A L Frazier

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R59-64. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of adolescent cigar use with other high-risk behaviors
    A L Frazier
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E26. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of screening for colorectal cancer in the general population
    A L Frazier
    Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 284:1954-61. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:73-82. 2004
  5. pmc Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R59-64. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Activity, dietary intake, and weight changes in a longitudinal study of preadolescent and adolescent boys and girls
    C S Berkey
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 105:E56. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Overweight, weight concerns, and bulimic behaviors among girls and boys
    A E Field
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:754-60. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of overweight among adolescents who were breastfed as infants
    M W Gillman
    Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, 126 Brookline Ave, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 285:2461-7. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Family dinner and adolescent overweight
    Elsie M Taveras
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, 133 Brookline Avenue, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Obes Res 13:900-6. 2005
  10. pmc Breast-feeding and overweight in adolescence: within-family analysis [corrected]
    Matthew W Gillman
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 17:112-4. 2006

Research Grants

  1. Predictors of Menarche
    Lindsay Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R59-64. 2003
    ..Early life exposures, including diet, have been implicated in the etiology of breast cancer...
  2. ncbi request reprint Association of adolescent cigar use with other high-risk behaviors
    A L Frazier
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 106:E26. 2000
    ..To describe the association of cigar use with use of cigarettes, smokeless tobacco, and alcohol among adolescents; and to examine the association of self-esteem, physical activity, and use of tobacco promotional items with cigar use...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness of screening for colorectal cancer in the general population
    A L Frazier
    Channing Laboratory, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    JAMA 284:1954-61. 2000
    ..A recent expert panel recommended that persons at average risk of colorectal cancer (CRC) begin screening for CRC at age 50 years using 1 of several strategies. However, many aspects of different CRC screening strategies remain uncertain...
  4. ncbi request reprint Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:73-82. 2004
    ..To investigate the components of adolescent diet that may influence risk of breast cancer as an adult...
  5. pmc Adolescent diet and risk of breast cancer
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Division of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 5:R59-64. 2003
    ..Early life exposures, including diet, have been implicated in the etiology of breast cancer...
  6. ncbi request reprint Activity, dietary intake, and weight changes in a longitudinal study of preadolescent and adolescent boys and girls
    C S Berkey
    Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 105:E56. 2000
    ..To examine the role of physical activity, inactivity, and dietary patterns on annual weight changes among preadolescents and adolescents, taking growth and development into account...
  7. ncbi request reprint Overweight, weight concerns, and bulimic behaviors among girls and boys
    A E Field
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 38:754-60. 1999
    ..To assess the prevalence rates and correlates of overweight, concern with weight, and bulimic behaviors...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of overweight among adolescents who were breastfed as infants
    M W Gillman
    Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, 126 Brookline Ave, Suite 200, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    JAMA 285:2461-7. 2001
    ..Physiological and behavioral mechanisms and preliminary epidemiologic data suggest that breastfeeding could lower the risk of subsequent obesity in adolescence...
  9. ncbi request reprint Family dinner and adolescent overweight
    Elsie M Taveras
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, 133 Brookline Avenue, Sixth Floor, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Obes Res 13:900-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine both cross-sectional and longitudinal associations between frequency of family dinner and overweight status in a large sample of 9- to 14-year-old children...
  10. pmc Breast-feeding and overweight in adolescence: within-family analysis [corrected]
    Matthew W Gillman
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, 133 Brookline Ave, 6th Floor, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Epidemiology 17:112-4. 2006
    ..These associations may be confounded by sociocultural determinants of both breast-feeding and obesity. We addressed this possibility by assessing the association of breast-feeding duration with adolescent obesity within sibling sets...
