Michael Goodman

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma and lung cancer among motor vehicle mechanics: a meta-analysis
    Michael Goodman
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:309-26. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Postoperative survival and the number of lymph nodes sampled during resection of node-negative non-small cell lung cancer
    Michelle S Ludwig
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Chest 128:1545-50. 2005
  3. pmc Frequency and determinants of disagreement and error in gleason scores: a population-based study of prostate cancer
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, NE Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prostate 72:1389-98. 2012
  4. pmc Cancer clusters in the USA: what do the last twenty years of state and federal investigations tell us?
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Crit Rev Toxicol 42:474-90. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Prostate cancer treatment ascertained from several sources: analysis of disagreement and error
    M Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Oncol 23:256-63. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis: oxidative stress score as a combined measure of pro-oxidant and antioxidant exposures
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:394-9. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Lycopene intake and prostate cancer risk: effect modification by plasma antioxidants and the XRCC1 genotype
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nutr Cancer 55:13-20. 2006
  8. pmc Cancer outcomes research in a rural area: a multi-institution partnership model
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 34:23-32. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Clinical trials of antioxidants as cancer prevention agents: past, present, and future
    Michael Goodman
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Free Radic Biol Med 51:1068-84. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Invasion characteristics of oral tongue cancer: frequency of reporting and effect on survival in a population-based study
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 115:4010-20. 2009

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  1. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma and lung cancer among motor vehicle mechanics: a meta-analysis
    Michael Goodman
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Occup Hyg 48:309-26. 2004
    ..Although some studies showed a small increase in risk of lung cancer among motor vehicle mechanics, the data on balance do not support a conclusion that lung cancer risk in this occupational group is related to asbestos exposure...
  2. ncbi request reprint Postoperative survival and the number of lymph nodes sampled during resection of node-negative non-small cell lung cancer
    Michelle S Ludwig
    School of Medicine, Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Chest 128:1545-50. 2005
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  3. pmc Frequency and determinants of disagreement and error in gleason scores: a population-based study of prostate cancer
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, NE Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prostate 72:1389-98. 2012
    ..To examine factors that affect accuracy and reliability of prostate cancer grade we compared Gleason scores documented in pathology reports and those assigned by urologic pathologists in a population-based study...
  4. pmc Cancer clusters in the USA: what do the last twenty years of state and federal investigations tell us?
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Crit Rev Toxicol 42:474-90. 2012
    ..We seek to answer the question: Have cancer cluster investigations conducted by US health agencies in the past 20 years improved our understanding of cancer etiology, or informed cancer prevention and control?..
  5. doi request reprint Prostate cancer treatment ascertained from several sources: analysis of disagreement and error
    M Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University, Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Oncol 23:256-63. 2012
    ..Treatment data for prostate cancer can be obtained from a variety of sources. Each of these sources has its own strengths and weaknesses and is subject to error...
  6. ncbi request reprint Hypothesis: oxidative stress score as a combined measure of pro-oxidant and antioxidant exposures
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:394-9. 2007
    ..To explore the hypothesis that a combination of several risk factors acting through the same pathway may produce an overall large increase in risk even in the presence of weak associations with each individual factor...
  7. ncbi request reprint Lycopene intake and prostate cancer risk: effect modification by plasma antioxidants and the XRCC1 genotype
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Nutr Cancer 55:13-20. 2006
    ..01). Although limited by small sample size, these findings indicate that the association between lycopene and prostate cancer is complex and may be modified by other antioxidants and by XRCC1 genotype...
  8. pmc Cancer outcomes research in a rural area: a multi-institution partnership model
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 34:23-32. 2009
    ..Our partnership model may provide a useful framework for cancer outcomes research projects in rural communities...
