ROSS L contact PRENTICE

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Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Measurement error corrected sodium and potassium intake estimation using 24-hour urinary excretion
    Ying Huang
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024
    Hypertension 63:238-44. 2014
  2. pmc Factors relating to eating style, social desirability, body image and eating meals at home increase the precision of calibration equations correcting self-report measures of diet using recovery biomarkers: findings from the Women's Health Initiative
    Yasmin Mossavar-Rahmani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Division of Health Promotion and Nutrition Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Nutr J 12:63. 2013
  3. pmc Effects of smoking on the genetic risk of obesity: the population architecture using genomics and epidemiology study
    Megan D Fesinmeyer
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:6. 2013
  4. pmc Calibration of self-reported dietary measures using biomarkers: an approach to enhancing nutritional epidemiology reliability
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M3 A410, POB 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 15:353. 2013
  5. pmc Health risks and benefits from calcium and vitamin D supplementation: Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and cohort study
    R L Prentice
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Osteoporos Int 24:567-80. 2013
  6. pmc Characterization of the association between 8q24 and colon cancer: gene-environment exploration and meta-analysis
    Carolyn M Hutter
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:670. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials and observational studies to assess the chronic disease benefits and risks of multivitamin-multimineral supplements
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:308S-313S. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Combined analysis of Women's Health Initiative observational and clinical trial data on postmenopausal hormone treatment and cardiovascular disease
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:589-99. 2006
  9. doi request reprint The women's health initiative: lessons learned
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:131-50. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Statistical issues arising in the Women's Health Initiative
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Biometrics 61:899-911; discussion 911-41. 2005

Research Grants

  1. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2006
  2. STATISTICAL METHODS FOR MEDICAL STUDIES
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2007
  3. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    ROSS L contact PRENTICE; Fiscal Year: 2010