  11. ncbi request reprint Household smoking restrictions and adolescent smoking
    Laurie B Fisher
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Health Promot 22:15-21. 2007
    ..To examine the association between household smoking restrictions and adolescent smoking, controlling for parental smoking, peer smoking, and tobacco marketing...
  12. ncbi request reprint Application of the adult international germ cell classification system to pediatric malignant non-seminomatous germ cell tumors: a report from the Children's Oncology Group
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 50:746-51. 2008
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  13. doi request reprint Child abuse and smoking among young women: the importance of severity, accumulation, and timing
    Hee Jin Jun
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:55-63. 2008
    ..We examined the association between severity, accumulation, and timing of abuse in childhood and adolescence and smoking status among young women...
  14. pmc Dairy consumption and female height growth: prospective cohort study
    Catherine S Berkey
    Department of Medicine, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:1881-7. 2009
    ..Because of its nutrients and anabolic hormones, cow's milk may promote height growth, which in turn has been related to breast cancer risk. We prospectively investigated associations between dairy intakes and height growth...
  15. doi request reprint Decision analysis to compare treatment strategies for Stage I/favorable histology Wilms tumor
    A Lindsay Frazier
    Department of Pediatric Oncology, Dana Farber Children s Hospital Cancer Care, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 54:879-84. 2010
    ..Decision analysis was used to clarify differences in survival and complication rates comparing surgery alone versus surgery plus chemotherapy for Stage I, favorable histology Wilms tumor patients...
  16. pmc Dietary intake of vitamin D during adolescence and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Kassandra L Munger
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Bldg 2, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Neurol 258:479-85. 2011
    ..11), whereas intake of whole milk, an important source of dietary vitamin D, was associated with an increased risk. The possibility of opposite effects of vitamin D and milk intake on MS risk should be considered in future studies...
  17. pmc Prospective study of adolescent alcohol consumption and risk of benign breast disease in young women
    Catherine S Berkey
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Pediatrics 125:e1081-7. 2010
    ..To investigate prospectively, using alcoholic beverage consumption data collected in real time, the association between adolescent drinking and risk of biopsy-confirmed benign breast disease (BBD) in young women...
  18. pmc Sexual orientation and drug use in a longitudinal cohort study of U.S. adolescents
    Heather L Corliss
    Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Addict Behav 35:517-21. 2010
    ..Such information is essential for developing interventions that are critically needed to reduce drug use in this population. Efforts need to begin early because large sexual orientation disparities in drug use are evident by adolescence...
  19. doi request reprint Prospective study of growth and development in older girls and risk of benign breast disease in young women
    Catherine S Berkey
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer 117:1612-20. 2011
    ..The authors prospectively evaluated these childhood/adolescent characteristics and BBD risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint High school dietary dairy intake and teenage acne
    Clement A Adebamowo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 52:207-14. 2005
    ..We examined data from the Nurses Health Study II to retrospectively evaluate whether intakes of dairy foods during high school were associated with physician-diagnosed severe teenage acne...
  21. ncbi request reprint Smoking, getting drunk, and engaging in bulimic behaviors: in which order are the behaviors adopted?
    Alison E Field
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:846-53. 2002
    ..To assess the relation between beginning to binge-eat or purge, beginning to smoke, and getting drunk for the first time...
  22. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and tobacco use in a cohort study of US adolescent girls and boys
    S Bryn Austin
    Division of Adolescent and Young Adult Medicine, Children s Hospital, Channing Laboratory, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:317-22. 2004
    ..To examine sexual-orientation group disparities in tobacco use in adolescent girls and boys...
  23. ncbi request reprint The influence of wanting to look like media figures on adolescent physical activity
    Elsie M Taveras
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:41-50. 2004
    ..To examine the association of adolescents' wanting to look like figures in the media with physical activity levels...
  24. pmc Adult recall of adolescent diet: reproducibility and comparison with maternal reporting
    Sonia S Maruti
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston 02215, MA, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:89-97. 2005
