MARY ROSSING

Summary

Affiliation: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
  2. pmc Hormone receptor status, tumor characteristics, and prognosis: a prospective cohort of breast cancer patients
    Lisa K Dunnwald
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 356113, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R6. 2007
  3. pmc Predictive value of symptoms for early detection of ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:222-9. 2010
  4. pmc Recreational physical activity and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:485-91. 2010
  5. pmc Risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in relation to benign ovarian conditions and ovarian surgery
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1357-64. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2548-56. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:413-20. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cimetidine use and risk of prostate and breast cancer
    M A Rossing
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:319-23. 2000
  9. ncbi request reprint Body size and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer (United States)
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:713-20. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of ovarian cancer in relation to infertility and the use of ovulation-inducing drugs
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1070-8. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Steroid Hormone Genes and Ovarian Cancer Risk
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. Epidemiology of Ovarian Cancer:New Hypotheses
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Use of Antidepressants and Risk of Breast Cancer
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2003
  4. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF SMOKING CESSATION--GENETIC INFLUENCES
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2002
  5. Steroid Hormone Genes and Ovarian Cancer Risk
    Mary Anne Rossing; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. pmc Recent alcohol consumption and risk of incident ovarian carcinoma: a pooled analysis of 5,342 cases and 10,358 controls from the Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium
    Linda E Kelemen
    Department of Population Health Research, Alberta Health Services Cancer Care, AB, Canada
    BMC Cancer 13:28. 2013
    ..Because OC and ovarian borderline tumor histologic types differ genetically, molecularly and clinically, large numbers are needed to estimate risk associations...
  2. pmc Hormone receptor status, tumor characteristics, and prognosis: a prospective cohort of breast cancer patients
    Lisa K Dunnwald
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 356113, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 9:R6. 2007
    ..However, few studies have evaluated variations in the risks of breast cancer-specific mortality across ER/PR status by either demographic or clinical characteristics...
  3. pmc Predictive value of symptoms for early detection of ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 102:222-9. 2010
    ..We assessed the sensitivity, specificity, and positive predictive value of a proposed symptom index and of symptoms included in the consensus recommendation...
  4. pmc Recreational physical activity and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:485-91. 2010
    ..In a population-based case-control study of epithelial ovarian cancer, we assessed risk associated with recreational physical activity with a focus on characterizing risk within histologic subtypes...
  5. pmc Risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in relation to benign ovarian conditions and ovarian surgery
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:1357-64. 2008
    ..We assessed the risk associated with a prior diagnosis of, and ovarian surgery following, ovarian cysts and endometriosis, with a focus on characterizing risk among tumor subgroups...
  6. ncbi request reprint Menopausal hormone therapy and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:2548-56. 2007
    ..These findings, if replicated, may have implications both for public health and development of chemoprevention strategies...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 19:413-20. 2008
    ..The association of smoking with other histologic types of ovarian cancer is less clear, but potentially holds greater importance for prevention of disease incidence and mortality...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cimetidine use and risk of prostate and breast cancer
    M A Rossing
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 9:319-23. 2000
    ..9). Our results suggest that use of cimetidine does not influence risk of female breast cancer. Further, these data provide little evidence to support the previously hypothesized preventive effect of cimetidine on risk of prostate cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Body size and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer (United States)
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 17:713-20. 2006
    ..In particular, we sought to characterize the independent relation of body weight at particular ages with risk...
  10. ncbi request reprint A case-control study of ovarian cancer in relation to infertility and the use of ovulation-inducing drugs
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:1070-8. 2004
    ..While the results of this study support the hypothesis that a subset of nulliparous women who experience infertility may be at increased risk of ovarian cancer, the reasons for this increase in risk remain unclear...
  11. ncbi request reprint Risk of epithelial ovarian cancer in relation to use of antidepressants, benzodiazepines, and other centrally acting medications
    Sascha Dublin
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:35-45. 2002
    ..An increased risk of ovarian cancer among users of antidepressants and benzodiazepines has been observed in some but not all prior studies. We examined these associations in a population-based case-control study...
  12. ncbi request reprint Ovarian cancer risk and polymorphisms involved in estrogen catabolism
    Sarah K Holt
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024 M4 C308, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 16:481-9. 2007
    ..No association of ovarian cancer risk was observed with any of the other polymorphisms examined, either alone or in combination...
  13. doi request reprint Analgesic drug use and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Charlotte G Hannibal
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98108 1024, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:1430-7. 2008
