Lisa Gallicchio

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Affiliation: Mercy Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Association between race and physical functioning limitations among breast cancer survivors
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD, 21202, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:1081-8. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Aromatase inhibitor therapy and hair loss among breast cancer survivors
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD, 21202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 142:435-43. 2013
  3. pmc Insulin-like growth factor 1 and musculoskeletal pain among breast cancer patients on aromatase inhibitor therapy and women without a history of cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 139:837-43. 2013
  4. pmc Changes in bone biomarker concentrations and musculoskeletal symptoms among breast cancer patients initiating aromatase inhibitor therapy and women without a history of cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:1959-66. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass, polymorphisms in obesity-related genes, and the risk of developing breast cancer among women with benign breast disease
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 31:95-101. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the risk of developing breast cancer in a population-based prospective cohort study in Washington County, MD
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:211-15. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between gender, social support, and health-related quality of life in a community-based study in Washington County, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:777-86. 2007
  8. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphisms in obesity-related genes and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a prospective cohort study
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:103. 2009
  9. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and the risk of rarer cancers: Design and methods of the Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:10-20. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms in inflammation-related genes and mortality in a community-based cohort in Washington County, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:807-13. 2008

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Publications58

  1. doi request reprint Association between race and physical functioning limitations among breast cancer survivors
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD, 21202, USA
    Support Care Cancer 22:1081-8. 2014
    ..The goal of this study was to examine differences in physical functioning limitations among African-American and white breast cancer survivors...
  2. doi request reprint Aromatase inhibitor therapy and hair loss among breast cancer survivors
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD, 21202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 142:435-43. 2013
    ..Future research should focus on examining these associations in a prospective manner using more detailed and objective measures of hair loss and thinning. ..
  3. pmc Insulin-like growth factor 1 and musculoskeletal pain among breast cancer patients on aromatase inhibitor therapy and women without a history of cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Cancer Res Clin Oncol 139:837-43. 2013
    ..Thus, the goal of this study was to examine whether changes in the insulin-like growth factor (IGF) axis were associated with pain among women initiating AI therapy or a comparison group of women without a history of cancer...
  4. pmc Changes in bone biomarker concentrations and musculoskeletal symptoms among breast cancer patients initiating aromatase inhibitor therapy and women without a history of cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Bone Miner Res 27:1959-66. 2012
    ..Breast cancer patients initiating AI therapy should be assessed and monitored for fracture risk using known clinical risk factors, including bone density, and managed appropriately...
  5. ncbi request reprint Body mass, polymorphisms in obesity-related genes, and the risk of developing breast cancer among women with benign breast disease
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 31:95-101. 2007
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  6. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and the risk of developing breast cancer in a population-based prospective cohort study in Washington County, MD
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Int J Cancer 121:211-15. 2007
    ..Overall, findings from this study indicate that NSAID use is associated with a decrease in breast cancer risk and that the reduction in risk is similar for ER-positive and ER-negative tumors...
  7. ncbi request reprint The relationship between gender, social support, and health-related quality of life in a community-based study in Washington County, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:777-86. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the factors associated with HRQOL, especially levels of social support, and variation by gender...
  8. pmc Single nucleotide polymorphisms in obesity-related genes and all-cause and cause-specific mortality: a prospective cohort study
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    BMC Med Genet 10:103. 2009
    ..We also examined the associations between the SNPs and body mass index (BMI) and change in BMI over time...
  9. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and the risk of rarer cancers: Design and methods of the Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:10-20. 2010
    ..This consortium approach permits estimation of the association between 25(OH)D and several rarer cancers with high accuracy and precision across a wide range of 25(OH)D concentrations...
  10. doi request reprint Single nucleotide polymorphisms in inflammation-related genes and mortality in a community-based cohort in Washington County, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:807-13. 2008
    ..The authors' findings from this community-based prospective cohort study suggest that the selected SNPs are not associated with overall or cause-specific death, although CRP genotypes may be associated with systemic inflammation...
  11. doi request reprint Non-cancer adverse health conditions and perceived health and function among cancer survivors participating in a community-based cohort study in Washington County, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Cancer Surviv 2:12-9. 2008
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  12. pmc Circulating 25-hydroxyvitamin D and risk of kidney cancer: Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:47-57. 2010
    ..The findings from this consortium-based study do not support the hypothesis that vitamin D is inversely associated with the risk of kidney cancer overall or with renal cell carcinoma specifically...
