Eilis J O'Reilly

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Premorbid body mass index and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:205-11. 2013
  2. pmc Plasma urate and Parkinson's disease in women
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:666-70. 2010
  3. pmc Smoking and Parkinson's disease: using parental smoking as a proxy to explore causality
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:678-82. 2009
  4. pmc Diethylstilbestrol exposure in utero and depression in women
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:876-82. 2010
  5. pmc Magnesium intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: results from five large cohort studies
    Elinor Fondell
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:356-61. 2013
  6. pmc Vitamin E intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of data from 5 prospective cohort studies
    Hao Wang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:595-602. 2011
  7. pmc Relation between clinical depression risk and physical activity and time spent watching television in older women: a 10-year prospective follow-up study
    Michel Lucas
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1017-27. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Alberto Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Building 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:104-10. 2005
  9. pmc Intakes of vitamin C and carotenoids and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: pooled results from 5 cohort studies
    Kathryn C Fitzgerald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:236-45. 2013
  10. pmc Smoking and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of 5 prospective cohorts
    Hao Wang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:207-13. 2011

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Publications26

  1. pmc Premorbid body mass index and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:205-11. 2013
    ..In conclusion, these findings support an association between lower premorbid BMI and ALS...
  2. pmc Plasma urate and Parkinson's disease in women
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:666-70. 2010
    ..Unlike in men, these findings do not support the hypothesis that urate is strongly associated with lower rates of Parkinson's disease among women...
  3. pmc Smoking and Parkinson's disease: using parental smoking as a proxy to explore causality
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Epidemiology and Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:678-82. 2009
    ..If the inverse association between smoking and Parkinson's disease were due to confounding by an environmental factor or were the result of reverse causation, it is unlikely that parental smoking would predict Parkinson's disease...
  4. pmc Diethylstilbestrol exposure in utero and depression in women
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:876-82. 2010
    ..Further research should assess whether in utero exposure to bisphenol A has similar adverse effects...
  5. pmc Magnesium intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: results from five large cohort studies
    Elinor Fondell
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler Frontotemporal Degener 14:356-61. 2013
    ..This finding does not support a protective effect of magnesium intake on ALS risk. Further analyses should explore magnesium intake in combination with heavy metal exposure and genetic variants affecting magnesium absorption...
  6. pmc Vitamin E intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of data from 5 prospective cohort studies
    Hao Wang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 173:595-602. 2011
    ..002) but not in men (P-trend=0.71). In this large, pooled prospective study, long-term vitamin E supplement use was associated with lower ALS rates. A possible protective effect of vitamin E deserves further consideration...
  7. pmc Relation between clinical depression risk and physical activity and time spent watching television in older women: a 10-year prospective follow-up study
    Michel Lucas
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 174:1017-27. 2011
    ..13 (95% confidence interval: 1.00, 1.27; P(trend) = 0.01). Analyses simultaneously considering PA and television watching suggested that both contributed independently to depression risk...
  8. ncbi request reprint Vitamin E intake and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Alberto Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Building 2, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:104-10. 2005
    ..004). In contrast, no significant associations were found for use of vitamin C or multivitamins. These results suggest that vitamin E supplementation could have a role in ALS prevention...
  9. pmc Intakes of vitamin C and carotenoids and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: pooled results from 5 cohort studies
    Kathryn C Fitzgerald
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Ann Neurol 73:236-45. 2013
    ..Prior research has suggested the possible role of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). Prospective data examining dietary antioxidants such carotenoids and vitamin C are limited...
  10. pmc Smoking and risk of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: a pooled analysis of 5 prospective cohorts
    Hao Wang
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 665 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:207-13. 2011
    ..Cigarette smoking has been proposed as a risk factor for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), but epidemiological studies supporting this hypothesis have been small and mostly retrospective...
  11. pmc Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis: results from five prospective cohort studies
    Elinor Fondell
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02155, USA
    Amyotroph Lateral Scler 13:573-9. 2012
    ..In conclusion, the results do not support an overall effect of NSAIDs on ALS risk, but because NSAIDs have heterogeneous effects, a role of individual compounds cannot be excluded...
