Ruth A Kleinerman

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Radiation dose and subsequent risk for stomach cancer in long-term survivors of cervical cancer
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:922-9. 2013
  2. pmc Sarcomas in hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Clin Sarcoma Res 2:15. 2012
  3. pmc Variation of second cancer risk by family history of retinoblastoma among long-term survivors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:950-7. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of soft tissue sarcomas by individual subtype in survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:24-31. 2007
  5. pmc Cancer risks following diagnostic and therapeutic radiation exposure in children
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:121-5. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of new cancers after radiotherapy in long-term survivors of retinoblastoma: an extended follow-up
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852 7362, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:2272-9. 2005
  7. pmc Radiation-sensitive genetically susceptible pediatric sub-populations
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:S27-31. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported electrical appliance use and risk of adult brain tumors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, Rockville, MD 20852 7238, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:136-46. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer and indoor exposure to coal and biomass in rural China
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:338-44. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint [Influence of menstrual and reproductive factors on the risk of lung cancer]
    Alina V Brenner
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Divison of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, USA
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:590-3. 2004

Detail Information

Publications38

  1. pmc Radiation dose and subsequent risk for stomach cancer in long-term survivors of cervical cancer
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, US Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 86:922-9. 2013
    ..To assess the dose-response relationship for stomach cancer after radiation therapy for cervical cancer...
  2. pmc Sarcomas in hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Clin Sarcoma Res 2:15. 2012
    ..Given the excellent survival of most Rb patients treated in the past, it is important for survivors, their families and health care providers to be aware of the heightened risk for sarcomas in hereditary patients...
  3. pmc Variation of second cancer risk by family history of retinoblastoma among long-term survivors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD, USA
    J Clin Oncol 30:950-7. 2012
    ..To evaluate the risk of second cancer (SC) in long-term survivors of retinoblastoma (Rb) according to classification of germline mutation, based on family history of Rb and laterality...
  4. ncbi request reprint Risk of soft tissue sarcomas by individual subtype in survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:24-31. 2007
    ..Survivors of hereditary retinoblastoma have an increased risk for second malignancies, especially soft tissue sarcomas. However, the risks of individual histologic subtypes of soft tissue sarcomas have not been evaluated...
  5. pmc Cancer risks following diagnostic and therapeutic radiation exposure in children
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, DHHS, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 36:121-5. 2006
    ..Risks of radiation-related cancer are greatest for those exposed early in life, and these risks appear to persist throughout life...
  6. ncbi request reprint Risk of new cancers after radiotherapy in long-term survivors of retinoblastoma: an extended follow-up
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, MD 20852 7362, USA
    J Clin Oncol 23:2272-9. 2005
    ..We have extended the follow-up of a large cohort of Rb patients for 7 more years to provide new information on the risk of additional cancers after radiotherapy in long-term survivors...
  7. pmc Radiation-sensitive genetically susceptible pediatric sub-populations
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 39:S27-31. 2009
    ..Clinicians following these patients should be aware of their increased genetic susceptibility to multiple primary malignancies enhanced by sensitivity to ionizing radiation...
  8. ncbi request reprint Self-reported electrical appliance use and risk of adult brain tumors
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, Rockville, MD 20852 7238, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:136-46. 2005
    ..Overall, results indicate that extremely low frequency electromagnetic fields from commonly used household appliances are unlikely to increase the risk of brain tumors...
  9. ncbi request reprint Lung cancer and indoor exposure to coal and biomass in rural China
    Ruth A Kleinerman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7044, MSC 7238, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Occup Environ Med 44:338-44. 2002
    ..The risk for lung cancer increased relative to the percentage of time that coal was used over the past 30 years (P = 0.02). Our findings suggest that coal may contribute to the risk of lung cancer in this rural area of China...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Influence of menstrual and reproductive factors on the risk of lung cancer]
    Alina V Brenner
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Divison of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, USA
    Zhonghua Liu Xing Bing Xue Za Zhi 25:590-3. 2004
    ..The study is to identify the influence of female hormones on risk of lung cancer...
  11. pmc Cause-specific mortality in long-term survivors of retinoblastoma
    Chu Ling Yu
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20892 7238, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 101:581-91. 2009
    ..Radiotherapy further increases the risk of death. Mortality information is limited among long-term survivors who were irradiated for hereditary retinoblastoma...
