M D Holmes

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Aspirin intake and breast cancer survival - a nation-wide study using prospectively recorded data in Sweden
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, US
    BMC Cancer 14:391. 2014
  2. pmc Non-communicable diseases in sub-saharan Africa: the case for cohort studies
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 7:e1000244. 2010
  3. pmc Beta blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors' purported benefit on breast cancer survival may be explained by aspirin use
    Michelle D Holmes
    the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:507-13. 2013
  4. pmc Physical activity and breast cancer survival
    Adeyemi A Ogunleye
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:106. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle correlates of plasma insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 concentrations
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:862-7. 2002
  6. pmc Does diet affect breast cancer risk?
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 6:170-8. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of a food frequency questionnaire measurement of selected nutrients using biological markers in African-American men
    M D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1328-36. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2672-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 293:2479-86. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary carbohydrates, fiber, and breast cancer risk
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:732-9. 2004

Research Grants

  1. Vitamin D Intake and Breast Cancer Survival
    Michelle Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2005

Detail Information

Publications55

  1. ncbi request reprint Aspirin intake and breast cancer survival - a nation-wide study using prospectively recorded data in Sweden
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Division of Network Medicine, 181 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, US
    BMC Cancer 14:391. 2014
    ..Aspirin (ASA) use has been associated with improved breast cancer survival in several prospective studies...
  2. pmc Non-communicable diseases in sub-saharan Africa: the case for cohort studies
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America
    PLoS Med 7:e1000244. 2010
    ..Michelle Holmes and colleagues argue that there is an urgent need for longitudinal cohorts based in sub-Saharan Africa to address the growing burden of noncommunicable diseases in the region...
  3. pmc Beta blockers and angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors' purported benefit on breast cancer survival may be explained by aspirin use
    Michelle D Holmes
    the Channing Division of Network Medicine, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 139:507-13. 2013
    ..The strong protective association with aspirin use confounds the associations with these other drugs and underscores the importance of considering aspirin use in analyses of breast cancer survival...
  4. pmc Physical activity and breast cancer survival
    Adeyemi A Ogunleye
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 11:106. 2009
    ..Randomized trials are ongoing but trials of lifestyle factors are notoriously challenging to perform. Women with breast cancer have little to lose and may possibly gain from moderate exercise...
  5. ncbi request reprint Lifestyle correlates of plasma insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 concentrations
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:862-7. 2002
    ..This is the first report of an inverse association of circulating IGF-I levels with parity. This association may represent one mechanism by which parity exerts its protective effect on some cancers...
  6. pmc Does diet affect breast cancer risk?
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 6:170-8. 2004
    ..Nevertheless, available evidence is strong that breast cancer risk can be reduced by avoiding weight gain during adult years, and by limiting alcohol consumption...
  7. ncbi request reprint Validation of a food frequency questionnaire measurement of selected nutrients using biological markers in African-American men
    M D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Eur J Clin Nutr 61:1328-36. 2007
    ..To validate selected nutrients assessed by the food frequency questionnaire (FFQ) used in the Harvard cohort studies in an African-American group...
  8. ncbi request reprint Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 120:2672-7. 2007
    ..We conclude that a history of smoking increased mortality following diagnosis with breast cancer, but did not increase mortality from breast cancer...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    JAMA 293:2479-86. 2005
    ..Physical activity has been shown to decrease the incidence of breast cancer, but the effect on recurrence or survival after a breast cancer diagnosis is not known...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dietary carbohydrates, fiber, and breast cancer risk
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:732-9. 2004
    ..This study also confirmed the lack of an overall association between intake of fiber and fiber types and breast cancer risk observed in other prospective studies...
  11. pmc Physical activity's impact on the association of fat and fiber intake with survival after breast cancer
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:1250-6. 2009
    ..40), P = 0.59. Results of simple models adjusted additionally for physical activity were similar to those for full multivariate models. Results show that physical activity strongly confounds the association between diet and survival...