  9. doi request reprint Clinical trials of antioxidants as cancer prevention agents: past, present, and future
    Michael Goodman
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Free Radic Biol Med 51:1068-84. 2011
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  10. doi request reprint Invasion characteristics of oral tongue cancer: frequency of reporting and effect on survival in a population-based study
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 115:4010-20. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint A summary measure of pro- and anti-oxidant exposures and risk of incident, sporadic, colorectal adenomas
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1051-64. 2008
    ..0. The corresponding analysis for community controls showed a similar trend. Our findings are in line with the basic science evidence supporting the role of oxidative stress in colorectal neoplasia...
  12. pmc Combined measure of pro- and anti-oxidant exposures in relation to prostate cancer and colorectal adenoma risk: an update
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 20:955-7. 2010
    ..In the present study we extend our analysis by substituting questionnaire-based measures with systemic biomarkers of pro- and anti-oxidant exposures...
  13. ncbi request reprint Progression rates of colorectal cancer in high-risk individuals
    Michael Goodman
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer J 10:153-5. 2004
  14. doi request reprint Asthma and swimming: a meta-analysis
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Asthma 45:639-47. 2008
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  15. doi request reprint Ampullary region carcinomas: definition and site specific classification with delineation of four clinicopathologically and prognostically distinct subsets in an analysis of 249 cases
    Volkan Adsay
    Department of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1592-608. 2012
    ..In conclusion, ACs comprise 4 clinicopathologic subtypes that are prognostically distinct...
  16. pmc Associations of oxidative balance-related exposures with incident, sporadic colorectal adenoma according to antioxidant enzyme genotypes
    Julia Labadie
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    Ann Epidemiol 23:223-6. 2013
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  17. pmc Tumor budding as a strong prognostic indicator in invasive ampullary adenocarcinomas
    Nobuyuki Ohike
    Departments of Pathology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:1417-24. 2010
    ..Therefore, budding should be incorporated into surgical pathology reports for AAC...
  18. ncbi request reprint Counting alleles in single lesions of prostate tumors from ethnically diverse patients
    Aki Morikawa
    Emory University School of Medicine, Winship Cancer Institute, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Prostate 68:231-40. 2008
    ..Nevertheless, it is unclear whether such disparities are due to genetic alterations that are involved in prostate cancer initiation. Here, we evaluated chromosome 8p allelic loss in a racially diverse cohort...
  19. ncbi request reprint Radical prostatectomy for clinical T4 prostate cancer
    Peter A S Johnstone
    Radiation Oncology Department, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cancer 106:2603-9. 2006
    ..Published data on outcomes after radical prostatectomy (RP) in patients with such advanced stage disease and on the impact of adjuvant radiation therapy (RT) and hormone therapy (HT) are nonexistent...
  20. doi request reprint Paranasal sinus squamous cell carcinoma incidence and survival based on Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data, 1973 to 2009
    Benjamin Ansa
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cancer 119:2602-10. 2013
    ..Paranasal sinus squamous cell carcinomas (PNSSCC) account for 3% of all head and neck malignancies. There has been little information on the trends in incidence and survival, and no randomized trials have been conducted to guide therapy...
  21. doi request reprint Health related quality of life for stone formers
    Michael Bryant
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Urol 188:436-40. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that patients with multiple recurrent episodes of urolithiasis have worse health related quality of life. Thus, we identified specific factors that impact health related quality of life in patients with urolithiasis...
  22. doi request reprint Black-white differences in receipt and completion of adjuvant chemotherapy among breast cancer patients in a rural region of the US
    Joseph Lipscomb
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 133:285-96. 2012
    ..Further investigation is warranted, both in SWGA and in other rural regions...
  23. ncbi request reprint Using systematic reviews and meta-analyses to support regulatory decision making for neurotoxicants: lessons learned from a case study of PCBs
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Cien Saude Colet 16:3207-20. 2011
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  24. doi request reprint Comparison of 12-core versus 8-core prostate biopsy: multivariate analysis of large series of US veterans
    Thura T Abd
    Department of Urology, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Urology 77:541-7. 2011
    ..To investigate the impact of additional biopsy cores on prostate cancer diagnosis among US veterans. The reported rate of positive biopsy results varies from 20% to 40%...