  12. pmc Risk of cataract extraction among adult retinoblastoma survivors
    Gabriel Chodick
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 127:1500-4. 2009
    ..To investigate the risk of cataract extraction among adult retinoblastoma survivors...
  13. pmc Analysis of dose response for circulatory disease after radiotherapy for benign disease
    Mark P Little
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Executive Plaza South, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 84:1101-9. 2012
    ..To assess the shape of the dose-response for various circulatory disease endpoints, and modifiers by age and time since exposure...
  14. pmc A reanalysis of curvature in the dose response for cancer and modifications by age at exposure following radiation therapy for benign disease
    Mark P Little
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20852 7238, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 85:451-9. 2013
    ..To assess the shape of the dose response for various cancer endpoints and modifiers by age and time...
  15. ncbi request reprint Second cancers among 104,760 survivors of cervical cancer: evaluation of long-term risk
    Anil K Chaturvedi
    Viral Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7072, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 99:1634-43. 2007
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  16. ncbi request reprint Menstrual and reproductive factors and risk of lung cancer among Chinese women, Eastern Gansu Province, 1994-1998
    Alina V Brenner
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, EPS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    J Epidemiol 13:22-8. 2003
    ..Odds ratios were lower for later ages at menarche (trend, P = 0.015) and later ages at menopause (trend, P = 0.074). Despite limitations, these findings suggest a possible role of hormones in the etiology of lung cancer in females...
  17. ncbi request reprint Tobacco use in adult long-term survivors of retinoblastoma
    Meredith C Foster
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, EPS 7044, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 15:1464-8. 2006
    ..Smoking did not account for the increased risk of lung cancer among hereditary Rb patients, and this may point to an enhanced sensitivity to the carcinogenic effects of tobacco. Adult survivors of Rb should be encouraged to stop smoking...
  18. ncbi request reprint Risk of lung cancer and residential radon in China: pooled results of two studies
    Jay H Lubin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 109:132-7. 2004
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  19. pmc Second cancers after squamous cell carcinoma and adenocarcinoma of the cervix
    Anil K Chaturvedi
    Infections and Immunoepidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Blvd, EPS 7072, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    J Clin Oncol 27:967-73. 2009
    ..We assessed whether these cofactor differences translate into differences in second cancer risk...
  20. ncbi request reprint Cooking oil fumes and risk of lung cancer in women in rural Gansu, China
    Catherine Metayer
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville EPS 7044, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lung Cancer 35:111-7. 2002
    ..09). Women exposed to cooking fumes from rapeseed oil appeared to be at increased risk of lung cancer, and there was some evidence that fumes from linseed oil may have also contributed to the risk...
  21. ncbi request reprint Retinoblastoma incidence patterns in the US Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results program
    Jeannette R Wong
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland
    JAMA Ophthalmol 132:478-83. 2014
    ..In addition, consistent with other cancers, an excess of retinoblastoma diagnosed in boys suggests a potential effect of sex on cancer origin. ..
  22. doi request reprint Historical review of occupational exposures and cancer risks in medical radiation workers
    Martha S Linet
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Radiat Res 174:793-808. 2010
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  23. ncbi request reprint Coronary heart disease after radiotherapy for peptic ulcer disease
    Zhanat A Carr
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, EPS 7038, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys 61:842-50. 2005
    ..To evaluate the risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and cerebrovascular disease after radiotherapy (RT) for peptic ulcer disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cancer screening practices of adult survivors of retinoblastoma at risk of second cancers
    Victoria Sheen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20852, USA
    Cancer 113:434-41. 2008
    ..The aim of the current study was to investigate the pattern of cancer screening behavior in adult retinoblastoma survivors, who are at high risk of developing second cancers...
  25. pmc Stomach cancer risk after treatment for hodgkin lymphoma
    Lindsay M Morton
    Lindsay M Morton, Graça M Dores, Rochelle E Curtis, Ethel S Gilbert, Ruth A Kleinerman, and Joseph F Fraumeni Jr, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD Graça M Dores, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Oklahoma City, OK Charles F Lynch, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA Marilyn Stovall, Susan A Smith, and Rita E Weathers, University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX Per Hall and Magnus Kaijser, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden David C Hodgson and Eric J Holowaty, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Hans H Storm, Danish Cancer Society Michael Andersson, Copenhagen University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark Tom Børge Johannesen and Frøydis Langmark, Cancer Registry of Norway Sophie D Fossa, Oslo University Hospital and University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway Michael Hauptmann, Alexandra W Van den Belt Dusebout, Berthe M Aleman, and Flora E van Leeuwen, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, National Cancer Institute of Milan
    J Clin Oncol 31:3369-77. 2013
    ..Treatment-related stomach cancer is an important cause of morbidity and mortality among the growing number of Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) survivors, but risks associated with specific HL treatments are unclear...