  12. pmc Prospective study of restless legs syndrome and risk of depression in women
    Yanping Li
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 176:279-88. 2012
    ..Further prospective studies using refined approaches to ascertainment of RLS and depression are warranted...
  13. pmc Restless legs syndrome and Parkinson's disease in men
    Xiang Gao
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Mov Disord 25:2654-7. 2010
    ..In conclusion, men with RLS are more likely to have concurrent PD. Prospective studies are warranted to clarify the temporal relationship between RLS and PD...
  14. pmc Coffee, caffeine, and risk of depression among women
    Michel Lucas
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, and Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, 655 Huntington Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:1571-8. 2011
    ..However, studies that analyze prospectively the relationship between coffee or caffeine consumption and depression risk are scarce...
  15. pmc Restless legs syndrome and erectile dysfunction
    Xiang Gao
    Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, MA, USA
    Sleep 33:75-9. 2010
    ..Dopaminergic hypofunction in the central nervous system may contribute to restless legs syndrome (RLS) and erectile dysfunction (ED). We therefore examined whether men with RLS have higher prevalences of ED...
  16. doi request reprint Variations in gender ratios support the connection between smoking and Parkinson's disease
    Natalia Morozova
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Mov Disord 23:1414-9. 2008
    ..28; P = 0.0002) is comparable to the opposite trend observed for lung cancer, and supports an overall 74% reduction in risk of PD among smokers. Our results are consistent with the hypothesis that smoking reduces the risk of PD...
  17. doi request reprint Inflammatory dietary pattern and risk of depression among women
    Michel Lucas
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, MA 02115, USA Department of Social and Preventive Medicine, Laval University, Qu├ębec G1V 2M2, Canada Electronic address
    Brain Behav Immun 36:46-53. 2014
    ..Inflammation is considered as a mechanism leading to depression, but the association between inflammatory dietary pattern and depression risk is unknown...
  18. pmc Prospective study on long-term dietary patterns and incident depression in middle-aged and older women
    Patricia O Chocano-Bedoya
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 98:813-20. 2013
    ..Although individual nutrients have been investigated in relation to depression risk, little is known about the overall role of diet in depression...
  19. doi request reprint Maternal dietary fat intake in association with autism spectrum disorders
    Kristen Lyall
    Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Building II 3rd Floor, Boston MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 178:209-20. 2013
    ..Because the number of women with diet assessed during pregnancy was small, however, these results should be interpreted cautiously. ..
  20. ncbi request reprint Smokeless tobacco use and the risk of Parkinson's disease mortality
    Eilis J O'Reilly
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Mov Disord 20:1383-4. 2005
    ..In this cohort, smokeless tobacco use is inversely associated with PD mortality, with an age-adjusted risk of 0.22 (0.07-0.67) among current users compared to never users...
  21. pmc Cigarette smoking and completed suicide: results from 3 prospective cohorts of American adults
    Michel Lucas
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, 655 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:1053-8. 2013
    ..Prior reports have indicated a potential dose-response relationship between smoking and suicide. However, this relationship is controversial...
  22. pmc Dietary intake of n-3 and n-6 fatty acids and the risk of clinical depression in women: a 10-y prospective follow-up study
    Michel Lucas
    Departments of Nutrition and Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 93:1337-43. 2011
    ..The associations between different sources of dietary n-3 (omega-3) and n-6 (omega-6) fatty acids and the risk of depression have not been prospectively studied...
  23. ncbi request reprint Coffee consumption, gender, and Parkinson's disease mortality in the cancer prevention study II cohort: the modifying effects of estrogen
    Alberto Ascherio
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:977-84. 2004
    ..75, 2.30; p = 0.34) among users. These results suggest that caffeine reduces the risk of Parkinson's disease but that this hypothetical beneficial effect may be prevented by use of estrogen replacement therapy...
  24. pmc Polychlorinated biphenyls in prospectively collected serum and Parkinson's disease risk
    Marc G Weisskopf
    Department of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Mov Disord 27:1659-65. 2012
    ..34 (95% confidence interval, 0.13-0.90; P trend = .05). These results do not support an increased risk of PD from polychlorinated biphenyl exposure and instead suggest a possible protective effect of polychlorinated biphenyl exposure...
  25. pmc Epstein-Barr virus neutralizing antibody levels and risk of multiple sclerosis
    Kelly Claire Simon
    Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Mult Scler 18:1185-7. 2012
    ..2, 95% confidence interval [CI] 0.97-5.1). This association was attenuated after adjustment for anti-EBNA1 IgG Ab titers (RR = 1.4, 95% CI 0.5-3.5). This preliminary finding warrants further study in a larger population...
  26. doi request reprint Body mass index and risk of suicide among one million US adults
    Kenneth J Mukamal
    Division of General Medicine and Primary Care, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA 02446, USA
    Epidemiology 21:82-6. 2010
    ..Body mass index (BMI) has been linked with both increased and decreased risk of suicide attempts and deaths...