  25. doi request reprint Severe lack of comprehension of common prostate health terms among low-income inner-city men
    Daniel S Wang
    Department of Urology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    Cancer 119:3204-11. 2013
    ..It is hypothesized that predominantly lower literacy patients would demonstrate a severe lack of comprehension of prostate cancer terms, thus validating the findings of a previous single-institution study...
  26. doi request reprint Increased low density lipoprotein and increased likelihood of positive prostate biopsy in black americans
    Kelvin A Moses
    Department of Urology, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30033, USA
    J Urol 182:2219-25. 2009
    ..Recent studies indicate that lipids may have a role in oncogenesis, including that of prostate cancer. We investigated the relationship between circulating lipids in black and nonblack patients, and newly diagnosed prostate cancer...
  27. doi request reprint The effect of race and rural residence on prostate cancer treatment choice among men in Georgia
    Kyle Steenland
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Urology 77:581-7. 2011
    ..To analyze differences for prostate cancer by race and in rural areas...
  28. doi request reprint Weight loss and postmenopausal breast cancer in a prospective cohort of overweight and obese US women
    Lauren R Teras
    Epidemiology Research Program, American Cancer Society, National Home Office, 250 Williams St NW, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 22:573-9. 2011
    ..In summary, weight loss was not associated with postmenopausal breast cancer in this study. Future studies should focus on sustained weight loss and whether the timing of weight loss is important...
  29. doi request reprint Use of complementary and alternative medicine among men with prostate cancer in a rural setting
    Susan Butler
    Department of Behavioral Sciences and Health Education, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Community Health 36:1004-10. 2011
    ..In line with national patterns, younger and more educated rural patients were significantly more likely to have ever used CAM and to use it after treatment...
  30. doi request reprint Stage IV prostate cancer: survival differences in clinical T4, nodal and metastatic disease
    Wayland Hsiao
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia
    J Urol 184:512-8. 2010
    ..Assignment to stage IV prostate cancer may occur by different modes, namely as T4N0M0 vs N1 vs M1 disease. We hypothesize that patients with clinical T4 disease have better outcomes than those with N1 or M1 disease...
  31. doi request reprint Poorly numerate patients in an inner city hospital misunderstand the American Urological Association symptom score
    Viraj A Master
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Urology 75:148-52. 2010
    ..But, health literacy also comprises quantitative literacy or numeracy. We previously reported that document literacy independently predicts misunderstanding of the AUA-SS. However, the AUA-SS consists of written and numeric information...
  32. doi request reprint The utilization of Gleason grade as the primary criterion for ordering nuclear bone scan in newly diagnosed prostate cancer patients
    Chad W M Ritenour
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 9:1040-5. 2009
    ..For patients with Gleason scores <or=7, we recommend a bone scan if the PSA is >30 ng/ml. However, for patients with a high Gleason score (8-10), we recommend a bone scan if the PSA is >10 ng/ml...
  33. ncbi request reprint Intracholecystic papillary-tubular neoplasms (ICPN) of the gallbladder (neoplastic polyps, adenomas, and papillary neoplasms that are ≥1.0 cm): clinicopathologic and immunohistochemical analysis of 123 cases
    Volkan Adsay
    Departments of Pathology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 36:1279-301. 2012
    ..In contrast, even seemingly innocuous examples such as those referred to as "pyloric gland adenomas" can progress to carcinoma and be associated with invasion and fatal outcome...
  34. ncbi request reprint Survival outcomes of pediatric osteosarcoma and Ewing's sarcoma: a comparison of surgery type within the SEER database, 1988-2007
    Justin Schrager
    Emory University, School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Registry Manag 38:153-61. 2011
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  35. ncbi request reprint Neuroblastoma in adults: Incidence and survival analysis based on SEER data
    Natia Esiashvili
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 49:41-6. 2007
    ..Small single institution reports have described worse outcomes for adults than pediatric patients...