  12. pmc Aspirin intake and survival after breast cancer
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 28:1467-72. 2010
    ..Animal and in vitro studies suggest that aspirin may inhibit breast cancer metastasis. We studied whether aspirin use among women with breast cancer decreased their risk of death from breast cancer...
  13. ncbi request reprint Meat, fish and egg intake and risk of breast cancer
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 104:221-7. 2003
    ..89 (0.79-1.00) for all meat. Results did not differ by menopausal status or family history of breast cancer. We found no evidence that intake of meat or fish during mid-life and later was associated with risk of breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Dietary correlates of plasma insulin-like growth factor I and insulin-like growth factor binding protein 3 concentrations
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:852-61. 2002
    ..We conclude that higher energy, protein, and milk intakes were associated with higher levels of IGF-I. These associations raise the possibility that diet could affect cancer risk through influencing IGF-I level...
  15. pmc COX-2 expression predicts worse breast cancer prognosis and does not modify the association with aspirin
    Michelle D Holmes
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 130:657-62. 2011
    ..The survival benefit associated with aspirin use did not differ by COX-2 status. COX-2 breast cancer expression is associated with worse prognosis. If aspirin truly impacts breast cancer survival, then it is not solely via COX-2...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat, fat subtypes, and breast cancer risk: lack of an association among postmenopausal women with no history of benign breast disease
    Celia Byrne
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 11:261-5. 2002
    ..We found no increase in the rate of breast cancer with greater intake of dietary fat and fat subtypes among postmenopausal women without a history of BBD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and survival after colorectal cancer diagnosis
    Jeffrey A Meyerhardt
    Division of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:3527-34. 2006
    ..Physically active individuals have a lower risk of developing colorectal cancer but the influence of exercise on cancer survival is unknown...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dietary glycemic load assessed by food-frequency questionnaire in relation to plasma high-density-lipoprotein cholesterol and fasting plasma triacylglycerols in postmenopausal women
    S Liu
    Division of Preventive Medicine and the Channing Laboratory, The Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 73:560-6. 2001
    ..In epidemiologic studies, dietary glycemic load (GL) is positively associated with risk of coronary artery disease and type 2 diabetes...
  19. pmc Choline and betaine intake and risk of breast cancer among post-menopausal women
    E Cho
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Br J Cancer 102:489-94. 2010
    ..No prospective study among post-menopausal women has examined choline and betaine intakes in relation to breast cancer risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Milk consumption and acne in adolescent girls
    Clement A Adebamowo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    Dermatol Online J 12:1. 2006
    ..We found a positive association between intake of milk and acne. This finding supports earlier studies and suggests that the metabolic effects of milk are sufficient to elicit biological responses in consumers...
  21. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and the risk of postmenopausal breast cancer
    Teresa T Fung
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 116:116-21. 2005
    ..However, a Western-type diet may elevate risk of breast cancer among smokers, and a prudent diet may protect against estrogen receptive-negative tumors...
  22. ncbi request reprint Electric blanket use and breast cancer in the Nurses' Health Study
    F Laden
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 152:41-9. 2000
    ..While 95% confidence intervals for these estimates did not exclude small risks, overall, results did not support an association between breast cancer risk and exposure to EMFs from electric blankets...
  23. ncbi request reprint Advancing public health genomics in Africa through prospective cohort studies
    S Dalal
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 64:585-6. 2010
    ..Combining powerful genomic tools with epidemiology through large cohort studies could dramatically advance public health in Africa...
  24. ncbi request reprint Dietary fat and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer in a 20-year follow-up
    Esther H J Kim
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 164:990-7. 2006
    ..These results suggest a reduction in breast cancer risk for women with insulin resistance syndrome who consume high-fat diets and no association between specific sources of fat during midlife and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dietary flavonols and flavonol-rich foods intake and the risk of breast cancer
    Clement A Adebamowo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 114:628-33. 2005
    ..76 (0.57, 1.00; p-value for test of trend=0.03). While we found no overall association between intake of flavonols and risk of breast cancer, there was an inverse association with intake of beans or lentils that merits further evaluation...
  26. ncbi request reprint Diet and breast cancer
    Eleni Linos
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Oncol Rep 9:31-41. 2007
