Elaine Ron

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Affiliation: National Institutes of Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Cancer risks from medical radiation
    Elaine Ron
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 7048, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Phys 85:47-59. 2003
  2. ncbi Ionizing radiation and cancer risk: evidence from epidemiology
    Elaine Ron
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:232-7; discussion 242-4. 2002
  3. ncbi Studies on the Ozyorsk population: health effects
    N A Koshurnikova
    Epidemiology Laboratory, Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Russian Federation
    Radiat Environ Biophys 41:37-9. 2002
  4. ncbi Male breast cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7362, Bethesda, MD 20892 7362, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:603-5. 2005
  5. ncbi Thyroid cancer incidence among people living in areas contaminated by radiation from the Chernobyl accident
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Phys 93:502-11. 2007
  6. ncbi Let's not relive the past: a review of cancer risk after diagnostic or therapeutic irradiation
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH MS 7238, Room 7048, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:739-44; discussion 751-4. 2002
  7. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in U.S. radiologic technologists
    Michele Morin Doody
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Cancer 106:2707-15. 2006
  8. ncbi Nonmelanoma skin cancer in relation to ionizing radiation exposure among U.S. radiologic technologists
    Shinji Yoshinaga
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 115:828-34. 2005
  9. ncbi Cancer and other causes of mortality among radiologic technologists in the United States
    Aparna K Mohan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    Int J Cancer 103:259-67. 2003
  10. pmc Common genetic variants in sex hormone pathway genes and papillary thyroid cancer risk
    Sara J Schonfeld
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Thyroid 22:151-6. 2012

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Publications65

  1. ncbi Cancer risks from medical radiation
    Elaine Ron
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, EPS 7048, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Phys 85:47-59. 2003
    ....
  2. ncbi Ionizing radiation and cancer risk: evidence from epidemiology
    Elaine Ron
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:232-7; discussion 242-4. 2002
  3. ncbi Studies on the Ozyorsk population: health effects
    N A Koshurnikova
    Epidemiology Laboratory, Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Russian Federation
    Radiat Environ Biophys 41:37-9. 2002
  4. ncbi Male breast cancer incidence among atomic bomb survivors
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, 6120 Executive Blvd, MSC 7362, Bethesda, MD 20892 7362, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:603-5. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi Thyroid cancer incidence among people living in areas contaminated by radiation from the Chernobyl accident
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Health Phys 93:502-11. 2007
    ..Since considerable uncertainties about the long-term health effects from Chernobyl remain, continued follow-up of the exposed populations should provide valuable information...
  6. ncbi Let's not relive the past: a review of cancer risk after diagnostic or therapeutic irradiation
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH MS 7238, Room 7048, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Pediatr Radiol 32:739-44; discussion 751-4. 2002
  7. ncbi Breast cancer incidence in U.S. radiologic technologists
    Michele Morin Doody
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Cancer 106:2707-15. 2006
    ....
  8. ncbi Nonmelanoma skin cancer in relation to ionizing radiation exposure among U.S. radiologic technologists
    Shinji Yoshinaga
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    Int J Cancer 115:828-34. 2005
    ..013 and 0.027, respectively). This study provides some evidence that chronic occupational exposure to IR at low to moderate levels can increase the risk of BCC, and that this risk may be modified by pigmentation characteristics...
  9. ncbi Cancer and other causes of mortality among radiologic technologists in the United States
    Aparna K Mohan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    Int J Cancer 103:259-67. 2003
    ....
  10. pmc Common genetic variants in sex hormone pathway genes and papillary thyroid cancer risk
    Sara J Schonfeld
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Thyroid 22:151-6. 2012
    ..We hypothesized that polymorphic variation in hormone pathway genes is associated with the risk of developing papillary thyroid cancer...
  11. pmc Routine diagnostic X-ray examinations and increased frequency of chromosome translocations among U.S. radiologic technologists
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer Res 68:8825-31. 2008
    ..The slope estimate was consistent with expectation based on cytogenetic experience and atomic bomb survivor data...
