Julia Kravchenko

Summary

Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A review of the health impacts of barium from natural and anthropogenic exposure
    Julia Kravchenko
    Division of Surgical Science, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 36:797-814. 2014
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of non-fluoride factors on risk of dental fluorosis: evidence from rural populations of the Main Ethiopian Rift
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Science, DUMC, Box 3850, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, United States Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 488:595-606. 2014
  3. doi request reprint Breast cancer as heterogeneous disease: contributing factors and carcinogenesis mechanisms
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Erwin Road, Box 2732, Hock Plaza, Suite G05, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 128:483-93. 2011
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimization of heatwave morbidity and mortality
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:274-82. 2013
  5. pmc Evaluating the number of stages in development of squamous cell and adenocarcinomas across cancer sites using human population-based cancer modeling
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37430. 2012
  6. pmc Transitional probability-based model for HPV clearance in HIV-1-positive adolescent females
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30736. 2012
  7. pmc Morbidity risks among older adults with pre-existing age-related diseases
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States Electronic address
    Exp Gerontol 48:1395-401. 2013
  8. pmc Time trends of incidence of age-associated diseases in the US elderly population: Medicare-based analysis
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Age Ageing 42:494-500. 2013
  9. pmc Recovery and survival from aging-associated diseases
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States
    Exp Gerontol 48:824-30. 2013
  10. pmc Age patterns of incidence of geriatric disease in the U.S. elderly population: Medicare-based analysis
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:323-7. 2012

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint A review of the health impacts of barium from natural and anthropogenic exposure
    Julia Kravchenko
    Division of Surgical Science, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Environ Geochem Health 36:797-814. 2014
    ..g., elderly, pregnant women, children) who are at higher risk of barium exposure from drinking water and food. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of non-fluoride factors on risk of dental fluorosis: evidence from rural populations of the Main Ethiopian Rift
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke University Medical Center, Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Science, DUMC, Box 3850, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, United States Electronic address
    Sci Total Environ 488:595-606. 2014
    ..Quantitative estimates obtained in our study can be used to explore new water treatment strategies, water safety and quality regulations, and lifestyle recommendations which may be more appropriate for this highly populated region. ..
  3. doi request reprint Breast cancer as heterogeneous disease: contributing factors and carcinogenesis mechanisms
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, 2424 Erwin Road, Box 2732, Hock Plaza, Suite G05, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 128:483-93. 2011
    ..The results of this study could suggest stratification rather than unification of breast cancer prevention strategies, risk assessment, and treatment...
  4. ncbi request reprint Minimization of heatwave morbidity and mortality
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Duke University, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Am J Prev Med 44:274-82. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Evaluating the number of stages in development of squamous cell and adenocarcinomas across cancer sites using human population-based cancer modeling
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e37430. 2012
    ..We evaluated the characteristics of carcinogenesis by modeling the age patterns of incidence rates of ACs and SCCs of various organs to test whether these characteristics differed between cancer subtypes...
  6. pmc Transitional probability-based model for HPV clearance in HIV-1-positive adolescent females
    Julia Kravchenko
    Duke Cancer Institute, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e30736. 2012
    ....
  7. pmc Morbidity risks among older adults with pre-existing age-related diseases
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States Electronic address
    Exp Gerontol 48:1395-401. 2013
    ..The results can be used in optimization of screening, prevention and treatment strategies of chronic diseases among U.S. elderly population. ..
  8. pmc Time trends of incidence of age-associated diseases in the US elderly population: Medicare-based analysis
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Age Ageing 42:494-500. 2013
    ....
  9. pmc Recovery and survival from aging-associated diseases
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, United States
    Exp Gerontol 48:824-30. 2013
    ..Using two Medicare-based population datasets, we investigated the properties of recovery from eleven age-related diseases...
  10. pmc Age patterns of incidence of geriatric disease in the U.S. elderly population: Medicare-based analysis
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina 27708, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:323-7. 2012
    ..To use the Medicare Files of Service Use (MFSU) to evaluate patterns in the incidence of aging-related diseases in the U.S. elderly population...
  11. pmc New stochastic carcinogenesis model with covariates: an approach involving intracellular barrier mechanisms
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Math Biosci 236:16-30. 2012
    ..Further generalizations of the model, opportunities to measure barrier systems, biomedical and mathematical aspects of the new model are discussed...
  12. doi request reprint Groundwater quality and its health impact: An assessment of dental fluorosis in rural inhabitants of the Main Ethiopian Rift
    Tewodros Rango
    Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Box 90227, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Environ Int 43:37-47. 2012
    ..The study highlights the apparent positive role of milk on DF, and emphasizes the importance of nutrition in management efforts to mitigate DF in the MER and other parts of the world...
  13. pmc Cancer Risk and Behavioral Factors, Comorbidities, and Functional Status in the US Elderly Population
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    ISRN Oncol 2011:415790. 2011
    ..The most influential of potentially preventable risk factors can be detected with this approach using NLTCS-Medicare linked dataset and for further deeper analyses employing other datasets with detailed risk factors description...
  14. ncbi request reprint Long-term dynamics of death rates of emphysema, asthma, and pneumonia and improving air quality
    Julia Kravchenko
    Department of Surgery, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
    Int J Chron Obstruct Pulmon Dis 9:613-27. 2014
    ..We hypothesized that improved air quality in North Carolina was associated with reduced rates of death from respiratory diseases in local populations...
  15. doi request reprint Arsenic exposure of rural populations from the Rift Valley of Ethiopia as monitored by keratin in toenails
    R Brittany Merola
    Division of Earth and Ocean Sciences, Nicholas School of the Environment, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
    J Expo Sci Environ Epidemiol 24:121-6. 2014
    ..01). We suggest that As measurement in nails could be a reliable method for detecting As exposure in residents living in rural areas. ..
  16. pmc Medical cost trajectories and onsets of cancer and noncancer diseases in US elderly population
    Igor Akushevich
    Center for Population Health and Aging, Duke University, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Comput Math Methods Med 2011:857892. 2011
    ..5 years after the date of onset). The developed approach results in a family of new forecasting models with covariates...