Robert E Tarone

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of environmental perchlorate exposure and thyroid function: a comprehensive review
    Robert E Tarone
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:653-60. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Cancer among Scandinavian women with cosmetic breast implants: a pooled long-term follow-up study
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:490-3. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk of soft tissue sarcomas by individual subtype in survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:24-31. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term cancer risk among Swedish women with cosmetic breast implants: an update of a nationwide study
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:557-60. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among workers at a satellite manufacturing facility
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1500-5. 2012
  6. pmc Renal cell cancer among African Americans: an epidemiologic review
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:133. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in adult long-term survivors of retinoblastoma
    Meredith C Foster
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1464-8. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint A nationwide epidemiologic study of breast cancer incidence following breast reduction surgery in a large cohort of Swedish women
    Jon P Fryzek
    Department of Medicine, International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:131-4. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Excess mortality from suicide and other external causes of death among women with cosmetic breast implants
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:119-23; discussion 124-5. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint A nationwide study of connective tissue disease and other rheumatic conditions among Danish women with long-term cosmetic breast implantation
    Jon P Fryzek
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:374-9. 2007

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of environmental perchlorate exposure and thyroid function: a comprehensive review
    Robert E Tarone
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 52:653-60. 2010
    ..To review the epidemiological literature relevant to evaluating the risk of adverse effects on thyroid function associated with environmental perchlorate exposure...
  2. doi request reprint Cancer among Scandinavian women with cosmetic breast implants: a pooled long-term follow-up study
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Int J Cancer 124:490-3. 2009
    ..The results provide no evidence of an association between breast implants and any type of cancer...
  3. ncbi request reprint Risk of soft tissue sarcomas by individual subtype in survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:24-31. 2007
    ..Survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma have an increased risk for second malignancies, especially soft tissue sarcomas. However, the risks of individual histologic subtypes of soft tissue sarcomas have not been evaluated...
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term cancer risk among Swedish women with cosmetic breast implants: an update of a nationwide study
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:557-60. 2006
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  5. doi request reprint Cancer incidence among workers at a satellite manufacturing facility
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 54:1500-5. 2012
    ..To evaluate cancer incidence overall and renal cancer in particular among workers at the Valley Forge satellite manufacturing complex in Pennsylvania. A previous mortality study observed a slightly elevated risk estimate for brain cancer...
  6. pmc Renal cell cancer among African Americans: an epidemiologic review
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    BMC Cancer 11:133. 2011
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  7. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in adult long-term survivors of retinoblastoma
    Meredith C Foster
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1464-8. 2006
    ..Smoking did not account for the increased risk of lung cancer among hereditary Rb patients, and this may point to an enhanced sensitivity to the carcinogenic effects of tobacco. Adult survivors of Rb should be encouraged to stop smoking...
  8. ncbi request reprint A nationwide epidemiologic study of breast cancer incidence following breast reduction surgery in a large cohort of Swedish women
    Jon P Fryzek
    Department of Medicine, International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 97:131-4. 2006
    ..As the evidence from large-scale cohort studies accumulates, direct testing of this reduction in risk through clinical trials should be considered...
  9. ncbi request reprint Excess mortality from suicide and other external causes of death among women with cosmetic breast implants
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 59:119-23; discussion 124-5. 2007
    ..Thus, screening for pre-implant psychiatric morbidity and post-implant monitoring among women seeking cosmetic breast implants may be warranted...
  10. ncbi request reprint A nationwide study of connective tissue disease and other rheumatic conditions among Danish women with long-term cosmetic breast implantation
    Jon P Fryzek
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:374-9. 2007
    ..Numerous epidemiologic studies have demonstrated that breast implants are not associated with connective tissue diseases (CTDs). However, many CTDs are rare, and continued follow-up of women with breast implants is warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of renal cell carcinoma
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Urol 176:2353-8. 2006
    ..We identified and examined risk factors for renal cell cancer, some of which may explain in part the trends of steadily increasing incidence rates, particularly in black Americans...
  12. doi request reprint Cancer mortality among aircraft manufacturing workers: an extended follow-up
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 53:992-1007. 2011
    ..Extended cancer follow-up among 77,943 aircraft workers...