    ..However, they add to the weight of evidence that, in the aggregate, provides little support for the use of analgesic drugs as chemoprevention for this disease...
  14. pmc Polymorphism in the IL18 gene and epithelial ovarian cancer in non-Hispanic white women
    Rachel T Palmieri
    Department of Epidemiology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:3567-72. 2008
    ..This analysis shows the importance of consortia, like the OCAC, in either confirming or refuting the validity of putative findings in studies with smaller sample sizes. (Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2008;17(12):3567-72)...
  15. pmc No effect of aspirin on mammographic density in a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Anne McTiernan
    Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1524-30. 2009
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  16. pmc Characteristics related to the maternal intrauterine environment and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Mary Anne Rossing
    Program in Epidemiology, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98108 1024, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:411-5. 2008
    ..In a population-based study of 812 women ages 35-74 years with epithelial ovarian cancer diagnosed in Washington State from 2002 to 2005 and 1313 controls, we assessed the relation of such factors to disease risk...
  17. doi request reprint Coffee, tea, colas, and risk of epithelial ovarian cancer
    Yoon Ju Song
    Cancer Prevention Program, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 99109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:712-6. 2008
    ..Green tea, which is commonly consumed in countries with low ovarian cancer incidence, should be further investigated for its cancer prevention properties...
  18. ncbi request reprint Cholecystokinin C-45T polymorphism and smoking cessation in women
    Thanh G Ton
    Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Nicotine Tob Res 9:147-51. 2007
    ..Our results fail to support prior evidence of an association of the CCK C-45T polymorphism with the ability to quit smoking...
  19. pmc ESR1/SYNE1 polymorphism and invasive epithelial ovarian cancer risk: an Ovarian Cancer Association Consortium study
    Jennifer A Doherty
    Program in Epidemiology M4 C308, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, PO Box 19024, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:245-50. 2010
    ..These data provide suggestive evidence that the rs2295190 T allele, or another allele in linkage disequilibrium with it, may be associated with increased risk of invasive ovarian cancer...
  20. ncbi request reprint Association between late age at infectious mononucleosis, Epstein-Barr virus antibodies, and ovarian cancer risk
    Alyson J Littman
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Scand J Infect Dis 35:728-35. 2003
    ..5-18.4) increased risk of ovarian cancer. Together, these two studies provide some support for the hypothesis that late age at primary infection with a common agent (conceivably, EBV) may play a role in the etiology of ovarian cancer...
  21. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and risk of Parkinson's disease
    Thanh G Ton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Mov Disord 21:964-9. 2006
    ..Our results provide only limited support for the hypothesis that use of aspirin may reduce the risk of this disease, and no indication of protection from other NSAIDs...
  22. pmc Use of nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs and risk of endometrial cancer
    Clara Bodelon
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1512-7. 2009
    ..73, 1.53). NSAID use was unrelated to risk of endometrial cancer in both obese and nonobese women. Results from this study suggest that the use of aspirin or other NSAIDs has little or no influence on the risk of endometrial cancer...
  23. ncbi request reprint Genetic factors in catechol estrogen metabolism in relation to the risk of endometrial cancer
    Jennifer A Doherty
    Program in Epidemiology, Division of Public Health Sciences, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, P O Box 19024 M4 C308, Seattle, WA 98109 1024, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:357-66. 2005
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  24. pmc Calcium channel blockers and beta-blockers in relation to Parkinson's disease
    Thanh G N Ton
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Box 357236, Seattle, WA 98195 7326, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 13:165-9. 2007
    ..The weakness of these associations and the absence of additional influence of dose or duration of use argue against any causal interpretation...
  25. doi request reprint Longitudinal study of recreational physical activity in breast cancer survivors
    Alyson J Littman
    Department of Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 4:119-27. 2010
    ..Few longitudinal studies have examined physical activity (PA) levels in breast cancer survivors and how those levels change following cancer diagnosis and treatment...
  26. pmc Breast cancer recurrence risk in relation to antidepressant use after diagnosis
    Jessica Chubak
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101 1448, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 112:123-32. 2008
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Research Grants14

  1. Steroid Hormone Genes and Ovarian Cancer Risk
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The proposed study, by expanding our knowledge of the role of progestogens, estrogens, and androgens in the development of ovarian cancer, will inform efforts to develop effective strategies to prevent this disease. ..
  2. Epidemiology of Ovarian Cancer:New Hypotheses
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  3. Use of Antidepressants and Risk of Breast Cancer
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..g., SSRIs or tricyclics), and individual drugs such as fluoxetine and paroxetine. Use of the pharmacy database will provide unbiased and complete exposure data relative to previous studies based on self-reported drug use. ..
  4. EPIDEMIOLOGY OF SMOKING CESSATION--GENETIC INFLUENCES
    MARY ROSSING; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In the future, such knowledge may allow the identification of subgroups of individuals who are most likely to benefit from particular pharmacologic interventions. ..
  5. Steroid Hormone Genes and Ovarian Cancer Risk
    Mary Anne Rossing; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed study, by expanding our knowledge of the role of progestogens, estrogens, and androgens in the development of ovarian cancer, will inform efforts to develop effective strategies to prevent this disease. ..