R B Hayes

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risks for prostate cancer among blacks and whites in the United States
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:25-34. 1999
  2. pmc Mortality among benzene-exposed workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1349-52. 1996
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary and nutritional factors and pancreatic cancer: a case-control study based on direct interviews
    D T Silverman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1710-9. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to pesticides and pancreatic cancer
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:92-9. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotoxic markers among butadiene polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 21:55-62. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet and nutrition as risk factors for multiple myeloma among blacks and whites in the United States
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-7244, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:117-25. 2001
  7. pmc Indirect validation of benzene exposure assessment by association with benzene poisoning
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1343-7. 1996
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of benzene exposure assessment
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 837:114-21. 1997
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dehydrogenase 3 genotype and risk of oral cavity and pharyngeal cancers
    L C Harty
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7372, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 89:1698-705. 1997
  10. pmc An epidemiologic study of early biologic effects of benzene in Chinese workers
    N Rothman
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1365-70. 1996

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Publications34

  1. ncbi request reprint Dietary factors and risks for prostate cancer among blacks and whites in the United States
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 8:25-34. 1999
    ..A reduction of fat from animal sources in the diet could lead to decreased incidence and mortality rates for prostate cancer, particularly among American blacks...
  2. pmc Mortality among benzene-exposed workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1349-52. 1996
    ..01) and lung cancer (ptrend = 0.01) increased with increasing cumulative exposure to benzene. Investigations continue to relate benzene exposure to specific lymphatic and hematopoietic malignancies and other causes of death...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dietary and nutritional factors and pancreatic cancer: a case-control study based on direct interviews
    D T Silverman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 90:1710-9. 1998
    ..We evaluated whether dietary factors could explain the higher incidence of pancreatic cancer experienced by black Americans compared with white Americans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Occupational exposure to pesticides and pancreatic cancer
    B T Ji
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 39:92-9. 2001
    ..An increased risk of exposure to pesticides for pancreatic cancer has been suggested in a number of epidemiologic studies...
  5. ncbi request reprint Genotoxic markers among butadiene polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Carcinogenesis 21:55-62. 2000
    ..Overall, the study demonstrated exposure to butadiene in these workers, by a variety of short-term and long-term measures, but did not show specific genotoxic effects, at the chromosomal or gene levels, related to that exposure...
  6. ncbi request reprint Diet and nutrition as risk factors for multiple myeloma among blacks and whites in the United States
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892-7244, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:117-25. 2001
    ..In addition, the increasing prevalence of obesity may have contributed to the upward trend in the incidence of multiple myeloma during recent decades...
  7. pmc Indirect validation of benzene exposure assessment by association with benzene poisoning
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1343-7. 1996
    ..Our confidence in the assessment method is supported by the observation of a strong positive trend between benzene poisoning and various measures, especially recent intensity of exposure to benzene...
  8. ncbi request reprint Validation of benzene exposure assessment
    M Dosemeci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 837:114-21. 1997
    ..This sharp trend between benzene hematotoxicity and estimated exposure to benzene indicated that the exposure-estimation method used in this cancer epidemiology study is reliable...
  9. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dehydrogenase 3 genotype and risk of oral cavity and pharyngeal cancers
    L C Harty
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7372, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 89:1698-705. 1997
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  10. pmc An epidemiologic study of early biologic effects of benzene in Chinese workers
    N Rothman
    Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1365-70. 1996
    ....
  11. pmc Clinical features of hematopoietic malignancies and related disorders among benzene-exposed workers in China. Benzene Study Group
    M S Linet
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7368, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 104:1353-64. 1996
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  12. pmc Urinary excretion of phenol, catechol, hydroquinone, and muconic acid by workers occupationally exposed to benzene
    N Rothman
    Occupational Studies Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Occup Environ Med 55:705-11. 1998
    ..To determine if this occurs in humans, benzene metabolites in urine samples collected as part of a cross sectional study of occupationally exposed workers in Shanghai, China were measured...
  13. ncbi request reprint Benzene and lymphohematopoietic malignancies in China
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, U S National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    J Toxicol Environ Health A 61:419-32. 2000
    ..A new study would include expanded data collection for cases of hematopoietic malignancy and related disorders and for an appropriate control series...
  14. ncbi request reprint Mouthwash in the etiology of oral cancer in Puerto Rico
    D M Winn
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, Bethesda, MD 20892 7395, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 12:419-29. 2001
    ..To determine if the risk of cancers of the mouth and pharynx is associated with mouthwash use in Puerto Rico, an area of relatively high risk...
  15. ncbi request reprint Cancer surveillance series: interpreting trends in prostate cancer--part I: Evidence of the effects of screening in recent prostate cancer incidence, mortality, and survival rates
    B F Hankey
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 91:1017-24. 1999
    ..Detailed data are presented for whites because the size of the population allows for calculating statistically reliable rates; however, similar overall trends are seen for African-Americans and other races...
  16. pmc Sexual behaviour, STDs and risks for prostate cancer
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Br J Cancer 82:718-25. 2000
