Veda N Giri

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Affiliation: Fox Chase Cancer Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of vitamin D status in African American men
    Marilyn Tseng
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:191. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk assessment program: a 10-year update of cancer detection
    Veda N Giri
    Department of Medical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19012, USA
    J Urol 178:1920-4; discussion 1924. 2007
  3. pmc Racial differences in prediction of time to prostate cancer diagnosis in a prospective screening cohort of high-risk men: effect of TMPRSS2 Met160Val
    Veda N Giri
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Clinical Genetics, Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BJU Int 107:466-70. 2011
  4. pmc Prostate cancer early detection program recruitment methods and show rates in men at high risk
    Veda N Giri
    Cancer Screening Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 182:2212-7. 2009
  5. pmc Race, genetic West African ancestry, and prostate cancer prediction by prostate-specific antigen in prospectively screened high-risk men
    Veda N Giri
    Division of Population Sciences and Department of Medical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2:244-50. 2009
  6. pmc Assessing the clinical role of genetic markers of early-onset prostate cancer among high-risk men enrolled in prostate cancer early detection
    Lucinda Hughes
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:53-60. 2012
  7. pmc Evaluation of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial Risk calculator in a high-risk screening population
    David J Kaplan
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
    BJU Int 105:334-7. 2010
  8. pmc Substantial family history of prostate cancer in black men recruited for prostate cancer screening: results from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Kathleen Mastalski
    Division of Population Sciences, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 113:2559-64. 2008
  9. pmc Rates and predictors of colorectal cancer screening by race among motivated men participating in a Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Michael J Hall
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 118:478-84. 2012
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of replication studies of prostate cancer susceptibility genetic variants in high-risk men originally identified from genome-wide association studies
    Miriam B Ishak
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1599-610. 2011

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Publications13

  1. pmc Prevalence and correlates of vitamin D status in African American men
    Marilyn Tseng
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA
    BMC Public Health 9:191. 2009
    ..Few studies have examined vitamin D insufficiency in African American men although they are at very high risk. We examined the prevalence and correlates of vitamin D insufficiency among African American men in Philadelphia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer risk assessment program: a 10-year update of cancer detection
    Veda N Giri
    Department of Medical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19012, USA
    J Urol 178:1920-4; discussion 1924. 2007
    ..Guidelines for screening men at high risk for prostate cancer remain under investigation. We report our 10-year cancer detection data from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program, a longitudinal screening program for men at high risk...
  3. pmc Racial differences in prediction of time to prostate cancer diagnosis in a prospective screening cohort of high-risk men: effect of TMPRSS2 Met160Val
    Veda N Giri
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Department of Clinical Genetics, Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    BJU Int 107:466-70. 2011
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  4. pmc Prostate cancer early detection program recruitment methods and show rates in men at high risk
    Veda N Giri
    Cancer Screening Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Urol 182:2212-7. 2009
    ..We report a comprehensive analysis of recruitment methods, show rates and participant factors from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program, a prospective, longitudinal prostate cancer screening study...
  5. pmc Race, genetic West African ancestry, and prostate cancer prediction by prostate-specific antigen in prospectively screened high-risk men
    Veda N Giri
    Division of Population Sciences and Department of Medical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Prev Res (Phila) 2:244-50. 2009
    ..Large-scale studies are needed to confirm if genetic WA ancestry explains these findings to make progress in personalizing prostate cancer early detection...
  6. pmc Assessing the clinical role of genetic markers of early-onset prostate cancer among high-risk men enrolled in prostate cancer early detection
    Lucinda Hughes
    Department of Clinical Genetics, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:53-60. 2012
    ..We evaluated clinical information from six polymorphisms associated with early-onset prostate cancer in a longitudinal cohort of high-risk men enrolled in prostate cancer early detection with significant African American participation...
  7. pmc Evaluation of the Prostate Cancer Prevention Trial Risk calculator in a high-risk screening population
    David J Kaplan
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, USA
    BJU Int 105:334-7. 2010
    ..Study Type - Diagnostic (exploratory cohort) Level of Evidence 2b...
  8. pmc Substantial family history of prostate cancer in black men recruited for prostate cancer screening: results from the Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Kathleen Mastalski
    Division of Population Sciences, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 113:2559-64. 2008
    ..Previous reports have raised concern for suboptimal screening of black men with an FH of PCA. The extent of FH of PCA are reported from a prospective, longitudinal PCA screening program for high-risk men...
  9. pmc Rates and predictors of colorectal cancer screening by race among motivated men participating in a Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program
    Michael J Hall
    Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cancer 118:478-84. 2012
    ..If present, such disparities could support hypotheses for further research examining racial differences in awareness and patient preferences in undergoing CRC screening...
  10. doi request reprint A systematic review of replication studies of prostate cancer susceptibility genetic variants in high-risk men originally identified from genome-wide association studies
    Miriam B Ishak
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:1599-610. 2011
    ..This article provides a detailed review of published studies of prostate cancer-associated genetic variants originally identified in GWAS and replicated in high-risk populations...
  11. pmc Using focus groups to adapt ethnically appropriate, information-seeking and recruitment messages for a prostate cancer screening program for men at high risk
    Charlene J Bryan
    School of Nursing, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 100:674-82. 2008
    ..To adapt ethnically appropriate radio and newspaper messages in order to increase information-seeking and recruitment to the high-risk Prostate Cancer Risk Assessment Program (PRAP) using input from focus groups...
  12. pmc Global patterns of prostate cancer incidence, aggressiveness, and mortality in men of african descent
    Timothy R Rebbeck
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 217 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Prostate Cancer 2013:560857. 2013
    ..This finding suggests that CaP is underdiagnosed and/or underreported in SSA men. Nonetheless, CaP incidence and mortality represent a significant public health problem in men of African descent around the world...
  13. pmc Validation of genome-wide prostate cancer associations in men of African descent
    Bao Li Chang
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 217 Blockley Hall, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:23-32. 2011
    ..There is limited information about the role of these loci in men of African descent...