Lucile L Adams-Campbell
Affiliation: Georgetown University
- A six-month crossover chemoprevention clinical trial of tea in smokers and non-smokers: methodological issues in a feasibility studyChiranjeev Dash
Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
BMC Complement Altern Med 12:96. 2012..Chemoprevention crossover trials of tea can be more efficient than parallel designs but the attrition and compliance rates with such trials are unknown...
- Low incidence of new biochemical and clinical hypogonadism following hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy (SBRT) monotherapy for low- to intermediate-risk prostate cancerEric K Oermann
Department of Radiation Medicine, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC, USA
J Hematol Oncol 4:12. 2011..We report on our early experience with CyberKnife SBRT for low- to intermediate-risk prostate cancer patients and assess the rate of inducing biochemical and clinical hypogonadism...
- Breast cancer risk assessments comparing Gail and CARE models in African-American womenLucile L Adams-Campbell
Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
Breast J 15:S72-5. 2009..Furthermore, these findings will be complemented by new technologies such as genomics in refining our ability to assess risk...
- Colonoscopy utilization in the Black Women's Health StudyLucile L Adams-Campbell
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 102:237-42. 2010..Higher level of education was also associated with colonoscopy screening. Concurrent promotion of cancer screenings, ie, mammography and colonoscopy, may be a good approach to increasing colonoscopy utilization among women...
- Impact of perceived racial discrimination on health screening in black womenCharles P Mouton
Department of Community and Family Medicine, Howard Univ College of Medicine, 520 W Street, N W, Washington, DC 20059, USA
J Health Care Poor Underserved 21:287-300. 2010..In conclusion, perceived everyday and major discrimination is associated with poorer utilization of Pap smears for cervical cancer screening among Black women...
- Cholesterol, lipoproteins, and breast cancer risk in African American womenAdana A Llanos
Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
Ethn Dis 22:281-7. 2012..Lipid levels, including high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C), low-density lipoprotein cholesterol (LDL-C), and triglycerides, have been reported to be associated with breast cancer risk...
- CES-D four-factor structure is confirmed, but not invariant, in a large cohort of African American womenCarla D Williams
Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
Psychiatry Res 150:173-80. 2007..However, correlations among the other factors were weaker among older women. We conclude that four-factor structure of the CES-D is supported for African American women, but the relationships among the factors vary with age...
- Use of multivitamins, folic acid and herbal supplements among breast cancer survivors: the black women's health studyMireille Bright-Gbebry
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University, 3970 Reservoir Road, NW, Research Building, E501, Washington, DC 20057, USA
BMC Complement Altern Med 11:30. 2011..Thus, we sought to determine the prevalence of multivitamins, folic acid and herbal supplement usage in African American breast cancer survivors, and to compare the characteristics of users and nonusers...
- The effect of a supervised exercise trial on exercise adherence among African American Men: a pilot studyTeletia R Taylor
Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 103:488-91. 2011..The objective of this pilot study was to determine the effect of a supervised short-term exercise trial on exercise adherence in a sample of African American males...
- Dietary patterns and the risk of colorectal adenomas: the Black Women's Health StudyKepher H Makambi
Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:818-25. 2011..We examined data from the Black Women's Health Study to determine whether dietary patterns are associated with the risk of developing colorectal adenomas...
- Diagnostic accuracy of the Gail model in the Black Women's Health StudyLucile L Adams-Campbell
Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC 20060, USA
Breast J 13:332-6. 2007..More importantly, the modified Gail Model (GM-B) does a worse job at predicting the development of breast cancer for blacks than the original model (GM)...
- Racial discrimination and breast cancer incidence in US Black women: the Black Women's Health StudyTeletia R Taylor
Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control, and Population Sciences, College of Medicine, Howard University, Washington, DC 20060, USA
Am J Epidemiol 166:46-54. 2007..These findings suggest that perceived experiences of racism are associated with increased incidence of breast cancer among US Black women, particularly younger women...
- Legume intake and reduced colorectal adenoma risk in African-AmericansTanya Agurs-Collins
Department of Medicine, Howard University College of Medicine and Nutrition Epidemiologist, Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
J Natl Black Nurses Assoc 17:6-12. 2006..Nurses working with African-Americans should encourage consumption of these foods to decrease this risk...
