Kathleen M Fairfield

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamins for chronic disease prevention in adults: scientific review
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    JAMA 287:3116-26. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamins for chronic disease prevention in adults: clinical applications
    Robert H Fletcher
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 287:3127-9. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Obesity, weight gain, and ovarian cancer
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:288-96. 2002
  4. ncbi request reprint Aspirin, other NSAIDs, and ovarian cancer risk (United States)
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3rd Floor, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:535-42. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of oral contraceptive use, other contraceptive methods, and infertility with ovarian cancer risk
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:894-901. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of a computerized risk-appraisal instrument for cancer prevention education of medical students
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Cancer Educ 17:183-5. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of dietary lactose and ovarian cancer
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 110:271-7. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Colon cancer risk counseling by health-care providers: perceived barriers and response to an internet-based cancer risk appraisal instrument
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    J Cancer Educ 19:95-7. 2004

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi request reprint Vitamins for chronic disease prevention in adults: scientific review
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    JAMA 287:3116-26. 2002
    ..Although vitamin deficiency is encountered infrequently in developed countries, inadequate intake of several vitamins is associated with chronic disease...
  2. ncbi request reprint Vitamins for chronic disease prevention in adults: clinical applications
    Robert H Fletcher
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 287:3127-9. 2002
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Obesity, weight gain, and ovarian cancer
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 100:288-96. 2002
    ..To investigate how adipose tissue alters endogenous hormone levels and may affect events at the ovarian tissue level...
  4. ncbi request reprint Aspirin, other NSAIDs, and ovarian cancer risk (United States)
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 3rd Floor, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 13:535-42. 2002
    ..We sought to evaluate the association between ovarian cancer risk and use of aspirin and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatories...
  5. ncbi request reprint Association of oral contraceptive use, other contraceptive methods, and infertility with ovarian cancer risk
    Shelley S Tworoger
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 166:894-901. 2007
    ..Furthermore, tubal ligation, intrauterine device use, and infertility were associated with ovarian cancer risk...
  6. ncbi request reprint Use of a computerized risk-appraisal instrument for cancer prevention education of medical students
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Cancer Educ 17:183-5. 2002
    ..Interactive computer-based tools are increasingly used for patient and medical student instruction...
  7. ncbi request reprint A prospective study of dietary lactose and ovarian cancer
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Int J Cancer 110:271-7. 2004
    ..Our findings provide some support for the hypothesis that lactose intake increases risk of epithelial ovarian cancer. However, the observed excess risk appeared limited to the serous subtype of ovarian cancer in our study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Colon cancer risk counseling by health-care providers: perceived barriers and response to an internet-based cancer risk appraisal instrument
    Kathleen M Fairfield
    Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation, Maine Medical Center, Portland, ME 04102, USA
    J Cancer Educ 19:95-7. 2004
    ..Risk appraisal instruments may be helpful in reinforcing prevention messages, although little is known about physician acceptance of such instruments...