  12. pmc Diabetes and thyroid cancer risk in the National Institutes of Health-AARP Diet and Health Study
    Briseis Aschebrook-Kilfoy
    Occupational and Environmental Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Rockville, Maryland 20892, USA
    Thyroid 21:957-63. 2011
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  13. ncbi Lung cancer risk among US radiologic technologists, 1983-1998
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, NCI, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:2481-6. 2006
    ..Overall, we find very limited evidence that chronic low-to-moderate dose occupational exposure increased lung cancer risk in the US Radiologic Technologist cohort...
  14. ncbi The mortality risk of smoking and obesity combined
    D Michal Freedman
    National Cancer Institute, Division of Epidemiology and Genetics, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:355-62. 2006
    ..This nationwide, prospective mortality study of U.S. radiologic technologists was designed to evaluate the combined mortality risks of obesity and smoking...
  15. pmc Increased frequency of chromosome translocations associated with diagnostic x-ray examinations
    Parveen Bhatti
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Radiat Res 170:149-55. 2008
    ..002 to 0.013; P = 0.01). Chromosome damage has been linked with elevated cancer risk, and we found that cumulative radiation exposure from medical X-ray examinations was associated with increased numbers of chromosome translocations...
  16. pmc Nonradiation risk factors for thyroid cancer in the US Radiologic Technologists Study
    Cari L Meinhold
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:242-52. 2010
    ..Consistent with prior studies, obesity and benign thyroid conditions increased and current smoking decreased the risk of thyroid cancer. The novel findings for benign breast disease and asthma warrant further investigation...
  17. pmc Comparison of second cancer risks from brachytherapy and external beam therapy after uterine corpus cancer
    Stefan Lonn
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 19:464-74. 2010
    ..Adjuvant radiotherapy is common for uterine corpus cancer patients, yet the long-term carcinogenic effects of different types of radiotherapy have not been studied adequately...
  18. pmc Proportion of second cancers attributable to radiotherapy treatment in adults: a cohort study in the US SEER cancer registries
    Amy Berrington de Gonzalez
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Lancet Oncol 12:353-60. 2011
    ..We aimed to estimate the proportion of second cancers attributable to radiotherapy in adults with data from the US Surveillance, Epidemiology and End Results (SEER) cancer registries...
  19. ncbi Cancer risks among radiologists and radiologic technologists: review of epidemiologic studies
    Shinji Yoshinaga
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Radiology 233:313-21. 2004
    ....
  20. ncbi Cancer incidence in the US radiologic technologists health study, 1983-1998
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Cancer 97:3080-9. 2003
    ..However, characterizing risk at low doses requires large populations and ideally should include a large proportion of women, both of which rarely are available...
  21. ncbi A reanalysis of thyroid neoplasms in the Israeli tinea capitis study accounting for dose uncertainties
    Jay H Lubin
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Radiat Res 161:359-68. 2004
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  22. ncbi Dosimetry for epidemiological studies: learning from the past, looking to the future
    Steven L Simon
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, USA
    Radiat Res 166:313-8. 2006
  23. pmc Thyroid cancer rates and 131I doses from Nevada atmospheric nuclear bomb tests: an update
    Ethel S Gilbert
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Radiat Res 173:659-64. 2010
    ..Nevertheless, the study adds support for an increased risk of thyroid cancer due to fallout, although the data are inadequate to quantify it...
  24. pmc A pooled analysis of thyroid cancer incidence following radiotherapy for childhood cancer
    Lene H S Veiga
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Radiat Res 178:365-76. 2012
    ..Gender and number of treatments did not modify radiation effects. Thyroid cancer risks remained elevated many decades following radiotherapy, highlighting the need for continued follow up of childhood cancer survivors...
  25. pmc Association between benign thyroid and endocrine disorders and subsequent risk of thyroid cancer among 4.5 million U.S. male veterans
    Sanjeeve Balasubramaniam
    Cancer Prevention Fellowship Program and Medical Oncology Branch, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20902, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 97:2661-9. 2012
    ..5 million male veterans admitted to U.S. Veterans Affairs hospitals between July 1, 1969, and September 30, 1996...
  26. pmc Thyroid nodules, polymorphic variants in DNA repair and RET-related genes, and interaction with ionizing radiation exposure from nuclear tests in Kazakhstan
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Radiat Res 171:77-88. 2009
    ..Other pathways such as genes in double-strand break repair, apoptosis and genes related to proliferation should also be pursued...
