G D Friedman

Summary

Affiliation: Kaiser Permanente
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibiotics and risk of breast cancer: up to 9 years of follow-up of 2.1 million women
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2102-6. 2006
  2. pmc Epidemiologic evaluation of pharmaceuticals with limited evidence of carcinogenicity
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:2173-8. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcosis: the 1981-2000 epidemic
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Mycoses 48:122-5. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Early symptoms of ovarian cancer: a case-control study without recall bias
    Gary D Friedman
    The Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Fam Pract 22:548-53. 2005
  5. pmc Pharmaceuticals that cause mammary gland tumors in animals: findings in women
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 116:187-94. 2009
  6. pmc Screening pharmaceuticals for possible carcinogenic effects: initial positive results for drugs not previously screened
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1821-35. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening statins for possible carcinogenic risk: up to 9 years of follow-up of 361,859 recipients
    Gary D Friedman
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:27-36. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Barbiturates and lung cancer: a re-evaluation
    G D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 28:375-9. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigar smoking on the risk of cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer in men
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1773-80. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening prescription drugs for possible carcinogenicity: eleven to fifteen years of follow-up
    J V Selby
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611
    Cancer Res 49:5736-47. 1989

Detail Information

Publications41

  1. ncbi request reprint Antibiotics and risk of breast cancer: up to 9 years of follow-up of 2.1 million women
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:2102-6. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Epidemiologic evaluation of pharmaceuticals with limited evidence of carcinogenicity
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Cancer 125:2173-8. 2009
    ..Although not definitive, these findings should be considered in the evaluations of these pharmaceuticals...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cryptococcosis: the 1981-2000 epidemic
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Mycoses 48:122-5. 2005
    ..Thus, cryptococcosis incidence increased markedly in men early in the AIDS epidemic, and began to decrease in both male and female HIV-positive patients well before highly active antiretroviral therapy became available...
  4. ncbi request reprint Early symptoms of ovarian cancer: a case-control study without recall bias
    Gary D Friedman
    The Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Fam Pract 22:548-53. 2005
    ..Ovarian cancer is usually diagnosed after it has spread and is difficult to cure. Previous attempts to identify early symptoms have either lacked a control group or have been based on interviews of cases, with possible recall bias...
  5. pmc Pharmaceuticals that cause mammary gland tumors in animals: findings in women
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 116:187-94. 2009
    ..Although inconclusive, our findings suggest a need for more research on furosemide and griseofulvin...
  6. pmc Screening pharmaceuticals for possible carcinogenic effects: initial positive results for drugs not previously screened
    Gary D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 20:1821-35. 2009
    ..To screen commonly used prescription drugs for possible carcinogenic effects...
  7. ncbi request reprint Screening statins for possible carcinogenic risk: up to 9 years of follow-up of 361,859 recipients
    Gary D Friedman
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:27-36. 2008
    ..Determine the risk of cancer in statin users...
  8. ncbi request reprint Barbiturates and lung cancer: a re-evaluation
    G D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 28:375-9. 1999
    ..Sixteen more years of follow-up have accumulated permitting a more detailed evaluation of this association...
  9. ncbi request reprint Effect of cigar smoking on the risk of cardiovascular disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, and cancer in men
    C Iribarren
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    N Engl J Med 340:1773-80. 1999
    ..However, unlike the relation between cigarette smoking and cardiovascular disease, the association between cigar smoking and cardiovascular disease has not been clearly established...
  10. ncbi request reprint Screening prescription drugs for possible carcinogenicity: eleven to fifteen years of follow-up
    J V Selby
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611
    Cancer Res 49:5736-47. 1989
    ..However, for less frequently prescribed medications, our power to detect moderate increases in cancer risk was quite low...
  11. ncbi request reprint Barbiturates, smoking, and bladder cancer risk
    L A Habel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:1049-50. 1998
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  12. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma subtypes
    L J Herrinton
    Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 7:25-8. 1998
    ..These results give limited evidence for a relationship between smoking and the risk of follicular lymphoma...
  13. pmc Exposure to environmental tobacco smoke: association with personal characteristics and self reported health conditions
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, California 94611, USA
    J Epidemiol Community Health 55:721-8. 2001
    ..To examine the association between exposure to environmental tobacco smoke (ETS) and demographic, lifestyle, occupational characteristics and self reported health conditions...
  14. ncbi request reprint Methylphenidate use in children and risk of cancer at 18 sites: results of surveillance analyses
    Nina Oestreicher
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 16:1268-72. 2007
    ..A recent report linked methylphenidate (MPH) use in children to cytologic abnormalities in plasma lymphocytes, a possible cancer biomarker. The purpose of this study was to investigate the association of MPH use and childhood cancer risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Risk of hemorrhagic stroke in Asian American ethnic groups
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 25:26-31. 2005
    ..6 (1.1-2.3, p = 0.01), due substantially to increased risks of SAH in Japanese people and ICH in Filipinos. These data mandate emphasis upon preventive measures in these groups...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of exposure to environmental tobacco smoke and risk of first ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack
    Carlos Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 23:38-44. 2004
    ..Although potentially important confounders (such as dietary habits) were not included in the analysis, high-level ETS exposure at home was independently associated with increased risk of first ischemic stroke among never-smoking women...
  17. ncbi request reprint Association of basal cell skin cancers with other cancers (United States)
    G D Friedman
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 11:891-7. 2000
    ..Persons with basal cell skin cancer (BCSC) have shown increased risk of developing cancer at several other sites...
  18. ncbi request reprint Body size, age at shaving initiation, and prostate cancer in a large, multiracial cohort
    L A Habel
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Prostate 43:136-43. 2000
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  19. doi request reprint Alcohol consumption and risk of hematologic malignancies
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, CA 94610, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 19:746-53. 2009
    ..Limited data suggest that alcohol drinking may have an inverse relation to risk of non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL). Prospective data about alcohol, NHL, and other hematologic malignancies (HM) are sparse...
  20. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and risk of hemorrhagic stroke
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 21:115-22. 2002
    ..Beverage choice (wine, beer, and liquor) was not independently related. We conclude that only heavy drinking is weakly related to increased HS risk and that light drinking need not be proscribed with respect to HS risk...
  21. pmc Association of prediagnostic serum vitamin D levels with the development of basal cell carcinoma
    Maryam M Asgari
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, California, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 130:1438-43. 2010
    ..11). Our findings suggest that higher prediagnostic serum 25(OH)D levels may be associated with increased risk of subsequent BCC. Further studies to evaluate the effect of sun exposure on BCC and serum 25(OH)D levels may be warranted...
  22. pmc Systolic blood pressure and mortality in prevalent haemodialysis patients in the HEMO study
    T I Chang
    Division of Nephrology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Palo Alto, CA 94304, USA
    J Hum Hypertens 25:98-105. 2011
    ..Randomized clinical trials are needed to define optimal blood pressure targets in the haemodialysis population...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cohort study of thyroid cancer in a San Francisco Bay area population
    C Iribarren
    Kaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Int J Cancer 93:745-50. 2001
    ..These results provide further evidence for a role of female gender, radiation, goiter, Asian race, high educational attainment and family history of thyroid disease in the etiology of thyroid cancer...
  24. ncbi request reprint Concomitant medication use in postmenopausal women using estrogen therapy
    R Small
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California 94611-5714, USA
    Menopause 8:120-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Greater use of certain prescription medications by estrogen users than by nonusers should be considered in studying the health effects of estrogen replacement therapy...
  25. pmc Potential risk factors for cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma include oral contraceptives: results of a nested case-control study
    Maryam M Asgari
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:427-42. 2010
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  26. pmc Statin use and risk of basal cell carcinoma
    Maryam M Asgari
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 61:66-72. 2009
    ..We examined the association between statin use and basal cell carcinoma (BCC) risk...