    ..Syphilis, gonorrhoea, sex with prostitutes and unprotected sexual intercourse may be indicators of contact with a sexually transmissible factor that increases the risk of prostate cancer...
  17. pmc Meat consumption and the risk of incident distal colon and rectal adenoma
    L M Ferrucci
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 106:608-16. 2012
    ..Most studies of meat and colorectal adenoma have investigated prevalent events from a single screening, thus limiting our understanding of the role of meat and meat-related exposures in early colorectal carcinogenesis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Benzene poisoning, a risk factor for hematological malignancy, is associated with the NQO1 609C-->T mutation and rapid fractional excretion of chlorzoxazone
    N Rothman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 57:2839-42. 1997
    ..Further evaluation of susceptibility for hematotoxicity and hematological malignancy among workers with a history of occupational exposure to benzene is warranted...
  19. ncbi request reprint Markers for carcinogenicity among butadiene-polymer workers in China
    R B Hayes
    Occupational Epidemology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, EPS 8114, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Chem Biol Interact 135:455-64. 2001
    ..Overall, the study demonstrated exposure to butadiene in these workers, by a variety of short-term and long-term measures, but did not show specific genotoxic effects, at the chromosomal or gene levels, related to that exposure...
  20. ncbi request reprint Family cancer history and susceptibility to oral carcinoma in Puerto Rico
    L M Brown
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7244, USA
    Cancer 92:2102-8. 2001
    ..A heritable component to oral carcinoma risk also has been suggested, although only limited data are available on familial aggregation of this disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Benzene and lymphohematopoietic malignancies in humans
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, U S National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 40:117-26. 2001
    ..S. rubber workers. An epidemiologic investigation in China (NCI/CAPM study) extended quantitative evaluations of cancer risk to a broader range of benzene exposures, particularly at lower levels...
  22. ncbi request reprint Is shorter always better? Relative importance of questionnaire length and cognitive ease on response rates and data quality for two dietary questionnaires
    A F Subar
    Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7344, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 153:404-9. 2001
    ..These data indicated that the shorter FFQ was not better from the perspective of response rate and data quality, and that clarity and ease of administration may compensate for questionnaire length...
  23. pmc Height and risk of prostate cancer in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    J Ahn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20852, USA
    Br J Cancer 101:522-5. 2009
    ..The relationship between prostate cancer and height is uncertain...
  24. ncbi request reprint Serum lycopene, other serum carotenoids, and risk of prostate cancer in US Blacks and Whites
    T M Vogt
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 155:1023-32. 2002
    ..In conclusion, the results, though not statistically significant, suggest that serum lycopene is inversely related to prostate cancer risk in US Blacks and Whites...
  25. ncbi request reprint Evidence of a healthy volunteer effect in the prostate, lung, colorectal, and ovarian cancer screening trial
    P F Pinsky
    Division of Cancer Prevention, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 165:874-81. 2007
    ..Standardized incidence ratios for all cancer were 84 in women and 73 in men, with a large range of standardized incidence ratios observed for specific cancers...
  26. ncbi request reprint Time dependency in human cancer
    R B Hayes
    Division of Cancer Etiology, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    Tumori 75:189-95. 1989
    ..Rather than trying to define exposure-disease relationships as being characterized by a long or a short latency period, it seems more promising to study the temporal sequence of disease development as a multistep process...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mortality among workers exposed to cutting oil mist: update of previous reports
    N Kazerouni
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Ind Med 38:410-6. 2000
    ..The present report describes the mortality experience of these workers followed for mortality through 1980...
  28. pmc Using biomarkers of genetic susceptibility to enhance the study of cancer etiology
    N Rothman
    Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 103:291-5. 1995
    ..Biologic assays are now available to evaluate many of these functions at the DNA and phenotype level and can be readily incorporated into studies of cancer etiology...
  29. pmc Aspirin but not ibuprofen use is associated with reduced risk of prostate cancer: a PLCO study
    F M Shebl
    Department of Human Health and Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Rockville, MD, USA
    Br J Cancer 107:207-14. 2012
    ..Although most epidemiological studies suggest that non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug use is inversely associated with prostate cancer risk, the magnitude and specificity of this association remain unclear...
  30. pmc Tobacco use and sinonasal cancer: a case-control study
    R B Hayes
    Environmental Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892
    Br J Cancer 56:843-6. 1987
    ..The study findings indicate that tobacco use, and in particular recent tobacco use, is associated with the development of squamous cell sinonasal cancer...
  31. ncbi request reprint Collection of genomic DNA from adults in epidemiological studies by buccal cytobrush and mouthwash
    M Garcia-Closas
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7234, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 10:687-96. 2001
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Human herpesvirus 8 seroprevalence among prostate cancer case patients and control subjects
    F J Jenkins
    Department of Pathology, University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Infect Dis 196:208-11. 2007
    ..HHV-8 seroprevalence tended to be lower in patients with prostate cancer than in control subjects, but there was no significant difference in either study. These data imply that HHV-8 is not a major prevalent cause of prostate cancer...
  33. ncbi request reprint Relationship of demographic and clinical factors to free and total prostate-specific antigen
    E P Gelmann
    Lombardi Cancer Center, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007-2197, USA
    Urology 58:561-6. 2001
    ..CONCLUSIONS: Demographic (age and race/ethnicity) and clinical (history of benign prostatic disease) variables had a moderate effect on the measures of PSA and fPSA and very little effect on %fPSA...
  34. ncbi request reprint Risk behaviours and benign prostatic hyperplasia
    D Kang
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Seoul National University College of Medicine, Seoul, South Korea
    BJU Int 93:1241-5. 2004
    ..To identify risk factors for benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH)...