  13. pmc Renal cancer paradox: higher incidence but not higher mortality among African-Americans
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 20:331-3. 2011
    ..Further research into the enigmatic descriptive epidemiology and the biology and natural history of renal cell cancer may shed light on the etiology of this malignancy and its more frequent occurrence among black Americans...
  14. pmc Racial differences in serum cotinine levels of smokers
    Lisa B Signorello
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Dis Markers 27:187-92. 2009
    ..We conclude that differences in cotinine levels among smokers suggest racial variation in exposure to and/or metabolism of tobacco smoke constituents, but our findings do not support a role for menthol preference in this disparity...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk of new cancers after radiotherapy in long-term survivors of retinoblastoma: an extended follow-up
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852 7362, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:2272-9. 2005
    ..We have extended the follow-up of a large cohort of Rb patients for 7 more years to provide new information on the risk of additional cancers after radiotherapy in long-term survivors...
  16. doi request reprint Review of epidemiologic studies of dietary acrylamide intake and the risk of cancer
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Blvd, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 21:375-86. 2012
    ..Therefore, continued epidemiologic investigation of acrylamide and cancer risk appears to be a misguided research priority...
  17. ncbi request reprint Silicone breast implants and connective tissue disease: an updated review of the epidemiologic evidence
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 52:598-601. 2004
    ..Thus, the conclusions reached in earlier independent reviews have not changed based on data published during the subsequent years...
  18. ncbi request reprint Breast implants and fibromyalgia: a review of the epidemiologic evidence
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Ann Plast Surg 52:284-7. 2004
    ..Thus, the weight of the epidemiologic evidence is remarkably consistent and reassuring in failing to support an association between breast implants and subsequent fibromyalgia...
  19. doi request reprint False positives in cancer epidemiology
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:11-5. 2013
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  20. ncbi request reprint A comparison of trends in the incidence of hepatocellular carcinoma and intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma in the United States
    Katherine A McGlynn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7060, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20854 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1198-203. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the rates of HCC and ICC approximately doubled between 1976 and 2000. Trends by age, gender, ethnicity, and birth cohort suggest that heterogeneity exists in the factors influencing these rates...
  21. doi request reprint Breast implants and lymphoma risk: a review of the epidemiologic evidence through 2008
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 123:790-3. 2009
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  22. ncbi request reprint Five-year reliability of key demographic and life history data collected from self-respondents and next-of-kin
    Jennifer S Sonderman
    aInternational Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, Maryland bVanderbilt Ingram Cancer Center, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Eur J Cancer Prev 23:323-8. 2014
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  23. pmc Epidemiologic characteristics and risk factors for renal cell cancer
    Loren Lipworth
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Clin Epidemiol 1:33-43. 2009
    ..Novel epidemiologic approaches, including evaluation of gene-environment interactions and epigenetic mechanisms of inherited and acquired increased risk, are needed to explain the increasing incidence of renal cell cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic aspects of renal cell carcinoma
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Semin Oncol 33:527-33. 2006
    ..Epidemiologic studies are needed to identify reasons for the increasing incidence of renal cell cancer, with particular focus on why the incidence rate for black Americans has risen to significantly surpass that of white Americans...
  25. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer trends among young women in the United States
    Robert E Tarone
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Epidemiology 17:588-90. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Breast reduction surgery and breast cancer risk: does reduction mammaplasty have a role in primary prevention strategies for women at high risk of breast cancer?
    Robert E Tarone
    International Epidemiology Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 113:2104-10; discussion 2111-2. 2004
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  27. doi request reprint County mortality and cancer incidence in relation to living near two former nuclear materials processing facilities in Pennsylvania--an update
    John D Boice
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Health Phys 96:128-37. 2009
    ..01). Overall, no increases in cancer or nonmalignant diseases could be attributed to living in counties with nuclear materials processing and fabrication facilities...
  28. ncbi request reprint Self-reported electrical appliance use and risk of adult brain tumors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, Rockville, MD 20852 7238, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:136-46. 2005
    ..Overall, results indicate that extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields from commonly used household appliances are unlikely to increase the risk of brain tumors...
  29. ncbi request reprint Suicide among women with cosmetic breast implants: a review of the epidemiologic evidence
    Joseph K McLaughlin
    International Epidemiology Institute, 1455 Research Boulevard, Suite 550, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    J Long Term Eff Med Implants 13:445-50. 2003
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