  36. doi request reprint Adenoid cystic carcinoma of the head and neck: Incidence and survival trends based on 1973-2007 Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results data
    Christopher L Ellington
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Cancer 118:4444-51. 2012
    ..Population-based studies examining ACC are scarce. The authors aimed to analyze incidence rates and survival outcomes for patients diagnosed with ACCHN using national population-based data...
  37. ncbi request reprint Study design options in evaluating gene-environment interactions: practical considerations for a planned case-control study of pediatric leukemia
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 48:375-9. 2007
    ..We considered three design options: a full case-control study (Option I), a case-only study (Option II), and a partial case-control study (Option III), in which information on controls is limited to environmental exposure only...
  38. ncbi request reprint Frequency and determinants of missing data in clinical and prognostic variables recently added to SEER
    Hye Mi Kim
    Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Registry Manag 38:120-31. 2011
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  39. pmc Allelic imbalances of chromosomes 8p and 18q and their roles in distant relapse of early stage, node-negative breast cancer
    Aki Morikawa
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:R1051-7. 2005
    ..Existing pathological markers can predict disease recurrence only to a certain extent, and there is a need for more accurate predictors...
  40. doi request reprint Association between HIV status and positive prostate biopsy in a study of US veterans
    Wayland Hsiao
    Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Atlanta, GA, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 9:102-8. 2009
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  41. doi request reprint Multimedia version of a standard medical questionnaire improves patient understanding across all literacy levels
    Michael D Bryant
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Urol 182:1120-5. 2009
    ..We previously reported that many patients do not fully understand this tool and often provide inaccurate information. To combat this problem we developed a novel multimedia version of the American Urological Association symptom score...
  42. pmc Gender and ethnic disparities in incidence and survival of squamous cell carcinoma of the oral tongue, base of tongue, and tonsils: a surveillance, epidemiology and end results program-based analysis
    Nabil F Saba
    Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Oncology 81:12-20. 2011
    ..We sought to examine the trend in gender-, ethnic origin- and age-specific incidence of these tumors over time...
  43. pmc Blood 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 concentrations and incident sporadic colorectal adenoma risk: a pooled case-control study
    Veronika Fedirko
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:489-500. 2010
    ..These findings support the hypothesis that greater vitamin D exposure may reduce the risk of colorectal adenoma and suggest that it may do so more strongly in combination with antiinflammatory agents...
  44. ncbi request reprint Is the association between cigarette smoking and breast cancer modified by genotype? A review of epidemiologic studies and meta-analysis
    Paul D Terry
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:602-11. 2006
    ..These methodologic issues should be addressed in future studies to help clarify the association between smoking and breast cancer...
  45. doi request reprint Changes in incidence and survival of Ewing sarcoma patients over the past 3 decades: Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results data
    Natia Esiashvili
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Pediatr Hematol Oncol 30:425-30. 2008
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  46. ncbi request reprint Computed tomography based renal parenchyma volume measurements prior to renal tumor surgery are predictive of postoperative renal function
    Brian Kunzel
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Can J Urol 20:6714-20. 2013
    ..To determine whether preoperative computed tomography (CT) based renal parenchymal volume (RPV) measurements would be predictive of postoperative chronic kidney disease (CKD)...
  47. ncbi request reprint The value of digital rectal examination as a predictor of prostate cancer diagnosis among United States Veterans referred for prostate biopsy
    Muta M Issa
    Department of Urology AVAMC 112, Emory University School of Medicine, Decatur, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 30:269-75. 2006
    ..As digital rectal examination (DRE) remains an essential part of a routine physical examination, it is important to understand its diagnostic value in different circumstances...
  48. doi request reprint No association between polymorphisms in LEP, LEPR, ADIPOQ, ADIPOR1, or ADIPOR2 and postmenopausal breast cancer risk
    Lauren R Teras
    Department of Epidemiology, American Cancer Society, National Home Office, 250 Williams Street Northwest, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:2553-7. 2009
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  49. doi request reprint A +20% adjustment in the computed tomography measured ureteral length is an accurate predictor of true ureteral length before ureteral stent placement
    Adam B Shrewsberry
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Endourol 27:1041-5. 2013
    ..The correct length of a ureteral stent is important in minimizing postplacement discomfort and stent migration. We describe and validate a method to accurately measure the ureteral length...