  13. doi request reprint Health outcomes of children born to cosmetologists compared to children of women in other occupations
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Reprod Toxicol 29:361-5. 2010
    ..The findings indicate that cosmetologists are not at increased risk of having a child with medical problems compared to women in other occupations...
  14. pmc Hot flashes and blood pressure in midlife women
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Maturitas 65:69-74. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the associations between hot flashes and blood pressure among women aged 45-54 years who had never used hormone therapy...
  15. doi request reprint Sleep duration and mortality: a systematic review and meta-analysis
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    J Sleep Res 18:148-58. 2009
    ..Our findings indicate that both short sleepers and long sleepers are at increased risk of all-cause mortality. Further research using objective measures of sleep duration is needed to fully characterize these associations...
  16. pmc Polymorphisms in estrogen-metabolizing and estrogen receptor genes and the risk of developing breast cancer among a cohort of women with benign breast disease
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    BMC Cancer 6:173. 2006
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  17. doi request reprint Androgens and musculoskeletal symptoms among breast cancer patients on aromatase inhibitor therapy
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 130:569-77. 2011
    ..Findings from this study suggest that higher DHEAS concentrations are associated with less AI-associated pain and should be further investigated...
  18. ncbi request reprint Flame-broiled food, NAT2 acetylator phenotype, and breast cancer risk among women with benign breast disease
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 99:229-33. 2006
    ..The variation of the association by acetylation phenotype, as determined by the genotypes of selected N-acetyltransferase 2 (NAT2) enzymes, was also examined...
  19. pmc Overview of the Cohort Consortium Vitamin D Pooling Project of Rarer Cancers
    Kathy J Helzlsouer
    Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 172:4-9. 2010
    ..The results of this study have application for the planning and conduct of intervention trials, especially in determining potential risks...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cytochrome gene polymorphisms, serum estrogens, and hot flushes in midlife women
    Kala Visvanathan
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:1372-81. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether genetic polymorphisms in selected cytochrome P450 enzymes (CYPc17alpha, CYP1A1, and CYP1B1), estradiol (E2) levels, and estrone levels were associated with hot flushes...
  21. pmc Race and health-related quality of life in midlife women in Baltimore, Maryland
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, United States
    Maturitas 63:67-72. 2009
    ..Thus, the purpose of this study was to examine this association in the context of a population-based study of Caucasian and African-American women aged 45-54 years...
  22. pmc Genetic polymorphisms, hormone levels, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Chrissy Schilling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Maturitas 57:120-31. 2007
    ..Thus, the objective of this study was to examine whether sex steroid hormone levels and genetic polymorphisms in hormone biosynthesis and degradation enzymes are associated with the risk of hot flashes...
  23. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking, estrogen levels, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Maturitas 53:133-43. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study of bladder cancer risk in relation to active cigarette smoking and household exposure to secondhand cigarette smoke
    Anthony J Alberg
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:660-6. 2007
    ..9, 95% CL: 0.4, 2.3). This study further solidifies the evidence that active smoking is causally associated with bladder cancer. Additional studies are needed to determine whether passive smoking is a risk factor for bladder cancer...
  25. doi request reprint Adverse health outcomes among cosmetologists and noncosmetologists in the Reproductive Outcomes of Salon Employees (ROSE) study
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, The Prevention and Research Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 74:52-61. 2011
    ..Future study needs to be conducted to examine specific chemical exposures in the salon. This will help to provide information required for the development of best occupational safety practices among salon workers...
  26. ncbi request reprint Nonsteroidal antiinflammatory drugs, cyclooxygenase polymorphisms, and the risk of developing breast carcinoma among women with benign breast disease
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Cancer 106:1443-52. 2006
    ..A cohort study was conducted to examine the role of cyclooxygenase (COX) polymorphisms and nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) in the progression of BBD to breast carcinoma...
  27. pmc Alcohol consumption and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a systematic review
    Liwei Chen
    Center for Human Nutrition, Department of International Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Nutr Cancer 61:1-15. 2009
    ..Considered in total, the quantitative summaries of the case-control evidence suggest that heavy alcohol consumption is associated with an increased risk of NPC...
  28. ncbi request reprint Correlates of depressive symptoms among women undergoing the menopausal transition
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Psychosom Res 63:263-8. 2007
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  29. ncbi request reprint Body mass, estrogen levels, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 193:1353-60. 2005
    ..This study was undertaken to determine whether body mass index (BMI) is associated with hot flashes and whether the mechanism by which BMI increases the risk of hot flashes is by lowering estrogen levels...
