HEATHER A GREENLEE

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in vitamin and mineral supplement use after breast cancer diagnosis in the Pathways Study: a prospective cohort study
    Heather Greenlee
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:382. 2014
  2. doi request reprint A pilot randomized controlled trial of a commercial diet and exercise weight loss program in minority breast cancer survivors
    HEATHER A GREENLEE
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:65-76. 2013
  3. pmc Antioxidant supplement use after breast cancer diagnosis and mortality in the Life After Cancer Epidemiology (LACE) cohort
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer 118:2048-58. 2012
  4. pmc Natural products for cancer prevention
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:29-44. 2012
  5. pmc Prevalence and predictors of antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer treatment: the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Cancer 115:3271-82. 2009
  6. pmc Complementary and alternative therapy use before and after breast cancer diagnosis: the Pathways Study
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:653-65. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Use of antioxidant supplements during breast cancer treatment: a comprehensive review
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 115:437-52. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot and feasibility study on the effects of naturopathic botanical and dietary interventions on sex steroid hormone metabolism in premenopausal women
    Heather Greenlee
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 7th Floor, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1601-9. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical applications of Silybum marianum in oncology
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 6:158-65. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Variants in estrogen metabolism and biosynthesis genes and urinary estrogen metabolites in women with a family history of breast cancer
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:111-7. 2007

Research Grants

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Changes in vitamin and mineral supplement use after breast cancer diagnosis in the Pathways Study: a prospective cohort study
    Heather Greenlee
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    BMC Cancer 14:382. 2014
    ..Vitamin and mineral supplement use after a breast cancer diagnosis is common and controversial. Dosages used and the timing of initiation and/or discontinuation of supplements have not been clearly described...
  2. doi request reprint A pilot randomized controlled trial of a commercial diet and exercise weight loss program in minority breast cancer survivors
    HEATHER A GREENLEE
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:65-76. 2013
    ..We piloted a randomized, waitlist-controlled, crossover study to examine the effects and feasibility of the commercial Curves weight loss program among Hispanic, African American and Afro-Caribbean breast cancer survivors...
  3. pmc Antioxidant supplement use after breast cancer diagnosis and mortality in the Life After Cancer Epidemiology (LACE) cohort
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Cancer 118:2048-58. 2012
    ..There is concern that antioxidant supplement use during chemotherapy and radiation therapy may decrease treatment effects, yet the effects of such supplements on recurrence and survival are largely unknown...
  4. pmc Natural products for cancer prevention
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Semin Oncol Nurs 28:29-44. 2012
    ..To review the clinical trial literature on the use and effects of natural products for cancer prevention...
  5. pmc Prevalence and predictors of antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer treatment: the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Cancer 115:3271-82. 2009
    ..The authors of this report analyzed the prevalence of and factors associated with antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer (BC) treatment among women who participated in the Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project...
  6. pmc Complementary and alternative therapy use before and after breast cancer diagnosis: the Pathways Study
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 117:653-65. 2009
    ..e., high fruit/vegetable intake, lower BMI). CAM use before and after BC diagnosis is common in this diverse group of women. Our results emphasize the need for clinicians to discuss CAM use with all BC patients...
  7. doi request reprint Use of antioxidant supplements during breast cancer treatment: a comprehensive review
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th St, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 115:437-52. 2009
    ..We conducted a comprehensive review of literature on the associations between antioxidant supplement use during breast cancer treatment and patient outcomes...
  8. ncbi request reprint A pilot and feasibility study on the effects of naturopathic botanical and dietary interventions on sex steroid hormone metabolism in premenopausal women
    Heather Greenlee
    Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 7th Floor, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10028, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:1601-9. 2007
    ..Overall, in this pilot study, the naturopathic interventions had no substantial effects on estrogen measures. Early-follicular phase androgens decreased with the botanical supplement...
  9. ncbi request reprint Clinical applications of Silybum marianum in oncology
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Integr Cancer Ther 6:158-65. 2007
    ..This article provides an overview of the current clinical applications of milk thistle in the oncology setting, including guidelines on commonly used forms and doses...
  10. ncbi request reprint Variants in estrogen metabolism and biosynthesis genes and urinary estrogen metabolites in women with a family history of breast cancer
    Heather Greenlee
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, 722 West 168th Street, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 102:111-7. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Supplement use among cancer survivors in the Vitamins and Lifestyle (VITAL) study cohort
    Heather Greenlee
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Altern Complement Med 10:660-6. 2004
    ..These analyses describe the use of specific supplements by 10,857 cancer survivors in comparison to cancer-free controls (n = 64,226)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Pilot study of acupuncture for the treatment of joint symptoms related to adjuvant aromatase inhibitor therapy in postmenopausal breast cancer patients
    Katherine D Crew
    Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 1:283-91. 2007
    ..However, patients receiving AIs may experience joint symptoms, which may lead to early discontinuation of this effective therapy. We hypothesize that acupuncture is a safe and effective treatment for AI-induced arthralgias...
  13. doi request reprint Randomized, blinded, sham-controlled trial of acupuncture for the management of aromatase inhibitor-associated joint symptoms in women with early-stage breast cancer
    Katherine D Crew
    Columbia University, 161 Fort Washington Ave, 10 1068, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:1154-60. 2010
    ..Acupuncture is an effective and well-tolerated strategy for managing this common treatment-related side effect...
  14. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of joint symptoms in postmenopausal women taking aromatase inhibitors for early-stage breast cancer
    Katherine D Crew
    Department of Medicine and the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Clin Oncol 25:3877-83. 2007
    ..The purpose of the current study was to evaluate the prevalence of and identify risk factors for AI-related joint symptoms...
  15. doi request reprint Ethnicity and persistent symptom burden in breast cancer survivors
    Olivia S Fu
    Department of Medicine and the Herbert Irving Comprehensive Cancer Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 3:241-50. 2009
    ..Relatively few studies of breast cancer survivors have included nonwhite women or women who do not speak English...
  16. ncbi request reprint Effects of breast cancer risk counseling for sexual minority women
    Deborah J Bowen
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Health Care Women Int 27:59-74. 2006
    ..These data add to the growing body of knowledge on sexual minority women's health and point to areas of community action and future research...

Research Grants1

  1. Naturopathic Treatments: Effects on Estrogen Metabolism
    Heather Greenlee; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Data will be collected and analyzed on changes in estrogen rations and hormone profiles. ..