    ..Diet during early life may play a substantial role in later cancer risk, but data are limited. In addition, physical activity and the prevention of weight gain can improve survival after a breast cancer diagnosis...
  27. pmc Meat mutagens and breast cancer in postmenopausal women--a cohort analysis
    Kana Wu
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 665 Huntington Avenue, Building 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1301-10. 2010
    ..Mutagenic compounds produced when meats are cooked at high temperatures have been hypothesized to increase risk of breast cancer...
  28. ncbi request reprint Plasma folate, vitamin B6, vitamin B12, homocysteine, and risk of breast cancer
    Shumin M Zhang
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Division of Preventive Medicine, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:373-80. 2003
    ..However, data relating plasma folate levels to breast cancer risk are sparse. We investigated the association between plasma folate and other vitamins with breast cancer in a prospective, nested case-control study...
  29. ncbi request reprint Coffee, tea, caffeine and risk of breast cancer: a 22-year follow-up
    Davaasambuu Ganmaa
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Int J Cancer 122:2071-6. 2008
    ..However, our results suggested a weak inverse association between caffeine-containing beverages and risk of postmenopausal breast cancer...
  30. doi request reprint Milk consumption and acne in teenaged boys
    Clement A Adebamowo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:787-93. 2008
    ..We sought to examine the association between dietary dairy intake and teenaged acne among boys...
  31. ncbi request reprint Caregiving stress, endogenous sex steroid hormone levels, and breast cancer incidence
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 159:1019-27. 2004
    ..7.46 pg/ml (95% confidence interval: 6.36, 8.76)) and bioavailable estradiol (geometric mean, 1.86 pg/ml vs. 1.35 pg/ml (95% confidence interval: 1.00, 1.82)). Stress from caregiving did not appear to increase breast cancer risk...
  32. ncbi request reprint Functional impact of breast cancer by age at diagnosis
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 22:1849-56. 2004
    ..To explore changes in physical and psychosocial function before and after breast cancer by age at diagnosis...
  33. pmc Dietary correlates of urinary 6-sulfatoxymelatonin concentrations in the Nurses' Health Study cohorts
    Eva S Schernhammer
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:975-85. 2009
    ..Although melatonin is a direct derivative of the essential amino acid tryptophan, little is known about the relation of diet with melatonin concentrations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Correlates of use of different types of complementary and alternative medicine by breast cancer survivors in the nurses' health study
    Catherine Buettner
    Division for Research and Education in Complementary and Integrative Medical Therapies, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215 3325, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 100:219-27. 2006
    ..Among breast cancer survivors, we identified the prevalence and correlates of use of different types of complementary and alternative medicine (CAM)...
  35. 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...
  36. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in premenopausal endogenous hormones
    Simone P Pinheiro
    Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 14:2147-53. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to explore differences across racial groups and the link between endogenous hormones and breast cancer risk...
  37. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and prospective incidence of colorectal cancer in women
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 162:839-48. 2005
    ..04). Associations appeared stronger in overweight women. However, depressive symptoms were unrelated to risk of colorectal adenomas. Associations are consistent with a possible role in late promotion of the disease...
  38. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and the risk of breast cancer
    Clement A Adebamowo
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 15:789-95. 2005
    ..We examined data from the Nurses Health Study II to evaluate the association between major dietary patterns and the risk of breast cancer among pre-menopausal women...
  39. ncbi request reprint Assessment of a dietary questionnaire in cancer patients receiving cytotoxic chemotherapy
    Jeffrey A Meyerhardt
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:8453-60. 2005
    ..Although several comprehensive dietary questionnaires have been validated and calibrated in healthy populations, similar studies have not been performed among cancer patients...
  40. ncbi request reprint Weight, weight gain, and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Ave, 3rd Floor, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:1370-8. 2005
    ..To determine whether weight prior to diagnosis and weight gain after diagnosis are predictive of breast cancer survival...
  41. pmc Physical activity and risk of breast cancer among postmenopausal women
    A Heather Eliassen
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:1758-64. 2010
    ..Although greater activity has been related to lower postmenopausal breast cancer risk, important details remain unclear, including type, intensity, and timing of activity and whether the association varies by subgroups...
  42. ncbi request reprint Unopposed estrogen therapy and the risk of invasive breast cancer
    Wendy Y Chen