- Enrollment of African Americans onto clinical treatment trials: study design barriersLucile L Adams-Campbell
Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Sciences, Howard University College of Medicine2041 Georgia Ave NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
J Clin Oncol 22:730-4. 2004..Our intent is to determine the rate-limiting factors associated with enrolling African Americans onto clinical trials at a historically black medical institution...
- Validation of physical activity instruments: Black Women's Health StudyPamela L Carter-Nolan
Howard University Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control and and Population Sciences, Washington, DC 20060, USA
Ethn Dis 16:943-7. 2006....
- Radical prostatectomy and quality of life among African AmericansFlora A Ukoli
Howard University Cancer Center, Division of Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Research, Washington, DC, USA
Ethn Dis 16:988-93. 2006..8%). These data present patient perception of adverse quality of life outcomes after prostatectomy and underscore the importance of considering both their short- and long-term expectations of treatment options...
- Breast cancer survival in African American women: is alcohol consumption a prognostic indicator?Paige A Green McDonald
Division of Cancer Prevention, Control and Population Sciences, Howard University Cancer Center, Washington, DC, USA
Cancer Causes Control 13:543-9. 2002..Factors associated with poorer survival in this group are not fully elucidated. This analysis examined the influence of alcohol consumption on breast cancer survival in African American women accrued to a hospital-based study...
- Associations of physical activity with quality of life and functional ability in breast cancer patients during active adjuvant treatment: the Pathways StudyJeanne S Mandelblatt
Cancer Control Program, Lombardi Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3300 Whitehaven St NW, Ste 4100, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
Breast Cancer Res Treat 129:521-9. 2011..If confirmed in longitudinal analyses, these differences may have implications for disparities research...
- gamma-Radiation-induced chromosomal mutagen sensitivity is associated with breast cancer risk in African-American women: caffeine modulates the outcome of mutagen sensitivity assayThanemozhi G Natarajan
Medicine and Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, Northwest, LL S Level, Room 150, Box 571465, Washington, DC 20057 1465, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:437-42. 2006..The use of caffeine did not enhance the predictivity of MSA, but the correlation with non-caffeine cultures in controls indicates that the MSA phenotype is due to both DNA repair and G(2) arrest capacity...
- Knowledge and willingness to provide research biospecimens among foreign-born latinos using safety-net clinicsChristopher A Loffredo
Cancer Prevention and Control Program, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Medical Center, 3800 Reservoir Road, Washington, DC 20057, USA
J Community Health 38:652-9. 2013..Our results suggest that interventions to increase willingness to provide bio-specimens could leverage trusted clinics or social networks and should consider individuals' education and socio-cultural perspectives. ..
- An assessment of the CES-D scale factor structure in black women: The Black Women's Health StudyKepher H Makambi
Howard University Cancer Center, 2041 Georgia Avenue, NW, Washington, DC 20060, USA
Psychiatry Res 168:163-70. 2009..We concluded that the CES-D scale is appropriate for use in black women regardless of their cancer status...
- Survival benefit from calcium channel blockers in elderly blacks following acute myocardial infarctionDeborah Williams
Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC, USA
Ethn Dis 12:229-33. 2002..We proposed that elderly African Americans would receive survival benefits from the blood pressure lowering effects of CCBs...
- Correlates of depressive symptomatology in African-American breast cancer patientsVanessa B Sheppard
Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, 3300 Whitehaven St, NW Suite 4100, Washington, DC, 20007, USA
J Cancer Surviv 7:292-9. 2013....
- Low incidence of fatigue after hypofractionated stereotactic body radiation therapy for localized prostate cancerChiranjeev Dash
Department of Oncology, Lombardi Comprehensive Cancer Center, Georgetown University Washington, DC, USA
Front Oncol 2:142. 2012..These results also suggest post-SBRT fatigue to be a more frequent complication in African-Americans than Caucasians...
- Progression of coronary calcification in healthy postmenopausal womenJudith Hsia
Department of Medicine, The George Washington University, Washington, DC 20037, USA
BMC Cardiovasc Disord 4:21. 2004..This study prospectively evaluated rates and determinants of progression of coronary artery calcium score in a group of healthy postmenopausal women...
- Coronary artery calcification in black women and white womenCharanjit Khurana
Division of Cardiology, The George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA
Am Heart J 145:724-9. 2003..This prospective cohort study compares coronary calcification, assessed by computed tomography, in postmenopausal black women and white women...