  50. doi request reprint Maternal and infant characteristics associated with accidental suffocation and strangulation in bed in US infants
    Michelle M Carlberg
    Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Matern Child Health J 16:1594-601. 2012
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  51. pmc Intra-ampullary papillary-tubular neoplasm (IAPN): characterization of tumoral intraepithelial neoplasia occurring within the ampulla: a clinicopathologic analysis of 82 cases
    Nobuyuki Ohike
    Department of Pathology, Emory University Hospital, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 34:1731-48. 2010
    ..Here, we provide a detailed analysis of these neoplasms, which we propose to refer to as intra-ampullary papillary-tubular neoplasm (IAPN)...
  52. doi request reprint Jewish ethnicity and pancreatic cancer mortality in a large U.S. cohort
    Ronald C Eldridge
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:691-8. 2011
    ..These analyses lacked information on potential confounding factors and the association between Jewish ethnicity and pancreatic cancer has not been examined in any contemporary U.S. population or in any cohort study...
  53. doi request reprint Patient misunderstanding of the individual questions of the American Urological Association symptom score
    Timothy V Johnson
    Department of Urology, School of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Urol 179:2291-4; discussion 2294-5. 2008
    ..However, some patients may experience difficulty completing the AUA questionnaire. We hypothesized that certain individual questions may generate more misunderstanding than others...
  54. doi request reprint Role of FDG-PET in the definition of involved-field radiation therapy and management for pediatric Hodgkin's lymphoma
    Virginia Lang Robertson
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 80:324-32. 2011
    ..To evaluate positron emission tomography-computed tomography (PET-CT) influences in involved-field radiation therapy (IFRT) field design in pediatric Hodgkin's lymphoma (HL)...
  55. pmc Assessment of a commercial searchable population directory as a means of selecting controls for case-control studies
    Sabeena Chintapalli
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, 1518 Clifton Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Public Health Rep 124:378-83. 2009
    ..Nevertheless, Web-based population data sources may provide a potential alternative for population-based studies when used in conjunction with other methods, particularly in states where DMV records are not accessible to researchers...
  56. doi request reprint Do phthalates act as obesogens in humans? A systematic review of the epidemiological literature
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Crit Rev Toxicol 44:151-75. 2014
    ..Conclusion: The current epidemiological data do not support or refute the hypothesis that phthalates act as obesogens in humans. ..
  57. ncbi request reprint Surgical margin and Gleason score as predictors of postoperative recurrence in prostate cancer with or without chromosome 8p allelic imbalance
    Wei Zhou
    Department of Hematology and Oncology, Winship Cancer Institute, Emory University School of Medicine, 1365 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Prostate 61:81-91. 2004
    ..Existing pathological markers can predict disease recurrence only to a certain extent, and there is a need for more accurate predictors...
  58. doi request reprint Cancer cluster investigations: review of the past and proposals for the future
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, 1518 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 11:1479-99. 2014
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  59. doi request reprint Uncontrolled confounding in studies of screening effectiveness: an example of colonoscopy
    Ronald C Eldridge
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA
    J Med Screen 20:198-207. 2013
    ..To estimate the expected magnitude of error produced by uncontrolled confounding from health behaviours in observational medical record-based studies evaluating effectiveness of screening colonoscopy...
  60. pmc Using systematic reviews and meta-analyses to support regulatory decision making for neurotoxicants: lessons learned from a case study of PCBs
    Michael Goodman
    Department of Epidemiology, Emory University School of Public Health, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 118:727-34. 2010
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  61. doi request reprint Association of depression and urolithiasis
    Jordan Angell
    Department of Urology and Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Urology 79:518-25. 2012
    ..Patients with urolithiasis may develop a chronic condition associated with poor quality of life and depression. The frequency and severity of stones episodes would relate to depression...