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 181 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1027-32. 2006
    ..We sought to assess the relationship between longer-term use of unopposed estrogen and the risk of invasive breast cancer over an extended follow-up period...
  43. pmc White rice, brown rice, and risk of type 2 diabetes in US men and women
    Qi Sun
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 170:961-9. 2010
    ..We examined white and brown rice consumption in relation to type 2 diabetes risk prospectively in the Health Professionals Follow-up Study and the Nurses' Health Study I and II...
  44. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for breast cancer according to estrogen and progesterone receptor status
    Graham A Colditz
    Cancer Epidemiology Program, Dana Farber Harvard Cancer Center, and Channing Laboratory, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115 5899, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:218-28. 2004
    ..To address this issue, we conducted a prospective evaluation of risk factors for breast cancer classified according to receptor status...
  45. ncbi request reprint Intake of dairy products, calcium, and vitamin d and risk of breast cancer
    Myung Hee Shin
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1301-11. 2002
    ..We examined data from a large, long-term cohort study to evaluate whether high intake of dairy products, calcium, or vitamin D is associated with reduced risk of breast cancer...
  46. ncbi request reprint Diet quality is associated with the risk of estrogen receptor-negative breast cancer in postmenopausal women
    Teresa T Fung
    Department of Nutrition, Simmons College, Boston, MA, USA
    J Nutr 136:466-72. 2006
    ..01) with the vegetable component of the scores. We conclude that women who scored high in AHEI, RFS, and aMed had a lower risk of ER- breast cancer. The HEI and DQI-R appeared to be of limited value in predicting breast cancer risk...
  47. ncbi request reprint Association of hormone replacement therapy to estrogen and progesterone receptor status in invasive breast carcinoma
    Wendy Y Chen
    Department of Medical Oncology, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Cancer 101:1490-500. 2004
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Prospective changes in quality of life after ductal carcinoma-in-situ: results from the Nurses' Health Study
    Larissa Nekhlyudov
    Department of Ambulatory Care and Prevention, Harvard Medical School Harvard Pilgrim Health Care, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:2822-7. 2006
    ..However, uncertainties exist about its prognosis, optimal treatment, and effect on women's health-related quality-of-life (HRQoL). Our study assessed the prospective changes in HRQoL in women diagnosed with DCIS...
  49. ncbi request reprint Disparities across the breast cancer continuum
    Judyann Bigby
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 1620 Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02120, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 16:35-44. 2005
    ..We performed a structured review of the literature to identify areas of greater and lesser knowledge of the nature of disparities across the breast cancer continuum from risk and prevention to treatment and mortality...
  50. ncbi request reprint Plasma 25-hydroxyvitamin D levels and risk of incident hypertension
    John P Forman
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Hypertension 49:1063-9. 2007
    ..31 (95% CI: 2.03 to 2.63) in men and 1.57 (95% CI: 1.44 to 1.72) in women. Plasma 25(OH)D levels are inversely associated with risk of incident hypertension...
  51. ncbi request reprint Dietary patterns and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Candyce H Kroenke
    University of California, Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:9295-303. 2005
    ..There is little prior study of major dietary patterns and breast cancer survival...
  52. ncbi request reprint Prostate cancer mortality in Connecticut, Iowa and New Mexico African American men
    Luis G Escobedo
    Public Health Division, New Mexico Department of Health, 1170 North Solano, Suite L, Las Cruces, NM 88001, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 28:375-80. 2004
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Social networks, social support, and survival after breast cancer diagnosis
    Candyce H Kroenke
    Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars, University of California, San Francisco, Center for Health and Community, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    J Clin Oncol 24:1105-11. 2006
    ..We prospectively examined social ties and survival after breast cancer diagnosis...
  54. ncbi request reprint Beyond treatment: lifestyle choices after breast cancer to enhance quality of life and survival
    Michelle D Holmes
    Womens Health Issues 14:11-3. 2004
  55. ncbi request reprint Social networks and health-related quality of life in breast cancer survivors: a prospective study
    Yvonne L Michael
    School of Community Health, College of Urban and Public Affairs, Portland State University, PO Box 751, OR 97207, USA
    J Psychosom Res 52:285-93. 2002
    ..To examine prospectively the influence of social networks on health-related quality of life (HRQoL) among breast cancer survivors...

Research Grants1

  1. Vitamin D Intake and Breast Cancer Survival
    Michelle Holmes; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..A polymorphism in VDR (FOK1) has been shown to influence breast cancer risk. We hypothesize that women homozygous for this polymorphism will have an increased risk of death from breast cancer. ..