  27. ncbi request reprint Wine, liquor, beer and risk of breast cancer in a large population
    Yan Li
    Oncology Department, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Eur J Cancer 45:843-50. 2009
    ..We conclude that with a threshold below 1-2 drinks daily, a hormone-related mechanism mediates a relation of alcohol drinking to an increased BrCa risk...
  28. pmc Association between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug use and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma
    Maryam M Asgari
    Division of Research, Kaiser Permanente Northern California, 2000 Broadway, Oakland, CA 94612, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:388-95. 2010
    ..To examine the association between nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (NSAID) use and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)...
  29. doi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection and development of pancreatic cancer
    Catherine de Martel
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, 300 Pasteur Road, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 17:1188-94. 2008
    ..Infection with Helicobacter pylori is an established risk factor for gastric cancer. Results from two studies suggest that it may also be a risk factor for pancreatic cancer...
  30. ncbi request reprint Alcohol drinking and risk of hospitalization for heart failure with and without associated coronary artery disease
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 96:346-51. 2005
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  31. ncbi request reprint Sequelae of systemic hypertension in alcohol abstainers, light drinkers, and heavy drinkers
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Department of Cardiology, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 98:1063-8. 2006
    ..In conclusion, the data indicate that the risks of hypertension are similar regardless of the amount of alcohol consumption...
  32. ncbi request reprint Short-term chloral hydrate administration and cancer in humans
    Tmirah Haselkorn
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
    Drug Saf 29:67-77. 2006
    ..Chloral hydrate, used as a hypnosedative in adults and children, has been shown to be genotoxic and carcinogenic in animal studies. We investigated the potential causal association between chloral hydrate exposure and cancer risk in humans...
  33. ncbi request reprint Wine, liquor, beer, and mortality
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Center, Oakland, CA 94611, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 158:585-95. 2003
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  34. ncbi request reprint Helicobacter pylori infection and the risk of development of esophageal adenocarcinoma
    Catherine de Martel
    Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305 5405, USA
    J Infect Dis 191:761-7. 2005
    ..An increase in the incidence of esophageal adenocarcinoma has coincided with a decrease in the prevalence of Helicobacter pylori infection. Whether these 2 phenomena are associated is unknown...
  35. ncbi request reprint Risk of subsequent cancer following invasive or in situ squamous cell skin cancer
    Jimmy Thomas Efird
    Division of Epidemiology, Department of Health Research and Policy, Stanford School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305 5405, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 12:469-75. 2002
    ..Determine the risk of subsequent cancer following squamous cell skin cancer...
  36. ncbi request reprint C-reactive protein, Helicobacter pylori, Chlamydia pneumoniae, cytomegalovirus and risk for myocardial infarction
    Heidi L Witherell
    Department of Medicine, Stanford University School of Medicine, CA 94305, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 13:170-7. 2003
    ..C-reactive protein (CRP), Chlamydia pneumonia, Helicobacter pylori, and cytomegalovirus (CMV) have each been associated with atherosclerosis. We assessed how infection and CRP related to risk for subsequent myocardial infarction (MI)...
  37. doi request reprint The confounded relation of coffee drinking to coronary artery disease
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:825-7. 2008
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  38. ncbi request reprint Coffee, cirrhosis, and transaminase enzymes
    Arthur L Klatsky
    Division of Research, Department of Medicine, Kaiser Permanente Medical Care Program, Oakland, Calif 94611, USA
    Arch Intern Med 166:1190-5. 2006
    ..A minority of persons at risk develop liver cirrhosis, but knowledge of risk modulators is sparse. Several reports suggest that coffee drinking is associated with lower cirrhosis risk...
  39. ncbi request reprint Smoking and cryptococcosis in AIDS patients
    Gary D Friedman
    Mycoses 49:68-9. 2006
  40. doi request reprint Erratum: Screening statins for possible carcinogenic risk: up to 9 years of follow-up of 361 859 recipients
    Gary D Friedman
    Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 17:751. 2008
  41. ncbi request reprint The risk for malignant primary adult-onset glioma in a large, multiethnic, managed-care cohort: cigarette smoking and other lifestyle behaviors
    Jimmy T Efird
    John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Neurooncol 68:57-69. 2004
    ..To determine the risk for malignant primary adult-onset glioma (MPAG) associated with cigarette smoking and other lifestyle behaviors in a large, multiethnic, managed-care cohort...