  62. ncbi request reprint The efficacy of written screening tools in an inner city hospital: literacy based limitations on patient access to appropriate care
    Timothy V Johnson
    Department of Urology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Urol 178:623-9; discussion 629. 2007
    ..We evaluated the frequency, predictors and impact of poor understanding of the American Urological Association symptom index on patient care...
  63. ncbi request reprint HIV intervention research for men who have sex with men: a 7-year update
    Wayne D Johnson
    Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30312, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 17:568-89. 2005
    ..The other 16 interventions reduced unprotected sex by 17% beyond changes observed in standard or other HIV prevention interventions (CI = 5-27%). Behavioral interventions reduce self-reported unprotected sex among MSM...
  64. doi request reprint Serum testosterone may be associated with calcium oxalate urolithogenesis
    Justin M Watson
    Department of Urology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Endourol 24:1183-7. 2010
    ..Specifically, castration has been shown to decrease stone formation in rat models. The association between testosterone and stone formation in humans, however, has not been well investigated...
  65. doi request reprint Preoperative diabetes mellitus and long-term survival after resection of pancreatic adenocarcinoma
    Carrie K Chu
    Department of Surgery, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 17:502-13. 2010
    ..To assess clinicopathologic features and postresection survival of diabetes mellitus (DM)-associated pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma (PDAC)...
  66. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma in vehicle mechanics: is the risk different for Australians?
    Michael A Kelsh
    Exponent, Inc, 149 Commonwealth Drive, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
    Occup Med (Lond) 57:581-9. 2007
    ..Calculations of relative risk using case reports from the Australian Mesothelioma Registry (AMR) indicate increased risks; however, this contrasts with the results of 19 epidemiologic studies that have found no association...
  67. ncbi request reprint Mesothelioma among brake mechanics: an expanded analysis of a case-control study
    Patrick A Hessel
    Exponent, Wood Dale, IL 60191, USA
    Risk Anal 24:547-52. 2004
    ..The results are consistent with the existing literature indicating that brake work does not increase the risk of mesothelioma and adds to the evidence that fiber type and size are important determinants of mesothelioma risk...
  68. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of potential confounders in planning a study of occupational magnetic field exposure and female breast cancer
    Michael Goodman
    Exponent Health Group, Alexandria, VA 22314, USA
    Epidemiology 13:50-8. 2002
    ..5. A spurious negative association between magnetic fields and breast cancer could occur if the exposed group included a large number of immigrants from Asia and Africa...
  69. ncbi request reprint Passive and active smoking as possible confounders in studies of breast cancer risk
    Kenneth C Johnson
    Epidemiology 13:610; author reply 610-1. 2002
  70. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of uncontrolled confounding in studies of environmental exposures and neurobehavioral testing in children
    Pamela J Mink
    Exponent Inc, Washington, DC 20036, USA
    Epidemiology 15:385-93. 2004
    ..We examined a priori the potential impact of confounding in a hypothetical study evaluating the association of a potentially neurotoxic environmental exposure with neurobehavioral function in children...
  71. pmc Evaluation of exposure to arsenic in residential soil
    Joyce S Tsuji
    Exponent, Bellevue, Washington 98007, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 113:1735-40. 2005
    ..Similarly, questionnaire responses indicating soil exposure were not associated with increased urinary arsenic levels. Relatively low soil arsenic exposure likely precluded quantification of arsenic exposure above background...
  72. pmc Hershey Medical Center Technical Workshop Report: optimizing the design and interpretation of epidemiologic studies for assessing neurodevelopmental effects from in utero chemical exposure
    Robert W Amler
    School of Public Health, New York Medical College, USA
    Neurotoxicology 27:861-74. 2006
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Research Grants2

  1. Oxidative Stress, DNA Repair & Colorectal Adenoma Risk
    Michael Goodman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Particular attention will be paid to identification of potential gene- gene, gene-lifestyle, and gene-phenotype interactions. ..