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Publications60

  1. doi request reprint Measurement error corrected sodium and potassium intake estimation using 24-hour urinary excretion
    Ying Huang
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024
    Hypertension 63:238-44. 2014
    ..Clinical Trial Registration- URL: www.clinicaltrials.gov. Unique identifier: NCT00000611. ..
  2. pmc Factors relating to eating style, social desirability, body image and eating meals at home increase the precision of calibration equations correcting self-report measures of diet using recovery biomarkers: findings from the Women's Health Initiative
    Yasmin Mossavar-Rahmani
    Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Division of Health Promotion and Nutrition Research, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Nutr J 12:63. 2013
    ..The extent to which psychosocial and diet behavior factors affect dietary self-report remains unclear. We examine the contribution of these factors to measurement error of self-report...
  3. pmc Effects of smoking on the genetic risk of obesity: the population architecture using genomics and epidemiology study
    Megan D Fesinmeyer
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    BMC Med Genet 14:6. 2013
    ..Although smoking behavior is known to affect body mass index (BMI), the potential for smoking to influence genetic associations with BMI is largely unexplored...
  4. pmc Calibration of self-reported dietary measures using biomarkers: an approach to enhancing nutritional epidemiology reliability
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M3 A410, POB 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 15:353. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Health risks and benefits from calcium and vitamin D supplementation: Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and cohort study
    R L Prentice
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Osteoporos Int 24:567-80. 2013
    ..0 years. The trial was designed to test whether calcium plus vitamin D supplementation in a population in which the use of these supplements was widespread would reduce hip fracture, and secondarily, total fracture and colorectal cancer...
  6. pmc Characterization of the association between 8q24 and colon cancer: gene-environment exploration and meta-analysis
    Carolyn M Hutter
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, USA
    BMC Cancer 10:670. 2010
    ..Genome-wide association studies and subsequent replication studies have shown that single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in the chromosomal region 8q24 are associated with colorectal cancer susceptibility...
  7. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials and observational studies to assess the chronic disease benefits and risks of multivitamin-multimineral supplements
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:308S-313S. 2007
    ..Depending in part on the results of such additional reports, a full-scale randomized controlled trial of well-selected MVMs in women may be warranted on public health grounds...
  8. ncbi request reprint Combined analysis of Women's Health Initiative observational and clinical trial data on postmenopausal hormone treatment and cardiovascular disease
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 163:589-99. 2006
    ..An application to postmenopausal hormone treatment effects on coronary heart disease among younger women is also provided...
  9. doi request reprint The women's health initiative: lessons learned
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 29:131-50. 2008
    ..A specimen repository and quality-controlled outcome data for a range of diseases are among the resources that support the ongoing research program. WHI clinical trial contributions and challenges are reviewed and discussed...
  10. ncbi request reprint Statistical issues arising in the Women's Health Initiative
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Biometrics 61:899-911; discussion 911-41. 2005
    ..This final topic seems important in resolving the discrepancy between WHI clinical trial and observational study results on postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease...
  11. ncbi request reprint Research opportunities and needs in the study of dietary modification and cancer risk reduction: the role of biomarkers
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Nutr 136:2668S-70S. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Epidemiologic methods developments: a look forward to the year 2032
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:906-10. 2007
    ..It is also argued that a multidisciplinary, coordinated community of scientists interested in disease risk estimation and disease prevention will be needed for epidemiologic research to fulfill its potential over the next 25 years...
  13. ncbi request reprint Invited commentary: ethics and sample size--another view
    Ross Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, M3 A410, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:111-2; discussion 113. 2005
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary assessment and the reliability of nutritional epidemiology reports
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Lancet 362:182-3. 2003
  15. pmc Evaluation and comparison of food records, recalls, and frequencies for energy and protein assessment by using recovery biomarkers
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:591-603. 2011
    ..1% for energy; 20.3%, 32.7%, and 28.4% for protein; and 8.7%, 14.4%, and 10.4% for protein density. Calibration equations using any of the assessment procedures may yield suitable consumption estimates for epidemiologic study purposes...
  16. pmc Benefits and risks of postmenopausal hormone therapy when it is initiated soon after menopause
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:12-23. 2009
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  17. pmc Biomarker-calibrated energy and protein consumption and increased cancer risk among postmenopausal women
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:977-89. 2009
    ..Calibrated energy and body mass index associations were highly interdependent. Implications for the interpretation of nutritional epidemiology studies are described...
  18. ncbi request reprint Combined postmenopausal hormone therapy and cardiovascular disease: toward resolving the discrepancy between observational studies and the Women's Health Initiative clinical trial
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:404-14. 2005
    ..These analyses have implications for both the design and the analysis of observational studies...
  19. ncbi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of colorectal cancer: the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial
    Shirley A A Beresford
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    JAMA 295:643-54. 2006
    ..Observational studies and polyp recurrence trials are not conclusive regarding the effects of a low-fat dietary pattern on risk of colorectal cancer, necessitating a primary prevention trial...
  20. pmc Colorectal cancer in relation to postmenopausal estrogen and estrogen plus progestin in the Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and observational study
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1531-7. 2009
    ..Here, data from the WHI observational study are considered, in conjunction with colorectal cancer mortality data from the hormone therapy trials, in an attempt to clarify postmenopausal hormone therapy effects. Participants and..
