Mary C White

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Age and cancer risk: a potentially modifiable relationship
    Mary C White
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:S7-S15. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Cancer prevention for the next generation
    Mary C White
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 3034, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S1-7. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Communicating results to community residents: lessons from recent ATSDR health investigations
    Mary C White
    Health Investigations Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:484-91. 2004
  4. pmc Breast MRI use uncommon among U.S. women
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 57, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:159-66. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Increase in screening for colorectal cancer in older Americans: results from a national survey
    Xiao Chen
    Constella Group, LLC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1511-6. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Highlights from a workshop on opportunities for cancer prevention during preadolescence and adolescence
    Dawn M Holman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S8-14. 2013
  7. pmc The lack of paid sick leave as a barrier to cancer screening and medical care-seeking: results from the National Health Interview Survey
    Lucy A Peipins
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, DCPC, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:520. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends in U.S. mammography use from 2000-2006: a population-based analysis
    A Blythe Ryerson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 47:477-82. 2008
  9. pmc Fecal occult blood testing beliefs and practices of U.S. primary care physicians: serious deviations from evidence-based recommendations
    Marion R Nadel
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:833-9. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of US counties with no mammography capacity
    Lucy A Peipins
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Community Health 37:1239-48. 2012

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Age and cancer risk: a potentially modifiable relationship
    Mary C White
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:S7-S15. 2014
    ..Thus, the need to translate the available research into practice to promote cancer prevention, especially for adults at midlife, has never been greater. ..
  2. doi request reprint Cancer prevention for the next generation
    Mary C White
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 3034, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S1-7. 2013
    ..The greatest improvements in cancer prevention may occur as a result of innovative, multilevel interventions that build on the expanding scientific evidence base...
  3. ncbi request reprint Communicating results to community residents: lessons from recent ATSDR health investigations
    Mary C White
    Health Investigations Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Diseases Registry, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:484-91. 2004
    ....
  4. pmc Breast MRI use uncommon among U.S. women
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Hwy, NE, Mailstop K 57, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 22:159-66. 2013
    ..We offer the first study to provide national estimates of breast MRI use among women in the United States...
  5. doi request reprint Increase in screening for colorectal cancer in older Americans: results from a national survey
    Xiao Chen
    Constella Group, LLC, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1511-6. 2008
    ..S. population aged 65 and older who underwent tests for colorectal cancer (CRC) in 2000 and 2005 to examine the effect of the change in Medicare reimbursement for screening colonoscopy that occurred in 2001...
  6. doi request reprint Highlights from a workshop on opportunities for cancer prevention during preadolescence and adolescence
    Dawn M Holman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Adolesc Health 52:S8-14. 2013
    ..Many ideas and insights generated during the workshop will be put into action as CDC continues to explore opportunities for cancer prevention during youth and across the lifespan...
  7. pmc The lack of paid sick leave as a barrier to cancer screening and medical care-seeking: results from the National Health Interview Survey
    Lucy A Peipins
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, DCPC, CDC, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    BMC Public Health 12:520. 2012
    ..We first describe the prevalence of paid sick leave by broad occupational categories and then examine the association between access to paid sick leave and cancer testing and medical care-seeking in the U.S. workforce...
  8. doi request reprint Recent trends in U.S. mammography use from 2000-2006: a population-based analysis
    A Blythe Ryerson
    National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Coordinating Center for Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Prev Med 47:477-82. 2008
    ..To determine whether a downward trend continued in 2006 we re-examined mammography utilization reported in Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System data from 2000 through 2006...
  9. pmc Fecal occult blood testing beliefs and practices of U.S. primary care physicians: serious deviations from evidence-based recommendations
    Marion R Nadel
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway, MS K55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 25:833-9. 2010
    ..However, results from a national survey of clinical practice in 1999-2000 indicated that many primary care physicians used inadequate methods to implement FOBT screening and follow-up...
  10. doi request reprint Characteristics of US counties with no mammography capacity
    Lucy A Peipins
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Community Health 37:1239-48. 2012
    ..3; 95 % CI 2.5-4.3) when compared with counties having at least one mammography machine. Mammography capacity has been and remains a concern for a portion of the US population--a population that is mostly but not entirely rural...
  11. doi request reprint Mammography use from 2000 to 2006: state-level trends with corresponding breast cancer incidence rates
    Jacqueline W Miller
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:352-60. 2009
    ..For this study, we investigated the trend in mammography use for each state in comparison with the corresponding breast cancer incidence trend...
  12. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral evaluation for a community with chronic exposure to hydrogen sulfide gas
    Steven G Inserra
    Health Investigations Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1600 Clifton Road NE, MS E 31, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Environ Res 95:53-61. 2004
    ..However, these differences were not significant. Deficits in overall neurobehavioral performance were not associated with exposure to H(2)S in this study...