  27. pmc Risk of radiation-related salivary gland carcinomas among survivors of Hodgkin lymphoma: a population-based analysis
    Houda Boukheris
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Cancer 113:3153-9. 2008
    ..Radiotherapy for Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) increases the risk of salivary gland carcinomas (SGC). To the authors' knowledge, however, the magnitude of the risk has not been assessed to date...
  28. pmc I-131 dose response for incident thyroid cancers in Ukraine related to the Chornobyl accident
    Alina V Brenner
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 119:933-9. 2011
    ..Current knowledge about Chornobyl-related thyroid cancer risks comes from ecological studies based on grouped doses, case-control studies, and studies of prevalent cancers...
  29. pmc Early life exposure to diagnostic radiation and ultrasound scans and risk of childhood cancer: case-control study
    Preetha Rajaraman
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    BMJ 342:d472. 2011
    ..To examine childhood cancer risks associated with exposure to diagnostic radiation and ultrasound scans in utero and in early infancy (age 0-100 days)...
  30. pmc Subclinical hypothyroidism after radioiodine exposure: Ukrainian-American cohort study of thyroid cancer and other thyroid diseases after the Chornobyl accident (1998-2000)
    Evgenia Ostroumova
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 117:745-50. 2009
    ..Hypothyroidism is the most common thyroid abnormality in patients treated with high doses of iodine-131 (131I). Data on risk of hypothyroidism from low to moderate 131I thyroid doses are limited and inconsistent...
  31. ncbi Randomized trial of financial incentives and delivery methods for improving response to a mailed questionnaire
    Michele Morin Doody
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 157:643-51. 2003
    ..07). A 1.00 US dollar bill, chosen instead of the 2.00 US dollars bill because of substantially lower overall cost and sent by first-class mail to the remaining 42,717 nonresponders, increased response from 64% to 72%...
  32. ncbi 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. doi Non-malignant thyroid diseases after a wide range of radiation exposures
    Elaine Ron
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, Maryland 20892, USA
    Radiat Res 174:877-88. 2010
    ..The effects of radiation on functional thyroid diseases are less clear, partly due to the greater difficulties encountered in studying these diseases...
  34. ncbi Thyroid cancer after exposure to external radiation: a pooled analysis of seven studies
    Elaine Ron
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    Radiat Res 178:AV43-60. 2012
    ..The thyroid gland in children has one of the highest risk coefficients of any organ and is the only tissue with convincing evidence for risk at about 0.10 Gy...
  35. ncbi Excess lifetime cancer mortality risk attributable to radiation exposure from computed tomography examinations in children
    Gabriel Chodick
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Isr Med Assoc J 9:584-7. 2007
    ..The major drawback of this important technology is the exposure to ionizing radiation, especially among children who have increased organ radiosensitivity and a long lifetime to potentially develop radiation-related cancer...
  36. ncbi Radiation risks from pediatric computed tomography scanning
    Gabriel Chodick
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Pediatr Endocrinol Rev 7:29-36. 2009
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  37. pmc Prospective study of body mass index, physical activity and thyroid cancer
    Michael F Leitzmann
    Nutritional Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
    Int J Cancer 126:2947-56. 2010
    ..Based on only 15 cases, adiposity was unrelated to medullary thyroid cancers. Physical activity was unrelated to total thyroid cancer...
  38. ncbi Cosmic radiation exposure and cancer risk among flight crew
    Alice J Sigurdson
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 7238, USA
    Cancer Invest 22:743-61. 2004
    ..To respond responsibly to the real and perceived risks associated with flying, more extensive data are needed, but special efforts should be considered to ensure new projects can genuinely add to our current knowledge...
  39. ncbi The utilization of pediatric computed tomography in a large Israeli Health Maintenance Organization
    Gabriel Chodick
    Maccabi Healthcare Services, 27 Ha Mered Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
    Pediatr Radiol 36:485-90. 2006
    ..Concern has been raised about the potential risks related to radiation exposure from CT scans, particularly among children. However, to date, there are few data available describing the magnitude of pediatric CT utilization...