  21. pmc Estrogen plus progestin therapy and breast cancer in recently postmenopausal women
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1207-16. 2008
    ..64 (95% confidence interval: 1.00, 2.68) over a 5-year period of use and 2.19 (95% confidence interval: 1.56, 3.08) over a 10-year period of use...
  22. ncbi request reprint Use of recovery biomarkers to calibrate nutrient consumption self-reports in the Women's Health Initiative
    Marian L Neuhouser
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1247-59. 2008
    ..The authors confirm the existence of systematic bias in dietary self-reports and provide methods of correcting for measurement error...
  23. pmc Variation in the FGFR2 gene and the effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy on invasive breast cancer
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:3079-85. 2009
    ..Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in the fibroblast growth factor receptor 2 (FGFR2) gene are substantially associated with postmenopausal breast cancer risk and could influence hormone therapy effects...
  24. pmc The effects of postmenopausal hormone therapy on serum estrogen, progesterone, and sex hormone-binding globulin levels in healthy postmenopausal women
    Kerstin L Edlefsen
    Department of Laboratory Medicine, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Menopause 17:622-9. 2010
    ..In this study, we examined the response of serum hormone levels in healthy postmenopausal women after 1 year of HT...
  25. pmc Low-fat dietary pattern and cancer incidence in the Women's Health Initiative Dietary Modification Randomized Controlled Trial
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1534-43. 2007
    ..The trial protocol also listed ovarian cancer and endometrial cancer as outcomes that may be favorably affected by the intervention...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nutrition and physical activity and chronic disease prevention: research strategies and recommendations
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, M3 A410, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1276-87. 2004
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  27. ncbi request reprint Research strategies and the use of nutrient biomarkers in studies of diet and chronic disease
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Public Health Nutr 5:977-84. 2002
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of invasive breast cancer: the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Wash 98109, USA
    JAMA 295:629-42. 2006
    ..The hypothesis that a low-fat dietary pattern can reduce breast cancer risk has existed for decades but has never been tested in a controlled intervention trial...
  29. pmc Protein intake and incident frailty in the Women's Health Initiative observational study
    Jeannette M Beasley
    Clinical Coordinating Center, Women s Health Initiative, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98101, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1063-71. 2010
    ..To evaluate the association between protein intake and incident frailty...
  30. pmc Variation in the FGFR2 gene and the effect of a low-fat dietary pattern on invasive breast cancer
    Ross L Prentice
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:74-9. 2010
    ..Single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNP) in the FGFR2 gene relate strongly to breast cancer risk and could influence intervention effects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Implementation of the Women's Health Initiative study design
    Garnet L Anderson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:S5-17. 2003
  32. pmc Multivitamin use and risk of cancer and cardiovascular disease in the Women's Health Initiative cohorts
    Marian L Neuhouser
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Arch Intern Med 169:294-304. 2009
    ..Therefore, we decided to examine associations between multivitamin use and risk of cancer, CVD, and mortality in postmenopausal women...
  33. ncbi request reprint Monitoring and reporting of the Women's Health Initiative randomized hormone therapy trials
    Garnet L Anderson
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Clin Trials 4:207-17. 2007
    ..The results contravened prevailing wisdom and a large body of literature regarding benefits of menopausal hormone therapy. The results and their interpretation have been the subject of considerable debate...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effects of conjugated equine estrogen in postmenopausal women with hysterectomy: the Women's Health Initiative randomized controlled trial
    Garnet L Anderson
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Wash 98109 1024, USA
    JAMA 291:1701-12. 2004
    ..Despite decades of use and considerable research, the role of estrogen alone in preventing chronic diseases in postmenopausal women remains uncertain...
  35. pmc Conjugated equine estrogens and breast cancer risk in the Women's Health Initiative clinical trial and observational study
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1407-15. 2008
    ....
  36. pmc Data analysis methods and the reliability of analytic epidemiologic research
    Ross L Prentice
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Epidemiology 19:785-8; discussion 789-93. 2008
    ..These analyses illustrate the potential of modern data analysis methods to enhance the reliability and interpretation of epidemiologic data...
  37. ncbi request reprint Chronic disease prevention: public health potential and research needs
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Stat Med 23:3409-20. 2004
    ..This background is used to identify research strategies and infrastructure needs for moving this vitally important research area forward, for both chemoprevention and lifestyle modification interventions...
  38. pmc Detection of elevated plasma levels of epidermal growth factor receptor before breast cancer diagnosis among hormone therapy users
    Sharon J Pitteri
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Res 70:8598-606. 2010
    ..Further studies are warranted to examine the role of EGFR and to discover and validate other proteins that could potentially be used for early detection of breast cancer...
  39. ncbi request reprint Aspects of the design and analysis of high-dimensional SNP studies for disease risk estimation
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Biostatistics 7:339-54. 2006
    ....
  40. ncbi request reprint Observational studies, clinical trials, and the women's health initiative
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Lifetime Data Anal 13:449-62. 2007
    ..The role of biomarkers of exposure and outcome, including high-dimensional genomic and proteomic biomarkers, in the elucidation of disease associations, will also be discussed in these same contexts...
  41. ncbi request reprint Participant characteristics associated with errors in self-reported energy intake from the Women's Health Initiative food-frequency questionnaire
    Neilann K Horner
    Cancer Prevention Research Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 76:766-73. 2002
    ..Errors in self-reported dietary intake threaten inferences from studies relying on instruments such as food-frequency questionnaires (FFQs), food records, and food recalls...
  42. pmc Correcting "winner's curse" in odds ratios from genomewide association findings for major complex human diseases
    Hua Zhong
    Department of Genetics, Rosetta Inpharmatics, LLC, 401 Terry Ave North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 34:78-91. 2010