  30. pmc Cruciferous vegetable consumption and lung cancer risk: a systematic review
    Tram Kim Lam
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Office of Preventive Oncology, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 18:184-95. 2009
    ..We carried out a systematic review to characterize the association between cruciferous vegetable intake and lung cancer risk, with an emphasis on the potential interaction between cruciferous vegetables and GSTM1 and GSTT1 gene variants...
  31. doi request reprint Menstrual cycle abnormalities among cosmetologists: the Reproductive Outcomes in Salon Employees (ROSE) study
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Reprod Sci 17:20-8. 2010
    ..Further studies using detailed salon exposure and work task data in relation to menstrual cycle outcomes should be conducted...
  32. pmc Endogenous hormones, participant characteristics, and symptoms among midlife women
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21202, United States
    Maturitas 59:114-27. 2008
    ..The primary aim of this study was to examine the associations between endogenous hormone levels and symptoms other than hot flashes in a sample of midlife women...
  33. doi request reprint Somatic symptoms among cosmetologists compared to women in other occupations
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 20:605-15. 2011
    ..Thus, the purpose of this study was to determine if cosmetologists of reproductive age are at increased risk of self-reported symptoms compared to women of the same age working in other occupations...
  34. ncbi request reprint Carotenoids and the risk of developing lung cancer: a systematic review
    Lisa Gallicchio
    The Prevention and Research Center, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 88:372-83. 2008
    ..Carotenoids are thought to have anti-cancer properties, but findings from population-based research have been inconsistent...
  35. ncbi request reprint Current alcohol use is associated with a reduced risk of hot flashes in midlife women
    Chrissy Schilling
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, Program in Toxicology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 West Redwood Street, Howard Hall Room 133, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Alcohol Alcohol 40:563-8. 2005
    ..To examine the relation between current alcohol use, estradiol, estrone, and testosterone levels, and hot flashes in midlife women using a case-control study design...
  36. pmc Cigarette smoking, androgen levels, and hot flushes in midlife women
    Chrissy J Cochran
    Division of Reproductive Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 112:1037-44. 2008
    ..To test the hypothesis that cigarette smoking is associated with hot flushes through a mechanism involving androgen levels, progesterone levels, sex hormone-binding globulin levels, or the ratio of androgens to estrogens...
  37. pmc Relations among menopausal symptoms, sleep disturbance and depressive symptoms in midlife
    Jessica P Brown
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Maturitas 62:184-9. 2009
    ..To investigate the relations among hot flashes, other menopausal symptoms, sleep quality and depressive symptoms in midlife women...
  38. ncbi request reprint Profiles of tamoxifen-related side effects by race and smoking status in women with breast cancer
    Min Zhan
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Cancer Detect Prev 31:384-90. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to investigate TAM-related side effects, and determine profiles of side effects by race and by smoking status...
  39. ncbi request reprint Medication use, tamoxifen (TAM), and TAM metabolite concentrations in women with breast cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 660 W Redwood Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Cancer Lett 211:57-67. 2004
    ..This suggests that diuretic or an arthritis/pain medication may affect TAM metabolism...
  40. ncbi request reprint A prospective cohort study of rectal cancer risk in relation to active cigarette smoking and passive smoke exposure
    Craig M Hooker
    Johns Hopkins Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 18:28-35. 2008
    ..The present investigation prospectively examined active cigarette smoking and household passive smoke exposure and the risk of developing rectal cancer...
  41. doi request reprint Cosmetologists and reproductive outcomes
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 113:1018-26. 2009
    ..To test the hypothesis that cosmetologists are at increased risk of poor pregnancy outcomes compared with women of the same age who are not cosmetologists...
  42. ncbi request reprint Type of menopause, patterns of hormone therapy use, and hot flashes
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Fertil Steril 85:1432-40. 2006
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  43. pmc Current alcohol use, hormone levels, and hot flashes in midlife women
    Chrissy Schilling
    Program in Toxicology, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Fertil Steril 87:1483-6. 2007
    ..Current alcohol use is associated with a lower risk of hot flashes through a mechanism that does not include changes in sex steroid hormone levels...
  44. ncbi request reprint Active cigarette smoking, household passive smoke exposure, and the risk of developing pancreatic cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Room E6132, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Prev Med 42:200-5. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to examine the association between active cigarette smoking, household passive smoke exposure, and pancreatic cancer risk using a prospective cohort design...