    ..30 (range, 0.10-0.61). While further studies are warranted, these findings imply that this food frequency questionnaire provides a reasonable record of adolescent diet...
  25. pmc Maternal gestational weight gain and offspring weight in adolescence
    Emily Oken
    Obesity Prevention Program, Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:999-1006. 2008
    ..To study associations of maternal gestational weight gain with offspring weight status in adolescence...
  26. ncbi request reprint Use of sunscreen, sunburning rates, and tanning bed use among more than 10 000 US children and adolescents
    Alan C Geller
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Cancer Prevention and Control Center, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 109:1009-14. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Comparing physical activity questionnaires for youth: seasonal vs annual format
    S L Rifas-Shiman
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:282-5. 2001
    ....
  28. doi request reprint Predicting sexual initiation in a prospective cohort study of adolescents
    Susan H Gray
    Department of Pediatrics, Boston Medical Center, 850 Harrison Ave, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 162:55-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether a new scale measuring beliefs about postponing sexual initiation (PSI) predicts sexual initiation and whether the association between PSI and sexual initiation is mediated by intention to initiate sexual intercourse...
  29. pmc Milk consumption and the prepubertal somatotropic axis
    Janet W Rich-Edwards
    Connors Center for Women s Health and Gender Biology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    Nutr J 6:28. 2007
    ..We conducted pilot studies in Mongolia and Massachusetts to test the extent to which milk intake raised somatotropic hormone concentrations in prepubertal children...
  30. ncbi request reprint State tobacco excise taxes and adolescent smoking behaviors in the United States
    Carey Conley Thomson
    Pulmonary and Critical Care Unit, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    J Public Health Manag Pract 10:490-6. 2004
    ..These results support the inclusion of tobacco taxes in state tobacco control programs...
  31. pmc Longitudinal relationship between television viewing and leisure-time physical activity during adolescence
    Elsie M Taveras
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School and Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Pediatrics 119:e314-9. 2007
    ..The goal was to examine the longitudinal associations of changes in television viewing and other sources of sedentary behavior with changes in leisure-time moderate/vigorous physical activity in adolescence...
  32. pmc A role for Lin28 in primordial germ-cell development and germ-cell malignancy
    Jason A West
    Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, Children s Hospital Boston and the Dana Farber Cancer Institute, MA 02115, USA
    Nature 460:909-13. 2009
    ....
  33. ncbi request reprint Sun protection practices among offspring of women with personal or family history of skin cancer
    Alan C Geller
    Department of Dermatology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 117:e688-94. 2006
    ..Family history of skin cancer is an important determinant of skin cancer risk for offspring. No previous study of the effect of personal or family history of skin cancer on the sun protection behaviors of the offspring has been published...
  34. ncbi request reprint Prognostic factors in children with extragonadal malignant germ cell tumors: a pediatric intergroup study
    Neyssa Marina
    Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94304 1812, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2544-8. 2006
    ..To investigate prognostic factors for pediatric extragonadal malignant germ cell tumors (PEMGCT)...
  35. doi request reprint Patterns and determinants of physical activity in U.S. adolescents
    Jessica A Kahn
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:369-77. 2008
    ..S. adolescents and to assess the effect of multiple individual, parental, and environmental factors on initial level and rates of change in adolescent physical activity...
  36. ncbi request reprint Development of a scale to measure adolescents' beliefs and attitudes about postponing sexual initiation
    Jessica A Kahn
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    J Adolesc Health 35:425.e1-10. 2004
    ..To develop a scale to measure adolescent beliefs and attitudes about postponing sexual initiation (PSI)...
  37. ncbi request reprint Amifostine does not protect against the ototoxicity of high-dose cisplatin combined with etoposide and bleomycin in pediatric germ-cell tumors: a Children's Oncology Group study
    Neyssa Marina
    Department of Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA 94304, USA
    Cancer 104:841-7. 2005
    ..Amifostine appears to protect against toxicity. The authors combined amifostine with HDPEB and evaluated the efficacy and toxicity, specifically whether ototoxicity decreased...

Research Grants1

  1. Predictors of Menarche
    Lindsay Frazier; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Understanding the predictors of menarche will help to develop a public health approach to the issue of early pubertal development. ..