed to decline with increasing attained age, with by far the largest drop around age 35. Possible explanations for these observations are discussed, along with research approaches that might provide more information...
  17. pmc Increased frequency of chromosome translocations associated with diagnostic x-ray examinations
    Parveen Bhatti
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Radiat Res 170:149-55. 2008
    ..002 to 0.013; P = 0.01). Chromosome damage has been linked with elevated cancer risk, and we found that cumulative radiation exposure from medical X-ray examinations was associated with increased numbers of chromosome translocations...
  18. doi request reprint Lung, liver and bone cancer mortality in Mayak workers
    Mikhail E Sokolnikov
    Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russian Federation
    Int J Cancer 123:905-11. 2008
    ..These results will play an important role in plutonium risk assessment...
  19. doi request reprint Solid cancer incidence in atomic bomb survivors exposed in utero or as young children
    Dale L Preston
    Hirosoft International Corporation, 1335 H St, Eureka, CA 95501 2331, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:428-36. 2008
    ..However, little is known about whether in utero exposure to radiation increases risks of adult-onset cancers...
  20. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in apoptosis- and proliferation-related genes, ionizing radiation exposure, and risk of breast cancer among U.S. Radiologic Technologists
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7092, MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2000-7. 2007
    ..For this reason, potential modification of the relationship between ionizing radiation exposure and breast cancer risk by polymorphic apoptosis gene variants have not been investigated among radiation-exposed women...
  21. ncbi request reprint Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of first primary tumors of the central nervous system and related organs among atomic bomb survivors in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 1958-1995
    Shuji Yonehara
    Department of Pathology and Research Laboratory, Welfare Association Onomichi General Hospital, Japan
    Cancer 101:1644-54. 2004
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of first primary tumors of the CNS and the pituitary gland in this cohort and to compare them with characteristics among other populations...
  22. ncbi request reprint Retrospective biodosimetry among United States radiologic technologists
    Parveen Bhatti
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Radiat Res 167:727-34. 2007
    ..S. radiologic technologists...
  23. ncbi request reprint Histologic characteristics of skin cancer in Hiroshima and Nagasaki: background incidence and radiation effects
    Masao Kishikawa
    Nagasaki Institute for Diagnostic Pathology, Isahaya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 117:363-9. 2005
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Polymorphisms in DNA repair genes, ionizing radiation exposure and risk of breast cancer in U.S. Radiologic technologists
    Parveen Bhatti
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:177-82. 2008
    ..The suggestive evidence found for modification of radiation-related breast cancer risk for 5 of the 55 SNPs evaluated requires confirmation in larger studies of women with quantified radiation breast doses in the low-to-moderate range...
  25. doi request reprint Nucleotide excision repair polymorphisms may modify ionizing radiation-related breast cancer risk in US radiologic technologists
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 123:2713-6. 2008
    ..1-21.3; EOR/Gy(AC/CC) = 0.6, 95% CI = <0, 4.6; p(het) = 0.01). These results suggest that common variants in nucleotide excision repair genes may modify the association between occupational radiation exposure and breast cancer risk...