  13. doi request reprint Opportunities for cancer prevention during midlife: highlights from a meeting of experts
    Dawn M Holman
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, CDC, Atlanta, Georgia Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 46:S73-80. 2014
    ..Further, leveraging key partnerships and existing communication channels can maximize success and facilitate timely translation of research findings into public health practice. ..
  14. pmc The National Prevention Strategy and breast cancer screening: scientific evidence for public health action
    Marcus Plescia
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:1545-8. 2013
    ....
  15. pmc Effects of exposure to low levels of environmental cadmium on renal biomarkers
    Curtis W Noonan
    Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, 1600 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 110:151-5. 2002
    ..25 microg cadmium/g creatinine) exposure groups. The findings of this study indicate that biologic measures of cadmium exposure at levels below 2.0 microg/g creatinine may produce measurable changes in kidney biomarkers...
  16. ncbi request reprint Community-based exposure estimate for hydrogen sulfide
    Steven Inserra
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Health Investigations Branch, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, MS E 31, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 12:124-9. 2002
    ..Using GIS modeling and kriging, we produced a geographic gradient of exposure estimate or map for ambient H2S. These findings formed the basis for designing two health investigations for this community...
  17. pmc Higher incidence of clear cell adenocarcinoma of the cervix and vagina among women born between 1947 and 1971 in the United States
    Emily K Smith
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Prevention and Control, 4770 Buford Highway, NE, Mailstop K55, Atlanta, GA 30341 3717, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 23:207-11. 2012
    ..When assessing a woman's cancer risks, whether her mother took DES while pregnant may still be a relevant aspect of the medical history for women born during the period of DES use in pregnancy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Ambient hydrogen sulfide, total reduced sulfur, and hospital visits for respiratory diseases in northeast Nebraska, 1998-2000
    Dave Campagna
    Health Investigations Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 14:180-7. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that TRS or H(2)S levels may be associated with exacerbations of asthma or other respiratory diseases among the residents of Dakota City and South Sioux City...
  19. doi request reprint Expanding the public health research agenda for ovarian cancer
    Katrina F Trivers
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1299-305. 2009
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Temporal and geographic variation in United States motor neuron disease mortality, 1969-1998
    Curtis W Noonan
    Health Investigations Branch, Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Neurology 64:1215-21. 2005
    ..Variations in MND by demographic variables of sex, age, geography, and race/ethnicity were evaluated to assess the possible explanations for observed trends...
  21. pmc Dietary behaviors related to cancer prevention among pre-adolescents and adolescents: the gap between recommendations and reality
    Dawn M Holman
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 4770 Buford Highway NE, Mailstop K 55, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Nutr J 10:60. 2011
    ..Diet is thought to play an important role in cancer risk. This paper summarizes dietary recommendations for cancer prevention and compares these recommendations to the dietary behaviors of U.S. youth ages 8-18...
  22. doi request reprint The changing incidence of in situ and invasive ductal and lobular breast carcinomas: United States, 1999-2004
    Christie R Eheman
    Cancer Surveillance Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3724, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1763-9. 2009
    ..This study provides U.S. incidence rates for these histologic types for both in situ and invasive cancers and assesses changes in the incidence of these cancers over time...
  23. ncbi request reprint Confirming the utility of four kidney biomarker tests in a longitudinal follow-up study
    Sara M Sarasua
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Health Studies, Atlanta, Georgia 30329, USA
    Ren Fail 25:797-817. 2003
    ..This longitudinal study confirmed the utility of these four kidney biomarker tests as markers of preclinical organ dysfunction among adults with certain preexisting medical conditions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Beliefs, risk perceptions, and gaps in knowledge as barriers to colorectal cancer screening in older adults
    Zahava Berkowitz
    Epidemiology and Applied Research Branch, Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341 3717, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:307-14. 2008
    ..To assess beliefs and perceptions of risk about colorectal cancer (CRC) and gaps in knowledge about screening in adults aged 65 to 89...
  25. pmc Evaluation of serum immunoglobulins among individuals living near six Superfund sites
    Dhelia M Williamson
    Division of Health Studies, Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 114:1065-71. 2006
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  26. ncbi request reprint Influence of environmental zinc on the association between environmental and biological measures of lead in children
    Curtis W Noonan
    Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, Division of Health Studies, Health Investigations Branch, 1600 Clifton Road, NE, Mail Stop E 31, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    J Expo Anal Environ Epidemiol 13:318-23. 2003
    ..The interactions between environmental lead and environmental zinc levels and blood lead concentrations suggest that zinc may influence the association between soil and dust lead and corresponding blood lead levels...