  40. ncbi 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
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  41. ncbi Risk of subsequent cancer following breast cancer in men
    Anssi Auvinen
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7362, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1330-2. 2002
    ..We conclude that men diagnosed with breast cancer are at high risk of contralateral breast cancer...
  42. pmc Common genetic variants related to genomic integrity and risk of papillary thyroid cancer
    Gila Neta
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health DHHS, 6120 Executive Boulevard, Rockville, MD 20852 7244, USA
    Carcinogenesis 32:1231-7. 2011
    ..01, including HUS1, ALKBH3, HDAC4, BAK1, FAF1_CDKN2C, DACT3 and FZD6. Our results suggest a possible role of genes involved in maintenance of genomic integrity in relation to risk of PTC...
  43. pmc Similar prevalence of founder BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutations among Ashkenazi and non-Ashkenazi men with breast cancer: evidence from 261 cases in Israel, 1976-1999
    Gabriel Chodick
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Eur J Med Genet 51:141-7. 2008
    ..8%) and non-Ashkenazi Jews (9.1%). The combined prevalence of BRCA1/BRCA2 founder mutations among Ashkenazi Jewish men is slightly higher than for women, due to a higher frequency of BRCA2 mutations...
  44. ncbi Thyroid cancer and multiple primary tumors in the SEER cancer registries
    Cécile M Ronckers
    Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, NIH, DHHS, Bethesda, MD 20892 7238, USA
    Int J Cancer 117:281-8. 2005
    ....
  45. ncbi Breast cancer mortality among female radiologic technologists in the United States
    Aparna K Mohan
    Division of Cancer Epidemiology and Genetics, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD 20892 7244, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:943-8. 2002
    ..The high risks of breast cancer mortality for women exposed to occupational radiation prior to 1950 and the subsequent decline in risk are consistent with the dramatic reduction in recommended radiation exposure limits over time...
  46. ncbi Tumors of the nervous system and pituitary gland associated with atomic bomb radiation exposure
    Dale L Preston
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Hiroshima, Japan
    J Natl Cancer Inst 94:1555-63. 2002
    ..The risk of developing nervous system tumors following exposure to ionizing radiation is not well quantified. We characterized the incidence of nervous system tumors among atomic bomb survivors as a function of radiation dose...
  47. ncbi Familial concordance of thyroid and other head and neck tumors in an irradiated cohort: analysis of contributing factors
    Munther S Momani
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 89:2185-91. 2004
    ..There is no reason to alter the evaluation or treatment of thyroid cancer in an irradiated patient based on whether another member of the family has radiation-related tumors...
  48. ncbi Thyroid cancer pooled analysis from 14 case-control studies: what have we learned?
    Susan Preston-Martin
    Norris Comprehensive Cancer Center, School of Medicine, Department of Preventive Medicine, University of Southern California, 1441 Eastlake Avenue, M S 44, Los Angeles, CA 90033 0800, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:787-9. 2003
  49. ncbi A pooled analysis of case-control studies of thyroid cancer: cigarette smoking and consumption of alcohol, coffee, and tea
    Wendy J Mack
    Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90089, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 14:773-85. 2003
    ..To analyze the role of smoking, alcohol, coffee and tea in relation to thyroid cancer, we conducted a pooled analysis of 14 case-control studies conducted in the United States, Europe, and Asia...
  50. pmc Cancer risks attributable to low doses of ionizing radiation: assessing what we really know
    David J Brenner
    Center for Radiological Research, Columbia University, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 100:13761-6. 2003
    ..This linearity assumption is not necessarily the most conservative approach, and it is likely that it will result in an underestimate of some radiation-induced cancer risks and an overestimate of others...
  51. ncbi A pooled analysis of case-control studies of thyroid cancer. VII. Cruciferous and other vegetables (International)
    Cristina Bosetti
    Istituto di Ricerche Farmacologiche Mario Negri, Milan, Italy
    Cancer Causes Control 13:765-75. 2002
    ..To investigate the association between cruciferous and other vegetables and thyroid cancer risk we systematically reanalyzed the original data from 11 case-control studies conducted in the US, Asia, and Europe...