  45. pmc Reproductive history and hot flashes in perimenopausal women
    Karen Nakano
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 21:433-9. 2012
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the associations between reproductive history variables and midlife hot flashes...
  46. doi request reprint A prospective study of aromatase inhibitor therapy, vitamin D, C-reactive protein and musculoskeletal symptoms
    Kathy J Helzlsouer
    The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, 227 St Paul Place, 6th Floor, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 131:277-85. 2012
    ..AI-associated symptoms were not associated with 25(OH)D or CRP concentrations...
  47. ncbi request reprint Adulthood consumption of preserved and nonpreserved vegetables and the risk of nasopharyngeal carcinoma: a systematic review
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:1125-35. 2006
    ..Further research in high-risk areas to gain insight into the risk associated with preserved vegetables and protection associated with nonpreserved vegetables may advance understanding of NPC and yield clues for prevention...
  48. pmc The association between physical activity and hot flash severity, frequency, and duration in mid-life women
    William A Romani
    Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Am J Hum Biol 21:127-9. 2009
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  49. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and low maternal weight gain in Medicaid-eligible pregnant women
    Jon P Furuno
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:770-7. 2004
    ..This analysis was conducted to examine if cigarette smoking during pregnancy was associated with low maternal weight gain, as defined by the Institute of Medicine's (IOM) recommendations, independent of caloric intake...
  50. doi request reprint Change in Body Mass Index, Weight, and Hot Flashes: A Longitudinal Analysis from the Midlife Women's Health Study
    Lisa Gallicchio
    1 The Prevention and Research Center, The Weinberg Center for Women s Health and Medicine, Mercy Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 23:231-7. 2014
    ..Conclusion: BMI, BMI change, and weight change during midlife were not related to hot flashes in this study. The data suggest that other factors, such as smoking habits, are more important in determining hot flashes risk during midlife. ..
  51. ncbi request reprint Shedding light on serum vitamin D concentrations and the risk of rarer cancers
    Kathy J Helzlsouer
    The Prevention and Research Center, 227 St Paul Place, Baltimore, MD 21202, USA
    Anticancer Agents Med Chem 13:65-9. 2013
    ..Additionally, controversy persists concerning a potential increased risk of pancreatic cancer associated with serum 25OHD levels > 100 nmol/L due to conflicting results reported by two large prospective pooling projects...
  52. ncbi request reprint Fear of cancer among women undergoing hysterectomy for benign conditions
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology, The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 615 N Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychosom Med 67:420-4. 2005
    ..This study examined fear of developing gynecologic cancer among women undergoing hysterectomy for benign conditions...
  53. ncbi request reprint Cigarette smoking and metallothionein expression in invasive breast carcinomas
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 655 W Baltimore St, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Toxicol Lett 152:245-53. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that among specific groups of women, smoking at the time of breast cancer diagnosis may be associated with an increase in breast tissue MT...
  54. ncbi request reprint Association of tamoxifen (TAM) and TAM metabolite concentrations with self-reported side effects of TAM in women with breast cancer
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Breast Cancer Res Treat 85:89-97. 2004
    ..Future studies should assess subgroups of women with specific TAM and TAM metabolite profiles to determine whether alternate, equally effective therapies would decrease their risk of experiencing certain undesirable side effects...
  55. pmc Depressive symptoms and self-reported fast-food intake in midlife women
    Geoffrey B Crawford
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Prev Med 52:254-7. 2011
    ..To examine the association between depressive symptoms and fast-food intake in midlife women...
  56. doi request reprint Daytime sleepiness and sleep duration in long-term cancer survivors and non-cancer controls: results from a registry-based survey study
    Laura P Forsythe
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program, Center for Cancer Training, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892, USA
    Support Care Cancer 20:2425-32. 2012
    ..This study examined differences in daytime sleepiness and sleep duration between long-term cancer survivors and non-cancer controls...
  57. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in burden and depression among informal caregivers of demented elders in the community
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201 1596, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:154-63. 2002
    ..Earlier studies have yielded inconsistent findings regarding gender differences with respect to burden and depression among informal community caregivers of dementia patients...
  58. ncbi request reprint A comparison of household lead exposure assessment methods in an old, urban community
    Lisa Gallicchio
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21201, USA
    Environ Res 89:50-7. 2002
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