  26. pmc Cancer mortality following radiotherapy for benign gynecologic disorders
    Ritsu Sakata
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 178:266-79. 2012
    ....
  27. doi request reprint Occupational radiation doses to operators performing fluoroscopically-guided procedures
    Kwang Pyo Kim
    Department of Nuclear Engineering, Kyung Hee University, Gyeonggi Do, Republic of Korea
    Health Phys 103:80-99. 2012
    ..Large variations in operator doses suggest that optimizing procedure protocols and proper use of protective devices and shields might reduce occupational radiation dose substantially...
  28. ncbi request reprint Agreement between diary records of time spent outdoors and personal ultraviolet radiation dose measurements
    Gabriel Chodick
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Photochem Photobiol 84:713-8. 2008
    ..g. driving) in which the participant is usually shaded from the sun. Our results demonstrated a significant correlation between diary records of time spent outdoors with objective personal UVR dose measurements...
  29. pmc Patterns of bone sarcomas as a second malignancy in relation to radiotherapy in adulthood and histologic type
    Lindsey C Wu
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, HHMI, 6120 Executive Blvd, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 21:1993-9. 2012
    ..It remains uncertain whether radiation is related to other histologic types of bone sarcomas such as chondrosarcomas that are more common in adulthood...
  30. doi request reprint Occupational radiation doses to operators performing cardiac catheterization procedures
    Kwang Pyo Kim
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Health Phys 94:211-27. 2008
    ..Better standardization of dosimetric methods will facilitate future analyses aimed at determining how well medical radiation workers are being protected...
  31. pmc Analysis of retinoblastoma age incidence data using a fully stochastic cancer model
    Mark P Little
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, DHHS, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20852 7238, USA
    Int J Cancer 130:631-40. 2012
    ..The results strongly suggest that knockout of the two alleles of the RB1 gene is necessary and may be largely sufficient for the development of RB, in support of Knudson's two-hit hypothesis...
  32. ncbi request reprint Uses of dosimetry in radiation epidemiology
    Steven L Simon
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 166:125-7. 2006
  33. ncbi request reprint Feasibility of assessing the carcinogenicity of neutrons among neutron therapy patients
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Radiat Res 157:483-9. 2002
    ....
  34. ncbi request reprint Malignant neoplasms after radiation therapy for peptic ulcer
    Zhanat A Carr
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 157:668-77. 2002
    ..Our excess relative risk per gray estimate of 0.20 at doses <or=10 Gy (95% CI 0, 0.73) is consistent with the estimate of 0.24 (95% CI 0.10, 0.40) obtained from the LSS study with the linear model...
  35. pmc International study of factors affecting human chromosome translocations
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Mutat Res 652:112-21. 2008
    ..Our data provide stable estimates of background TF by age, gender, race, and smoking status and suggest an acceleration of chromosome damage above age 60 and among those with a history of smoking cigarettes...
  36. ncbi request reprint Agreement between contemporaneously recorded and subsequently recalled time spent outdoors: implications for environmental exposure studies
    Gabriel Chodick
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Ann Epidemiol 17:106-11. 2007
    ..The aim of the study is to evaluate the agreement between contemporaneously recorded and subsequently recalled time spent outdoors during 1 week among members of an occupational cohort...
  37. ncbi request reprint Residential radon and lung cancer risk in a high-exposure area of Gansu Province, China
    Zuoyuan Wang
    Laboratory of Industrial Hygiene, Ministry of Public Health, Beijing, China
    Am J Epidemiol 155:554-64. 2002
    ..Adjusting for exposure uncertainties increased estimates by 50%. Results support increased lung cancer risks with indoor radon exposures that may equal or exceed extrapolations based on miner data...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for medullary thyroid carcinoma: a pooled analysis
    Eva Negri
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 13:365-72. 2002
    ..To investigate risk factors for medullary thyroid cancer (MTC)...