  52. ncbi Multiple neoplasms in an irradiated cohort: pattern of occurrence and relationship to thyroid cancer outcome
    Dan Mihailescu
    Section of Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Illinois College of Medicine, 1819 West Polk Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:3236-41. 2002
    ..In summary, we demonstrated an excess of concordance of radiation-related neoplasms that could be explained by known risk factors, and we found that thyroid cancer behavior was not related to the occurrence of multiple tumors...
  53. ncbi 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)...
  54. ncbi Clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of first primary tumors of the central nervous system and related organs among atomic bomb survivors in Hiroshima and Nagasaki, 1958-1995
    Shuji Yonehara
    Department of Pathology and Research Laboratory, Welfare Association Onomichi General Hospital, Japan
    Cancer 101:1644-54. 2004
    ..The objective of the current study was to evaluate clinical and epidemiologic characteristics of first primary tumors of the CNS and the pituitary gland in this cohort and to compare them with characteristics among other populations...
  55. ncbi Histologic characteristics of skin cancer in Hiroshima and Nagasaki: background incidence and radiation effects
    Masao Kishikawa
    Nagasaki Institute for Diagnostic Pathology, Isahaya, Japan
    Int J Cancer 117:363-9. 2005
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  56. ncbi Prostate radiotherapy is associated with second cancers in many organs, not just the colorectum
    David J Brenner
    Gastroenterology 129:773-4; author reply 774-5. 2005
  57. doi Lung, liver and bone cancer mortality in Mayak workers
    Mikhail E Sokolnikov
    Southern Urals Biophysics Institute, Ozyorsk, Chelyabinsk Region, Russian Federation
    Int J Cancer 123:905-11. 2008
    ..These results will play an important role in plutonium risk assessment...
  58. ncbi A cohort study of thyroid cancer and other thyroid diseases after the Chornobyl accident: dose-response analysis of thyroid follicular adenomas detected during first screening in Ukraine (1998-2000)
    Lydia B Zablotska
    Department of Epidemiology, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 167:305-12. 2008
    ..Compared with results from other studies, this estimate is somewhat smaller, but confidence intervals overlap, suggesting compatibility...
  59. ncbi Childhood cancer--treatment at a cost
    Elaine Ron
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:1510-1. 2006
  60. ncbi A cohort study of thyroid cancer and other thyroid diseases after the chornobyl accident: thyroid cancer in Ukraine detected during first screening
    Mykola D Tronko
    Institute of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Kyiv, Ukraine
    J Natl Cancer Inst 98:897-903. 2006
    ..Here we report the results of the first cohort study of thyroid cancer among those exposed as children and adolescents following the Chornobyl accident...
  61. ncbi Dose reconstruction for therapeutic and diagnostic radiation exposures: use in epidemiological studies
    Marilyn Stovall
    Department of Radiation Physics, The University of Texas M D Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA
    Radiat Res 166:141-57. 2006
    ..We describe and compare these methods of dose estimation and discuss uncertainties in estimated organ doses and potential for future improvement. Seven epidemiological studies are discussed to illustrate the methods...
  62. ncbi Cancer consequences of the Chernobyl accident: 20 years on
    Elisabeth Cardis
    International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69372 Lyon Cedex 08, France
    J Radiol Prot 26:127-40. 2006
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  63. ncbi Proliferative activity of human thyroid cells in various age groups and its correlation with the risk of thyroid cancer after radiation exposure
    Ali G Saad
    Department of Pathology, University of Cincinnati, 231 Albert Sabin Way, P O Box 670529, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0529, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 91:2672-7. 2006
    ..One of the factors responsible for this phenomenon may be more rapid cell proliferation in children...
  64. pmc Acoustic neuromas following childhood radiation treatment for benign conditions of the head and neck
    Arthur B Schneider
    University of Illinois College of Medicine, Section of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neuro Oncol 10:73-8. 2008
    ..Any symptoms of an acoustic neuroma in a patient with a history of radiation to the head and neck area should be investigated carefully, and the threshold for employing imaging should be lowered...
  65. ncbi Thyroid cancer and employment as a radiologic technologist
    Erik W Zabel
    Division of Environmental Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Int J Cancer 119:1940-5. 2006
    ..04, 95% CI = 1.01-10.78). These data provide modest evidence of an association between employment as a radiologic technologist and thyroid cancer risk; however, the findings require confirmation with more accurate exposure models...