Sean F Altekruse
Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
- Comparison of human papillomavirus genotypes, sexual, and reproductive risk factors of cervical adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma: Northeastern United StatesSean F Altekruse
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:657-63. 2003..We examined human papillomavirus genotypes and sexual and reproductive risk factors for cervical adenocarcinoma and squamous cell carcinoma...
- Obesity as a potential risk factor for adenocarcinomas and squamous cell carcinomas of the uterine cervixJames V Lacey
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20852, USA
Cancer 98:814-21. 2003..Although questions about screening remain, obesity may have a particular influence on the risk of glandular cervical carcinoma...
- Spatial patterns of localized-stage prostate cancer incidence among white and black men in the southeastern United States, 1999-2001Sean F Altekruse
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:1460-7. 2010..In the United States, prostate cancer incidence is higher among black than among white males, with a higher proportion of blacks diagnosed with advanced-stage cancer...
- Outcomes for children and adolescents with cancer: challenges for the twenty-first centuryMalcolm A Smith
Cancer Therapy Evaluation Program, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
J Clin Oncol 28:2625-34. 2010..This report provides an overview of current childhood cancer statistics to facilitate analysis of the impact of past research discoveries on outcome and provide essential information for prioritizing future research directions...
- Enumeration of Escherichia coli cells on chicken carcasses as a potential measure of microbial process control in a random selection of slaughter establishments in the United StatesSean F Altekruse
USDA, Food Safety and Inspection Service, Washington, DC 20250, USA
Appl Environ Microbiol 75:3522-7. 2009..1 CFU/ml had lower overall prevalence of Salmonella and mean log(10) Campylobacter CFU/ml than sample sets with higher means. These findings regarding reductions in E. coli numbers provide insight relevant to microbial process control...
- Hepatocellular carcinoma incidence, mortality, and survival trends in the United States from 1975 to 2005Sean F Altekruse
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, and the Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20892 8316, USA
J Clin Oncol 27:1485-91. 2009..Incidence rates are increasing in the United States. Monitoring incidence, survival, and mortality rates within at-risk populations can facilitate control efforts...
- Histological classification of liver and intrahepatic bile duct cancers in SEER registriesSean F Altekruse
National Cancer Institute, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Rockville, MD, USA
J Registry Manag 38:201-5. 2011..Incomplete histological characterization of hepatocellular carcinomas was noted in this report. It is likely to be explained by guidelines affirming the use of non-invasive diagnostic and treatment procedures for this cancer...
- Socioeconomic status and hepatocellular carcinoma in the United StatesFatma M Shebl
Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1330-5. 2012..While risk is known to vary among different racial and ethnic groups, less is known about the variability of risk within these groups by neighborhood socioeconomic status (SES)...
- Hepatocellular carcinoma confirmation, treatment, and survival in surveillance, epidemiology, and end results registries, 1992-2008Sean F Altekruse
Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
Hepatology 55:476-82. 2012..Additional progress may be possible with continued use of clinical surveillance to follow individuals at risk for HCC, enabling early intervention...
- U.S. geographic distribution of prevaccine era cervical cancer screening, incidence, stage, and mortalityMarie Josèphe Horner
Laboratory for Translational Genomics, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 8717 Grovemont Circle, Gaithersburg, MD 20892, USA
Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 20:591-9. 2011..To define priority areas for prevention efforts, we examined the geographic distribution of cervical cancer screening, incidence, stage, and mortality in the United States, prior to the introduction of HPV-based prevention technologies...