    ..Selection-adjusted ORs and CIs can provide a reliable summary of GWAS data, and can help to choose single nucleotide polymorphisms for subsequent validation studies...
  43. pmc Bias-reduced estimators and confidence intervals for odds ratios in genome-wide association studies
    Hua Zhong
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98105, USA
    Biostatistics 9:621-34. 2008
    ..We study the performance of these estimators using simulated data sets and show that they reduce the bias and give CI coverage close to the desired level under various scenarios, even for associations having only small statistical power...
  44. doi request reprint Women's health initiative studies of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Ross L Prentice
    Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Adv Exp Med Biol 617:151-60. 2008
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  45. ncbi request reprint Mixed discrete and continuous Cox regression model
    Ross L Prentice
    Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, 1100 Fairview Avenue North, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Lifetime Data Anal 9:195-210. 2003
    ..A small simulation study is carried out to study the regression parameter estimator and its variance estimator under the discrete Cox model special case and an application to a bladder cancer recurrence dataset is provided...
  46. pmc Insights into colon cancer etiology via a regularized approach to gene set analysis of GWAS data
    Lin S Chen
    Biostatistics and Biomathematics Program, Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Hum Genet 86:860-71. 2010
    ..Elucidating the role of variation in these pathways may enhance our understanding of colon cancer etiology...
  47. ncbi request reprint Low-fat dietary pattern and risk of cardiovascular disease: the Women's Health Initiative Randomized Controlled Dietary Modification Trial
    Barbara V Howard
    MedStar Research Institute Howard University, Washington, DC, USA
    JAMA 295:655-66. 2006
    ..Multiple epidemiologic studies and some trials have linked diet with cardiovascular disease (CVD) prevention, but long-term intervention data are needed...
  48. ncbi request reprint Estrogen therapy and coronary-artery calcification
    JoAnn E Manson
    Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:2591-602. 2007
    ..We examined the relationship between estrogen therapy and coronary-artery calcium in the context of a randomized clinical trial...
  49. ncbi request reprint Linear measurement error models with restricted sampling
    Malka Gorfine
    Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Technion City, Haifa 3200, Israel
    Biometrics 63:137-42. 2007
    ..Results of a simulation study along with a sensitivity analysis are presented, showing the performance of the proposed method under a simple linear regression model...
  50. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal hormone therapy and risk of cardiovascular disease by age and years since menopause
    Jacques E Rossouw
    Women s Health Initiative Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    JAMA 297:1465-77. 2007
    ..The timing of initiation of hormone therapy may influence its effect on cardiovascular disease...
  51. doi request reprint Health risks and benefits 3 years after stopping randomized treatment with estrogen and progestin
    Gerardo Heiss
    University of North Carolina, School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology, Chapel Hill, NC 27514 3628, USA
    JAMA 299:1036-45. 2008
    ..The Women's Health Initiative (WHI) trial of estrogen plus progestin vs placebo was stopped early, after a mean 5.6 years of follow-up, because the overall health risks of hormone therapy exceeded its benefits...
  52. ncbi request reprint Venous thrombosis and conjugated equine estrogen in women without a uterus
    J David Curb
    University of Hawaii and Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:772-80. 2006
    ..Clinical trial data on the effects of estrogen alone on VT are limited...
  53. ncbi request reprint Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of colorectal cancer
    Jean Wactawski-Wende
    Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, University at Buffalo, 270 Farber Hall, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:684-96. 2006
    ..However, randomized-trial evidence that calcium with vitamin D supplementation is beneficial in the primary prevention of colorectal cancer is lacking...
  54. ncbi request reprint Calcium plus vitamin D supplementation and the risk of fractures
    Rebecca D Jackson
    Division of Endocrinology, Ohio State University, 485 McCampbell, 1581 Dodd Dr, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:669-83. 2006
    ..The efficacy of calcium with vitamin D supplementation for preventing hip and other fractures in healthy postmenopausal women remains equivocal...
  55. doi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy in BRCA1 mutation carriers: uncertainty and caution
    Rowan T Chlebowski
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:1341-3. 2008
  56. ncbi request reprint Risks and benefits of estrogen plus progestin in healthy postmenopausal women: principal results From the Women's Health Initiative randomized controlled trial
    Jacques E Rossouw
    Division of Women s Health Initiative, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, 6705 Rockledge Dr, One Rockledge Ctr, Suite 300, Bethesda, MD 20817
    JAMA 288:321-33. 2002
    ..Despite decades of accumulated observational evidence, the balance of risks and benefits for hormone use in healthy postmenopausal women remains uncertain...
  57. ncbi request reprint Nonparametric correction for covariate measurement error in a stratified Cox model
    Malka Gorfine
    Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Bar Ilan University, Ramat Gan 52900, Israel
    Biostatistics 5:75-87. 2004
    ..Small sample properties are evaluated in a simulation study. The method is illustrated with an analysis of Framingham data...
  58. ncbi request reprint Reanalysis of the Women's Health Initiative oral contraceptive data reveals no evidence of delayed cardiovascular benefit
    Marcia L Stefanick
    Stanford Prevention Research Center, Departments of Medicine and of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Hoover Pavilion, Stanford University, 211 Quarry Road, Stanford, CA 94305 5705, USA
    Fertil Steril 83:853-4. 2005
    ..The WHI database was not designed to answer this question...
  59. ncbi request reprint Logistic regression with exposure biomarkers and flexible measurement error
    Elizabeth A Sugar
    Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Biometrics 63:143-51. 2007
    ..Simulation studies are presented to evaluate and contrast the three estimation procedures, and to provide insight into preferred biomarker subsample size under selected cohort study configurations...

Research Grants6

  1. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..S. population, and will provide crucial information for interpreting existing studies and for future study planning. ..
  2. STATISTICAL METHODS FOR MEDICAL STUDIES
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....
  3. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    Ross Prentice; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..S. population, and will provide crucial information for interpreting existing studies and for future study planning. ..
  4. Nutrition and Physical Activity Assessment Study (NPAAS)
    ROSS L contact PRENTICE; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....